Freddy Mercury: Non-Stop Party

Freddy Mercury: Non-Stop Party

Freddy Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara) was born in English protectorate of Sultanate of Zanzibar, East Africa (now part of Tanzania) on 5 September, 1946. Nickname “Freddy” has been given to him by his English-speaking classmates in Panchgani, India. He has studied well, has been interested in music and painting, and formed a school band “The …

Important principles of parenting

Important principles of parenting

Parenting might be one of the most responsible tasks in our lives, if not the most responsible. Having children may sound easy, but is it actually that simple? Parenting in general doesn’t require considerable effort, but good parenting is extremely sophisticated. Children need have not only formal parents, they need mother and father who will …

Several millions for the dress of Marilyn Monroe

Several millions for the dress

Marilyn Monroe’s beige skintight dress which she was wearing while singing “Happy Birthday” on stage at President John F. Kennedy’s birthday celebration at Madison Square Garden in New York on 19th May, 1962 was sold to an unidentified bidder at a Los Angeles auction for $4.8 million. The starting bid for the rhinestone-covered dress was …

Unheard Letter of John Lennon

Unheard Letter of John Lennon

Several days ago existence of a letter of John Lennon’s authorship has become known. The document was put to an auction by Boston’s PR Auctions, who established the starting bid to 20.000 USD. Photo by DW The letter has never been sent to its addressee. Lennon addressed it to Linda McCartney, Paul McCartney wife, as …

Body Tricks Most People Can’t Do

Body Tricks Most People Can’t Do

Human body is one of the diverse and mind-blowingly complicated masterpieces of evolution. Despite its uniqueness, we do not have a complete control over our body. At least, most of us, although we do not even need features listed below. Those can be just interesting attributes and might give you no benefit whatsoever. 1. Wiggling …

The Simpsons predictions

The Simpsons predictions

The Simpsons have made some predictions, so to speak. Are those really some accidental forecasts? Are the so-called predictions not predictions at all, but only parts of simple and evident logical chain? Maybe they are just inspirations? Either way, the fact of occurrence of such “prognosis” is interesting by itself, so we’ll just present to …

Seven rules of psychology

Seven rules of psychology

1. The rule of mirrors – People around me are my mirrors. They reflect my own personality, characteristics which often are not perceived by me. For example, if someone is rude to me, then that’s what I want, I am letting that to happen. If someone deceives me again and again, it means that I …

Monsters of the underwater world

Monsters of the underwater world

Oceans on Earth are so deep and vast that it is no wonder there are still phenomena that haven’t been given proper explanation. Moreover, it is most likely that there might be creatures and facts yet unknown for humanity. Such obscurity is indeed fascinating but is worrisome as well, because no one knows what horrors …

3d printers in action

3d printers in action

3D printers might have great potential. Right now there are many videos and images on the Internet, showing simple creations of those devices, like tools, as well as impressive pieces of art. The idea of 3D printing is simple. The logic is the same as for ordinary printers we use for printing text on a …

Most common dreams and their meanings

Most common dreams and their meanings

A dream is an assembly of images, ideas, emotions and sensations. Dream usually occurs in our minds during certain stages of sleep. Although the purpose of dreaming is not fully understood, dreams have been a topic of scientific speculation as well as a subject of philosophical and religious interest throughout history. The scientific study of …

Why people don’t help each other?

Why people don’t help each other?

Humans are highly developed creatures who can feel such things as compassion and sense of responsibility. Thanks to this, people can expect help if in trouble, but, unfortunately, people mostly ignore requests for help in critical situations, like just passing by when a woman is being attacked by some criminals, or not responding in any …

Some facts about cats

Some facts about cats

Cats and human kind have a millennial mutual history. Cats have been domesticated thousands of years ago, because they were assisting them to resist rats and mice. Nowadays they are one of the most popular kinds of pets, and they are building connection to people very easily. Despite that, cats like to do things in …

Analyzing your relationships

Analyzing your relationships

When a fresh student enters college or university, he doesn’t know how to behave, he doesn’t know the rules, basically he doesn’t know how anything works there at all. Principles of school are often not relevant, so he needs to learn everything from the beginning. The student gathers data from professors and elder students and …

Purpose of casual things we didn’t know

Purpose of casual things we didn’t know

We all use different things to which we get used quite fast. But have you ever thought of what are some of them really used for? Soda Can Tabs – soda can tabs are used not for only opening the cans. Have you ever paid attention to the hole on it? You may think it …

Interpersonal conflicts

Interpersonal conflicts

Communicating with other people means that we have to understand each other. Some people we reach understanding with easily and instantly, some people we have to argue with to reach an agreement. We can argue and compromise quickly, or we can debate for hours and get not even remotely close to understanding. To better understand …

People who are impudent

People who are impudent

Everyone has met or will meet insolent people in their life. It is a very distasteful phenomenon indeed. An impudent person is sure of his rightness even if his position is completely wrong and even if you are able to prove his mistakenness. Such an individual is extremely confident about his inerrancy and will heatedly …

Drowning smartphones with fun

Drowning smartphones with fun

Technology nowadays evolves spasmodically. Twenty years ago we couldn’t even imagine that such devices as cellphones and tablets with touchscreens, CPUs with multiple cores or flat-screen TVs would exist. Who could have possibly known that modern smartphones would have gigabytes of RAM, cameras with dozens of megapixels and would handle memory cards which would also …

Armenian virtuoso violinist

Armenian virtuoso violinist

Italian violinist Nicollò Paganini was a phenomenon of violin techniques. The lightness and agility of his performance gives him the right to be considered the most gifted violinist of all time, and his genius forms modern violin art. His talents made their own imprint on his compositions, making them so complicated and yet so magnificent …