Apocalypse, who needs those predictions

    This is one of those subjects that sell tabloids, Apocalypse. Many researchers and journalists continue to find something new about the imminent end of the world. Well-known blind Bulgarian mystique Vanga and her “heiresses” often serve as a source for such discoveries, which many people may find doubtful, of course. However, is it […]

Who is your’s soccer (fans photo)

    I used to enjoy soccer. I used to enjoy playing it, I used to enjoy speaking about it. Nothing felt better than sending the ball screaming into the top corner of the goal from 30 yards out, nothing more cosy than the get-together after the match with the rest of the team. However, […]

Small structure, believe It or Not

    Located at 701 LaSalle Street in downtown Wichita Falls, Texas, is the Newby-McMahon Building, a smallish structure 10 feet by 18 feet in area and four-story in height. Since 1920, this Neoclassical style red brick and cast stone building has been referred to as the ‘world’s littlest skyscraper’ –a sobriquet it received from […]

Hide a million dollars, ideas

    What is this, much dollars? One dollar, hundred dollars, million dollars! In movies you can see that a million can simply fit in one case. In fact,there is nothing fantastic about it, it really can fit in there, if the bills are tightly packed. A young couple changed $10 000 in $1 bills […]

Svalbard Global Seed Vault

    The Svalbard Global Seed Vault  is a secure seedbank located on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen. Near the town of Longyearbyen in the remote Arctic Svalbard archipelago, about 1,300 kilometres (810 mi) from the North Pole. Ensuring that the genetic diversity of the world’s food crops is preserved for future generations is an […]

The Beatles, Beatlemania and Myths

    The Beatles… Every story eventually gets mythologized, especially when it comes to the history of popular music groups and performers. The history of the most popular band of all times The Beatles also became a subject of this mandatory mythologizing. Here’s an example of one such myth. Many sources on the Internet claim […]

What is a ice cream

  The ice cream is rooted in ancient Asia, namely, China and Arabia. The researchers found that ice cream can be traced back to the 3rd century B.C. Chinese Emperor and his nobility were served concoctions of fruit juices with snow and ice. The recipes of the unusual dessert were kept secret, and were revealed […]

New Year, symbols and cycles.

    New Year, symbols…. Find out why we are so keen to preserve the rituals and symbols associated with the New Year. 2016 is the Chinese Year of the Monkey. This Chinese New Year 2016 starts from February 8th, 2016 up to January 27th, 2017. This year belongs to the element Fire. And the […]

We know very little about the animal world

    Myths of animal world… A real tragedy is happening on the shores of the Black Sea. Dolphins throw themselves out onto the shore almost every day. Local residents are convinced that a horrible ecological conditions of the sea is the reason. However, scientists from a Crimean laboratory in Brem who have been monitoring […]

Nostalgia, Your First Gadget

    Nostalgia, Nostalgia… I was looking at a photo of the first ever iPod the other day, as seen above, and thought back to the days when that particular design and technology was cutting edge. It was released in 2001, boasted an impressive 5GB storage and had a mechanical scroll wheel with a design […]

This animals from the Jurassic period

  Jurassic period… If Jurassic Park had an aquarium scene, and actually featured more animals from the Jurassic period, liopleurodon probably would have been in it. Although the actual length of these beasts is contested (some scientists have claimed lengths in excess of 50’), most agree that it was around 20 feet in length, with […]

How to become immortal

    This is not science fiction…. immortal! Research is already under way to defeat death, involving medical scientists and artificial intelligence experts, focusing on creating the technology necessary to upload the brain’s contents to a silicon support and then download it again into a new body. In his article “How to become immortal – […]