Why is the Mayo Clinic Famous?

The logo of Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic has built medical practice and enviable reputation for more than a hundred years. It focuses on integrated research, education, and health care. It employs around 58,400 allied and administrative health staff and over 4,500 scientists and physicians across three prime campuses: Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota.  Mayo Clinic … Read more

Is Cherrapunji India The Wettest Place on Earth?

A signboard saying “the wettest place on planet earth Cherrapunjee”

The wettest place on Earth, Cherrapunji, is located in the East Khasi Hills in Meghalaya (Indian State). However, among those heavy showers and thick rainforest are several unknown and known natural wonders – some are discovered while others are still undiscovered.  Why Cherrapunji is the Wettest Place in India? It is moderately … Read more

What Was the Name of The World’s First Newspaper?

Daily Newspaper on Stand

Around 59 B.C. Acta Diurna was the first newspaper published in Rome. In 1605, the first printed weekly published newspaper was known as Relation. Johann Carolus was the editor of the Relation aller Furnemmen und gedenckwurdigen Historien that means Collection of all Distinguished and Commemorable News. Relation is recognized by the World … Read more

What are the Seven Seas?

aerial view of the sea in Maldives

How much do you know about the sea, aside from its salty taste and its color appearing blue? When you were a kid, your knowledge and comprehension are limited. But time passes by, the mysteries and questions in the vast universe and the deepest seas are becoming clearer to you. So by … Read more

Why did the League of Nations Fail?

Flag of the League of Nations

A long series of events happened more than a century ago. One hundred years before today, Sir Godfrey Hounsfield, the inventor of the CT (Computed Tomography) Scan, was born. For the bikers, Bentley Motors Limited was founded. The Atlantic Ocean was first crossed by air, and the term covalence in Chemistry was … Read more