10 Common Misconceptions About The European Union

10 Common Misconceptions About The European Union

It’s one of the biggest groupings in the world. As a single bloc, the European Union has a population bigger than the United States,[1] a land area that dwarfs India, and an economy that could give even global powerhouse China...
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10 Common Misconceptions About Famous World Leaders

10 Common Misconceptions About Famous World Leaders

Most of us like to think we’re pretty well-informed. We watch the news, we read in-depth reports, heck, we even understand weird acronyms like OECD, ICC, and IMF. But even the most observant among us can forget the stuff we’re...
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Top 10 Common Health Practices That Are Actually Hurting Us

Top 10 Common Health Practices That Are Actually Hurting Us

Health Kayla TomlinsonAugust 26, 2017 We live in a wonderful time of mass media. The news is at our fingertips, and entertainment is ever present. Unfortunately, advertisers slip in suggestions for us and we usually follow along without even a...
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Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Food Damian BlackAugust 13, 2017 Fruits are wonders of sweetness and seed that we have grown over millennia to feed ourselves. We tend to think that the various fruits we enjoy have been only slightly altered on the orchards of...
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10 Common Misconceptions About Serial Killers

10 Common Misconceptions About Serial Killers

Crime Radu AlexanderJuly 1, 2017 Our perception of serial killers is skewed by movies and TV shows. Hollywood has a clear image of the type of killer who resonates most with audiences, and that stereotypical view is disproportionately featured in...
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Top 10 Totally Unexpected Uses For Common Elements

Top 10 Totally Unexpected Uses For Common Elements

Our World Reuben JacobsMay 4, 2017 In the 200 or so years that mankind has been arranging and grouping elements, we have discovered 150 of them, and we have figured out what most of them are good for. Oxygen is...
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Top 10 Remarkable Traits Neanderthals Have In Common With Humans

Top 10 Remarkable Traits Neanderthals Have In Common With Humans

Humans Jana Louise SmitApril 20, 2017 The line separating Homo sapiens and Neanderthals is thinning. Scholars are no longer even sure if the two are different species. While Neanderthals are long-extinct (and possibly a subspecies of modern humans), archaeolog...
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