Building higher and higher goes back centuries. After all the Tower of Babel speaks for itself. Today, let's have a look at some of the tallest buildings that have been built in different parts of the world during modern times.
Whether by human intervention or naturally, crossbreeds of different species do exist. While some are prospering comfortably, others are giving headaches to their "creators" by not meeting the expectations that the sponsors had for the new hybrids. Here is a list of some hybrid animals.
There is no doubt animals communicate among themselves. Some of the videos you´ll see are pure brilliance in their imagination and entirely funny. We hope these will give you your few laughs for the day.
Dog is man's best friend, as many will agree. The variability comes only when choosing a specific breed of dog. Large or small, active or calm...these are variables dog owners have to choose according to their individual needs and possibilities. But respecting the friendliest dogs, there are breeds that meet this expectation without exception.
There is so much we all take for granted. Have you thought about how long we can go without the very basic of necessities such as eating, drinking, sleeping or even breathing?
The world‘s population grows with every second that passes. Global population has now reached more than 7,6 billion people, and it continues to rise. Numbers that seemed remote from existing realities for many, many centuries, have been reached over the last one hundred years. Check out our infographic about human population growth.
The following pictures are not photographs of your usual rocks – these are rock formations that protrude from the surrounding formations in various shapes – including geometrical or abstract – and sometimes they look like they are even defying gravity. See our gallery of the strangest rock formations from around the world.
Standing at the edge of the bridge, ready to bungee jump...or rotate in all kinds of directions on the craziest ‚attractions‘? Is this too much of adrenaline or too little? Check out our gallery.
To incorporate all the letters of the alphabet into a sentence and ideally use each letter just once – that is a pangram. It is a challenge that works for all alphabet-based languages. Apart of the fun, the practical use of pangrams is, for example, when testing a new font to make certain it has all the letters of the alphabet. Here are some examples.
Some of the scariest illnesses are invisible until the microscope reveals them to be fascinatingly beautiful. As if to compensate for the undesirable effects of their very existence, many of the magnified viruses and bacteria could be mistaken for pieces of art.