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World Most Unusual University Studies

Getting to college is one way to achieve success in life, we are told. So we all strive to attain good grades in school, so as to gain entry into institutions of higher learning such as colleges and universities. The courses that spring to mind as we select college majors range from medicine, engineering, law

Strange Creatures that really Exist

You may believe that you have seen every animal, insect, or creature that lives on the Earth and in water; but you would truly be mistaken. There are so many strange and unusual animals around that you may be shocked if you saw one and then have to look it up online to find out

The World’s Largest Pumpkin in North America

If you are into pumpkins or at least learning how to grow very large ones so you can make as many pumpkin dishes imaginable, then you need to talk with Gene McMulllen. You are sure to learn a few tips and tricks and be the hit at Thanksgiving with all the items you can create

Background Star Trek Scenes that You Did not Notice

Star Trek fans may never have missed even one episode and may have seen them more than once, but there are things in the background that you may have completely unnoticed. Here are a few favorites that you should look for next time you watch the reruns: Commander Riker Never Sits Down Like the Rest

The True Story of the Sleeping Beauty

It may be very hard to believe that the Sleeping Beauty that you read to your child/children is not the original version. The story Giambatista Basile created the first version, except her name was Talia. Her father was lord over the land and talked with astrologers and wise men to learn his daughter’s future. He

Couple Truly Meant For One Another

If there were ever two people that were meant for one another it was Les and Helen Brown. They were actually born on the same exact day, which was New Year’s Eve (December 31st, 1918). They met during their teen years and fell madly in love. They soon became married and lived together as husband

4 Scary Places You May Be too Afraid to Visit

If you love spooky and scary movies, then you are going to love visiting these locations. On the other hand, you may just be one of those people that even the thought of a skull gives you the creeps, you may wish to steer clear. 1. Hanging Coffins of Sagada, Philippines The Igorot tribe home

The Suitors of the Queen Honey Bee

The Virgin Queen honey bee flies around all the males during the mating ritual waiting for one to mate with her while in flight. When the first mate mounts the queen, he inserts what is known as his endophallus and of course deposits his semen. Even though, this should be an exciting adventure for the

Antarctic Adventure not to Be Forgotten

At the beginning of the 20th century, Douglas Mawson, an Australian scientist set out to explore the Antarctica; a difficult task that has not worked so well for others. On December 14, 1912, Mawson and two of his colleagues, Xavier Mertz and Belgrave Ninnis were attempting to return to base after a few days of