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World’s 10 Most Expensive Cities

Cost of living survey conducted by Mercer worldwide gives a startling insight into the world economies. Highest costs of livings are ‘not’ associated with metropolitans such as Ney York, Paris or London, as commonly assumed.  Here is a list of cities which are ranked as the most expensive as of 2011. No 10. Singapore –

Top 10 Earth Scars

Mining the earth for resources, or exploiting as many would say, has been a source of some massive open surgeries to the body of mother earth which present a sight that is awe-inspiring, owing to its colossal nature. Today, we take a look at 10 such earth holes which would take a long long time

Top 10 Biggest Naval Ships

The ocean is home to some amazing moving bodies of which some stretch almost half-a-kilometer and sketch a daunting figure in the horizon. Today, we present to you the list of the biggest naval ships ever built. Rather unsurprisingly, most of the ships in the list belong to the US Navy. No 10. Shinano –

10 Greatest Battles of World War 2

The war that claimed over 60 million lives, the World War II was a war like no other, it was a war due to which 80% of the Soviet males born in 1923 didn’t make it through till the end of the war. It was a war which saw 27 thousand tons of bombardment each

10 Largest Air Battles in History

It all started in 202 BC when kites were used in China to inoculate fear into the minds of the opposition. Since then, there is no looking back; air combat has grown ever more fearsome and glorious that marks your authority in the battle like no other thing. Today, we take a look 10 most

Top 10 Russian MiG Fighters

The Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG was founded in 1939 by Artem Mikoyan and Mikhail Gurevich as “Mikoyan and Gurevich”, with the bureau prefix “MiG” and since then has been producing state-of-the-art fighter jets which are not only used by Russia but numerous other countries around the globe. Today we take a look at some of the best Russian

Top 10 Nuclear Explosions

The nuclear mushroom is one of the most recognizable phenomenons in pictures and videos. The pure awesomeness by which the bomb detonates is simply breathtaking (I am not discussing the darker side for the moment). So today, we have come up with ten biggest nuclear explosions of all time. No 10. Pokhran-II – 60 Kilotons

Top 10 Russian Fighter Aircrafts

With 2,749 aircrafts the Russian Air Force is the second largest in the world, making Russia the 3rd strongest military power in the world. Today, we take a look at the top 10 fighter jets with the Russian army. No 10. Sukhoi Su-25 Role Close air support Cost per unit $11 million Introduced 1981 Number

Top 10 Nuclear Powered Military Machines

Nuclear powered machines can stay under water for decades or can stay over it for even longer, without ever needing for refueling any soon. The only military vision left unfulfilled would be of a nuclear-powered aircraft because of the problems related to shielding of the crew from radiations. Nevertheless, aircraft carriers and submarines are big

10 Largest Navies in the World

Conquering the vastness of oceans is no easy task. It is not enough to merely have the will, the courage; it also requires huge and by huge, I mean really huge forces to do that. Today, we take a look at the 10 largest navies in the world. No 10. North Korea Navy personnel 46,000