Canada is known for its wintry weather, fascinating nature and animal world, as well as very polite and friendly people. Sounds like a great place to live or visit, and it is, but guess what? The Internet managed to make fun of even this seemingly perfect country, and the result is numerous admittedly hilarious photos […]
Since the very first brick was laid, architects had to keep a fine balance between what is beautiful and what’s pragmatic, but there was a special kind of building where they could really let their artistic sideshow: temples. These houses of worship, be they shrines, churches, mosques or synagogues, are some of the world’s most […]
Finding vaccines, organ transplants, immunotherapy for cancer treatment are breakthroughs in world medicine over 200 years. Vaccination (in 1796) In 1796, Edward Jenner (England) tested the vaccination method to tame smallpox virus. Since then, vaccines have been widely used and very effective. Smallpox, which killed many lives during the 17th and 18th centuries, was completely […]
When we think about concrete and plants, it is often in antithetical terms, but it doesn’t have to be this way, and there are many ways to create beautiful harmony between the urban and the natural. Here are some striking examples of street art that perfectly complements the vegetation of the city. 1. See-through picket […]
Lake Baikal, located in southern Siberia on the border with Mongolia is the world’s largest freshwater lake by sheer volume of water, and is the also the deepest lake in the world, reaching nearly 5.400 feet (1646 meters) at its deepest point. The waters of Baikal are famously clear, and as beautiful as it is […]
We all need a wholesome smile once in a while. Days are long, days are hard, and we need to be reminded there’s a lot of good stuff out there. Here’s some to make you lift those corners and beam out that smile. We’d love to see it, and although we can’t, we’re already imagining […]
A beautiful little story about what it really takes to attain true peace of mind. This story seems simple at first, but provokes thought and contemplation with its enlightening message.
Interior design is a tricky thing. There are many things to consider. The colors, the sun exposure, the angles, the overall look, the theme. No wonder some people find it a bit over their head… which leads to scenes such as the ones below. Here’s the kind of terrible interior design mistakes you do NOT […]
Constantly following the news or being caught up in the stressful and mundane everyday life may make you believe that Earth is a terrible place, which it simply isn’t, as our world is so rich in beauty and abundant in good-hearted compassionate people who support and help others, be it a close person, a stranger, […]
Few places in Europe offer a more memorable travel experience than the glitzy, glamorous and stunningly gorgeous south of France. From the warmth of its sun-kissed beaches to the aroma of its mouth-watering cuisine, a holiday in this sunny region is a treat for all the senses. Take in the scenery that inspired artists from […]
A mysterious story about the long-necked person, the symbol of the dragon. In the Kayan culture, long necks are symbols of dragons, the highest animal, symbolizing beauty and prosperity. Therefore, the longer Kayan women are, the more beautiful they are. Recently, photographer Omar Reda, a 34-year-old Lebanese photographer, visited a number of ethnic minority tribes […]
Tornado Alley is the colloquial term for the region in the United States where tornadoes are a lot more common than the majority of other places in the world. But why is that so? Why are there an average of 1.200 tornadoes in the US per year? This video offers an accessible explanation of this […]
Our health is possibly the foremost thing we must look after. From following healthy diet to proper exercising, our body needs conscientious care for us to feel good. Good health is central to handling stress and living a long and active life. It is our body that regularly send us signals if something is wrong. […]
Would you like to be able to cook a little better? There’s so much to know. Little tips and secrets add a lot to a kitchen and are often what makes a meal that much better. So sit back and have a look at 20 helpful cooking tips you too can benefit from.
The stories of the Bible, both in the Old and New Testaments are some of the most evocative in literature and are at the very heart of western culture. It is, therefore, no surprise that so many great artists decided to turn to the Bible for inspiration. Here are some of the greatest paintings inspired […]
Stereotypes are not true, we all know that, but what can we do when we observe something that further reaffirms a stereotype about a specific city or country? That’s right, we laugh it off! This is how the viral “Meanwhile, in …” series of photos that took the internet by storm first started, where people […]
Did you know that, depending on which country you’re searching from, the borders in some places on Google Maps will look different from an identical search, but from a different country? Yes, this is true, but why would Google do that? Find out from this fun and informative video.
New Zealand is known to have one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the world. The country is divided into a Northern and Southern island. While they are both beautiful, it is the Southern Island that most naturalists come to see. The South Island is famous for having many different settings – from lush, […]
There is gold buried in the ground of the Indian Subcontinent, but this one doesn’t come in the form of rocky nuggets, but a knobby, unassuming root: turmeric. The gold powder the root yields has been in use for thousands of years in South Asia as a dye, spice and also in traditional medicine. Besides […]
Most Google employees graduate from the top universities in the world but when they attend the interview round, they are still hard-hit by brain-damaging recruitment questions. How many golf balls do you need to fill the void inside a bus? This is a question for candidates for product managers. How much should you charge for […]
This photo series will show you how the world has been ‘transformed’ over the years. Have you ever wondered and imagined how our ancestors from ancient times lived? What is a world without laptops, mobile phones and fashion industry that will not develop storms? Many people are curious to know, so these precious historical photos […]
Maya civilization is not only distinguished by the well-developed ancient writing system, but also the amazing art, architecture and astronomical system. D buzzing of archaeologists always try to explore, but so far there are still many mysteries surrounding one of the most brilliant civilizations of mankind. Mayan people originated from Mesoamerica, which is Central America […]
Ironically, this is coming from someone who slept almost 20 hours this weekend. Having said that, when I sat down to study what actually happens when you sleep too much, I did end up giving my bed weird looks. Cancelling plans to sleep more, Netflix-and-chill-ing and then sleeping again: is this not a pattern that […]