How Stuff Works

HowStuffWorks, Inc. is a commercial edutainment website that was founded by Marshall Brain with the goal of giving its target audience an insight into the way in which many things work. The site uses various media in its effort to explain complex concepts, terminology and mechanisms, including photographs, diagrams, videos and animations, and articles. A documentary television series with the same name also premiered in November 2008 on the Discovery Channel.
Posts about How Stuff Works
  • How Stuff Works’ Jason Hoch: There is no podcasting bubble

    … Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | RSS Podcasting is having a moment. After years of operating on the periphery, the medium has become a newfound area of focus, not just for longtime podcast publishers but for A-list newcomers like Time Inc. and The New York Times, which are using their content distribution muscles to quickly scale themselves up…

    Digidayin How To's- 9 readers -
  • Visualizing Dirty Jobs

    … this subject, check out this infographic titled “How a Landfill Works”.) (Bonus round, part 2: To see how other artists have labeled layers within a cross-section, check out this landfill illustration by Republic Services.) Total U.S. refuse and recyclable materials collectors: 116,460 Exterminator Admittedly, it was disappointing to find precious little…

    Nate Birt/ Visual.lyin Social- 6 readers -
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