The easiest instruments to play

Musical instruments are the perfect way of channeling your creativity and coming up with new skills. You want to have a hobby that can help you to channel your feelings and emotions, as well as develop skills. But, let’s be clear, learning a musical instrument can be a hard slog....

The story behind Eduard Khil’s meme

Internet memes have become increasingly popular ever since message boards and chat rooms came about. Memes are used as a way of communicating particular feelings or opinions on a topic through the form of an image, song, or video. This is usually, but not always, done in an amusing and...

Funny Olympic games in the past

The Olympics represent one of the best tournaments in the world of competitive sport. It’s the perfect occasion to bring athletes from all nations together in competition. The Olympics are hugely important and throw up quite a few inspirational underdog stories. We all know about the popular events of the...

Frank Lloyd Wright – Why His Buildings are White Elephants

Frank Lloyd Wright is a name synonymous in architecture circles, as he was one of the most controversial and flamboyant architects of his time. He was directly responsible for designing over 1,000 structures, with over 500 actually completed and built. As well as designing homes and apartments, Wright was responsible...

Best David Bowie performances on the big screen

When David Bowie passed away in 2016, the whole world mourned. With a career that spanned over five decades, Bowie was renowned for his incredible music, his quirky sense of fashion, and his constant reinventions. However, that’s not all. David Bowie was also a bit of a star on the...

The life of Steve Jobs

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few decades, there’s a good chance you have heard of the legendary Steve Jobs. This inventor has changed the world with his company, Apple Computers, before sadly passing away in 2011. While he may no longer be with us, there’s...

5 apps NFL lovers shouldn’t live without

If you are a serious NFL fan with a constant hunger for the latest NFL news games, then you are going to need to get the best applications and follow each league match right from your iPhone or Ipad.  The App Store can often be very overwhelming with the vast...

5 Easy Exercises to Do When on Your Computer

If you’re a student doing essays on your laptop or if you work in an office-based job, the chances are you spend most of your time in front of a computer screen. You probably eat sat in front of it, watch movies on it, work on it…and therefore, probably don’t...

5 Natural Snacks That Are Loaded With Protein

Let’s be honest, we all need a few snacks in our lives – all day, every day. Because we’re constantly hungry. But when it comes down to it, crisps, chocolate, and candy just aren’t viable snacking options, as they are full of all of the things that are bad for...

Why You Absolutely Have to Visit Moomin Theme Park in Finland

As a youngster, you were probably brought up on the popular Tove Jansson Moomin books – which, by the way, are pretty darn awesome. These books follow the lives of the white, large-snouted, hippopotamus-style fairy tale characters who live in Moominland. And if you were as obsessed as we were...

The Science Behind 3D Glasses 

With all the modern technology nowadays, it’s pretty darn boring to go and see your everyday 2D movie at the movie theater. Instead, we love to have aliens, zombies and dinosaurs jumping out at us (well, apparently we do anyway). Although it may seem like a relatively new invention, 3D...

What is a Brain Freeze and What’s The Science Behind it?

You know what the worst thing about devouring delicious ice cream is? Brain freeze. Or, as some people call it, an ‘ice cream headache.’ Have you ever wondered what is actually going on in your brain, however? When that sudden, sharp pain takes over, what is really happening? We’re going...

How Does Color Affect You Physically And Mentally

We all have our favorite colors, patterns or shapes. But have you ever wondered if you’d feel different in a blue room than you would in a red room? Pablo Picasso once said that colors follow the changes of emotions, and this theory has since been researched. Many scientists now...

Is a “Dog Year” Really Seven Human Years?

When it comes to working out dogs’ age, we’ve always been told that one year in human years is the equivalent of seven years in doggy terms. This myth was heightened during the ‘80s when a string of commercials graced our airwaves and told us that one poor dog (the...

Why Do Cats Like Cardboard Boxes?

It does not matter if you own a cat or not, you are bound to see it, or at least know about it. Cats absolutely, positively love cardboard boxes. It is many a cat owner’s angst that their feline friend prefers the cardboard box over the deluxe cat tower which...

These Tiny Hacks Will Help You Fight Your Jet Lag

If you travel a lot, or if you’ve got a long-haul flight coming up – knowing the tips to fight jet lag can make the difference between a great trip and an I-wish-I-was-asleep trip. Flying across multiple time zones can really mess up your body clock, making you feel tired,...

How to Make a Dutch Braid in Six Steps

There comes the point when you’re so bored with your everyday hairdo that you just want to try something different – but you don’t quite know how or where to find the best ‘do to suit you. Braids are some of the easiest hairstyles to do on yourself. They’re fashion...

Where And How To Plant a Vegetable Garden (for beginners)

Growing your own fruit and vegetables can seem like a great idea – until you get all the gear and realize that you actually have no clue what you’re doing! Edible gardening is a growing market (quite literally) that will save you money, give you more options, and save the...

These Inventions Changed Everything

The modern world is full of wonders. Can you imagine living in a world where the fastest way to get a message from one place to the next is via pigeon? There was also, at one time, a world where your house would be destroyed anytime it rained, snowed, or...

Amazing Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali is perhaps the most famous surrealist painter of all time, painting crazy pictures, and just being an eccentric person overall. There are tons of stories of him and his crazy antics, all of which only served to increase the mystique surrounding him and his crazy paintings. Dali never...
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