How does alcohol affect the brain? Many people drink, yet don’t really know what the chemical reactions are in the brain. Most know that when you drink too much you end up getting buzzed, tipsy and/or drunk. This infographic by NorthPoint Washington goes over why this happens. The effects that alcohol has on the brain […]
While around 18,000 new animal, insect or plant species are discovered yearly, other species are on the edge of extinction — including some that are newly discovered and others that have been around in some form for million of years. The African continent alone has more than four large mammals whose populations are, for the […]
The colours seen by dogs and cats are quite dull as compare to humans and some of them are even colour blind. In the night time the sensitivity of the animals are increased to many folds.
For over 120 years the dog owners have been fighting for the biggest dog show on earth that has become a platform to show case the capabilities of their dogs. Charles Cruft was the founder of Crufts who worked as a manager in a company manufacturing biscuits for the dogs. In the year 1891 the […]
Usain bolt is lightening fast and holds the world record for 100m and 200m. Average speed of a human is 22Km/ per hour and their life expectancy is 80 years where as the speed of a squirrel is 19km/hour and their life expectancy is 3 years. The average speed of Usian Bolt is 36.7 Km/hour […]
Swimming pools are hugely valuable additions to a home. They provide a great way to exercise, relax and enjoy time with the family. But they require a lot of care and attention to maintain their value. Whether you are selling your home, buying a home with a pool, or simply want to be sure it’s […]
In the name of love, romantics will spend an estimated $20.7 billion on their Valentine in 2019. 51% of men and women reported celebrating the holiday. With that celebration comes a hefty expense. On average, men spend $229.54 on their loved one while women spend $97.77. Typical purchases include candy, flowers, and romantic meals, but […]
Most of us receive human CPR training, at some point in our lives, whether through school or at work. But did you know that dogs need CPR also? The cost of owning a pet can be high, as any dog owner knows. But this life-saving move doesn’t require any expensive equipment or special instructions. CPR […]
After pulling an all-nighter or tossing and turning all night, the last thing you want to do is keep working. But what if you absolutely have to? Even though no amount of planning will replace a good night’s sleep, there are some tricks and tools that will help you power through the day and work […]
Wildlife face many threats around the world, from poaching to habitat loss. Global climate change also threatens to destabilize already stressed ecosystems. This infographic takes a quick look at some of the biggest threats, as well as some of the better known species under assault.
We are noisy neighbours. Animals have adapted to the natural noises in their environment, but humans disrupt the soundscape with loud, unfamiliar sounds.
PETA’s report from whistleblowers that as many as 27 animals died preventable deaths during production of Jackson’s latest Middle Earthian film has shocked the entertainment world and forced Jackson, his fellow producers, and production giants Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema to make statements on the alleged abuse. However, instead of coming clean and vowing […]