Why do we get dark bags under our eyes? – Big Questions – (Ep. 25)

Why do we get dark bags under our eyes? – Big Questions – (Ep. 25)

A weekly show where we endeavor to answer one of your big questions. This week, “bored during school” asks, “Why do we get dark bags under our eyes when we’re tired?”

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20 Responses

  1. Huey P says:

    Why do we listen to music and how did it start anyway?

  2. Stlu123 says:

    Craig should be the exclusive host of mental floss.

  3. Wasabi says:

    Weird question: How come sweat stains on a white collared shirt (around the
    neck) has an arc pattern? 

  4. Matthew Sadlier says:

    How do finger nails and toe nails grow?

  5. Super Hans says:

    why do experts not recommended laying flat in bed?

  6. Mary Jasmine Lara says:

    Why do some people have/get eczema? 

  7. Saty4Mufc says:

    How did accents form?

  8. Allison Andrew says:

    That moment when he starts pulling on his lower lids!!! >.<;;; Why?!?!? LOL

  9. Andre Tobing says:


  10. John Clavis says:

    In some contexts, heat is described as the vibration of molecules. But in
    other contexts, heat, or at least radiated heat, is described as the
    absorption of photons by electrons. So how does the absorption of photons
    by electrons turn into the vibration of the entire atom or molecule? I
    can’t seem to find anything on the internet that connects one phenomenon to
    the other. Thanks!

  11. Kiako465 says:

    Big Question: What limits human growth?

  12. Spacedroner says:

    Craig is my spirit animal

  13. jskalicky1 says:

    Where did the term “Hobby Horse” originate? How did the phrase “That’s
    my/your hobby horse” come about?

  14. Nathanael Tronerud says:

    What happens to laws once they have been ratified? Are they literally kept
    in books?

  15. Angel Gaboury Dufort says:

    What is the best position to sleep in ?

  16. Molly Hart says:

    How do some people have perfect (or absolute) pitch?

  17. SSArt98 says:

    *Why do we sneeze when pulling a nose hair out?*
    *Why does it hurt so much when we hit our elbow & why do we call it the
    funny bone?*
    *Why does something as light as a Butterfly landing on ones scrotum hurt so

  18. mcboberson bob says:

    I’ve got a question!!!!!

    If our body is set at 98 degrees why does something with the same
    temperature feel hot? Shouldn’t our body be used to it?

  19. Mash Button Jr says:

    I always have bags under my eyes no matter how long I sleep… :l

  20. WittyDroog says:

    Why do we drive on a parkway and park in a driveway?