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Alfred Wegener and the Tectonic Plates Theory
In 1570, cartographer Abraham Ortelius published the first atlas the world has ever seen. Looking at the world map, Ortelius noticed that the west side of Africa and the East coast..
Tricks Food Brands Use to Rip Us Off
It's safe to say that food brands aren't disappearing into the ether anytime soon. Even if a giant nuclear spider was to destroy all of humanity tomorrow, the husks of our Coca-Cola..
The Mysterious Thirteenth Astrological Sign
Astrology and astronomy are linked but fundamentally different. While astronomy is the scientific research of the stars as seen from earth, astrology suggests that the stars have..
Wake up and Smell the Roses: It Will Help Your Memory
Getting roses from your significant other or as a present for a special occasion always warms your heart. But it turns out that the smell of roses can do more than remind you that..
Celebrities With Surprising College Degrees
More times than not, celebrities get praised for their attractiveness over their professional skills, whether it be acting, dancing, or singing. With that said, there are quite..
These Celebrity Doppelgängers Will Change Your Mind About Time Travel
From world leaders to well-known intellectuals from the past, these historic figures may have come back to life in the form of our favorite Hollywood A-listers. These similarities..
70s and 80s Movie Stars Whose Net Worth Didn’t Go Out of Style
Disco. Reagan. What else comes to mind? The Oil Crisis. The Breakfast Club. That hilarious ’70s sitcom. (Which one, right?) Big hair. There’s a certain degree of sentimentality..
This Wheel Of Fortune Player Was Acting Strangely
Audiences of the popular TV quiz show, Wheel of Fortune, were used to seeing an air of competitiveness quickly arise between its contestants. After all, quiz shows are unlike other..
Can You Spot These Things Hidden in Plain Sight?
Our lives are usually ordinary and predictable, but once in a while, we catch a glimpse of something truly extraordinary hidden amongst everyday things. The little absurdities..
What’s Next for Reba McEntire?
Reba McEntire, a famous country singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress, started her singing career in high school, at local shows, in a school band, and at rodeos with..
The King of Queen: The Inspiring and Tragic Life of Freddie Mercury
Queen is one of the most influential bands of the 20th century. Even if you weren’t a die-hard fan, you’ve surely heard their songs at least once in your life. Queen was a band..
Sleeping Positions and How They Affect Our Quality of Sleep
Most of us have restless phases in our lives. While we survive changes and transitions, our sleeping schedules have also been affected, making us sleep more or barely at all. While..
The Real-Life Story Behind The Great Escape From Alcatraz
Alcatraz prison was known as the most remote and isolated prison in the world back in the 60s. Due to its location on an island, the prison was considered impossible to escape...
Curious Facts About “The Sound of Music” You Never Knew
The hills are alive, with the sound of music, now doesn’t that make you want to start singing? The Sound of Music is a beloved American classic. The musical masterpiece won five..
Famous Stars and Their First R-Rated Movies
It’s no surprise that every successful actor has appeared in R-rated movies these days. Child actors often act in R-rated films that they are not even allowed to view for themselves...