I love history and the thing that makes it come alive the most is pictures like these. Rare historical photos are amazing to behold, giving an insight into war, peace, depression, the space race and much more. And I hope you enjoy them as much as I do. Where possible I will provide sources to the story the picture is telling. Continue reading “Rare Historical Photos – Part One”
When I was young, we had this large leather-bound book in my home. It was chock full of unexplained pictures, weird photos, ghosts, monsters, ufo’s and more. I was fascinated by it. And today I want to bring a little bit of that book to you. With a bunch of weird photos to leave you thinking. Continue reading “Weird Photos With Little To No Explanations”
We think we have a good grasp of how the world works. How the planets and indeed the Universe itself formed. But, we also thought that just a hundred years ago. And it turned out that we actually knew pretty much next to nothing. New theories are being proposed all the time. Today we are going to bring you 9 scientific theory examples that will make you really start to think about the Universe in a different light. After all, the weirdness of quantum mechanics was so out there to Einstein, he did not really want to believe it and thought it incomplete. Continue reading “8 Scientific Theory Examples That Will Make You Question Everything”
Science videos don’t have to be boring! I remember as a child, I found my science classes to be mind numbingly tedious. We sat as the teacher just talked at us. It wasn’t until much later that I realized just how much fun science can be. How it seeks to explain us and our place in the Universe. To celebrate that, here are some of the most amazing science videos online. From education videos, to space, to chemical reactions and much more. Enjoy! Continue reading “10 Amazing Science Videos To Inspire And Inform”
CGI can get a bad rep. Usually because when it’s badly done, it looks terrible. There is nothing worse for bringing you out of the moment than horrible looking effects. But when it’s done well, it can look great. And today we are bringing you some movie visual effects before and after. See what it takes to make a great looking CGI scene. And as a bonus, at the end we have a video of the top ten worst CGI scenes. Continue reading “Movie Visual Effects – Before & After CGI”
What’s the most amazing fact you can think of? I bet that the 28 mind blowing facts (complete with sources for you doubters) listed below beat it. Impress and annoy your friends for weeks to come with these way out there facts about everything from sharks, space and wars. And if you can think of any others, let us know in the comment section below. Enjoy! Continue reading “28 Utterly Mind Blowing Facts You Won’t Believe!”
Some days are harder than others. When the hard days come along, it can be difficult to stay positive and upbeat. When I feel down and beaten up, I look for a good book to disappear into. Books are powerful things. They have the capacity to inspire and draw emotion from us like almost no other media can.
The evocative nature of reading a book, getting lost in your imagination as you draw another world in your mind is amazing. And should never be taken for granted. So today, let’s help inspire you and bring you around from your bad day. Continue reading “11 Book Quotes To Inspire You Today”
We all have a story to tell. Some of our stories are more amazing than others, but we all have one. And there is no better way to tell a story than with a picture. As they say, one picture can tell you a thousand words. Here today, take a look at 31 incredible pictures of people, from all around this planet of ours. Share in their joy, fear, happiness and sadness. Revel in the human condition. And if you enjoy the pictures, don’t forget to share! Continue reading “31 Incredible Pictures Of People Around The Globe”
When it comes to getting your fix of the best free documentaries, it seems you have two choices. Watch high quality ones when they appear on tv, or stream badly produced ones from some terrible site that gives you a virus. But not anymore, because there are places, mainly, unsurprisingly, Youtube, where you can watch high quality documentaries that comply with all copyright laws and the wishes of the producers. And below we have 7 of the best for you. Check them out and learn something new! Continue reading “7 Of The Best Free Documentaries To Watch Online”
Humans throughout history have been known to come up with some strange beauty treatments. The ancient Greeks for instance used crocodile dung as face cream. While Elizabeth the First of England covered her facial scars (she had smallpox as a child) with a thick white paste of makeup.
But we live in the modern age. There’s no way anyone would be as daft as that nowadays, right? Well……………… Continue reading “7 Absolutely Disgusting Beauty Treatments You Don’t Want To Try”