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HowStuffWorks was founded in 1998 by Marshall Brain with the objective of explaining the intricacies of the world in an accessible manner. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the platform specializes in educational content that breaks down complex subjects into understandable formats. Topics range from science and technology to history and culture, making it a versatile source for those curious about how things work. Currently owned by iHeartMedia, HowStuffWorks has established itself as a key player in the educational media space, particularly famous for its extensive collection of podcasts like "Stuff You Should Know" and "Stuff You Missed in History Class." These podcasts have become a significant part of the brand, providing deep dives into a myriad of subjects that fascinate a wide range of audiences. With a comprehensive digital presence anchored at howstuffworks.com, the platform continues to be a go-to resource for inquisitive minds seeking to understand the complexities of the world around them.

Note: HowStuffWorks is a news aggregator and may have limited or no original political articles.
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Our A.I. media bias rating of HowStuffWorks shows what policies HowStuffWorks supports and opposes including HowStuffWorks's conservative and liberal leanings based on analysis of three hundred of articles scanned daily using the latest data science and artificial intelligence technologies.
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*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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HowStuffWorks is ranked N/A among other media sources and has an average of 733,905 monthly visits according to Similar Web.
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