What Causes Hands to Dry & Crack?

Answer One minute you're gazing through a clear windshield, then: Ping! You cringe as a chip ruins your view. One chip may not seem like much, but left alone, it could spread to a crack and you could even... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Causes Hands to Dry & Crack

What causes the chest bone to crack (like when you crack your knuckles/back)?

my chest bone cracks sometimes too. it happens when i stay in the same position for a while and then when i move my arms (especially inwards) it cracks and is slightly painful. i have started going... Read More »

What Causes Cheesecake to Crack on Top?

Cheesecakes that develop cracks on top in the oven or during the cooling process are a problem for professional and home bakers alike. The long baking time and cooling time required by most cheesec... Read More »

What Causes Windshields to Crack?

Windshield cracks can confound the most astute vehicle owner, especially when there were no outward signs of a hole, chip or crack to begin with. The next day or two might bring another startling r... Read More »

What Causes the Center Electrode to Crack on a Spark Plug?

Spark plugs are ubiquitous enough to be taken for granted, and simple enough in appearance to belie their inherent weaknesses and hidden complexities. Cracked plug insulators aren't the most common... Read More »