Did you know...     Kangaroos can’t walk backwards!       Australia is the only continent in the world that doesn’t have a volcano!      Rabbits and Parrots can see what is behind them without turning their head!      Venus is the only planet in the Solar System that rotates clockwise; all others rotate anti-clockwise!      Honey is the only food that doesn’t get spoilt!       Hands and feet have half the bones in the human body!      Apples float in water! That’s because they are made up of 25% air!       Human eyes can see over 10 million colours!       The deepest point in the ocean is the Mariana Trench which is 11km or 6.9 miles deep!      Robert Peary was the first person to reach North Pole in the year 1909!      During the summer months in the Arctic, the sun doesn’t set at all!      The human heart beats 72 times a minute and women’s heart beats faster than men’s!       85% of the world’s plant life is found in the ocean!

Category: News this week

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Summer Rains?

How many of you are familiar with summer rains? Unlike the previous years, this year cities like Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Chennai witnessed some amount of rains in March. When we hear the word rain,...

A little fear now and then can actually make you bond better with your friends

Do you like getting spooked?

Being scared can be good for your health. Because scary stuff causes your body to produce healthy chemicals that make you feel happy and secure. What happens when you get scared? The answer is...

Being on the endangered list would help preserve the lion population as activities such as hunting lions will become illegal

Africans Lions are now endangered

Once found all over, the continent of Africa, the lion population is now confined to a few areas in eastern and southern Africa The world’s most iconic cat is in trouble. The US Fish...

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The Union Budget

          Budget was the common word across TV, Print and Web during the last week of February in India.  How many of you understand what a budget is?  Let me...

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A Busy but beautiful Station

Mumbai’s Victoria terminus is not only a train station but a beautiful building that attracts many tourists from India and abroad.                 It is a symbol of...

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Doggy Facts

Dogs are man’s best friends. Let’s see how much do we know about them! The oldest a dog is known to have lived till the age of 29 years! In human terms this is...

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Here comes Nao, the humanoid robot

Nao, the humanoid robot helps children with their handwriting and adults with their banking needs             Mitsubishi Bank plans to introduce Nao, a 58cm-tall robot, at some of its...

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World’s Ugliest Animal

What looks like a grumpy old man and lives at the bottom of the Indian Ocean?  It’s the world’s ugliest animal, the blob fish!               It lives between Tanzania in Africa...