World & History

World & history may sound like a broad topic – but that just means there’s an endless amount of articles to get lost in!

Here we have facts from business & religion to world history & travel, with topics about countries to inspire your wanderlust; you’re sure to find countless facts inside to fill your brain!

Sniffer Rats

Sniffer-Rats To Detect Landmines

We have all heard of sniffer dogs used in the line of service, we all know about sniffer pigs too to help find truffles, but did you know there are also sniffer rats? Believe it or not, they are a good option to unearth hidden landmines.

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High Street - Most Common Road Name In UK

The Most Common Street Names In The UK

Ever wondered what the top street names are in the United Kingdom? Well look no further because after a little digging we have managed dig out the top 50 all time popular UK street names. Did you’re make the list?

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Facts About B&Q

A Brief History Of B&Q

B&Q is the UK’s leading home improvement and DIY retail store. It was opened first in Southampton by founders Richard Black and David Quayle back in 1969 and now has stored all across the country and Ireland. Here is a brief history of the company.

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Hoodie Hoo Day

What Is Hoodie-Hoo Day? – February 20

If you want something crazy to do on this day why not celebrate Hoodie-Hoo Day this year? This unique day happens on February 20th every year. Wondering what it is? Let us find out together.

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Prit Stick Glue

The History Of Pritt Stick Glue

The Pritt Stick is so useful for those little creative projects you have at home. Did you know it was created back in 1969 by a group of German businessmen? You probably haven’t thought about the history of this glue before but let’s take a look together.

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Tesco Sign

The History Of Tesco

Tesco is one of the UK’s top leading supermarket chains. It was created way back in 1912 and is still going strong. Since most of us shop there, it’d be nice to learn a little about the history of this store. Here are some interesting points about Tesco.

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Light Bulb

Thomas Edison Wasn’t So Bright After All

We all think of Thomas Edison as the guys who created the light bulb back in 1879, don’t we? Well, what if I were to tell you that he actually wasn’t the person to invent this? I know, shocker, right? Let’s learn more about who did!

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National Hug Day

National Hug Day | January 21

There’s a holiday for everything these days and the world wouldn’t be complete without a National Hugging Day. This day falls on January 21st every year and is the perfect time to really spread some love. So what are you waiting for?

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Most Common Birthday

The Most Common Birthday Day

Everybody’s own birthday is special to them there’s no doubt about it. But do you know what the most common birthday is? Well, you’re about to find out, and when you know the estimated time of being conceived, you’ll know exactly why!

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Popcorn Day

National Popcorn Day | January 19

Popcorn is a famous delicious snack all around the world and is the most popular snack you can grab at the movies. But, what is popcorn, and when was it introduced to theaters? Let’s find out along with some other top popcorn facts.

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Saving Pennis in the Credit Crunch

“Every Penny Makes A Difference In A Credit Crunch”

We all know it’s important to save money where we can, especially during hard times. Some people take this too far and will go out of their way on their normal daily shops to simply save just 1 or 2 pennies.

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Was Humpty Dumpty an Egg?

Was Humpty Dumpty An Egg?

We all know the story of how Humpty Dumpty... but what if I told you Humpty Dumpty was not even an egg? I imagine many of you are scratching your heads right now. Let’s do some digging and find out the real meaning of this famous tale.

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