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  • Why do drawn hearts look nothing like real hearts
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    Why do drawn hearts look nothing like real hearts

    ADVERTISEMENT Let’s face it; we’ve all drawn about 238845 hearts on our notebooks before. Whether they professed your love for your favorite boyband member (duh, of course it was Justin Timberlake) or the guy from your chemistry class, there was just something so fun about showing your love off to the world in the form… More

  • The story of Egypt
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    The story of Egypt

    ADVERTISEMENT If you’ve ever been to Egypt, you’ll know that it’s a flowing metropolis of the old and the new – and it’s pretty darn great. Standing alongside the modern streets of Cairo are the Ancient Pyramids which we associate with the Pharaohs, their hieroglyphs, ancient tombs, famous leaders, and of course, a love for… More

  • Science-approved tips for Walking Across Ice
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    Science-approved tips for Walking Across Ice

    ADVERTISEMENT If you live on a Caribbean island or in another country that is hot all-year-round, we kinda hate you (because we’re totally jealous), but there’s also a high chance that the only interaction you have with ice is the satisfying tinkle it makes when it falls into your pina colada. It’s a hard life,… More

  • 8 Traits People Find Attractive, According to Science
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    8 Traits People Find Attractive, According to Science

    ADVERTISEMENT Although we think of love as a mystical, magical thing, there is a lot of science behind who and what we find attractive. Of course, we all have our own personal taste, but according to science, there is a lot more to it than that. Here are some of the most desirable traits according… More

  • Everything you wanted to know about The Settlers of Catan board game
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    Everything you wanted to know about The Settlers of Catan board game

    ADVERTISEMENT Imagine you’re an explorer and you’ve found the holy grail of discoveries, in front of you is an undiscovered land – jackpot! The only problem is that your ship isn’t the only ship that has reached the coast of this mysterious land, now it is a fast and furious race to settle the island.… More

  • What do we know about the pangea continent
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    What do we know about the pangea continent

    ADVERTISEMENT The world was not always as we know it to be. In fact, way back when, the Earth was markedly different from the planet we inhabit today. And we don’t just mean in terms of the way we live, and how technology has evolved. We are talking about the geography and topography of the… More

  • The best ways to avoid germs while flying
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    The best ways to avoid germs while flying

    ADVERTISEMENT Cold and flu can be flying around all the time, and, no matter where you go, you are susceptible to it. It’s all well and good avoiding that sick colleague at work in the build-up to your vacay, but it’s no good if you’re picking up an illness once you get on the plane.… More

  • The story of Antartica
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    The story of Antartica

    ADVERTISEMENT Antarctica is one of the seven continents of the Earth, and the only one that is not inhabited by humans long-term. Because of the harsh terrain and unforgiving climate, it would be impossible for humans to live here, well, not for a long while at least. There are, of course, research bases dotted about,… More

  • Inventions that have changed the world
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    Inventions that have changed the world

    ADVERTISEMENT There are so many great inventions throughout human history that have made an impact on all of us. Some inventions have purely been to improve convenience in our way of life, but some have truly and irrevocably changed the world. When we look back through time, we will be able to point to a… More

  • Barriers that tech is breaking down
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    Barriers that tech is breaking down

    ADVERTISEMENT We all know that technology is changing the world, and expanding horizons beyond anything we have known. The world is completely different now to how it was even a decade ago, and much of this is to do with the way technology has evolved, and the difference it has made. There are so many… More

  • How to learn a new language as an adult
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    How to learn a new language as an adult

    ADVERTISEMENT We would all love to be able to learn a new language and expand our linguistic skills. It’s important to try to assess new cultures and understand their countries. Learning new languages will help you to develop new skills, as well as improving your employment prospects. But, when you are an adult, it’s much… More

  • Things you didn’t know about thunderstorms
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    Things you didn’t know about thunderstorms

    ADVERTISEMENT Generally, we fall into two categories any time there is a thunderstorm – some of us are mesmerized, while others are cowering under the duvet! No matter what your viewpoint on thunderstorms is, you can’t deny they are a pretty stunning spectacle. Seeing the raw, visual power of the natural world, even from a… More

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