Ever since we were a child, teachers have always taught us that Pluto is the outermost heavenly body in our solar system. Today, we no longer hold on to such a belief. Although..
7 Charming Facts About Roses That You’ll Definitely Want To Share
There’s a reason we say “everything’s coming up roses” when we’re enjoying a run of success. There’s something about these sweet-scented flowers that is indelibly linked to human..
As Big As A CIty: NASA Discovers An Underground Cavern In Antarctica
The Thwaites Glacier in the West Antarctica continent is swiftly melting. NASA scientists claim that there's a cavern the size of a city located underneath its ice sheets and glaciers...
Making Electricity With “Bionic” Mushrooms
In the search for a new source of electricity, scientists from the Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey have huddled close to the ground. They are taking a closer look..
Rare Civil War Photos You’ve Never Seen
America had never seen anything like the Civil War. It was between the years of 1861 and 1865 when roughly 750,000 soldiers and 50,000 civilians died. Another 250,000 were wounded...
Turns Out Women Are More Successful on the Job Hunt Than Men
LinkedIn's new 'Gender Insights report' show that women are 16% more successful compared to men in getting a job. They are also 18% more likely to be hired for senior roles. The..
How Do We Know That Earth Is Not Flat
Ever since humans started building boats to journey across the vast oceans of the world, there is one debate that continued to persist until today. As a matter of fact, it’s probably..
When Does your Brain Reach Its Full Potential?
If it is true that we are at our smartest during our 20s? In that case I should have spent most of my adult life riding off into the sunset. I’d have been past my prime just a..
The Good and Bad of Drinking Different Types of Water
It's a known fact that people should drink more water. It offers a lot of health benefits like better brain function and higher energy levels. Only a few know this, but not all..
Why Your Ice Doesn’t Look Clear
Have you ever wondered why the container of crystal clear water that you placed inside the freezer came out looking cloudy and not clear? Here are some reasons why it turned out..
Japan’s Asteroid Rovers Sends Pictures Of The Asteroid Ryugu
The two rovers owned by the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, part of the Hayabusa 2 mission, are surveying the surface of the asteroid Ryugu. It sends amazing photographs..
5 Conspiracy Theories That Will Blow Your Mind
Regardless of whether they are backed up by factual evidence, conspiracy theories are always an interesting topic. Some theories are just downright outrageous, not to mention hilarious,..
The First and Only Human Buried on the Moon
A number of people (12 so far) have made their journey to the moon. While all these people were indeed very different, the one thing they had in common was a pulse. This is what..
The Challenges of Being A Long-Term Expat
As an education consultant, Helen Maffini had been traveling the world for fifteen years. She’s lived in Singapore, Japan, and Australia, where fitting in each time in a new community..
Narwhals: Mysterious Sea Unicorns With Tusks That Can Do Powerful Things
Although it has been while since they were discovered, narwhals have remained a fascinating mystery to a lot of people. And the thing that has inspired rampant speculation is their..
A Computer Scientist is Working to Create an ‘Ethical’ Internet
Computer scientist David Magerman made a name for himself as he worked alongside a long time Trump supporter, Robert Mercer. The latter played a significant role in the financial..