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US Senate
17 Jun

26 Sensible Facts About the US Senate

Who keeps the US running? Half of the time, it’s the US Senate, an elected body that makes up an important chunk of the American government. It is the Senate that helps to protect and ensure the democracy of the country. The Senate has been around for centuries – without it, arguably, the country wouldn’t …
Canberra, Australia
14 Jun

27 Central Facts About Canberra

Canberra may not ring a bell for everyone, but it is one of the most important cities in the world! Believe it or not, Canberra is the capital city of Australia! While many of us tend to assume that Sydney or Melbourne is the country’s capital city, we’d be sorely mistaken. Yet, how much do …
Elvis Presley
12 Jun

What Happened in 1977?

It’s 1977, and that can mean only one thing: bell-bottoms everywhere. But, believe it or not, 1977 was a huge year for the entire world! From big discoveries to major political movements, there’s a reason why ‘77 is looked back on by historians – and people who were there – with fondness and intrigue. Let’s …
OPRAH WINFREY
10 Jun

31 Open Facts About Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey is easily one of the most famous people of all time. Her successes, influence, and public image cannot be undervalued! She’s the queen of TV talk – but did you know she’s also an extremely talented actor and a powerful advocate for several worthy causes? Yet, how much do you know about this …
Guglielmo Marconi
7 Jun

27 Great Facts About Guglielmo Marconi

When it comes to the most important inventors and engineers of the past few centuries, it’s difficult to go anywhere without mentioning the marvelous Guglielmo Marconi, an Italian genius who effectively invented the radio as we know it today. Without Marconi, we wouldn’t have been able to speak to each other through radio waves over …
The Suffragettes
5 Jun

25 Sassy Facts About The Suffragettes

When we think of the Suffragettes, many of us tend to think of large groups of women striking, burning bras, and protesting in the streets. And, to be fair, we wouldn’t be wrong! Suffragettes were bold, empowered, and determined women who played a pivotal role in ensuring that women in the UK received their basic …
facts about Climate Change
3 Jun

16 Facts About Climate Change You Need To Know

The world is changing all around us, so isn’t it time you learned just what’s going on out there? Take a look at these shocking facts about climate change and you’ll never think about it the same way again. 1. Global warming and climate change add up to the same problems. Global warming is included …
bob marley
31 May

What Happened in 1978

1978 definitely brought us a lot to remember – more than just another year in which disco strutted its way up the charts, it was also a year in which we saw major political change, and in which a certain orange icon made his debut. With that in mind, here are some of the biggest …
graduating high school senior
30 May

A Step-by-Step College Guide for High School Seniors

Embarking on the final year of high school marks an exhilarating yet challenging period for every senior. With college looming on the horizon, the journey ahead is filled with anticipation, but it can also be accompanied by a sense of uncertainty. Worry not, as this comprehensive guide has been crafted to adeptly guide high school …
Pilates
29 May

23 Powerful Facts About Pilates

It’s fair to say that there are plenty of different ways to stay fit and healthy nowadays – but have you ever considered taking up Pilates before? This physical therapy actually has something of an interesting and varied history – it’s certainly not a modern fad! Many people swear by Pilates not only to help …
Boris Yeltsin
27 May

24 Bright Facts About Boris Yeltsin

Anyone familiar with Russian political and social history will recognize Boris Yeltsin. He served as leader of the country between 1991 and 2000, meaning he was the figurehead for the country not only after the fall of the Soviet Union but also for the vast majority of the 1990s. Yeltsin helped to move Russia in …
Calligraphy
24 May

30 Captivating Facts About Calligraphy

Not all of us have pretty penmanship, but some of us are truly blessed to be able to write beautifully in calligraphy! This writing style has been around for a very long time and is widely seen as an artistic form of writing. Nowadays, we can find the style printed on cards, letters, and so …