The Golden Ball
31 October, 2016
An interesting fact: when, in 1999, a Brazilian football player Rivaldo was awarded "The Golden Ball" by FIFA, he ordered a jeweller to saw it into 60 plates and fix a sliver plate with his name on...
29 October, 2016
Japan is the last country in the world which still keeps the title of Empire.
Noble Peace Prize
28 October, 2016
In 1975, academician Sakharov was awarded the Noble Peace Prize. In the other words, the man who invented the hydrogen bomb received the award of peace named after the man who invented dynamite. Peace...
27 October, 2016
Ecoduc – a bridge for safe animal crossing over a highway. The Netherlands.
How do you sleep ?
26 October, 2016
Chinese wise people used to say, that saint people sleep on the back, sinners – on the belly, kings – on the right side, wise people. How do you sleep ?
25 October, 2016
It is proven that, the kinder a man is, the easier he is to get offended.
The Japanese language
24 October, 2016
The Japanese language has a few levels of courtesy: colloquial, respectful, polite and very polite. Women almost always speak respectful language form, men – colloquial.
Cats helped scientists
22 October, 2016
Cats helped scientists make discoveries which are very useful for mankind: for instance, one of the cats helped discover iodine, accidentally having had turned out retorts with different substances...