Looks like Google is trying out the expandable featured snippets in the knowledge panel location. Mordy Oberstein spotted this and posted on Twitter videos and screen shots of it. I can replicate it.

If you search for [allergy peanut] on desktop or mobile Google search, you can see it yourself. Here is a screen shot:

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Here is what it looks like when expanded:

The weird thing is when you switch the query around from [allergy peanut] to [peanut allergy] you get a featured snippet instead that is NOT expandable:

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Weird!

Technically this might not be new, but hey.

Forum discussion at Twitter.

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