Inq's Corner

  • Inside The Fall Box

    Each season, the Curiosity Box founders put their brains together to bring our members a mind-tingling mix of viral physics toys, custom puzzles a...
  • Meet The Brains Behind The Box

    Every Curiosity Box is packed with brain food designed to entertain and educate – but where does it all come from? The creators of Vsauce choose a ...
  • INQ's Magnifier: Revealing Life's Hidden Wonders

    Poet T. Roethke wrote, “All finite things reveal infinitude,” a reminder that the smallest wonders can echo the mysteries of the universe, right under our noses. From hidden words on your money to the pollen that makes you sneeze, Inq’s magnifier uses a double-lens system to open your eyes (well, eye) to an unseen world! Wait, two lenses? What kind of magnifier is that? And where do I find those tiny words on the money? It’s all here…
  • INQ's Magic 8 Ball: Can You Game The System & Cheat Fate

    Shake the astronaut’s helmet, and the mysteries of the universe are revealed: the oracle has spoken! Or has it? How likely are you to get the answer you want?  Did you ever wonder why the original Magic 8-ball is…well, an 8-ball? And what’s in that blue liquid? Read more, and all will be revealed!
  • Everything Inside The Summer Curiosity Box

    *SPOILER ALERT* If you want to keep your summer Curiosity Box a surprise, this isn't the story for you! 
  • The Science of Cooking

    Food is often advertised as being “chemical free” but of course that’s not really true – all food is literally made from chemicals. Even the most p...
  • Squids in Space

    Cephalopods are among the most curious of animals, and we have no doubt that one day they’ll make it to the stars. But in the 59 year history of h...
  • THE INQ REPORT: 20/20 Vision

    In the most appropriately-timed research study ever, a 2020 study on 20/20 vision found out something new about how we see. Scientists previously...
  • THE INQ REPORT: Taz Got A GoPro!

    A study published just three weeks ago shows how researchers in Tasmania were able to create tracking collars with video capability to better stu...
  • Not Your Grandma's Jigsaw Puzzle

    Inq’s Calibron 12 from the Spring Curiosity Box brings back one of the greatest puzzles ever created! In 1933, Theodore “Ted” Edison, youngest chi...
  • How Well Do Stress Balls REALLY Work?

    Your squishy Inq is a lovable stress-relieving companion made from the finest polyurethane; perfect for compressing, cuddling, and tossing around ...
  • Spoiler Alert! Everything Inside The Spring Curiosity Box

    Hint: It contains the only puzzle that Michael owns that he hasn't been able to solve yet.