General Knowledge

12 Unknown Facts About Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein started his journey from Ulm, a city in the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany, on March 14, 1879. He started showing signs of brilliance from a young age. During his entire scientific career, Einstein produced an astonishing number...

What Is The Color Of A Mirror?

Mirrors reflect certain wavelengths a little more than the rest.  These wavelengths lie in the range of 495 – 570 nanometers, which the human eye perceives as green.  So technically, most common mirrors are faintly green.  You probably have...

Earth’s Backup? Can We Really Do It?

Life on Earth has never been ‘invulnerable’. For the past few million years, our planet has been on the receiving end of many catastrophic events that eradicated a substantial portion of life forms from its surface. Scientists believe...

The Myth And The Legend of Phoenix Bird

As a fan of the Harry Potter movie, the best depiction of the Phoenix bird I can make in my mind is that of Dumbledore’s Fawkes. The majestic red and golden creature, among other things, can carry objects far heavier than its body weight, and...