The History & Origins Of The Microwave

Who needs an oven these days, microwaves seriously rock! Being a student, I have found out that microwaves are extremely useful and so much better than ovens. If I could give away a gold star,

7-Up’s Original Name

7-Up was invented in 1929 by Charles Leiper Grigg. Its original name was 'Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda'. This name didn't stick for long, main reason is nobody could remember the name. You'd have to write

Does A Duck’s Quack Echo?

Does a ducks quack echo? I read a lot of facts lists and the fact "A duck's quack doesn't echo and nobody knows why" seems to appear a lot. It made me wonder why it

Was Humpty Dumpty An Egg?

Did you even wonder why everyone assumed Humpty Dumpty was an egg? I did, for a long while I had my theory that Humpty Dumpty was a sugar or ice-cube, although I never quite worked

Jaffa Cakes, A Cake Or Biscuit?

I always thought McVities Jaffa Cakes were a biscuit; they're biscuit shaped, look like biscuits and taste pretty biscuit-like too, but no, they're in fact cakes. VAT is not charged on biscuits and cakes by

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Pokémon: 25 Bulbasaur Facts

Bulbasaur may not be everyone's number 1 Pokémon, but it is #1 in the National Pokédex! Even if you aren't particularly familiar with the anime or game, chances are, you can still recognize Bulbasaur. Here we have 25 brilliant facts about this cute little green bulb!

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10 Incredible Works of Sacred Geometry

Sacred geometry (a.k.a. the Golden Ratio) consists of mathematical shapes and patterns in nature, religious structures and cosmology. Historian's search for these hidden forms. Here are ten incredible works of sacred geometry.

The History of Driverless Cars

Driverless cars really do belong in what I imagine as the world of the future, alongside robot butlers and a Windows Operating System that doesn’t crash. But how close are we to driverless cars? Well, here's a look at the history so far...

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