Archive for July, 2011

Fun with chemistry

July 29, 2011

Chemistry is a subject which brings to mind a room filled with chemicals, test tubes, people noting down the various reactions by combining the chemicals and many more. Did you know that there are many chemicals that we use in our daily life? Yes, some of the common stuff that we seen in our...
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The legend of Midas

July 29, 2011

Let me tell you a story, a story of King Midas of Phrygia in Asia Minor. He was a very wealthy and a greedy king.  He was fascinated towards gold and wanted to have more gold. The vaults in his palace were filled with a lot of gold and he loved counting them the...
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Overcoming verbal abuse

July 28, 2011

Verbal abuse is a form of bullying, where the abuser controls the situation and dominates the others. It is one of the most common forms of abuse, but never taken seriously. Verbal abuse never has a positive impact, but only a negative impact on the minds of people who have witnessed it. Verbal abuse...
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Stonehenge- A magnificent monument

July 28, 2011

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument created mysteriously as a circle of upright stones in the southern part of England. Estimates reveal that it was way back 5000 years ago, when the construction of the monument commenced.  But it was only 4000 years ago when the actual stones were laid. Every year around 800,000 visitors...
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Interesting facts about Agatha Christie

July 26, 2011

Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller Christie Mallowan was born in Torquay on 15th September 1890. She was the youngest of all the three children. Monty and Madge were the elder brother and sister of Agatha.  Agatha’s father Fredrick Alva Miller was an American while her mother Clara Boehmer was an English woman.  She received her...
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