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!
We all know the Salem Witch Trials. But did you know they also held a trial for tomatoes? Back then, tomatoes were thought to be poisonous, so no one ate them! But one person set out to prove that they weren't so bad after all - read his success story!
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.
Komodo dragons are the largest living lizards on the planet. They are fearsome creatures with a reputation for being strong, aggressive and deadly hunters. But they're not all bad - they love swimming and playing... Here are the top 10 facts about Komodo dragons!
When you think about it, “boycott” is a strange word. How does the word relate to the action of not attending or doing something? Of isolating or ignoring something? Where did the word “boycott” come from? Well, let's go back to 1880 to find out.
Fruit is meant to be a good part of a balanced diet, so even if you do end up spending a few bucks more on your favorite fruit, at least it’s for a worthy cause. But what if I told you there was a fruit worth thousands of dollars?
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.
As the golden age of pirating drew to a close in the early – mid 1700's, one particular pirate, the infamous Benjamin Hornigold, committed one of the pirate age’s most infamous and bizarre raids. Find out what he raided and why in this amusing but informative article!
The triangle percussion instrument is probably one of the least thought about instruments in terms of training involved and coolness levels. After all, who can't play the triangle? However, these simple little instruments have a more interesting background than you would think!