Tag: Trivia

The Earl of Sandwich’s favorite snack,Who Invented the Sandwich? The famed English Statesman John Montagu named, but did not invent, the sandwich. Legends hold that Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich, invented the tasty food stuff that is his namesake. …

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Sacred Trees – Ancient Spirituality and Religions – Wisdom of the Trees The transition from a rural world to an urbanized one has transformed the relationship that humans have with trees and forests. What was a daily, physical contact has …

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Do We Only Use 10% of our Brains? How much of our Brain is Wasted? If you think about it, (using your whole brain of course), the theory that humans use only 10% of their brains is 100% wrong. The …

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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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