The term soul (from the Latin anima) refers to an immaterial entity that, according to the assertions and beliefs of different philosophical and religious traditions and perspectives, all living beings have.
Spending time in the ocean compared to other natural bodies of water, one of the key differences is the noticeable difference in salt content in the water. Oceans and seas cover roughly 70 percent of the world, and contain about 97 percent of the Earth’s water, and yet, the water is undrinkable due to the salt levels.
What’s the feeling you get whenever you find an insect around your home? I guess you just want to grab something and crush them instantly and for good reasons too. Some of them are dangerous carrying terrible toxins with painful and sometimes fatal stings.
Baldness is an accepted part of the aging process for some, and a source of distress for others. Hair loss affects millions of men and women, yet despite decades of research, a cure is still not available. Just how close are we to finding a magic bullet for baldness?
Have you ever known that, for example, that there is a frog out there that can kill up to 10 humans with its venom? Or that you are more likely to die because of an innocent bee stinging you than you are from a shark attack? There are many more facts like this about our world that scare the hell out of us.
The Moon is humanity’s nearest companion in our travels in space and the only celestial body that we have had the chance to actually visit. Still, despite its relative closeness and familiarity, our satellite continues to hold many interesting secrets.
There is only a limited amount of food you can eat in a single day. In order to maximize the amount of nutrients you take in, it makes sense to spend your "calorie budget" wisely. The best way to do that is to simply eat the foods that carry the greatest amount and variety of nutrients.
It seems impossible, right? We have been taught from the time we were young that babies are made when a sperm and an egg come together, and the DNA from these two cells combine to make a unique individual with half the DNA from the mother and half from the father. So how can there be a third person involved in this process?
Humans think about having the potential to live forever, while at the same time thinking of most animal life as short and sweet. We’re pet owners, after all. Pets don’t live particularly long. In nature, every winter sees many animals die after mating, and continuing on their next generation.