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War & Weapons

Like it or not, war is a constant part of our world. We may not live in a country that is war torn, but sometimes our own countries have a hand in wars abroad.

It’s important to keep up with effects of war and weapons in order to do what we can to prevent it in the future!

Interesting Facts About the Vietnam War

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A long war which began in 1955 and didn’t end until 1979, the Vietnam War is one of the most well-known conflicts of recent years. There are many interesting facts about the Vietnam War which many people don’t know – let’s explore some of the lesser-known facts about this period of history.

Three Times The World Almost Entered A Nuclear War

Nuclear war has been a threat hanging over the world for decades now. Luckily, we've managed to avoid it - so far. But there are a more than a few times where we certainly came close! Here are three of which that you may not have heard about until now!

Goodbye Gun Emoji, Hello Water Pistol!

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With the latest release of iOS 10, many of us are excited about the new features, but there's one question on everyone's mind... what happened to the gun emoji? And why is there now a water pistol? Read on for the facts, and the birth of the water pistol emoji.

14 Facts About the Christmas Truce of 1914

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The Great War of 1914-1918 saw bloodshed, heartache and devastation around the world. However, among the tragedy is the tale of the Christmas truce. This iconic moment of history tells the tale of soldiers on opposite sides coming together in a moment of peace during Christmas Day 1914.

The Chilli Hand Grenade

A non-lethal hand grenade full with the world's hottest chilli to be used by the army to smoke out terrorists! Indian military experts have created a fantastic grenade, one that