It’s undeniable that, back in ancient times, there were no such treats as donuts, fried chicken or hamburgers. Whether you believe in evolution or not, there can be no arguing that our ancestors would have only eaten what was readily available to them – animal meat, plants, nuts, seeds and, in some instances, roots and tubers.
At some point in your life, you will be going somewhere which will require you to fly. Sure, there are a lot of people that are scared of flying, but if you take a look at the top airlines in the world, and the reasons behind their rankings, you might change your way of thinking, and take a flight with at least one of them. Let’s see who made the list and why.
Since 1960, when the UK government deregulated gambling in the country somewhat, the industry has flourished in a number of ways. Off-course betting was made legal for the first time. In addition, the law allowed for the establishment of bingo halls as well as casinos, although there was an initial restriction on the number of games that could be played in them. Since the 1960s, further relaxation in the gaming laws have seen innovations in the UK, such as the introduction of the National Lottery in 1993, for instance. [Read more…]
Glitter has long been used along with a glue stick to make greetings cards and Christmas decorations. Children have been enjoying it for decades to mark glittering art with. It is also widely used in certain make up products to add a bit of light-catching shimmer. However, more and more people now realise that glitter is not all that it is cracked up to be. After it has been used, glitter continues to have a life which – like so many other tiny plastic products – has a detrimental environmental impact, especially in the world’s oceans. More and more people are now asking, “Should glitter be banned?” [Read more…]
We’ve all seen coin tosses being used to make minor decisions, such as which side will kick-off at a football game and who will serve first in a tennis match but that is not all they are used for. If you’ve ever found it hard to make up your mind and been tempted to make a betting decision by tossing a coin while playing at a casino online, for example, then you can rest assured that it is not an unusual method at all. Many more significant things in history have been decided in such a way. Read on to find out about some of the most historic and unusual coin flips from history. [Read more…]