Summer solstice: People head to Stonehenge to mark longest day of year

Every year the neolithic Wiltshire monument becomes the centre of day-long celebrations to mark the official start of summer and up to 25,000 people have attended the site so far...

Stories Behind The Names of States

If you've ever wondered how certain state names like Mississippi or Nebraska came to be, you're not alone. It turns out that there are actual meanings behind all 50 US...
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MARIO KART Speedway Niagara Falls Canada

Niagara Falls, ON -- Exciting progress is taking shape on North America’s largest elevated go-kart track facility here on Clifton Hill. We are very thrilled to share some current imagery of...

Mushrooms might save the world—if they don’t kill us first

Scientists are also researching fungal enzymes and their ability to recycle trash and remediate damaged earth. In 2011, researchers published a much-discussed paper on isolates of the rare fungus...

You’ll Seriously Regret These Life Choices Forever

Regret is what happens when you’re busy making plans…that you never follow through on. You have every opportunity to make the most of the life you have right now. Your...

The woman who brought skull watches back to life

When design student Fiona Krüger first knocked on the door of Swiss watchmakers six years ago, few were willing to give her the time of day. The 32-year-old, from Airdrie...

An Incredible World Map That Plots the Literal Translation of Every Country Name In...

The Literal Translation of Country Names is a remarkably researched map created by Neomam for their client Credit Card Compare, which plots the etymological origins of every country name...

Mapping Historical Photographs of Toronto

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Sidewalk Labs Creates Interactive Photo Map of Old Toronto

Over 1.7 million photographs dating back to 1856 have been archived by the City, of which over 100,000 have been digitized and made available online. The new OldTO tool—built by...

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