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The Main Star Types

There are literally trillions upon trillions of stars in the observable universe. Over the thousands of years humans have been observing, noting down and categorising stars we have begun to understand that they have a…

Space Films that are out of This World

To celebrate the release of First Man, which immortalises Neil Armstrong’s pursuit of the moon in film, here is a run-down of the greatest movies set in space. Some offered predictions, others provided caution and…

3 Strange Types of Stars

There are an estimated 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 (a billion trillion) stars in the observable universe. So, it’s only right that many of them are very different from the norm. Whilst most stars are red dwarfs, main sequence…

Record Breaking Stars

Some stars are average, just like our Sun. Some stars are tiny, like white dwarfs or neutron stars. Some are huge and dwarf our Sun by many thousands of times. Some barely shine amongst the…

Insane Flukes from World History

We humans love a good pattern. Not many things get our brains going as well as some good old uniformity emerging from chaos. But other patterns? Well they can get kind of creepy, unlikely and…

The Strangest Stars in the Universe

The stars in the night sky have fascinated humans for as long as we have existed. The two connected disciplines of astronomy and astrology have attempted to impose meaning and structure on their patterns and…

3 of the Strangest Coincidences Ever to Occur

The world can be a crazy place – but not much of it is weirder than these 100% verifiable and ridiculous coincidences. From prophetic novels to unbelievable synchronicity and divine winds, here are just a…

Some of Bizarre Superstitions in World’s Cultures

While researching for our previous article on this subject, we realised just how many strange and captivating superstitions there are around the world. Far too many for just one article! So here we are again,…

Numbers – Lucky for Some!

Many people, if pressed, might admit to a preference for one number and an aversion to another. This can be based on purely personal reasons, for example birth dates of loved ones. However, there are…