You have undoubtedly heard the saying "ignorance is bliss." The ancient philosopher Plato famously stated "there is only one good, which is knowledge
Billions of people around the world have been mesmerized by the cinematic magic cast from a part of Los Angeles, California known as “Hollywood,” the endearing label of the American motion picture industry. Howard Johnson (“H.J.”) Johnson, a successful land developer, coined the name in 1896, during his honeymoon with his wife.
In June 1909, The Aspen Daily Times reported that a woman in New York informed the police that she saw a headless man in the woods, which was allegedly on property that was part of the estate of John D. Rockefeller.
Flamingos are intriguing creatures. The communal birds live in massive colonies that typically range from tens-of-thousands of birds to hundreds-of-thousands. There have even been reports of flamingo colonies with millions of birds. Flamingos are known for being very gregarious, and they dazzle spectators with graceful movement and poised stature. And while there are scientific explanations as to why they habitually stand on one leg, it’s almost as if these aristocratic birds are posing for the paparazzi.
The iconic fashion designer Bill Blass famously opined “when in doubt wear red.” That logic especially makes sense if you are the type who is confident and competitive—and you want to be liked. After all, red is the color of energy, dominance, desire, and attraction.
Modern research offers a slightly-sinister perspective on flowers... Scientists have revealed that flowers engage in deception and trickery.
We know from history and science that we can just as easily be wiped out by an asteroid as by a viral pandemic.