Arguments against death penalty

Every day, in around 40 countries all over the world, individuals are “legally” executed by the state as form of punishment for a wide variety of crimes. In the last three decades, the number of countries that decided to abolish…
Yellow Clothes are a Date Killer

Clothes may not make the man, but the color of clothes can make (or break) a relationship. A study delving into clothing color and perception between males and females suggests wearing certain colors can derail a first date before it…
Others’ Misfortune Gives Us Physical Pleasure

There’s a phenomenon called “schadenfreude,” a German word meaning, “happiness at the misfortune of others.” It’s sung about in the Tony-winning musical, Avenue Q. New science indicates that brief thrill of laughter we feel when someone else falls isn’t just…
Difference Between Espresso and Coffee

Coffee and espresso are very similar-so similar, in fact, that even experienced consumers sometimes don’t know the ways in which the two are different. Preparation Both coffee an espresso are created by brewing from ground coffee, but that’s where the…
Come to Jesus…and Find Depression?

Religion is meant to uplift world-weary souls. In the past, this perception of religion as emotional protector extended beyond sacred texts and into consulting rooms. Select psychiatrists reported evidence that religious rigor helped insulate their patients from the dark emotions…
Conservative Christianity Causes Divorce

Though conservative Christians bemoan the crumbling institution of marriage, scientific study suggests religious conservatism may actually lead to increased divorce rates. Those areas in the United States with a large population of hard-line Christians also see divorce rates above the…
Atheist? Hopefully not your doctor.

Have you recently discussed the existence of God with your doctor? Today’s researchers would strongly recommend you to – given you are terminally ill. After a survey was conducted and responded by roughly 4,000 doctors, it appeared that doctors who…
Facts you didn’t know about China

When it comes to understanding another country, most people, especially Americans cannot relate. Part the reason for this is the lack of historical education people receive about the world in general. Most people understanding of history go back to when…
Why Was The Constitution Written?

Every State, Nation, a corporate body or even an unincorporated association needs a Constitution. How much ever scary and jargonised this term may sound, we can’t run away from it; we live with everyday. Constitution is the set of fundamental…
Why Is Shakespeare Important?

Last April 23, Shakespeare would have celebrated his 450th birthday anniversary. Just who is this important personality that people cannot forget even after almost five decades? Shakespeare is like a patron saint for his contribution to the literary world. His…
Why Hitler Hated Jews?

Antisemitism, Scapegoat, Holocaust – Adolf Hitler; this scary combination are the remnants to the frightening age of the World War II. It is an infamously known fact that Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party hated Jews. But ever wondered why?…
Why do cakes rise in the middle?

The center of the cake will rise high as the sides of the cake will be set properly when heated. The sides of the cake will be hot, and the cake will start getting baked from the outside towards the…

Rejoicing in the birth of Christ, is the purpose and in the true spirit of Christmas. Widely observed annually on the 25th of December is a day of marked with age old traditions, households with British heritage show exceptional similarities…

If you’ve ever viewed filmed content by BBC, you would see that the closing credits are usually dated in Roman numerals. While Roman numerals are in widespread use even today, they are hardly ever called upon to represent large numbers.…

A lot has been said about the Amish. A traditionalist Christian group, they are often characterized by their physical appearance and their conservative thinking. A common perception is that the Amish do not pay taxes. While this statement has some…

Production Possibility Frontier (PPF) is an economic term that simply represents a curve of the maximum combination of output an economy can produce with the given resources at various levels. The curve assumes that resources are utilized fully both effectively…

Guam is an island in the Pacific Ocean. Though the area is not that big the importance of this island is on the higher side, especially for US in the present days. Guam has a bitter past of going through…

Until recently, Hijab was banned in Turkey. Hijab is an Islamic practice for women, who cover their heads and faces to be oblivious to men’s attention. Despite Turkey being a Muslim state, it is of great wonder that such a…