r/explainlikeimfive

15,528,102 subscribers
created in 2011


Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layman-friendly explanations.

 

Don't Panic!

https://reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive
r/LifeProTips
14m subscribers

Tips that improve your life in one way or another.

https://reddit.com/r/LifeProTips
explainlikeimfive 21.74%
25.65% LifeProTips
r/Futurology
13m subscribers

Welcome to r/Futurology, a subreddit devoted to the field of Future(s) Studies and speculation about the development of humanity, technology, and civilization.

https://reddit.com/r/Futurology
explainlikeimfive 12.74%
26.63% Futurology
r/tifu
13m subscribers

WELCOME TO /r/TIFU!

Today I Fucked Up is a community for the dumbass in all of us. We all have those moments where we do something ridiculously stupid. Let us make each other feel better about ourselves. Come and check it out!

Why you should join us: It's funny, interesting, cringe-worthy, laugh-causing, smile-inducing, feel-good, ridiculous, humor, humorous, humerus, stupid, cool, awesome, but mostly because it's the best community on reddit.

https://reddit.com/r/tifu
explainlikeimfive 18.71%
23.96% tifu
r/nottheonion
13m subscribers
explainlikeimfive 16.83%
24.78% nottheonion
r/dataisbeautiful
13m subscribers

A place for visual representations of data: Graphs, charts, maps, etc.

DataIsBeautiful is for visualizations that effectively convey information. Aesthetics are an important part of information visualization, but pretty pictures are not the aim of this subreddit.

https://reddit.com/r/dataisbeautiful
explainlikeimfive 12.15%
26.55% dataisbeautiful
r/television
14m subscribers

##A general discussion television community for news, user discussion, reviews, video clips and more.

See our sidebar to check out our calendar which lists upcoming premieres for shows, specials and so on.

We also conduct a yearly survey on users' favorite shows which you can look at here.

For an archive of our premiere discussions, click here.

https://reddit.com/r/television
explainlikeimfive 18.11%
23.57% television
r/askscience
15m subscribers

Ask a science question, get a science answer.

https://reddit.com/r/askscience
explainlikeimfive 9.95%
28.55% askscience
r/books
14m subscribers

This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendation Thread, Suggested Reading page, or ask in r/suggestmeabook.

https://reddit.com/r/books
explainlikeimfive 17.01%
23.16% books
r/UpliftingNews
13m subscribers

A place to read and share positive and uplifting, feel good news stories.

https://reddit.com/r/UpliftingNews
explainlikeimfive 9.97%
26.21% UpliftingNews
r/news
16m subscribers

/r/news is: real news articles, primarily but not exclusively, news relating to the United States. /r/news isn't: editorials, commercials, political minutiae, shouting, justin bieber updates, kitty pictures. For a subreddit for all news-related content (editorials, satire, etc.) visit /r/inthenews.

https://reddit.com/r/news
explainlikeimfive 32.96%
21.92% news
r/science
19m subscribers

This community is a place to share and discuss new scientific research. Read about the latest advances in astronomy, biology, medicine, physics, social science, and more. Find and submit new publications and popular science coverage of current research.

https://reddit.com/r/science
explainlikeimfive 18.05%
22.37% science
r/history
13m subscribers
explainlikeimfive 7.95%
27.59% history
r/sports
13m subscribers

The central hub for all things sports on reddit.

https://reddit.com/r/sports
explainlikeimfive 13.4%
22.93% sports
r/Documentaries
13m subscribers
explainlikeimfive 9.46%
24.95% Documentaries
r/Showerthoughts
14m subscribers

A subreddit to share anything that goes on in your head whilst in the shower.

https://reddit.com/r/Showerthoughts
explainlikeimfive 30.57%
21.14% Showerthoughts
r/space
14m subscribers

Share & discuss informative content on:

  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmology
  • Space Exploration
  • Planetary Science
  • Astrobiology
https://reddit.com/r/space
explainlikeimfive 10.08%
23.39% space
r/Jokes
14m subscribers

The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!

https://reddit.com/r/Jokes
explainlikeimfive 16.27%
22.01% Jokes
r/gadgets
13m subscribers

Discussion and news regarding everything from vintage gadgetry to the latest and greatest in gadgets.

Keywords: technology, gadgets, tech, news, products

https://reddit.com/r/gadgets
explainlikeimfive 8.08%
24.54% gadgets
r/personalfinance
13m subscribers

Learn about personal finance: budgeting, saving, getting out of debt, building credit, investing, and planning for retirement. Please join our community focused on financial education and helping each other!

https://reddit.com/r/personalfinance
explainlikeimfive 14.95%
21.99% personalfinance
r/TwoXChromosomes
12m subscribers

Welcome to TwoXChromosomes, a subreddit for both serious and silly content, and intended for women's perspectives.

We are a welcoming subreddit and support the rights of all genders.

Posts are moderated for respect, equanimity, grace, and relevance.

https://reddit.com/r/TwoXChromosomes
explainlikeimfive 12.67%
22.08% TwoXChromosomes