Interesting Facts About New York

New York is a large city with many things to see and do and also has a rich history. Before New York was a colony the area was in fact inhabited by two native cultures – the Iroquoian and the Algonquian people. …

Facts about the Vikings

A common misconception occurred during the 18th century about the Vikings, and heavily developed into a more romanticised view during the 19th century. The Vikings were often depicted as violent, heathen adventurers who pillaged and conquered many lands. Popular mythology also views …

7 Facts About Hamsters

Hamsters are stout-bodied, omnivorous and cute-butt rodents with much more to them than just running on their wheels or being experimented on in scientific laboratories. The following are some facts about these much-in-demand and adorable rodent pets. The discovery of the first …

Facts About Messi

To discuss the predictable facts of a footballer’s life is exactly that: PREDICTABLE! Who is really interested in knowing that Lionel Messi was born 24 June 1987 in Rosario, Santa Fe Province, Argentina as Lionel Andrѐs Messi Cuccittini? Who wants to know …

Interesting Facts About Florida

Florida is known for its beaches, its clear blue waters, and how it attracts thousands of tourists each year, but did you know these interesting Florida facts? 1. Disney World is technically a city in its own right. The park was built …

Why Do Cats Have Tails?

Have you ever seen a cat fall and land on their back? The vast majority of you will answer ‘No’, because cats pretty much always land on their feet. Has a cat ever rubbed itself up against your leg in delight, its …

The Biggest Spiders in the World

A lot of times, it seems that we underestimate some species that exist on Earth quite a bit. Spiders, for one, are something that most of us think as a small, tiny creature, nowhere near to being harmful or scary. However, like …

Facts about Asteroids

Oh no, it’s coming towards us! We’re all going to die! Lots of people fear something of this nature could happen in the future, and they’re not wrong. An asteroid could strike the Earth at any time and cause a nuclear-type winter …
Beyonce

8 Facts About Beyonce

Beyoncé is a big name in the music industry and has millions of fans all across the globe. This pop singer, who is also a brilliant actress, a strong philanthropist and a very loving mother is amongst the most beautiful woman in …

Facts About Uranus

Often the ‘butt’ of adolescent jokes about our solar system, what can I tell you that’s new about Uranus? Well, maybe not yours specifically… Uranus is the seventh planet from the sun in our solar system. It was officially discovered by William …

Facts About King Tut

In the late 19th century little was known about the ancient King Tutankhamun, until his discovery by an English archaeologist Howard Carter on November 4, 1922 and he soon became the most famous Egyptian Pharaoh that ever lived. ‘The boy king’ as …
A dog licking his owner's face

Why do dogs lick you?

It is a truth universally acknowledged that any dog within tongue-licking distance of a human being, if given half the chance, will lick them. My friend’s adorable springer spaniel doesn’t even care if he gets your skin or not, he’ll just lick …