What is the History behind Lip Stretching in Africa?

A Mursi woman wearing a lip plate

Talking about the strangest traditions and customs around the world can be very shocking. It would be best if you were open-minded to believe what you read as no two cultures or groups think alike. Some parts of the world might be more gender-specific and have their traditions aligned, while some have … Read more

Learn the Interesting History of Teotihuacán

Ancient pyramid of Teotihuacan

Our world contains the strangest things and places that somehow leave people breathless with how well preserved and simply passing the test of time. Stonehenge, Pyramid of Giza, and Moai are some of the few places that piqued the majority’s interest, and for a good reason. Unraveling strange places like this always … Read more

What Are the Strangest and Most Unusual Languages in the World?

Old men in the street playing a game of tiles

Languages are a funny thing. There are over 7,000 languages all over the world. English is considered as the universal language and spoken by over 900 million native and non-native speakers. Yet it is not the most common language, as Mandarin tops the charts with over a billion speakers.With so many spoken … Read more

Who Were the Green Children of Woolpit?

Illustration depicting two children in the woods

There are many strange and unusual occurrences in the world in every era, but some of us might not know all the stories. The tale of the green children of Woolpit, for instance, is a little known story that began in England during the middle of the 12th century. This will put … Read more

Humans with Different Colored Eyes

Christopher Walken smiling

It is common to meet a brown-eyed boy, a hazel-eyed woman, a blue-eyed girl or a gray-eyed man. But if a person has one blue and one brown eye, how do you describe them, eye-wise? Yes, this condition is real and some people are actually born with two different-colored eyes – all-natural … Read more

Craziest Leaders of All Time

When it comes to having a position that comes with extraordinary power, it seems as though being insane is also a job requirement. Some of us would survive when given the role of supreme leadership and maybe most of us would be incompetent at best. But as most of us know, incompetence … Read more

Why Do We Yawn When Others Yawn?

Studies say that an average adult yawns about twenty times per day and they also state that it is almost impossible to suppress a yawn.We yawn when we’re bored or if we are feeling sleepy and tired in fact, almost seventy percent of people who see a person yawn in real life, … Read more

The Amazing Story of the Richest Man Who Ever Lived

Today, Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and Bill Gates are known to be three of the richest men in the World according to Bloomberg’s Billionaire’s Index. Although they have billions of dollars in their bank accounts, they still couldn’t compete from the African emperor Musa I or Mali or Mansa Musa who is … Read more