10 Fascinating Facts about the U.S. Supreme Court

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It was back in the day when the First United States Congress passed the Judiciary Act of 1789, officially creating the federal judiciary system that included the highest court, the U.S, Supreme Court, as well as other courts. The US Supreme Court itself was created as part of the Constitution. Article III … Read more

Profile of Julius Caesar

A statue of Julius Caesar in Italy

Gaius Julius Caesar was an ancient Roman general and statesman. He was one of the founders of the new Roman Empire who abolished the Roman Republic system and strengthened the nation’s powers. He was not only an intelligent politician but also a leader and genius war tactician.  Julius led the Roman legions … Read more

Interesting Facts about Glowworms

A female glowworm 

Glowworms, as the name suggests, are insects that can glow using bioluminescence. The term glowworm is used to describe a broad range of insects. It is used to refer to four beetle families and many genera of Fungus Gnats. The common factor between these insects is their ability to produce a bioluminescent … Read more

Celebrities Who Are the Only Children

Leonardo DiCaprio wearing a tuxedo on the red carpet

Growing up as an only child isn’t always easy; it leaves you with a lonely childhood, a quiet household, and sometimes even wanting a brother or sister. That aside, it has its pros and cons. The ones who grow up like that have different experiences than those who grow up with siblings … Read more

Fun Facts about Fireflies

a firefly sitting on the finger

There are around 900,000 various types of insects in the world yet discovered. The discoveries are still going on, and scientists expect that the discovered portion only forms less than 80% of the total present on this Earth.  Out of these, fireflies are among the exceptional insects found on the Earth. They … Read more

Most Mysterious Deaths in History

Concrete tombstones in a cemetery

Death is undeniable, and no one can escape it. However, typically when a person dies, the reason for that person’s death is known. Especially if a famous person dies, the end is usually well-documented, and apparent causes of death are also noted. But this fact may not be entirely true, as some … Read more

Profile of Emperor Tiberius

Bust of the Emperor Tiberius

The long-ruling Roman Emperor Tiberius, born on 16 November 42 BCE, was famously known for his commendable military accomplishments. He was born in an aristocratic home. Although Tiberius held the fourth position in line for the throne, he managed to gain his successor’s considerable trust in handing him over significant responsibilities.  Initially, … Read more

Profile of Roman Emperor Nero

A bust of Nero facing right

We have all heard the famous story of how Nero played the fiddle while Rome burned. For better or worse, he was one of the most famous Roman emperors. This fame seems to arise from his extravagances, personal debaucheries, murders of his family members, and the accusation of him being responsible for … Read more