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interesting facts on demential
15 Feb

16 Interesting Facts about Dementia

Dementia is a neurological condition that affects millions of people all over the world. Regrettably, it is often difficult to spot early, and its effects can cause much emotional distress to both sufferers and their loved ones. Research into the condition is very much ongoing – however, there is also a lot of misinformation out …
Hydrogen airship accident
5 Feb

13 Hazardous Facts about Hydrogen

Which chemical element has no color, odor, taste, and also is a gaseous flammable substance? If you haven’t missed any chemistry classes you surely know the answer- Hydrogen (H)! Hydrogen is the first element in the periodic table and makes up 75% of the planet we live on. So what, right? It’s not alarming to …
a classroom blackboard showing an mathematical equation
25 Jan

12 Funny Facts About Math

Love it or hate it, math is really fascinating when you really boil it down. Not everyone has a fantastic head for figures, however, that doesn’t mean you can’t appreciate some of the more bizarre coincidences and moments that pop up through simple equations and sums! Don’t worry – we’re not here to completely bamboozle …
FACTS ABOUT BACTERIA
20 Jan

13 Bodacious Facts About Bacteria

Bacteria is just about everywhere – it’s a fact of life that we all have to live with! These microscopic, single-celled life forms can be helpful as well as hindrances to our lives – meaning that while you’ll likely get rid of plenty of nasty bacteria by washing your hands, your body actually needs the …
cape canaveral facts
11 Jan

16 Cracking Facts About Cape Canaveral

Cape Canaveral is an American city on the west coast of Florida. However, you’ll likely know it best for its connections with space travel and its fantastic coastline! Here are some fun facts about Cape Canaveral worth strapping in for. 1. Where exactly is Cape Canaveral, anyway? It is in the county of West Brevard …
Charles Darwin
8 Jan

11 Charming Facts About Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin is known globally as a pioneer of naturalist studies. His books are still studied today and his theories have withstood the test of time and critical analysis! He was born over 200 years ago yet remains one of the most prominent figures in naturalism and evolutionary study. Here’s some interesting and fun facts …
fun facts about yoga
30 Dec

23 Surprising Facts About Yoga

Are you thinking about a yoga workout? No wonder, considering its benefits and popularity! Yoga works on two levels: mental and physical. Yoga is a mind and body practice combining various styles, body posture, breathing technique, meditation, and relaxation. The powerful mind-body-spirit transformation that yoga brings helps us counteract stress, fatigue, and poor self-image. Bearing …
comet
20 Dec

12 Captivating Facts About Comets

Comets have fascinated humankind for centuries. While some people worshipped them, others feared them. But that was back when they held so much mystery. Today, astronomical research has stripped a lot of the intrigue surrounding comets away.
facts about Jupiter
12 Dec

15 Jubilant Facts About Jupiter

Jupiter’s a fascinating planet! It’s truly enormous, and it’s perhaps best known for its big red spot. However, how’s your knowledge on this stunning gas giant? Did you know that its magnetic field is almost unbeatable? How does Jupiter affect life on Earth? Get ready to be surprised – here are some fun facts about …
A smiling set of teeth
11 Dec

16 Tantalizing Facts About Teeth

Teeth are something we rely on each and every day – but how many of us are taking them for granted? When you fail to look after them properly, you could be at risk of serious pain and damage – which is why it’s extremely important to make sure that you brush regularly and visit …
facts about the equator
8 Dec

13 Enigmatic Facts About The Equator

The equator is an imaginary line that we use to help measure the planet. There’s latitudinal lines, longitudinal lines – and in general, things tend to really hot up the closer you get to the equator! Imaginary or not, there’s a lot to learn about this line – so here are some fun facts about …
interesting facts about mummification
7 Dec

13 Interesting Facts About Mummification

Mummification is a process where a human or animal that has died is preserved for a long duration by preventing their body from decomposing. Want to find out more? Here are some fun facts about mummification… 1. Egyptians were practicing mummification for centuries. Mummification became a cultural component in death for Egyptians as early as …
Breakfast Foods That Help Weight Loss
1 Dec

5 Breakfast Foods That Help Weight Loss

We’ve all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and the truth is that in many ways, it is! When it comes to weight loss, a lot of people assume that abandoning the cereal and the toast and fasting through the morning is the way to go, and for some people, …
Fun Facts about Twins
30 Nov

16 Top Facts About Twins

While many animals give birth to multiple young at a time, in humans, it’s actually very rare indeed! That’s why twin births are often seen as fascinating events. Let’s take a look at some fun facts about twins to try and break down a bit of the mystery. 1. Twins bond very early on. Twin …
facts about death
27 Nov

11 Definitive Facts About Death

Death, unfortunately, is one of very few inevitabilities about life. We all have to face life ending at some point. It can be scary to think about when you consider it too deeply, however, it’s something we must all come to terms with. Death can hit many people hard – as it is never easy …