Woodpeckers, like any other birds, have unique traits. Their pecking behavior is definitely one of them. Have you ever wondered why woodpeckers peck? Their pecking behavior is based on logical reasons. In fact, that behavior is crucial for their lifestyle. Here are 6 reasons why woodpeckers peck wood!
The word rhinoceros means “horned nose” and they once roamed and made their homes in North America and Europe. Now rhinos can only be found in Asia and Africa. Find out more about these ancient one horned beasts with this extensive list of rhino facts!
Most famously known for his portrayal of James “Sawyer” Ford on the hit television show LOST, Josh Holloway has lived quite an interesting life. In fact, there are several fun facts you might not know about him. Let's take a closer look at some unique trivia regarding one of television’s leading men!
What’s in a street name? Quite a lot actually... Here we have an extremely useful infographic that looks at the differences between roads, avenues, streets & lanes, along with some famous examples. You'll also learn more about unusual roads like crescents, courts & mews.
Don’t get me wrong, the human body is endlessly, staggeringly, wonderfully amazing. It has astounding intricate systems, perfectly adapted organs and genius functional design. Or… maybe not so genius. Evolution favors functionality, not perfection. Check out these seven times this couldn't be more evident.
There are countless people in the world living with various forms of mental illness. With anxiety quite common, people turn to numerous drugs, herbal remedies, and foods to try to soothe their discomfort. Let's look at some of the best foods you can eat that will help you with anxiety!
Competitive eating is something that intrigues, interests and disgusts in equal measure. Well here we cover crazy record-breaking food challenges from around the world. From cow brains & cockroaches to stinting nettles, find out what it takes to smash a record!
Never heard of a Kakapos? There is good reason for that - they are one of the world’s rarest birds. After reading these facts, you will love them so much, and you may even be ready visit New Zealand to see one alive. Here are 20 rarest facts about Kakapos.
Recognized at one of the most influential scientists of all time, there's obviously a ton to learn about Isaac Newton! Here we have the most informative facts to increase your knowledge in the spectrum of science.
Once upon a time, coffee used to get a bad rap. The consumption of coffee was associated with increased risk for heart disease, heightened stress responses, and other negatives. However, it turns out that a person’s daily cup of deliciousness has many surprising health benefits.
The Battle of Bunker Hill was a historic battle of the American Revolution between British troops and the American militia. The battle yielded a surprising and unpredictable outcome due to the untrained Americans putting up more of a fight than the British ever bargained for!
Oak trees are among the oldest nature species in the world, and there's no doubt a lot of fascinating things to learn about these ancient wonders. Even though you may see it as just a tree, there is a lot of fun facts about oak trees!