Category Archives: Interesting News

Woman Leaves $1.2 Million to Help Local Pets

Glenda Taylor DeLawder of Carter County, Tennessee, loved animals so much that she left local pets an incredibly generous gift in her will: her substantial estate. DeLawder, who passed away in November 2015, was described in her obituary as an "avid animal lover," but the recently announced gift gives new meaning to the phrase. "The gift…
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30 Christmas Facts You (Probably) Didn’t Know

Tis the season to be...well informed. We all love Christmas, but how much do any of us actually know about why Christmas is the way it is? Here are 30 Christmas facts: about Christmas trees, Santa Claus, and Rudolph that you (probably) didn’t know. Smarten up! 1. Christmas supposedly marks the birth of Jesus Christ…
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The World’s 10 Most Expensive Perfumes

Natural fragrances and perfumes have been around since ancient times, bringing pleasant and evocative smells to living spaces, hair and skin. It is only since the 1800s, however, that we’ve had the capacity to create perfumes as we know them today. A great perfumer (or ‘nose’) is considered both a chemist and an artist, mixing…
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Amazing Art – Japanese Yosegi Decorations

Instead of using paint, Japanese Yosegi decorations are made out of natural fine grains and textures of wood. First, timbers are cut into rods of desired sections, the rods are then glued together to form a section of geometrical design pattern. The surface is sliced into thin plates of wood, which are glued onto boxes…
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List of Top 10 Weirdest Phobias

Have you ever been scared of noise, height, water, dark while your friends loved loud sounds, mountaineering, swimming and ghost stories, and thought of yourself as weird? If yes then you will be pleased to know that acousticophobia, acrophobia, hydrophobia and achluophobia are few of the commonest fears people have. Phobia is an extreme or…
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Okinawa Diet – Key to Japanese Longevity?

Okinawa diet plan, off late, has taken the center-stage of discussion among nutrition-scientists, and health-conscious individuals alike. One may wonder how East-Asians, especially Japanese live longer than their counterparts in other parts of the world. The indigenous Okinawa islanders, situated at the southern tip of Japan in the vast Pacific Ocean, have an interesting diet…
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Charge Your Phone With Hybrid Power Textile

Fabrics that can generate electricity from physical movement have been in the works for a few years. Now researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have taken the next step, developing a fabric that can simultaneously harvest energy from both sunshine and motion. Combining two types of electricity generation into one textile paves the way for…
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Delete Yourself From Internet With Just A Single Click

It’s the dream isn’t it, really. To click a single button and have yourself wiped from the internet for good. Just imagine how many things you would stop worrying about. No more infinite scrolling, no more constantly worrying about what everyone else is up to. Lots more free time as opposed to sitting on the…
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10 Strange Facts About Disney World

Apart from all the enchanting tales and childhood memories, the indelible cartoonist, Walt Disney, gave us the happiest place in the world, the Disney World. The place beams with happiness all around and has an essence of Walt Disney’s optimism in it. It is the place where all your childhood fantasies come true, whether it…
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Do Plants Have Feelings?

Have you ever think in whether your plants that you have at your house can feel hunger or sad when they are not properly feed or whether you don’t give them enough water? Maybe it sounds a little bit crazy but plants do have emotions, they just express it a different manner as they communicate…
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Top 10 Most Difficult Instruments To Play

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.“ It gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind and life to everything. Every music produced has the power to bind the unconscious to the conscious. It has the power to awaken the slumbering souls. When nature created…
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10 of the Hottest Places on Earth

Summer is often a welcome season after a chilly winter, but there are some extreme places on Earth where the warmer months aren't so fondly recalled, places that get so hot they test the limits of what is hospitable. Here's a rundown of 10 of the hottest places in the world. 10. Dallol, Ethiopia This…
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Facts About Dreams that You Might Not Know About

In our dreams, we can explore all the possibilities that may not be entirely possible in reality. We enter a totally different world in our dreams, there are no boundaries to our dreams. They can be mysterious, terrible, exciting, beautiful, eye-opening, and some can be totally bizarre. It is so surreal that our subconscious mind…
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Melanesians – The Blonde Afros from Solomon Islands

About a quarter of the Melanesian population in the Solomon Islands archipelago has an extremely unusual trait – dark skin with blond hair. The archipelago, located east of Papa New Guinea in Oceania, consists of a thousand islands inhabited by over half a million Melanesians. Melanesians have the darkest skin in the world outside of…
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Why Japanese Women Never Get Fat and Live the Longest

There is no doubt that Japanese women are eye candy. Slender, demure and attractive, the turn heads wherever they go. They are not only slim but also hold the secret keys to longevity. Japanese beauties are some of the longest living on Earth. Just what are their secrets to having slender figures and living long…
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Get Ready For The Largest Supermoon In 70 Years

Get ready for the big one on November 14. No, not an earthquake (though you never know), but rather, the largest supermoon in nearly 70 years. The Earth’s moon is expected to make its closest pass to Earth since 1948, according to NASA. It may be worth staying up late for, as it won’t come…
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