What Was the South Sea Bubble?

What Was the South Sea Bubble

Most people will take risks to earn money quickly and easily. So, when a seemingly too good to be true investment opportunity comes along, we are tempted to jump on it. And of course, when something seems too good to be true, it probably is. A great historical example of that is … Read more

What Was the Mississippi Bubble?

Just like Britain’s economic bubble, the South Sea Bubble, France also had their own which was the Mississippi Bubble that happened in the early 1700s. The Mississippi bubble is one of the biggest asset bubbles in the modern world. It first led France out of bankruptcy and straight into prosperity. However, this … Read more

The Strange and Unusual History of Tulip Mania

Tulip Fields

Tulips are one of the favorite flowers of many people. Women like them because they are beautiful, colorful and allergy friendly. Even though flowers can be expensive, they are still given by people to the ones they love. How much would you pay for a tulip? Because did you know that there … Read more

The Best Places to Live in the Event of Nuclear War

An image of a A nuclear explosion with a height as high as the clouds

When it comes to global disasters, one of the most terrifying is the possibility of nuclear war. The destruction that a single atomic bomb can bring is unparalleled, and the thought of an all-out nuclear war is enough to send anyone running for cover. Though we live in a relatively peaceful time … Read more

What’s the Difference Between Whiskey and Bourbon?

  When you visit your favorite liquor store, a lot of choices for alcoholic beverages will welcome you. They are classified depending on brand, flavor, and type of alcohol. One of the most complex types of alcoholic beverage is whiskey because it comes with different variations depending on the geographic area such … Read more