If You Discover An Island, Does It Become Yours?

Many of us want to live on an Island away from cities and modern life. Buying an island is kind of expensive but what if you discover an island is it yours and how are islands formed? To answer the…

Can Hippos, Who Basically Spend Their Lives In Water, Drown?

Drowning is a form of suffocation. Lungs filled with a significant amount of water can no longer absorb oxygen from the air. This inevitably leads to shortness of breath, later to unconsciousness and respiratory failure. The death by drowning fundamentally…

How Did The Sand Get Into The Sahara Desert? How Sahara Desert Was Formed?

Millions of square kilometers of sand and nothing else. Looking at the Sahara desert, one might wonder how the Sahara, this huge desert area, came into being in the first place. How did the sand get into the Sahara Desert?…

Where Do Weekdays Get Their Names From?

Every day we call the days of the week with specific names that sound so familiar. But why are they called what they are called? Does Tuesday have something to do with two or Thursday something with thunder? Who named…