The “Happy Birthday” Song Turned 126 This Year
Originally composed in 1893, "Happy Birthday to You," the most frequently sung English song in the world, has never sounded...
The Most Popular Song From the Year You Were Born
These memorable tunes were the most popular songs from 1946 to 2020, according to Billboard. Did your favourites make the...
10 Most Famous Shipwrecks in Canadian History
From doomed Arctic expeditions to disastrous maiden voyages, these tragic shipwrecks have become the stuff of legend.
Can You Pass This Quiz of 4th Grade Science Questions?
Elementary school science is probably where you learned about how the natural world works. Take this quiz to see how...
Word Power Quiz: Can You Define These Common Crossword Puzzle Answers?
These crossword puzzle answers will be familiar to anyone who solves puzzles regularly, but do you know what they actually...
13 Mind-Blowing Facts About Canada’s Geography
From "magical" lakes to record-breaking rocks, these eye-opening facts about Canada's geography will inspire you to see our country's landscapes...
The Great Canadian Trivia Quiz
In honour of Canada Day, we’re thrilled to present The Great Canadian Trivia Quiz—the ultimate test of all things Shania,...
10 Fun Facts About Canada That Will Totally Blow Your Mind
Thought you knew all there was to know about the true north strong and free? These fun facts about Canada...
Dog Scared of Fireworks? These New Pet-Friendly Versions Barely Make a Sound
...And more fascinating facts about fireworks worth celebrating.
10 Awesome Things You Didn’t Know Were Made in Canada
Everybody knows the telephone was invented in Canada, but how many people know that 95 percent of the world's lentils...
How May 24 Became Known as Victoria Day
Canadians know Victoria Day as the unofficial start of summer, but what of the woman it's named for? Brush up...
History Questions People Always Get Wrong
If you can get 12 out of 15 correct, you’re a certified history buff!
The Reader’s Digest Earth Day Quiz
Just how well do you know our planet? To mark Earth Day on April 22, put your knowledge of our...
Can You Crack the Secret Language of Pilots?
Put your vocabulary to the test by matching these aviation terms with their proper definitions.
50 Funniest Town Names Across Canada
From Ontario's "Punkeydoodle's Corners" to Newfoundland's "Happy Adventure," we dare you to drive past these town signs without taking a...
Why Does Easter Fall on a Different Sunday Every Year?
The date of this spring holiday is not as random as you might think.
How Well Do You Know Your Dashboard Symbols?
Test your knowledge with our dashboard light quiz. (No peeking at the owner's manual!)
These Monogamous Animals Stay Together For Life
We can all learn a lesson in relationships from these loving animal couples.
Word Power: Test Your Knowledge of Royal Terms
We may not all be whizzes like Elizabeth I—in addition to ruling England for 44 years, the queen spoke six...
This is the Oldest Christmas Carol (Hint: It’s Not “Silent Night”)
You’ve probably never even heard of this tune.
13 Things You Didn’t Know About Christmas in Canada
Do you know Rudolph's Canadian connection? Or how many turkeys get devoured at Canadian dinner tables?
Why We Hang Stockings for Christmas
It has a little something to do with a man known as St. Nicholas.
Uniquely Canadian Holiday Traditions, From Coast to Coast
From Réveillon to "mummering," here are some of the unique ways Canadians celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.