Oldest Languages in the World that Are Still in Use Today

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Similar to biological evolution, language evolution occurs gradually and generation by generation; as a result, there is no clear transition between one language and the language that arises from it. Since all languages are as old as mankind itself, it is difficult to argue that one is actually older than any other. … Read more

Misconceptions About Cats


Many people prefer to own a cat since they are mostly independent animals. They also have highly distinct personalities that are attractive and attract others to them.  People have always been fascinated by cats’ enigmatic and even distant personalities as creatures that were once venerated as Gods. Despite being one of the … Read more

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

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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

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

Everything About Pumper Nic

Image of a restaurant of Pumper Nic.

Many chains of the past have ceased to exist in our present. Pumper Nic, a classic restaurant chain with an Argentinian origin, is one too. It was a popular restaurant of the 1970s and 1980s. It got its name from the word german pumpernickel, which means bread. Many even consider it a … Read more

All About The Iconic Restaurant: Horn & Hardart

Picture of Horn and Hardart Automat Restaurant in New York City at 104 West 57th Street near sixth avenue.

If you were around the 40s, 50s, 60s, or 70s, you would know that it was not Burger King, KFC, Hardees, Taco Bell, Wendy, or McDonald’s that people went to for food outside.  Many other classic restaurants may not exist today or are barely surviving. Welcome to Horn and Hardart – a … Read more

All About Benningans Restaurant

Image of a Bennigan's sign board featuring the old logo, before the November 2010 revamp of the brand.

Casual dining, a robust and profitable industry, has been on a steady decline in recent years now. Hence, many ubiquitous restaurant chains that fed everyone in shopping centers and food courts barely exist. Bennigans, too, has a tale no different. It is an Irish-pub-themed American restaurant for casual dining. The first location … Read more