Did you know that during the early 20th century, pizza was mainly only consumed by working class Italian immigrants, but quickly rose in popularity when WWII soldiers returned to their homeland with a craving for the cheesy dish? Or how about that the top 5 highest selling pizza days are
The Vikings were both fascinating and terrifying. The modern knowledge of these people is based mostly on stereotype, so let’s clear the air. Viking never actually wore horned helmets like todays costumes depict Vikings had excellent hygiene, using tweezers, razors, combs and ear cleaners made from animal bones and antlers.
I’ll be honest. I don’t have a clue how to play poker. I wouldn’t even know where to begin… Poker first popped up on my radar in 2004 during the NHL lockout. There was no hockey on TV, so networks needed a substitute. Then came in poker. I remember it
The car industry is massive. Beyond the actual car production phase, there’s a ton of business opportunity. Dealerships buy and sell, mechanics service and repair, companies make parts, bloggers write about specs and influence consumers, gas stations fuel and power, and car washes… wash. The auto manufacturing industry is valued
You know what they say, money makes the world go ’round! Whether that’s true or not, I don’t know; but I do know that money might be the single biggest influencer on the planet. But who cares about that. Here are 10 facts about money! 90% of US dollars carry
The airline industry is HUGE! Everyday, more than 8 million people fly. In 2013, more than 3.1 billion people flew; a number that’s expected to jump to over 3.8 billion next year. If you’re crunching the numbers in your head, yes, that’s about half the world’s population. Now, that’s the
There’s nothing quite like the comfort of your own home. I’ve been travelling and stayed in some nice resorts and hotels, which I loved. But nothing beats the feeling of coming home and sleeping in your own bed. Or sitting down on your broken-in couch and throwing on the TV.
The science behind a neon sign is actually quite interesting. According to a post on Reference.com, Neon signs are glass tubes bent into letters or shapes, and the type of gas combined with the color of the glass determines their color. Different gases produce different colors. Neon emits red light,
I’ll be honest, I’m not sure how to introduce this week’s logo roundup. I’ve found some neat science lab related logos for business’ in that industry, but am really out of words for the introduction. So rather than babble on about something that you probably don’t care about, here are
Nothing shows endearment quite like a beautiful, blossoming bunch of flowers. Well, except for pizza… and tacos… But still, for many years flowers have been the universal sign of endearment. Flowers are bought for anniversaries, birthdays, dates, funerals, different holidays such as Christmas or Easter, to say “get well soon”,