Websites to Kill Boredom: HowStuffWorks

HowStuffWorks got its start in 1998 at a college professor's kitchen table.


From there, they quickly grew into an award-winning source of unbiased, reliable, easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works. Today, the writers, editors, podcasters and video hosts share all the things they're most excited to learn about with nearly 30 million visitors to the site each month. Learn more about the authors, and maybe even become one yourself.