Culture

Ancient Egypt: Curious Facts

Ancient Egypt is full of history. This civilization, born on the North of Africa, is responsible for many things that define peoples way of life even in these modern times. It’s rich mythology and legends give us a marvelous, perhaps even surreal, perception of Egypt. However, we don’t necessarily have to get into the fantasy

The Great American Solar Eclipse

This month (August 21, 2017) many will be able to experience a very special astronomical event, a total solar eclipse. While fascinating, there are many things that should be taken into account when experiencing a solar eclipse. Here we lay out the fundamentals for a safe observation experience of such a rare event.

Top Bizarre Entertainment Bans in China

The Chinese government is known for holding a tight grip on what it’s citizens consume for entertainment. According to them, this is important to prevent destructive ideas from propagating on the country such as rebellion and “false” believes. However, you might not know of these bizarre things they have banned.

E3: The Biggest Gaming Expo

E3 is here! During the month of June, hundreds of gaming fans reunite in Los Angeles, California to participate in a very special event. Game demonstrations, news, trailer and surprises are the elements that have engaged fans throughout the years of the Electronic Entertainment Expo. In addition to this, fans can see face to face

The Fidget Spinner Craze Takes Over

Fidget Spinner! In recent months a new trend has taken over the toy industry. Toy stores cant keep up with the demands of this trend, and if you live in North America it is likely you have seen a few kids playing with these. What am I talking about? Nothing more and nothing less than

Top Curiosities of North Korea

North Korea is a very peculiar country. Unfortunately, most of the reasons the republic makes the headlines are negative. It’s hard for many to imagine what it is like living under the North Korean dictatorship. For this reason, here we are exploring curiosities you might not know of this country.

Assassin’s Creed Amazing Historic Facts

Assassin’s Creed is a critically acclaimed and financially successful franchise that started with a PS3 game back in 2007. This month, the popular series have created a lot of buzz due to the development of their most recent game that apparently takes place in Egypt. This seems like the perfect opportunity to explore some of

NASA: Top Inventions of Everyday Use

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration was funded in the year 1958 with the purpose of exploring the world beyond our skies. However, thanks to their constant scientific exploration, NASA has ended up inventing things that have shaped the way we live our modern lives. Here we go through seven things that we use (or

Top Five Places to Visit in China

China is a big country with plenty of interesting places to visit. From amazing natural reserves to important modern cities, it has something for everybody. However, with limited time, sometimes it´s hard to choose which places to visit during a trip. For this reason, we have made a list of the Top Five destinations to

A New Google Earth

Google Earth gets a new update that attempts to bring new live into the application. The new and improved version promises an easier to use interface, with new and exciting exploration methods. Furthermore, the interactive interface also provides tools to  explore the cultural aspects of different countries like never before!