Category: Trivia

Fun trivia — when you want a little 5 minute tidbit of learning something new every day.

The Gift of the Magi Audiobook – O. Henry Short Story – Read Aloud Audio Book ONE dollar and eighty-seven cents. That was all. And sixty cents of it was in pennies. Pennies saved one and two at a time …

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Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble was Really Double Double Toil and Trouble When the Bewitched women in Shakespeare’s Scottish tragedy Macbeth gathered around The Cauldron to summon up a spell or two, they did not dispatch their dirge with the …

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Electricity Discoveries by Benjamin Franklin, How to Make a Leyden Jar Experiment Franklin Flies a Kite As it turns out, Benjamin Franklin did not discover electricity. What’s more, the kite he famously flew in 1752 while conducting an experiment was …

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Who was the model for the Mona Lisa painting by Leonardo da Vinci? What was her real name? The Mona Lisa has long been the subject of speculation, admiration, and controversy. The portrait is adored by millions and possibly worth …

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Mythical sea monsters Sea Monsters from Mythology and Legends | The Kraken, Sea Serpents and Mermaids Seafarers of old were respectful and wary of the strange creatures that lurked below the surface. The reflection of sunlight upon water, overwhelming homesickness, …

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