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frankly spooking book review
September 16, 2018

Short Stories: ‘Frankly Spooking’ Book Review

I was casually scrolling through the horror genre section on an online shopping store when i stumbled upon this book named ‘Frankly Spooking’ by blogger & author (of course) Sriramana Muliya. The book was just 192 pages so I ordered one thinking that i might have some good weekend horror action. Let’s break down this post into parts: Cover Page & Title The cover page was simple and eerie at […]

August 3, 2018

What is Vagina Beer and How is it made?

On the occasion of International Beer Day 2018, a ‘unique kind’ of beer – named “Vagina Beer” –  has been launched by a Warsaw-based brewery in Poland. The controversial beer has apparently made more people sad as the drink has been termed ‘misogynistic’ by many. Given below is everything that you you know about this beer right away: As the name indicates, the beer has been made from ‘vaginal lactic […]

Ingestible Sensor Capsules to diagnose gut disorders
August 2, 2018

Now Diagnose Gut Disorders via Ingestible Sensor Capsule!

Researchers at RMIT University, Australia have made a huge breakthrough by developing ‘ingestible sensor capsules’ that can accurately diagnose a number of ‘undiagnosable’ gut disorders. What’s the story? According to a study published in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, a group of researchers in Australia has been successful in developing a swallow-able sensor (via a capsule), which is reportedly 3,000 times more accurate in diagnosing gut disorders than the present […]

Weight loss surgery quick facts and FAQ
July 30, 2018

Weight-Loss Surgery: Quick Facts and FAQ’s

Bariatric Surgery — commonly referred to as weight-loss surgery — is becoming more and more prevalent with each passing day as young obese individuals are finding it tough to resist the prejudices of society against ‘fat people’. Doctor Sanjay Borude, consultant Bariatric surgeon at SL Raheja Hospital in Mumbai, who initially used to get 1 such ‘patient’ in 3 months, states that now he operates on an average of 3 patients […]

naked man flower
July 26, 2018

10 Strange Flowers and their Characteristics

There are not many occasions known to humanity where a flower doesn’t find its use. From birthdays to paying condolences to the dead, flowers are everywhere. However, the list of flowers doesn’t end with roses, lillies, tulips, etc. Out of about 1 million flower species around the world, there are many kinds that are known for their weird shapes and characteristics, like the ones mentioned below: Happy Alien Flower As […]

joke of the day
July 13, 2018

13 July: Joke of the Day

Once upon a time in a village, a man appeared and announced to the villagers that he would buy monkeys for Rs 10 . The villagers seeing that there were many monkeys around, went out to the forest and started catching them . The man bought thousands at Rs 10 and as supply started to diminish, the villagers stopped their effort . He further announced that he would now buy […]

How cows and buffaloes are tortured for milking
June 26, 2018

Milking: How Cows and Buffaloes are ‘tortured’ at Dairies

Most of us love milk. We consume it daily, either in its plain form, or through a cup of tea or coffee. However, not even once do we think about the plight of the cattle- the source of our ‘favourite drink.’ Because if we had thought about it, then as kind and compassionate beings we would have given it up a long time ago, especially in a country like India, […]

13 strange facts of lesser known nations
June 16, 2018

13 Weird facts about lesser-known countries

If you are thinking to travel to one of the below-mentioned countries, then do take into consideration the strange facts mentioned alongside them. They might come handy while planning your trip: Djibouti Ever heard of this African country? No? Well, there is so much scarcity of fresh water here that bottled drinking water is accepted as a method of payment for goods and services! So if you are out of […]

13 strange facts of lesser known nations
June 2, 2018

8 ‘Wrong’ Facts in our school textbooks

Our school textbooks and many GK magazines have been telling us things for decades that aren’t really true. But, it seems no one has the time to update these physical texts, despite knowing that the future of students depends so heavily on the information provided to them via books. Hence, we have taken up the responsibility to make you aware of certain facts that are “not facts” at all. Below […]

High Protein increases risk of heart failure in middle aged men
May 30, 2018

Cut down on Protein intake or risk heart failure

The below-mentioned research and its findings are especially meant for middle-aged men. You must have come across doctors and friends recommending you to follow a high-protein diet on many occasions without thinking much about your age and your innate ability to ‘digest’ proteins. Beware, as a recent research suggests that high-protein intake increases the risk of heart failure by up to 33% among middle-aged men. The study, published in the journal […]

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