THE GERMAN DISTRICT WHERE RENTS HAVEN’T GONE UP FOR 500 YEARS

In the 15th and 16th centuries, a certain German family of merchants known as the Fuggers rose to become one of the richest and the most powerful bankers and venture capitalists of Europe. The family business included a huge empire of stockhouses, factories and banks, and later mines. At one point, the Fuggers family had […]

WEARING TIE COULD REDUCE BLOOD FLOW TO YOUR BRAIN

The act of tightening a tie can be seen as a sign of getting down to business, or inferring superiority, or putting your best foot forward – but it might also be restricting the blood flow to the brain, according to a new study. By compressing the veins in the neck, tie-wearers could be pushing […]

LIVING NEAR WOODS CUT DIABETES AND HEART DISEASE RISK

Feeling unwell? Instead of popping up a pill, sitting in the lap of nature can have various health benefits, says a study. The findings showed that living near the nature or getting regular exposure to greenery may reduce the risk of a host of illnesses including Type-2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, high blood pressure, preterm birth […]

WEIRD AND WACKY THINGS YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT CONDOMS

Whether you like it or not, condoms are a necessity. It is something that you must wear every time you engage in a sexual intercourse. Condoms keep you protected both from sickness and unwanted pregnancies. But do you know that there are many interesting facts about condoms? Read on to discover some of them. Scientists […]

INDIANA’S FAMOUS GRAVE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD

If you happen to be cruising along County Road 400, in Johnson County, Indiana, you’re bound to stumble upon one of America’s strangest landmarks – a grave located dead in the middle of the road. The grave apparently dates back to before Amity village even had a paved road. In 1831, a 37-year-old woman named […]

THE HEALING POWERS OF WOMEN’S MOON CIRCLES

It is a powerful force when women come together to support, embrace, and inspire one another as we move through life’s cycles. When women circle up, especially in conjunction with the new moon, we collectively harness our ability to intuitively create our path forward from a place of clear intention. Women’s circles are an ancient […]

THE LITTLE KNOWN HISTORY OF TAROT CARDS – ‘THE TAROT MYTHOLOGY’

Among the many tools and traditions that have circulated through occult culture, none have stood the test of time or gained as much popularity as the tarot. Throughout its history, tarot has has been associated with various esoteric ideologies and the true origin of the cards has been a topic of debate.  However, historical evidence […]

WHY DO WE SLEEP? THERE ARE MORE REASONS THAN YOU COULD JUST IMAGINE!!

Most of us spend about a third of our lives asleep, despite not really having an answer to the question, ‘why do we sleep?’ Now neuroscientists are realizing that sleep is more important than previously thought. They’re also realizing that the worn-out platitude, “you can sleep when you die,” is terrible advice, as that day […]