Tallest Building in the World
By December 11, 2014 Read More →

Tallest Building in the World

Not all that long ago, skyscrapers all looked pretty much the same. The majority of them looked simply like gigantic rectangles that were standing majestically on one end. More recently, it appears that designs for skyscrapers have become almost as much an art form as they are an engineering feat. Today’s designs are much more […]

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Tallest Man Ever – Robert Wadlow
By December 10, 2014 Read More →

Tallest Man Ever – Robert Wadlow

For reasons that are probably best left to be explained by psychiatrists and psychologists, we humans seem to have a real fascination with things that set records – and it doesn’t seem to matter what kind! Most everyone is familiar with the Guinness Book of World Records which is all about the biggest, the smallest, […]

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Tyler Hadley’s First (and last) House Party
By December 7, 2014 Read More →

Tyler Hadley’s First (and last) House Party

Nobody throws a party quite like Tyler Hadley, and for that we can all be thankful. It’s not at all unusual for a teen to throw a house party when he knows his parents are going to be out of town for a while, but Tyler took it a step further to make certain his […]

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Animals That Mate For Life
By December 6, 2014 Read More →

Animals That Mate For Life

When we think of mating in the animal kingdom, we probably tend to think that most animals do not form long-lasting relationships. We know that animals don’t actually have marriage ceremonies, but you might be surprised to find out that some animals do decide to stay together for life, in a sort of a “’til […]

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Animals That Live In The Rainforest
By December 5, 2014 Read More →

Animals That Live In The Rainforest

If you want to talk about locations where there is a diverse collection of living things, you really cannot go wrong with rainforests. Rainforests account for only about 6 percent of the total land area on the planet but more than half of the world’s species live there! An astounding 30 million or more different […]

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