What are the largest constellations?

Modern astronomers break the sky into 88 designated star groups known as constellations. Here’s a quick breakdown of the five largest. Constellations are typically measured in square degrees of the night sky; for comparison, a full moon covers about 0.2…

Why did Apple remove the headphone jack?

Apple’s position is that the headphone jack is an old technology, and that its removal allows the company to produce better phones with more features. Specifically, the removal of the headphone jack allows Apple engineers to do more with the…

Can you ever really be friends with an ex?

Yes, you can be friends with an ex. Whether or not that's a good idea depends on your personality, your ex's personality, the nature of your relationship, and a host of other factors. For many people, the idea of staying…

Does any country own the moon?

Not officially. While the United States planted a flag on the moon, the astronauts' intention wasn’t to claim ownership, and there’s actually an international treaty that forbids any country from claiming the moon (or other celestial bodies) as its own…

Is cereal a soup?

Much like the question of whether or not a hot dog is a sandwich (it isn’t, really), the answer here depends on how you define the terms. Here’s the Merriam-Webster definition of soup: “A liquid food especially with a meat…