Archive - September 2021

30 Surprising facts about North Korea

What honestly comes into your mind when you hear about North Korea? Indifference, surprise or fear? It wouldn’t be too surprising if many of you haven’t heard much about this country. I didn’t too. Of course, we all are aware of the tensions between the North Korean and the South Korea but other than that, how much information do you actually have about this country which is...

Top 25 Most Famous Paintings in the World

“Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray  What does it take to be an artist? Merely emulating a work cannot be considered art. Art is something that comes from within. The creator’s fervor, complexities, desires and sorrow flow into the artist’s piece. An artist might appear to be a...

12 Types of Cactus you can Grow at Home

Most of you would say , “I am definitely not going to grow a cactus in my house; it’s a desert plant.” Well, think again. Cacti are beautiful and they demand less while simultaneously providing more greenery to your house. And while those other plants may wither and turn brown, a cactus will never die on you. Instead they might turn your desert home verdant. All you need is some space and...

15 of the Most Dangerous Drugs in the World

There have been a number of studies to determine which the most dangerous drugs are found around the world. A drug like marijuana has been legalized in some places around the world and has several medicinal properties. However, there are several others like heroin or cocaine which almost always lead to addiction, and the users face some very harmful effects. Some of these drugs cause extreme...

10 Awesome Ways to Spend your School Vacations

School vacations are possibly the most awaited event for all students. The leisure of free time and a clear schedule, offer a pleasure like no other. After all, who among us doesn’t want to retreat to our happy place, away from all the hassles and stresses of a daily routine? In the million pros that vacations possess, they do also present a glaring con- we can end up idling away our time, and...