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Why do Clocks Run Clockwise?

"Time to get dressed!" cries a harried Mama as she tries to pack the bag,...

How does a Nuclear Bomb differ from a Conventional Bomb?

Every now and then we hear of countries of the world carrying out heated discussions...

Why don’t Birds on a wire get a shock?

Now how is that possible? The fact is, for a living creature to get a...

How Wool Came Into Existence

It must have been a very intelligent human who looked at a sheep walking past...

Who Invented The Pen?

The history of writing instruments with which humans have recorded and conveyed thoughts, feelings and...

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What is the Mystery of Dracula?

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What Makes the Egg Shell so Strong?

Have you ever wondered why hens don't break their eggs when they sit on them? The secret lies in the shape of the egg....
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The Greek Barber

I wonder what others think of when they hear a mention of Greece. I think of the first Olympics and I think of the...
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Magic of Kondapalli Toys

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The Birth of Christ

Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ. Everyone knows that. Do you know the entire story of his birth? Let me narrate it in brief....
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Iftar: The Meal that Breaks the Fast at Ramadan

It is the month of Ramadan (Ramzan) in the Islamic calendar and, for those who believe in it, each day of the month follows...
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What is Ham Radio?

Consider this, your state has been hit by a cyclone with wind speeds measuring 300 kilometres per hour. All modern means of communication -...
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Which Mammal lays Eggs?

Mammals are creatures who give birth to their young ones as opposed to other animals who lay eggs. Birds, reptiles and insects lay eggs....