The first U.S. case was reported at Fort Riley in Kansas, where the unfortunate Private Albert Gitchell fell ill with the virus on the morning of March 4, 1918. By the afternoon, around 100 of his comrades were complaining of symptoms including headache, high temperature and aching throat. The disease spread across the country with […]
Now, Churchill became known for his immense bravery and cunning under fire. His exploits and gallantry in the global conflict would lead to him being bestowed with the Military Cross and Bar, coveted awards saved for the bravest British and commonwealth soldiers. Officially they are awarded for “an act or acts of exemplary gallantry during […]
You see, in the 1400s a fortress was erected on a plot of land in the Polish city, before it got replaced at the back-end of the 18th century. At that point, the church was built in 1797, and served the community for around 150 years. But everything changed when World War Two came to […]
What’s more, the predator in question is not just deadly to humans; it’s also a recognized threat to local wildlife. Members of its species have been known to devour such creatures as possums, rabbits, bobcats and deer, for example. And, alarmingly, a critter this size has the ability to tackle prey larger than even that. […]
Researchers from the California Academy of Science found 71 new plant and animal species in the following year. They even named a number of fish discovered off the coast of Tanzania after the hit Marvel comic and movie character Black Panther. The creatures were given the Latin name Cirrhilabrus Wakanda – or the vibranium fairy […]
Indeed, a large number of users looked to follow annao’s lead, as they created their own videos. In keeping with the original post, the people behind the camera wanted to see what their cats would do with the eggs. And due to that influx of interest, the trend was soon making headlines across the internet.
And, according to a study, it’s not just a coincidence — there’s an evolutionary reason why babies like to be carried this way. Perhaps, as a parent, you’ve wondered why your little ones have such a strong reaction to you standing up and walking with them. And once you understand why they like it so much, […]
So this means that restaurants can’t simply charge what it would cost to make the same meal at home. Indeed, the restaurateur is paying the staff of waiters and waitresses for their labor. They’re paying the chef to work their magic in the kitchen. And they’re paying the electric bill to keep those fancy lights […]
However, in recent years, experts have uncovered some disturbing truths about fabric softener. As such, more and more Americans are ditching traditional laundry products for new solutions to make their laundry fluffy and fresh. You might do the same after you learn the truth about these products, too.
Then, on July 12, 2020, Carolan shared her experiences with the world. Yes, she took to TikTok, a social media platform with approximately 800 million users. As such, if her confessional went viral, a huge number of people – and celebrities – would see it. And that’s exactly what happened.
Over the years, Philo’s compilation of his Ancient Wonders has been edited and refined to reflect different eras. Nonetheless, his original seven remain the defining selection. And each of them symbolizes feats of engineering and scale that would have been considered astonishing in their day.
Inspired by Mount Rushmore, the vast presidential memorial carved into the Black Hills of South Dakota, the Croaker heads tower over the surrounding countryside. And at 20 feet tall, they make for an imposing sight. However, their banishment to rural Virginia is only the latest chapter in a long and intriguing saga.