Curiosity

Genes of Brain

Genes of Brain

It’s more like less than 1% for brain organization and 99% for all else! Don’t be surprised, genes only provide a very rough sketch of the organism, by far the most information needed to construct a human being or an…

The US flag

The US flag

The flag of the United States of America, often referred to as the American flag or U.S. flag, is the national flag of the United States. It consists of thirteen equal horizontal stripes of red (top and bottom) alternating with…

Alien Insurance

Alien Insurance

More than 6,000 people have taken out “alien abduction policies” each worth the equivalent of £8million in compensation. The bizarre deal, provided by Saint Lawrence Agency in Altamonte Springs, Florida, promises clients cover for supernatural sites, such as Area 51.…

Honey bees

Honey bees

Everyone loves the honeybee. We humans have been drooling over its honey and prospering from its powers of pollination for millennia. But our worship of this one species, understandable as it might be, is a sign that something has gone…

Brain cells

Brain cells

Like constructing a house, brains are built upon a strong foundation. This starts before birth, and is very important during the first three years of life. Brain cells are “raw” materials — much like lumber is a raw material in…

Stephen King

Stephen King

King was broke and struggling when he was first trying to write. He lived in a trailer with his wife—also a writer—and they both worked multiple jobs to support their family while pursuing their craft. They were so poor they…

Turnips

Turnips

Turnips are a versatile crop. Like beets, they can be grown for greens or for the bulb. They grow fairly quickly, maturing in about 2 months, so you can get more than one harvest in a season. However the bulbs…

Elephants sleep the least of any Mammal

Elephants sleep the least of any Mammal

Sleep is a biological imperative. Some need it more than others, some sleep with half a brain, and some hang upside-down, but one fact rises above all else: All mammals need sleep. Elephants are the largest land creatures on Earth,…

Alex Zanardi

Alex Zanardi

Alessandro Zanardi is an Italian professional racing driver and paracyclist. He won the CART championship in 1997 and 1998 in North America. He also raced in Formula One from 1991-1994 and again in 1999; his best result was a sixth-place…

Roosters

Roosters

Roosters can not be stopped once they start a crowing contest but they can be started! Just about anything can trigger them: a phone ringing, a car arriving, the dog barking, a clock chiming, the doorbell, a horn, another rooster,…