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10 popular “scientific” myths and misconceptions

New information from pseudoscientists appears all the time. Unfortunately, not all of them reflect reality.

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Interesting facts about Lithuania

East and West meet in Lithuania, spiced up with the spirit of the harsh North.

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Seven amazing tombstones of eminent men and animals

Death and humor always go hand in hand: laughing protects us from the horror of the inevitable. And those who have no such fear are ready to laugh at any occasion.

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Interesting facts about Wagner

If you take and compile a list of the ten greatest composers in the history of music, Wilhelm Richard Wagner is sure to be on it. Not only did he compose divine music, but he also contributed tremendously to the development of art theory

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15 Fun Facts to Start Your Day Off Right

Initiating watercooler conversations is much more fun than joining one already in progress. Amassing a mental collection of random fun trivia can turn you into a conversation magnet

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Interesting facts about bookmakers

The prototypes of modern bookmakers appeared in ancient Rome. Gambling Romans made bets on all kinds of events: gladiatorial fights, chariot races and so on

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Interesting facts about Nietzsche

The world famous German philosopher and thinker Friedrich Nietzsche was a very interesting personality

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Interesting facts about suspenders

In Europe, the first mention of suspenders appeared during the reign of Louis XIV. Suspenders looked like a sling for a sword and only much later were transformed into a trouser-supporting accessory

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How writer Jules Verne made a round-the-world voyage without leaving his office

How the writer Jules Verne circumnavigated the world without leaving his office In late 1872, a French daily newspaper began publishing the novel “Around the World in 80 Days”

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