It was after Laurence Candy lost most of his dairy herd to bovine tuberculosis that he decided he would no longer send animals to the slaughterhouse...Continue reading
Lawnmower or elephant? What’s your parenting style?
9 Words for Types of Parenting - Some parents can act like animals (or machines)…Continue reading
What do you think of hotel mini bars?
hen it comes to resisting the hotel minibar, who hasn't paid $10 for an item that costs $2 at the supermarket at least once? Personal peccadillos aside, there's probably no more pondered feature of hotel life than whether to minibar or not and it's something worth considering when making a booking, rather than take for granted...Continue... Continue Reading →
A diamond ring that broke the world record
If just one diamond isn't enough, SWA Diamonds might have the perfect ring for you. The India-based jewelry company broke a Guinness World Records title for the most diamonds set in one ring with a whopping 24,679 diamonds. The spectacular ring was designed to mimic a pink oyster mushroom, according to a Guinness World Records news... Continue Reading →
Did you know? A large butterfly’s wingspan can be almost two inches
Butterflies are insects who experience wide distribution all over the world (except for Antarctica). There are 150,000 species of butterflies, moths, and skippers, which all belong to the order of Lepidoptera. However, there are also 18,500 species who belong to the family of Papilionoidea, out of which 775 are nearctic (North America north of tropical Mexico), 7,700... Continue Reading →
Do you believe you’re not good at anything?
“I’m not good at anything…” Does this thought frequently creep its way into your head? Stop it!...Continue reading
Meet Akira Haraguchi-the pi genius
A Japanese mental health counsellor has broken the world record for reciting pi, the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter, from memory....Continue reading On Wikipedia