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Thank A Veteran…Here Are Few Ways To Show Your Thanks…

November 11, 2018

Each year on November 11, we commemorate Veteran’s Day. Sometimes Veteran’s Day is confused with Memorial Day.  The difference….Memorial Day is set aside to honor those who gave their lives in service of our country…..Veteran’s Day is a day to honor those who service now and in the past to defend and protect our nation. […]

Everybody goes blind sometimes…..

November 10, 2018

Inattentional blindness, also known as perceptual blindness, is a psychological lack of attention and is not associated with any vision defects or deficits. When it simply becomes impossible for one to attend to all the stimuli in a given situation, a temporary blindness effect can take place as a result; that is, individuals fail to […]

Knuckle Cracking… To Crack Or Not To Crack

November 9, 2018

Obsessive knuckle-crackers are probably familiar with the old warning: keep up the noisy habit, and you’ll get arthritis someday. If you’re like most, though, the thought of aching joints hasn’t stopped you from cracking away, however guiltily. Can cracking your joints really give you chronic osteoarthritis? Or is it just a myth? Turns out all […]

Caves….Teeming With Life

November 8, 2018

 Cave Creatures…they are more than just bats living in caves.  There are various groups in the animal kingdom living in caves.   Mammals, fish and crustaceans call caves their home. Many animals use cave entrances as shelters for sleeping, hibernation, safety and reproduction but are not true cave dwellers. The animals that only use the […]

Raccoon….Coon…..No Matter The Name A Smart Little Critter

November 7, 2018

 The raccoon also known as just “coon” is a medium-sized, nocturnal bear like small mammal that lives in North America. It belongs to procyonid family that also includes ringtail, coatis and some other mammals. But did you know…. A Raccoon is known for its mask-like black markings around the eyes and ring markings on its tail. Because […]

All Cats Begin With Felis Sylvestris…I Thought I Saw A Puddy Cat!

November 6, 2018

Recent studies show that domestic cats are all descendants of one species, . It’s an incredible cat fact that all the different breeds of cats in the world are from one species that was domesticated in the Near East nearly 12,000 years ago! As humans developed agricultural societies, it’s likely that cats became helpful in […]

Island Life….Not For The Faint Of Heart

November 5, 2018

Volcanos are dangerous…but living in the shadow of a volcano and some islands are just well….”Forbidden”….all these remote and forgotten islands are amazing: If you think residing in a landlocked location near one of these explosive wonders is a bit risky though, spare a thought for the Japanese residents of Aogashima island in the Philippine […]

Devil’s Breath….Colombian Zombie Drug

November 4, 2018

 Devil’s Breath is the drug that goes by the name of Scopolamine. It is an extremely dangerous drug and in fact, one of the most dangerous drugs in this world. The way it works is by erasing person’s memory completely and they can’t remember anything that happened after they consumed it. On the streets of […]

Spring Forward???? Fall Back??? Daylight Saving Time…Here To Stay

November 2, 2018

On Sunday, most Americans will wake up only to realize they’ve lost an hour of their weekend to daylight saving time, hey everything comes with a cost…. the price we pay for eight months of well-lit evenings. Unless you live in Arizona or Hawaii, who say….”We don’t need no stinkin daylight saving time”.  These states […]

10 Giant Animals That Once Roamed Earth And Sea

November 2, 2018

Make no mistake the Blue Whale is the heaviest animal to ever live….though some from our distance past do seem larger. The large dinosaurs tend to grab more than their fair share of attention, there have been many other giant animals that we will never get to see in the flesh. Some are the super-sized […]

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