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The planet with the highest number of known moons is Jupiter.

Which Planet Has More Than 16 Moons?

Out of the eight planets that make up our solar system, quite a few of them actually have more than 16 moons. However, the planet with the highest number of known moons is Jupiter.

June 11, 2020 18:00

People often mention that Saturn, the second-largest planet in the Solar System, could float in water. Is this true?

Can Saturn Float In A Bathtub?

People often mention that Saturn, the second-largest planet in the Solar System, could float in water. Is this true? If we found a huge bathtub and placed Saturn in it, would it float?

June 9, 2020 21:00

Capitalism can be defined as an economic system in which the economy of a country is controlled by private owners that profit from it, and not the country itself.

What Is The Future Of Capitalism?

Capitalism can be defined as an economic system in which the economy of a country is controlled by private owners that profit from it, and not the country itself. This makes it seem like the perfect economic system, the one that can help anyone strive and succeed. There are multiple perspectives one can take when talking about capitalism, but most of them are starting to see some serious faults in the system.

June 9, 2020 13:00

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What Was The Largest Forced Migration In Human History?

There were many forced migrations throughout the history of our society, and quite a few of them were quite large. These types of migrations can often leave an indelible trace on the history of our planet.

June 5, 2020 13:06

Extremely large migrations are usually called mass migrations

What Was The Largest Migration In History?

Throughout human history, there were many mass migrations, and it is not easy to determine which was the biggest one. However, the two that are mentioned the most often are the partition of India and the Italian diaspora.

June 4, 2020 22:00

Epiktet (Epictetus) - ancient Greek philosopher-stoic; a slave in Rome, then a freedman; founded in Nikopol philosophical school.

Who Were The Freedmen?

In the United States, slaves were freed by the Emancipation Proclamation and the Thirteenth Amendment. The emancipation proclamation became effective as of 1863 and it was issued by Abraham Lincoln.

May 30, 2020 10:28

The common hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius).

10 Animal Species That Cannot Be Domesticated

Throughout history, humans have managed to domesticate many animals, and it became a huge part of our everyday lives and culture. Many believe that humans began domesticating animals 13,000 years ago.

May 28, 2020 08:53

Gloydius blomhoffii or Japanese pit viper on Mount Tengura, in Mie prefecture, Japan. Image credit: Alpsdake/Wikimedia.org

10 Deadliest Animals In Japan

From those that glide slyly on forest floors, to those that strike in the ocean, some of Japan’s animals are definitely best appreciated from a distance.

May 18, 2020 11:05

The oldest known time capsule is the Samuel Adams and Paul Revere Time Capsule.

What Is The Oldest Known Time Capsule?

The oldest known time capsule is the Samuel Adams and Paul Revere Time Capsule that can be found in a cornerstone of the Massachusetts State House.

May 10, 2020 10:08

Hiccups may come with a small sensation of the chest, abdomen, or throat tightening.

What Causes Hiccups?

Hiccups are a symptom of involuntary contractions of the diaphragm.

May 6, 2020 11:49

On September 10, 1945, the life of the chicken changed forever. 

The Outlandish Story Of Mike The Headless Chicken

If we know anything about what are some of the key points of staying alive, we are sure that keeping your head on your shoulders at all times is one of them. However, there is one animal that debunked that myth or at least battled it for 18 head-less months.

April 28, 2020 07:41

The first mention of this disorder was in 1957 when it was described by the Australian doctor Zigasom and American scientist Carleton Gajdusek.

What Is Laughing Death Disease?

Kuru, which is sometimes referred to as the Laughing Death disease, is an extremely rare, fatal disease that developed amongst the New Guinea aborigines from the Fore tribe.

April 17, 2020 14:19

Becoming superhuman is a thought that has been on the minds of people for centuries.

Can Humans Become Superhuman?

Becoming superhuman is a thought that has been on the minds of people for centuries. We can see it throughout various forms of fiction - people with abilities that go well beyond what regular humans can do.

April 15, 2020 07:24

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