Gravity-Bending Facts About NASA

fun NASA Facts

Snoopy Safety Mascot for NASA In 1968, NASA introduced Snoopy the Astrobeagle as their mascot for safety. The creator Peanuts comic, Charles Schulz gave NASA the permission to use Snoopy as their safety mascot. From then on, NASA astronauts have worn a silver Snoopy pin while going into space. On return, they present the pin … Read moreGravity-Bending Facts About NASA

Awesome Mental Facts That Explain Everyday Life

Awesome Mind and Psychology Facts

“In a flow” “Being in the flow” is a state of mind when the person is so absorbed in an activity that they lose track of space and time. Most people describe being in flow as an “optimal experience” that gives them a high level of satisfaction. The flow most likely occurs when the person … Read moreAwesome Mental Facts That Explain Everyday Life

Interesting Genetic Mutations in Humans

Interesting Gene Mutations in Humans

The gene mutation in dogs that makes them so friendly and social is the same gene mutation that causes Williams Syndrome in humans. People with this syndrome show hypersocial behaviors along with lower than average intelligence. In a rare mutation, the bones of some people can become 8 times denser than normal bones. The resulted … Read moreInteresting Genetic Mutations in Humans

10 Upending Cyber Security and Malware Facts

10 Upending Cyber Security and Malware Facts

1.  A cybercriminal, who hacked US-based security think tank Stratfor, used the name of his cat, chewy followed by 123 as his computer password. He was the FBI’s most-wanted list who was easily arrested after the police guessed his password right. 2. The first-ever cyberattack occurred 200 years ago on the national mechanical telegraph system … Read more10 Upending Cyber Security and Malware Facts

Unique Plants That Will Spin Your Head

Unique Plants That Will Spin Your Head

Rainbow Eucalyptus looks like a tree straight from a magical land. Its trunk has natural rainbow colors. The tree has natural rainbow colors. The colors present in the form of streaks of pale green, red, orange, gray and purplish brown. It is mainly found in the Philippines, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Magic mushrooms are … Read moreUnique Plants That Will Spin Your Head

Cosmic Facts About Stephen Hawking

Cosmic Facts About Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking, born on January 8, 1942, shared his birthday with the death day of astronomer and physicist Galileo Galilei who died 300 years earlier. He was diagnosed with motor-neuron disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) when he was 21. The doctors declared that he would barely live beyond the age of 25. Stephen Hawking managed … Read moreCosmic Facts About Stephen Hawking

15 Random Scientific Facts to Increase Your Knowledge

Random Scientific Facts

1. As per Science, it is was the egg that came before chicken. Because the first egg was laid by a bird, not a chicken. The first egg was laid more than 312 million years ago and evolution led to development of chickens. 2. Laser never removes the tattoo. The job of the laser is … Read more15 Random Scientific Facts to Increase Your Knowledge

Destructive Facts About Famous Earthquakes And Volcanoes

Destructive Facts About Famous Earthquakes And Volcanos

The Earth faces about 500,000 earthquakes in a year, of which about 100,000 are felt by people. The 2011 earthquake in Japan was so powerful that it caused a shift in the Earth’s axis, shortened the day’s length by 1.8 microseconds and shifted Japan 2 meters to the East. The 2004 Indonesian earthquake compressed the … Read moreDestructive Facts About Famous Earthquakes And Volcanoes

Cosmic Facts About Astronauts

Cosmic Facts About Astronauts

The term “astronaut” is derived from Greek words “astro”, which means star, and “naut” which means “sailor”. To be an astronaut, you have to be taller than 5’2” and shorter than 6’3”. Astronauts’ height can increase by 30% when in space. As per astronauts, the space smells like “smeared steak” and tastes like “raspberries”. The … Read moreCosmic Facts About Astronauts

Tesla Car Facts That Will Leave Your Mind Blown

Tesla Car Facts That Will Leave Your Mind Blown

Tesla Model S is the safest car in the world. In safety tests by National Highway Safety Administration, Tesla Model S is the only car in the world to score 5 out of 5 stars. Tesla makers are so sure of the car’s safety features, that they offer a lifetime insurance when you purchase the … Read moreTesla Car Facts That Will Leave Your Mind Blown

Interesting Black Hole Facts for the Nerd in You

Interesting Black Hole Facts

Read on for awesome black hole facts for the nerd in you. Black holes are smaller than we think. The radius of a typical black hole is only about 30 kilometers. . If our sun were to shrink into a black hole, it would only have a radius of 3 kilometers. The current radius of … Read moreInteresting Black Hole Facts for the Nerd in You