Some Things Have Their Color for a Reason

Some Things Have Their Color for a Reason

It’s half-past too-early AM, and to wake my tired body up, I unlock my phone’s home screen to check my social media. That’s when my sleep-deprived brain notices something I’ve never spotted before: most social media icons on the screen…

Why Car Tires Are Black and 22 Other Simple Why-s

Why Car Tires Are Black and 22 Other Simple Why-s

So I’m sitting in my car at this intersection, waiting for the light to change from red to green when I think, “Hmm, why green? Why not blue or purple? Why are things colored the way they are—and how many…