What Everyday Items Do We Have Because Of NASA? Good QuestionFifty years ago this week, American astronauts landed on the moon. That huge leap came about due to incredible advances in technology created by NASA.
How Many Minnesotans Actually Have A Cabin?Anyone who heads “Up North” on Friday afternoon knows it can feel like every Minnesota has a cabin. But, how many actually do? Good Question.
How Does The Population Grow So Quickly?Over the past 30 years, almost three billion people have been added to Earth. Another two billion are expected in the next 30.
How Common Are Earthquakes In Minnesota?Forty-four years ago to the day, Minnesota had its strongest recorded earthquake.
When Do Americans Retire?A new AP survey finds almost a quarter of Americans say they'll never retire. For some, that's by choice. For others, it's an economic necessity.
How Did Red, White & Blue Become America’s Colors?They are the colors of Captain America, the Minnesota Twins and every balloon animal made to celebrate the Fourth of July.
Why Is The Sport Called Golf? And More Golf Good QuestionsThe 3M Open tournament officially starts Thursday at TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, but the players and fans are already out on the course for the practice rounds.
Where Exactly Is 'Up North' In Minnesota?This week, Minnesotans will head to cabins, resorts and campsites up north. For some, that place is more than a spot on the map.
How Much Do Students Lose During The 'Summer Slide'?Parents and kids feel pressure each summer in balancing play and education. Research shows kids lose some learning when they're away from school.
What Is Minnesota's LGBTQ History?Many pieces of it are housed in the University of Minnesota's Tretter Collection, the largest LGBTQ collection in the Upper Midwest. It holds thousands of boxes of history dating back decades.
Why Do Some People Like Spicy Foods & Not Others?Minnesota foods have centered traditionally around Norwegian or German traditions that have tended to be more bland. There’s an old Ole and Lena joke that ketchup is a spice in Minnesota.
What Is Proper Flag Etiquette?The American Legion explains the etiquette and reminds people the code is not an enforceable law, but rather a suggested set of guidelines.
Why Are There So Few Female CEOs?When she took over the reins at Best Buy on Tuesday, Corrie Barry became the 34th woman currently running a Fortune 500 company. That means women now make up slightly less than 7% of Fortune 500 CEOs. So, why are there so few? Good Question.
What Makes Up Plant-Based Meat Substitutes?Both Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods have stated goals of trying to get people to eat more plants than animal meat, but when it comes to nutritional differences, there's still debate about which is better.
How Do Courts Determine Felony Sentences?Mohamed Noor will be back in court Friday morning when a judge will give him his sentence for fatally shooting Justine Ruszczyk Damond in 2017. So, how do courts determine these felony sentences? Good Question.