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Morgan Freeman From Acting To Bee Keeping…. Really?

July 13, 2017

Morgan Freeman reveled he has converted his 124 acre farm in Mississippi into a refuge for honey bees. He also has just taken possession of 26 hives for his bees. Freeman has a keen interest in helping to save the insects from extinction and has started to turn his home into a honey bee haven. […]

An Ancient Sanctuary To Pagan God Pan….Really?

July 12, 2017

Archaeologists in northern Israel have uncovered a massive Roman-era gate they think may possibly have served as an entrance to an ancient pagan compound. The compound may have been used in worship and festivities honoring Pan, the ancient god of flocks and shepherds identified for his love of music and sexuality. “The worship of Pan at […]

2200 year old termite mound….really?

July 11, 2017

Mound-building termites or just mound builders are a group of termite species that live in mounds. This group of termites live in Africa, Australia and South America. The mounds sometimes have a diameter of 30 metres. Most of the mounds are found in well drained areas. Termite mounds usually out live the colonies themselves. In […]

The Amazing Octopus

July 10, 2017

An octopus is a cephalopod mollusc of the order Octopoda. It has two eyes and four pairs of arms and, like other cephalopods, it is bilaterally symmetric. An octopus has a beak, with its mouth at the center point of the arms. Octopuses are considered the most intelligent of all invertebrates. Scientific studies are increasingly […]

What was the Age of Discovery?

July 9, 2017

The Age of Discovery was a period of European global exploration that started in the early 15th century with the first Portuguese discoveries in the Atlantic archipelagos and Africa, as well as the discovery of the Americas by Castile in 1492, and the Portuguese discovery of the ocean route to the East in 1498, and […]

Nebulae….Beautiful Art In The Sky

July 8, 2017

Nebulae are vast interstellar clouds of gas and dust. They contain mostly hydrogen and helium, but other substances are also present, like relatively huge quantities of alcohol. The word nebula is from Latin, which means “cloud”, named after their hazy appearance on the night sky. Astronomers have categorized the nebulae (plural of nebula) into three […]

Korean War…Did You Know?

July 7, 2017

The Korean War took place within the period of 25th June, 1950 and 27th July, 1953. The battling parties included North Korea, with Chinese assistance about halfway through, and South Korea along with the United Nations. The subject of the battle was communism. Over 3 million lives were lost. However, the war prevented communism to […]

Plants It’s All In How You Use Them

July 6, 2017

Plants….some are pretty to look at….some provide food….some keep us cool and clean our air…and some are just good medicine.  Here are seven plants some  are considered  dangerous and all of them make  good medicine: source

Planting Wildflowers Could Help Feed The World

July 5, 2017

Many studies have shown that planting strips of wildflowers amidst croplands can help replace some of the biodiversity that is lost in the quest to feed a growing, global population. More recently, studies have demonstrated that the increased biodiversity found in these strips includes species of insects and birds that act as an all-natural pest […]

Happy 4th Of July….Now Get Out There And Eat…Eat…Eat

July 4, 2017

The 4th of July…Independence Day…whatever you call it is a day we as citizens of the United States celebrate our Independence from England with parades, fireworks, red white and blue bunting and FOOD! On this day, Americans meet in parks and public places and have picnics and barbeques. Typical foods include: Hamburgers and Cheeseburgers…The meat […]

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