historical misconceptions

6 Wrongly Perceived Historical Misconceptions

Misconceptions are a part and parcel of historical records. In any culture, they run rampant partly due to ignorance and misguided beliefs. Just browse the internet for some time and you will see an abundance of misconceptions especially regarding world...

Human mind

6 Weird Things Your Mind Might Be Capable Of

The human mind is one of the most powerful tools in the world. It has so far shaped the course of human history on our planet. Despite all the studies performed to understand the complexity of the mind, there is...

Boxing match

Amazing Human Feats You Won’t Believe

Human beings have gone through a tremendous journey right from the origin of our species to where we are now. Despite the ability to think and make choices, we are still finding out more about ourselves even today. From creating...

Rainbow Mountain

The 5 Most Bizarre Places in the World

Our world is infinitely large. Over the history of mankind, explorers all over the world have set off on their journeys of discovery. While most of the land mass on our planet has been explored, there are still entire worlds...

The Moai Statues of Easter Island

5 Greatest Unsolvable Mysteries of the World

If there is one thing that always ends up intriguing or captivating for us, it’s a good mystery. No matter where you live or what culture you are from, a mystery will always enthrall you. Human kind as a species...

Immortal Jellyfish

The Curious Story of Immortal Jellyfish

The myth of immortality has been one of humankind’s mysterious fantasies. Way back, expeditions have been made to find the fountain of youth because people always levitated to the idea of being able to live forever. There are plenty of...

Steve Jobs Bought Pixar To Compete With Apple… What?

In A Nutshell Steve Jobs has become a national treasure and a reflection of love meets consumer products.  For many, Apple is Steve’s greatest accomplishment (rightfully so), but many see his purchase of Pixar in 1985 as a lead footnote...

German Chocalate Cake is Not German

“Welcome, ye shades! ye bowery Thickets hail! / Ye lofty Pines! ye venerable Oaks! / Ye Ashes wild, resounding o’er the steep! / Delicious is your shelter to the soul.” —James Thomson, “The Seasons, Summer” In A Nutshell German Chocolate...