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  • Technology is increasingly making the need for handwriting obsolete; does that matter?

    Farewell to Handwriting

    Farewell to Handwriting

    by Rupert Taylor7

  • We had seen speedboats doing insane speeds but what about navy ships? Can they do similar speeds? Navy ships operate in choppy waters which is a disadvantage for speed. But they are still fast. Let’s see how fast.

    Fastest Navy Ships in the World

    Fastest Navy Ships in the World

    by Savio Koman2

  • In 1982, Derek Walcott admitted that he sexually harassed a student. After becoming president-elect, Barack Obama considered allowing this admitted predator to serve as his Inaugural Poet.

    Derek Walcott: Nobel Laureate and Pervy Predator

    Derek Walcott: Nobel Laureate and Pervy Predator

    by Linda Sue Grimes0

  • Why are zombies so popular? What are the origins of zombie mythology, and how does interest in zombies relate to psychology, philosophy, and morality. Lastly, could there be a real zombie apocalypse?

    What Can Zombies Teach Us About Humanity?

    What Can Zombies Teach Us About Humanity?

    by Catherine Giordano14

  • Here are some heart shaped facts, from a newly discovered heart problem to humming birds, playing cards to swimming pools and the night sky's heart nebula.

    6 Unusual Heart-Shaped Facts

    6 Unusual Heart-Shaped Facts

    by Frances Metcalfe8

  • Everyone loves royal fairy weddings. Scandal often follows those fairy tale weddings leading to heartbreak and disaster. Here are some of those fairy tale weddings which turned into royal scandals followed by divorce.

    Royal Fairy Tale Weddings: Royal Scandals

    Royal Fairy Tale Weddings: Royal Scandals

    by L.M. Hosler0

  • Being built on water is one of Venice's charming characteristics, but also the very thing that is threatening its survival. Venice environmental challenges may ruin it or even sink it forever. Global warming is posing new threats to the beautiful Italian city.

    Venice Is Sinking: Struggles of the City Built on Water

    Venice Is Sinking: Struggles of the City Built on Water

    by Robie Benve7

  • Placer gold hunters usually follow the age old gold prospecting rules by digging in waterways. Here, I share places that have yielded me gold that may not be so well known. Enjoy and good hunting!!

    Uncommon Places I Have Found Gold

    Uncommon Places I Have Found Gold

    by John R Wilsdon9

  • The summer of 1916 was a hot one. People were looking to escape to the beach for family fun and relief from the heat over the July 4th holiday. Instead it turned out to be almost two weeks of terror from an attacking man eating shark

    Shark Terror Attacks at the Beach

    Shark Terror Attacks at the Beach

    by L.M. Hosler3

  • Love 'em or not, squirrels can teach us eight important lessons about relationships, decision-making, finances, self-confidence, and more. What can we learn from these pesky, bushy-tailed rodents?

    What Squirrels Can Teach Us About Being Human

    What Squirrels Can Teach Us About Being Human

    by FlourishAnyway101

  • In the 1800's, a series of newspaper articles reported on the discovery of life on the moon. Learn how the public accepted this fake news which was a hoax to increase circulation of the New York Sun.

    Great Moon Hoax of 1835: An Early Example of Fake News

    Great Moon Hoax of 1835: An Early Example of Fake News

    by Thelma Raker Coffone15

  • A comprehensive guide and commentary about which forms, documents and other items you will be required to bring to a USCIS interview for adjustment of status in the US.

    What To Bring To A USCIS Interview (AOS)

    What To Bring To A USCIS Interview (AOS)

    by Emily Nemchick0

  • Don't call them dumb (or tasty or juicy either). Get acquainted with the lessons that turkeys have to teach us about defining yourself, listening to your mother, and confidently strutting your stuff.

    3 Lessons Turkeys Can Teach Us About Life

    3 Lessons Turkeys Can Teach Us About Life

    by FlourishAnyway95

  • People have celebrated Thanksgiving for centuries; however, the feasts shared today differ drastically from the delicacies enjoyed in the past, even when compared to just a few generations ago. Today's turkey is a monstrous distortion of what it should be, and once was.

    Is Turkey Safe? Why It Matters How Turkeys Are Bred and Raised

    Is Turkey Safe? Why It Matters How Turkeys Are Bred and Raised

    by Schatzie Speaks0

  • Kundalini is the primordial life force that is found in everything.

    Kundalini Rising

    Kundalini Rising

    by S P Austen0

  • Could the Ouija Board, long believed to be a portal to the other side, have a more rational and valuable use to us? Here, I propose an experiment that anyone who owns a board can try out.

    Ouija Boards – Retrieving Lost Memories?

    Ouija Boards – Retrieving Lost Memories?

    by Ian3

  • Are you a magical thinker or a scientific thinker or both? Do you know what the difference is? Magical thinking has always been part of humanity. Scientific thinking is what moves the world forward.

    Essay: Magical Thinking vs Scientific Thinking

    Essay: Magical Thinking vs Scientific Thinking

    by Tessa Schlesinger3

  • There’s an old aviation saying: “If an airplane doesn’t look right, it won’t fly right.” That doesn’t stop aircraft designers, often with government support, from developing aircraft that don’t look right. Often times it causes many to ask, why?

    Weird Wings: From the BV 141 to the Grumman X-29

    Weird Wings: From the BV 141 to the Grumman X-29

    by Robert Sacchi14

  • Synthetic fiber is manufactured from many chemicals that have a harmful effect on humans and the environment. This article introduces information about synthetic fibers. The information contains the history of synthetic fibers, manufacturing process, uses, and risks to humans and the environment.

    Synthetic Fibers: The Manufacturing Process and Risks to Human and Environment

    Synthetic Fibers: The Manufacturing Process and Risks to Human and Environment

    by Eman Abdallah Kamel10

  • This isn’t about my Cornish holiday; it’s a personal focus on the Celtic Nation of Cornwall, who under EU Law were granted national minority status by the British Government in 2014: Giving them same legal recognition as other Celtic nations in the UK including Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

    Emmet’s Visit to Kernow

    Emmet’s Visit to Kernow

    by Arthur Russ4

  • Have you thought about getting a library card? A lot has changed since the days before the internet. Libraries of today offer so much more besides books to read. However, if you are looking for just books to read, then having a library card is also for you!

    Rediscover the Library: 5 Reasons to Get a Library Card as an Adult

    Rediscover the Library: 5 Reasons to Get a Library Card as an Adult

    by Alice V2

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