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The European Court of Human Rights is an international court set up in 1959 by the European Convention on Human Rights. The Court rules on individual or state applications. These applications allege violations of the civil and political rights outlined in the European Convention on Human Rights and its protocols. Besides providing ju..
Human Rights - viewed 2283x
Human rights are moral principles describing certain standards of human behavior. They are rights inherent to all human beings. This is irrespective of nationality, place of residence, sex, national or ethnic origin, color, religion, language or any other status. Human rights are commonly understood as a set of interrelated, interdep..
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization established after the end of World War II with the aim of promoting international co-operation. As the successor of the ineffective League of Nations, the United Nations was created on 24 October 1945 to prevent another conflict and maintain international peace and security..
What is a NGO? - viewed 2693x
NGO stands for non-governmental organization. It is any non-profit or voluntary citizens’ group organized on local, national or international level. NGOs are driven by people with a common interest and they perform a variety of services. For example, they bring citizen concerns to the attention of government, they advocate and monito..
International relations is the study of an international system composed of states. The study deals with the nature of changing relations between states and non-state actors, studies the functioning of the international system and analyses the forces, factors and interests of the different players. This text will explore the history,..
Things to do in Rome - viewed 2401x
As a city where modern and old are situated side by side, Rome is one of the most unique cities in Europe. The city is an ideal destination for a honey-moon, holiday destination or a shopping trip. The Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain and the St. Peter’s Basilica are only a few of the many sight-seeing spots in the city. This article wi..
Martial Arts - viewed 1937x
Martial arts are a set of combat practices which are practiced for different reasons, such as self-defense, military applications and law enforcement purposes. Martial arts are also used to improve one’s physical fitness, spiritual development and to preserve a nation’s intangible cultural heritage. This article will explore the hist..
Natural History Museum - viewed 2229x
A natural history museum is a museum that exhibits galleries about natural history. These galleries include exhibitions on the topics of animals, plants, geology and ecosystems. There are also museums which include natural history galleries in addition to other collections they exhibit. For example, science, art or history. This arti..
Online clothes shopping has become a recent trend. Online shopping, also known as electronic retail or electronic shopping, is a form of electronic commerce. E-commerce allows consumers to buy goods and services from an online seller using Internet. This page will address the history of online clothes shopping, customer needs and wil..
Happy birthday wishes - viewed 34140x
Nice birthday wishes can brighten up the day of anyone’s birthday. Sending happy birthday wishes is a long tradition and custom and happens in many cultures all over the world. Sending someone a happy birthday wish is a way of letting them know that you are thinking about them. On this page you will find numerous happy birthday wishe..
What is marriage? - viewed 2147x
Marriage is the union of a single man and a single woman. They make a permanent and exclusive commitment to each other. This exclusive commitment is characterized by bearing and rearing children together. Besides the inherent act of bearing and rearing children, marriage includes the norms of fidelity and monogamy. This article will ..
Everyone has probably booked a flight at one point in their life. Whether it is for a holiday, business or any other occasion, searching for cheap flight tickets can be a tiresome activity. There are many different search engines that you can use to book flight. This article will outline a few main search engines and will give some k..
What are gluten? - viewed 2889x
Most people know gluten as one of the many ingredients in bread products. Gluten are a mixture of proteins which can be found in wheat and other grains, including rye and barley. Gluten are also known because people have allergies to it, such as coeliac disease, gluten sensitivity and wheat allergy. This article will address the extr..
A continent is a large, continuous area of land of the planet Earth. There are a total of seven continents, namely Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. Together the seven continents constitute less than one-third of the globe’s surface. This is because over two-thirds is covered by water. This..
How to quit smoking? - viewed 2044x
Whether you have just started smoking or have been smoking your entire life, quitting can be tough. In order to make sure that you do not start smoking again it is important to learn about your options of quitting smoking. Learning about what ways are best for you will make the process easier. With the right plan, you can break the a..
A calendar year has about 52 weeks. This means that a year does not have exactly 52 weeks but a little bit more. While a calendar year might have 52 full weeks, the remaining weeks are incomplete. This often occurs during a leap year. A leap year is when a calendar year has more than 365 days. A leap year occurs every 365 days and th..
What is a hoverboard? - viewed 2358x
One of the most popular gifts this year is the so called hoverboard. Web shops such as Ebay and Amazon have a hard time keeping up with the high demand of this product. Although the product is very popular all around the world, its legality and safety are disputed. This article will not only explore what a hoverboard is, but will als..
How long do eggs last? - viewed 2703x
Fresh eggs are a product that are present in almost everyone’s kitchen. They are used everywhere in the world as a breakfast dish, used in pastries or for any other purpose. This article will not only explore the expiration date of eggs, but will also address how you can tell that eggs are rotten and what to do in case you have many ..
Gift ideas for him - viewed 6945x
There will always be an occasion where you have to buy a present for a man. Whether it is for your brother, dad, boyfriend or husband, there might be a slight panic when you do not know what to buy them. This article will outline different gift ideas for men. It will address a few different occasions such as birthdays and Father’s Da..
Gift ideas for her - viewed 2164x
Finding the perfect present for a woman can be difficult, especially if you do not know what she would like to have. In addition to her taste and your budget, you should also keep in mind the occasion for the present and how long you have known her. This article will provide a few gift ideas for women, and will address the different ..
Things to do in Paris - viewed 1910x
Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It has some beautiful spots to visit and is on almost everyone’s list to visit. People from all over the world come to Paris to take glimpses of the majestic monuments, museums and shopping places. The city offers a unique balance of different experiences. This article will addr..
It is generally known that eating fruits and vegetables is healthy. Making these products part of your daily diet reduces the risk of many chronic diseases. Also, fruits and vegetables serve as an important source of many crucial nutrients. This article will address the health benefits of vegetables and provide some additional inform..
Things to do in London - viewed 2663x
London, the capital city of the United Kingdom, is a city full of wonderful monuments, buildings and shopping streets. Whether you live, work or visit the city on holiday, the city offers a great choice of activities to do both during the day and night. This article will give an overview of the must see spots in the city and provide ..
What is vegan? - viewed 2257x
Vegan refers to a person following a vegan diet. Veganism is a type of vegetarian diet. Veganism excludes dairy products, eggs and other animal related products. People following the vegan diet do not consume foods which are processed using animal products. Vegan can be used as an adjective to describe a food item or it could refer t..
When thinking of the best things to do in New York City, it is easy to feel overwhelmed. The city is visited by millions of tourists each year, who explore Central Park, Rockefeller Center and many other activities. It is difficult to see all of New York’s highlight just in one visit, since the list of activities is endless. However,..
Benefits of honey - viewed 2463x
Honey is used all over the world for different purposes. It does not only have high nutritional value but has also been of high medicinal value for centuries. The golden liquid product comes from bees and the product is often used in the kitchen. The antibacterial and antifungal properties make it a product which has been used since ..
Benefits of almonds - viewed 2285x
Almonds are a healthy and tasty addition to both savory and sweet dishes. They are used in many dishes and are available everywhere in the world. Almonds are available all year round, but are the freshest during the summer period. This article will not only address the history of almonds, but will also provide an overview of the heal..
Benefits of walnuts - viewed 1898x
Often the simplest foods are the ones which are best for our health. This is especially true for nuts. Walnuts are often referred to as the king of nuts. Research shows that walnuts do not only boost your health in different ways, but also shows that it is not necessary to eat large amounts of walnuts to obtain its benefits. This art..
Benefits of ginger - viewed 2147x
Ginger is a spice which is not only pungent and aromatic but it also has a bit of a spicy taste. Ginger adds a special flavor to Asian stir fry dishes, vegetable dishes and fruit. Ginger is currently found all over the world and can be added to food in different forms. For example, both ginger powder and fresh ginger are commonly use..
Benefits of garlic - viewed 2830x
Garlic is a product which is used all over the world. It is used for cooking, flavoring and is also used as a traditional medicine. Garlic belongs to the same family as onion, shallots, chives and leek. While garlic is currently found all over the world, it has its origins in central Asia. This article will not only the address the h..
How to play poker - viewed 2519x
Poker is one of the many gambling card games and is probably considered to be the most famous card game in the world. Poker is a game that can be played at the casino as well as at home with a group of friends. In order to be able to win from your competitors it is important to know the rules of poker. This article will therefore add..
Benefits of green tea - viewed 2019x
Green tea is considered to be one of the healthiest beverages in the world. Green tea is full of antioxidants and nutrients which have a powerful effect on the body. Green tea has proven to improve the functioning of the brain, contribute to fat loss and lowers the risk of cancer. This article will address the history, the production..
The use of coconut oil has become more and more popular over the years. It has a multitude of health benefits. Some of its health benefits include hair care, skin care and improved digestion. Also, people keep discovering the new wonders this oil can create and it is for this reason that it continues to gain popularity all over the w..
How to play chess - viewed 3124x
The rules of chess are commonly referred to as the laws of chess. These rules govern the play of chess. While it is not fully clear where the original rules of chess come from, an international chess organization has set the standard rules. This article will outline how chess is played and will outline its rules. The game of chess is..
What is FIFA? - viewed 2061x
FIFA is the abbreviation of Fédération Internationale de Football Association. It is the organization which governs football and beach soccer. The organization is mainly responsible for organizing the world largest international football tournament, namely the World Cup. This article will address the history as well as the structure ..
What is UEFA? - viewed 1983x
UEFA, the abbreviation for the Union of European Football Associations, is the administrative body for football played in Europe. While the organization governs football in Europe, some of the members of UEFA are in Asia. UEFA is primarily known for running the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA European Championship. This article wi..
Benefits of Soy Milk - viewed 2165x
Soy milk is a plant based drink that is made of soy beans. It is a traditional drink in Asia. The drink is used a lot when cooking vegan recipes. Soy milk became popular in the Western world because of its many health benefits. Nowadays, soy milk can also be made at home with a soy milk machine. Many drink it as enjoyment, but the he..
Freemasonry - viewed 1905x
Freemasonry is a fraternity which believes in the ideals of brotherhood, peace and achieving maximum gain of knowledge. The main characteristic of the freemasons is to learn as much as possible in life and this is in strong cohesion with the Enlightenment which portrays the same ideal. Therefore the fraternity grew rapidly during the..
Drake - viewed 4537x
Drake, who is actually called Aubrey Drake Graham, is a rapper from Canada. Drake started his career in the entertainment business as an actor in the series Degrassi: The Next Generation. It was in 2009 that Drake joined the music label of rapper Lil Wayne. Drake joined Young Money Entertainment at that time. This article will addres..
Los Angeles, in short L.A., is the biggest city on the West Coast and the second biggest city of the United States. Los Angeles is a world city that attracts many tourists. There is a lot of variety in the things you can do and see in the centre of the Western music and film industry. This article will give you information about diff..
Dr. Dre - viewed 3658x
André Romelle Young, better known as Dr. Dre, is a hip-hop and rap music producer from the United States. Young started to make music at a young age, and is still active in the music business until this day. With countless received awards and nominations, Dr. Dre is the most successful producer in the world. Besides his phenomenal pr..
Ice Cube - viewed 2226x
O’Shea Jackson Sr., known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, actor and producer. He is considered one of the founding artists in gangsta rap, a subgenre in hip hop. He is known for being brutally honest, having aggressive lyrics and is noted as one of the best MC’s worldwide. Besides his successful rapping career, Jac..
What is Christianity? - viewed 9006x
Christianity is a monotheistic religion based on the life and miracles of Jesus Christ. It is the biggest religion in the world with over more than 2.4 billion adherents acknowledged as Christians. Christians trust that Jesus is the Son of God and that Jesus is coming as the Messiah (saviour of mankind). The religion is based on a ho..
Rihanna - viewed 2122x
Rihanna, who’s actual name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, is one of the most popular music artists of the moment. She is songwriter and music artist from Barbados. She started her music career with Def Jam Recordings. Soon after the started with this music label she became more famous. She launched different albums and had multiple number o..
What is Buddhism - viewed 6554x
Buddhism is a path where an individual is meant to develop on a spiritual level. This spiritual development would eventually lead to the true form of reality. Meditation is a big part of practicing Buddhism. The beliefs, spiritual practices and the teachings of the religion will be addressed in this article. The origins of the religi..
Chris Brown - viewed 2034x
Christopher ‘’Maurice’’ Brown is a singer, rapper, dancer, songwriter and is of American origin. Chris Brown’s talent was recognized when he was a young boy that joined the church choir in his hometown Tappahannock, Virginia. Once Chris Brown got signed by Jive Records in 2004, he released several albums. In 2005, Brown released his ..
What is Judaism - viewed 4841x
Judaism is considered to be one of the oldest religions in the world. The traditions and beliefs of Jews were recorded in the 8th century. Judaism is centered around the conviction that there is only one God. In the time of the creation of the religion, this was a minority view. However, this has changed over the years and monotheism..
What is Islam - viewed 2016x
Islam is one of the largest religions in the world. The Islam is a monotheistic religion which basis can be found in the Qur’an. A follower of Islam is called a Muslim. A Muslim believes that there is one God and that the purpose of life is to worship God, also referred to as Allah. Also, Muslims believe that Prophet Muhammad is the ..
Strawberries - viewed 2346x
The strawberry is one of the most popular fruits in the world. It is probably one of the most famous fruits among the berry fruits. There are more than ten different types of strawberries. They do not only differ in texture, but they also differ in flavor and size. However, they do have the same characteristics. This article will add..
Angelina Jolie - viewed 2231x
Angelina Jolie is a famous American actress and film producer. She started her career in 1982 in the movie ‘’Lookin’ to get out’’. Angelina Jolie is also titled as the highest paid actress and has played in movies such as ‘’Mr & Ms Smith’’ and ‘’Maleficent’’. She is known for her incredible acting skills, but also for her humanit..
Oranges - viewed 2922x
Oranges are known for being one of the most famous fruits in the world. It is not only known for its high concentration of Vitamin C, but also as being widely available around the world. They are a perfect snack and add a unique flavor to many different recipes. This article will address the history of oranges as well as its health b..
Leonardo Di Caprio - viewed 1824x
Leonardo DiCaprio is a famous American actor and film maker. He started his career in 1989, when he played in television commercials before entering the acting world. DiCaprio is one of the most successful actors of this time. He reached international fame when the romantic movie ‘’Titanic’’ came out in 1997. Not only is he know for ..
Apples - viewed 2800x
Apples are one of the most common fruits eaten worldwide. They are available on a global scale and whenever people think of fruits, apples are usually the first thing that pops up. Apples are available in different colors, depending on the family they belong to. Apples can be green, red, yellow, pink or a mix of these colors. This ar..
Raspberries - viewed 7100x
Raspberries are the bright-red fruits which are to be found in almost every supermarket. Raspberries are probably the most popular berries. Apart from the fact that they provide great health benefits, they also taste delicious. The sweet fruit contains various minerals and vitamins which are essential for your health. This article wi..
Avocados - viewed 3563x
Most people know avocados as being one of the healthiest fruits. Avocado is a unique type of fruit. While most fruits are actually rich in carbohydrates, avocados are not necessarily. They contain a high concentration of healthy fats. Different studies show that avocados have multiple health benefits. These benefits, in addition to o..
Pineapple - viewed 3456x
Sweet on the inside and spiny on the outside, pineapples are a unique fruit. The fruit is made up of many different berries which come together around one core. The nutritional information of a pineapple is as interesting as its anatomy. This article will give a description of the fruit and address the history. Moreover, after readin..
Watermelon - viewed 2615x
The fruit which is green on the outside and red on the inside. Most people know watermelon to be the juicy fruit. This is true since 92 percent of a watermelon consists of water. This makes watermelons to be a perfect refreshing snack on a hot summer day. The fruit is also full of nutrients. This article will address the history of t..
Papaya - viewed 3746x
The fruit papaya is an incredibly healthy fruit. It does not only provide many health benefits but also has a rich flavor. Papaya is a source of antioxidants which can help to fight diseased in the body, reduce inflammation and protects the skin from skin damage. This article will address the history of the fruit, give tips on how to..
Benefits of figs - viewed 3163x
Known as being a fruit full of fibers and many vitamins and minerals, both fresh and dried figs provide many health benefits. Figs are not only known or being a healthy fruit, but they are also considered to be a very versatile ingredient. They can provide sweetness to a wide range of different dishes. The different dishes for which ..
Pears - viewed 3727x
Pears are fruits which have are widely used in a variety of dishes. They can be eaten as a whole, or they provide a great taste to desserts, pies and fruit salads. Besides the fact that pears are versatile in their use, they also provide many health benefits. This article will address these health benefits, as well as its risks. It w..
Kiwifruit - viewed 2878x
Many people are attracted to kiwi because of its bright green colour. While the green colour is definitely one of the characteristics that distinguishes the fruit from other fruits, its uniqueness comes from the health benefits they provide. This article will address the positive effects the fruit has on cardiovascular health and the..
Grapes - viewed 4378x
There are so many different ways to consume grapes. Besides the fact that there are green, red and purple grapes, they also come in a seedless form. Grapes are also used to make jam, juice and raisins. Grapes are most popular for the fact that they are used to make wine. This article will address the history of grapes, its health ben..
Benefits of peanuts - viewed 2068x
Crunchy, delicious and nutty is how one would commonly describe peanuts. Peanuts are being consumed by many societies all over the world for many centuries. Peanuts are a source of health-benefiting nutrients which are essential for human wellness and health. This article will address the history of peanuts, the benefits they provide..
Cashews - viewed 2769x
Cashews are often described to be delicious and crunchy nuts. Cashew nuts are a source of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and provide the body with an energy boost. These nutrients are essential for a healthy body and cashews are therefore recommended to be added to your diet. Besides the fact that cashews can be eaten just like tha..
MMORPGs - viewed 1599x
With the emergence of the game industry, the Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games have come to an existence. Games such as EverQuest and World of Warcraft are currently the leading online games in the world with more than millions of subscribers worldwide. Players who share the same interest gather together in a virtual wo..
Flax seeds - viewed 2880x
Flax seeds are known for being some of the most powerful seeds which come from plants. Various studies have shown that flax seeds have positive effects on the human body. For example, they can help to reduce the risk of cancer, heart disease, diabetes and strokes. This article will address some of the health benefits which flax seeds..
Sunflower seeds - viewed 2791x
Sunflower seeds make a perfect and healthy snack. Their use is very versatile and their mild nutty taste gives many dishes an extra flavour. Whether you want to add them to your breakfast, have them as a snack or sprinkle them over your salad, sunflower seeds are delicious. They are full of healthy nutrients and they provide multiple..
Sesame Seeds - viewed 2325x
While many people might not be very familiar with sesame seeds, they are commonly used in a variety of dishes. Sesame seeds are especially used in Asian and Middle Eastern cuisines. Besides the fact that the seeds are used, the oil of sesame seeds is also very popular. This article will describe the history of the seeds, the differen..
Cocktail Recipes - viewed 1894x
A cocktail is any beverage that consists of three or more ingredients, with one being alcohol. Cocktails are probably one of the most popular drinks in the world. A margarita or a mojito are often ordered in bars and restaurants. Cocktails are also known for being quite pricy at bars. This article will provide you with recipes of th..
Most people are familiar with pumpkin and its health benefits, but not many people know that pumpkin seeds are also a source of minerals and vitamins. While pumpkin seeds are not commonly used in Western cuisines, they are a common ingredient in Mexico. This article will provide some background information on pumpkin seeds as well as..
The first legally international binding instrument was set on the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in 1989. The convention is based on varied legal systems and different cultural traditions, it is a universally non – negotiable set of standards. The basic standards commonly known as the human rights. This article will addr..
Best comedy movies - viewed 1788x
Comedy movies go back to the 1920s and are a successful movie genre around the world ever since. A comedy is a movie that is made to amuse the public. Movies such as Coming to America, 21 Jump Street and Step Brothers are all classic comedy movies that make everyone laugh. Since there are so many comedy movies out there to watch, her..
Quinoa - viewed 3032x
Most people have probably heard of the grain quinoa, which is pronounced “keen-wah”. The type of grain has gained popularity over the past couple of years since it provided many health benefits. Surprisingly, the grain has been around for many years and used in various parts of the world. This article will provide some background inf..
Coriander - viewed 2835x
Coriander, or otherwise known as cilantro in many parts of the world, is an aromatic plant. It is used in many different cuisines and it has an unique flavor. Coriander is native to the Mediterranean, but can also be found in Western Asia. This article will provide some background information on coriander, as well as explain the diff..
Denzel Washington - viewed 1754x
Denzel Washington is one of the most famous names in Hollywood. Washington is an American actor, producer and director. Washington started his acting career in 1976, in the film Wilma. He starred in successful movies such as Malcom X, Training Day and Flight. Washington is known for playing real-life figures such as apartheid activis..
Basil - viewed 2937x
Most people know basil since it’s the main ingredient in the Italian sauce pesto. Besides the fact that it is used in many cuisines all around the world, the herb is also known for being one of the oldest herbs used. Also, it has many health benefits and it is also used for a medicinal purpose. This article will address the health be..
Things to do in Sydney - viewed 2278x
Sydney is the biggest and the oldest city in Australia. Sydney is one of the most popular destinations for travellers since there are many things to do. Sydney Airport is even the most crowded airport in the country. Visiting the beautiful Bondi Beach or going to the Royal Botanic Gardens, there is always something to do for everyone..
Parsley - viewed 2982x
Parsley is used in a variety of different ways. Chefs use it to enhance the flavor of their meals, it is used as decoration and it can even be used in certain drinks. Parsley is also a source of healthy nutrients which provide great health benefits for the human body. This article will start with providing some background information..
Rosemary - viewed 1874x
Rosemary, officially known as Rosmarinus officinalis, is a herb which is native to the Mediterranean region. It is not only a product which is used to bring extra flavor to dishes, but it is also used for cosmetic purposes. For example, the oils of rosemary are often used in bodily perfumes, soaps and body lotions. Some topics this a..
Tomatoes - viewed 2944x
Whether you consider tomatoes to be a fruit or a vegetable, there is no doubt that it a product full of healthy nutrients. Tomatoes are not only incredibly versatile, but they are also easy to add to your diet. You can eat them on their own, use them as part of a salad or use them to make your own pasta sauce. Keep reading this artic..
Morgan Freeman - viewed 1903x
Morgan Freeman is an Academy Award winning American actor and producer. He started his career in the 1970’s in the television program called The Electric Company. Morgan Freeman is known for his spectacular acting skills, and his deep voice. Freeman is ranked in the top five highest box office stars, with an estimated average of $74 ..
Benefits of olive oil - viewed 1796x
Many people wonder what type of oil to use when preparing their food recipes. Olive oil is one of the healthiest types of oil in the world. The oil, which is part of the Mediterranean diet, provides many health benefits. It has been used by various communities all over the world for different purposes. This article will address the h..
Beyoncé - viewed 2666x
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an African American singer and actress. With numerous number one hits over the years, Beyoncé does not go unnoticed. Beyoncé became popular since she was part of the singing group called ‘’Destiny’s Child’’. After the group decided to split up, Beyoncé fame as a solo singer rose to being one of the m..
Benefits of turmeric - viewed 2810x
Many people know turmeric as the spice that gives food its yellow colour. This is indeed the case. However, turmeric can actually be seen as one of the most effective nutritional supplements. Various studies show that turmeric provides major health benefits for human body. This article will start with providing some background inform..
Thyme - viewed 2655x
Thyme is known for being a fragrant herb. It is mostly added to meats, soups and sautéed vegetables to add some extra flavor. The herb is not only easy to grow, but also adds extra fragrance to some of the easiest dishes. This article will address the history of the herb, as well as outline some of the health benefits it provides. Al..
Dill and dill seeds - viewed 2629x
Dill provides a unique taste to fish dishes, salad dressings and pickles. Fresh dill can be purchased throughout the year at markets as well in local supermarkets. The herb is used in various cuisines all over the world. Besides the fact that it provides a unique taste to various meals, it also provides health benefits. These will be..
Peppermint - viewed 2934x
Peppermint is one of the most versatile essential oils in the world. It has been used for many years to help body, health and mind issues by communities on a global scale. While the plant is also used in cooking in some countries, it is commonly known for its antimicrobial and its healing properties. This article will address the his..
Benefits of sage - viewed 2868x
While the herb might not be as common as some other herbs, it definitely provides unique health benefits. One of the most important benefits is the ability to improve the functioning of the brain, as well as the influence on hair structure. This article will address the history of sage and the various health benefits it provides. The..
Black pepper - viewed 3102x
Black pepper, also referred to as the king of spices, is used on a global scale. In combination with salt, black pepper is the most commonly use spice for cooking. Pepper has been used since ancient times and provides every dish with a unique flavor. This article will provide some background information to the spice as well as outlin..
FIFA World Cup - viewed 1813x
The FIFA World Cup, which is often referred to as the World Cup, is an international football competition. Senior men’s national football teams, which are members of the FIFA, play against each other once every four year. The tournament is one of the biggest international competitions in the world. This article will address the histo..
Chili pepper - viewed 2671x
Chili peppers are one of the most popular spices used in various cuisines. Despite the fact that they add a fiery hotness to a meal, they are commonly used for their health and medicinal properties. The spice is usually added to a dish in the form of chili pepper flakes. In combination with other spices, or simply on its own, it prov..
Best movies of 2016 - viewed 1440x
Captain American. Star Wars and Finding Dory are all movies that were released in 2016 and became a huge success. 2016 has been a successful year in Hollywood and a lot of great movies were made and released, but which were the best movies of the year? In this article you will find the six best and most successful movies of 2016!
Jay Z - viewed 2981x
Shawn Corey Carter, better known as Jay Z, is an American rapper and businessman. Jay Z is one of the most successful rappers in hip hop history and sold more than 100 million albums copies. He won numerous awards for his music. Jay Z also is a very successful businessman. Jay Z is former president of record label Def Jam Recordings,..
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations’ main body providing development assistance on a global scale. As the main development body of the UN, UNDP is on the foreground of development cooperation with many success stories in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Through capacity-building, providing technical a..
Snoop Dogg - viewed 4162x
Snoop Dogg, also known as Snoop Doggy Dogg or Snoop Lion, is a famous American rapper. Snoop Dogg started his career when he began cooperating with Dr. Dre. Snoop Dogg has not only released multiple albums which have been well received, he has also played and directed movies. This article will address Snoop Dogg’s personal life, his ..
Bob Marley - viewed 2794x
Bob Marley is considered to be the king of reggae music. He was a world famous singer and musician. Throughout his career he sold over 20 million records. Besides the fact that he was known for believing in the Rastafari movement, Marley was also known for being the first international superstar from the Third World. This article wil..
Mariah Carey - viewed 1973x
Most people know Mariah Carey as the women who sings one of the most famous Christmas songs called “All I Want for Christmas”. Mariah Carey is one of the most famous artists of the 1990s. Her fame in 1990 rose quickly after the release of her album “Vision of Love”. However, the artist continues to make music and perform at many larg..
Red wine - viewed 1921x
Red wine is probably one of the most popular type of drink in the world. Most people have a preference for either white or red wine. There are hundreds of varieties of red wine grapes. This means that there are also many different types of red wine. This article will give you an introduction to red wine and will also give some inform..
Dwayne Johnson - viewed 2877x
Dwayne ‘’The Rock’’ Johnson is an American professional wrestler, actor and producer. Johnson started his wrestling career in 1995 and is known as one of the most successful professional wrestlers of all time. Besides wrestling, Johnson is successful in Hollywood and starred in and produced many popular television shows and movies.
Oprah Winfrey - viewed 2037x
Oprah Winfrey is an American television host, actress, author and philanthropist. She is best known for her successful television talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is also known for the books that she wrote and the movies she starred in. Winfrey is, with her net worth of 2.9 billion dollars, one of the richest African-American wo..
White wine - viewed 2030x
While some people swear by red wine, they are many people who love white wine. Due to the many different varieties of white wine, there is probably a type of white wine that you will like. Many white wines go well with all types of food, such as cheese and snacks. In order to find out what type of white wine you will enjoy, it is rec..
Dr. Phil - viewed 2157x
Dr. Phil McGraw, commonly known as Dr. Phil, is probably one of the most well-known health professionals in the world. In his show Dr. Phil, he addresses mental health issues and conducts real live talks with participants. His show has currently 14 seasons and is an award-winning show which is shown globally. This article will provid..
Cinnamon - viewed 2027x
Cinnamon is a spice which has been used for thousands of years for various purposes. It is not only known for its many health benefits, but it is also famous for its sweet and warming taste. The spice is not only easy to use in recipes, but it also used for its medicinal purpose. This article will provide more information about the o..
Broccoli - viewed 1942x
Broccoli, or often referred to as little mini trees by children, are consumed all over the world. While adults commonly consume broccoli because of its high nutritional value, children often push the vegetable off their plates. Broccoli is considered to be one of the healthiest veggies and it provides many health benefits. These heal..
Mushrooms - viewed 2516x
While mushrooms are classified as vegetables in the majority of the world, they are technically not plants. Mushrooms officially belong to the fungi kingdom. Although they are not considered to be vegetables, mushrooms do provide various important nutrients. This article will provide background information to mushrooms as well as hig..
Carrots - viewed 2654x
Carrots are one of the most popular and versatile vegetables in the world. They can be eaten raw, cooked or you can make juice out of carrots. Carrots are consumed in almost every country in the world, and they have been around for thousands of years. While most people know carrots as being the bright orange vegetable, they actually ..
Potatoes - viewed 2673x
One of the most common and most important sources of food are potatoes. Potatoes do not only contain a large number of nutrients, they also provide a wealth of health benefits. This makes them even more essential to the diet of the world’s population. This article will explore where potatoes actually come from, which health benefits ..
Sweet potatoes - viewed 2014x
Sweet potatoes are similar to regular potatoes with which most people are familiar with. Although sweet potatoes are not consumed as much as regular potatoes, they provide many health benefits and have a rich flavor. They are not only more sweet compared to regular potatoes, but they also contain less calories. Thus, you can consider..
Benefits of corn - viewed 2626x
Corn is also commonly known as maize. It is one of the most popular cereal grains in the world. Popcorn and sweet corn are some of the most commonly eaten varieties of corn. Besides these products, corn is also used in a wide range of other products. For example, corn is used to make tortillas, cornmeal, flour and corn syrup. This ar..
Benefits of rice - viewed 2945x
Rice is probably considered to be one of the most versatile grains in the world. Rice does not only serve as a staple food for people living in Asia, it is also common in the diet of people living in the rest of the world. Rice can be found in various colors, sizes and shapes. However, the most popular types of rice are white and br..
Bananas - viewed 3256x
Most people are familiar with bananas since they know them as the bright yellow fruit. Bananas are not only delicious, but they are also extremely healthy. They do not only contain nutrients that can have a positive effect on the digestive system, but they can also provide health benefits on the heart. Besides the many health benefit..
Tupac Shakur - viewed 2664x
Tupac Shakur, also known as 2Pac or Makaveli, is one of the most popular rappers in the history of hip hop. Beginning his career in the early nineties, Tupac soon became successful and rose to the top. Successful album after successful album, Tupac is still known as a legendary rapper in the 21st century. During the battle between Ea..
High Tea - viewed 1932x
Ask anyone what is the first thing that comes to mind when they think of British culture. The typical word that pops up? Tea. In cultures around the world, there is much symbolism around tea. It more than a hot beverage. People drink it for health reasons, to relax, to commune with friends and family, to perfectly compliment a dish o..
What is black tea? - viewed 1768x
Black tea comes from the Camellia Sinensis plant. The plant is used to produce both black and green tea. The variation in the two teas stems from differences in the manufacturing process. Over three million tons of the Camellia Sinensis plant is cultivated each year, bringing hot tea to our tables everyday.
Eggplants - viewed 2001x
Eggplants are also known as aubergine, melongene or guinea squash. They can be distinguished from other vegetables by their egg-like shape and the vibrant colour they have. Most people know eggplants as having a dark purple colour. However, the vegetable comes in a range of colours and shapes. This article will provide information on..
Rastafarianism - viewed 2107x
Rastafarianism is a religion that emerged in the 1920s on the island of Jamaica. Jamaica was a colony of The British Empire and the movement stemmed from the structural inequalities faced by the descendants of African slaves on the island. The religion preaches black power and the emancipation and repatriation of african descendants ..
Benefits of kale - viewed 2722x
If you have not tried kale until now, you are absolutely missing out! Kale, also known as one of the main superfoods, is packed with nutrients. Even spinach cannot come close to the amount of nutrients which are found in kale. Kale provides a range of health benefits. These health benefits, as well as the history and the regional cul..
Cucumbers - viewed 2428x
Unlike other vegetables, cucumbers have not received as much attention for their health benefits. However, cucumbers are full of nutrients and provide various health benefits. Whether you want to have cucumber as a snack, add it to your smoothie or as part of a salad, they will always provide a fresh taste. This article will address ..
Spinach might be known as the super-food in the world. The super-food is commonly eaten in cartoons and gives the characters super-powers. While it might not actually give you super-powers, it will give your immune system a boost as well as provide you with a range of other health benefits. These health benefits as well as the histor..
Olives - viewed 1903x
Olives are commonly known for making olive oil. While they might be small, they are a great nutrition pack which provide various health benefits. Olives are a source of phytonutrients and they are also known for their high vitamin E content. Also, they provide cardiovascular benefits as well as contain cancer-fighting properties. The..
Benefits of salmon - viewed 1864x
Salmon is one of the most nutritious types of fish on the planet. The fish type is considered to be a fatty fish. It not only loaded with valuable nutrients and vitamins, but it also reduces risk factors for various diseases. Besides the fact that it is a healthy fish, it is also incredibly tasty and it is used in a wide variety of d..
Tuna fish - viewed 3343x
Tuna is a popular type of fish which is consumed in many different parts of the world. Not only is it loaded with nutrients and with vitamins, but it is also low in saturated fat. Moreover, tuna is a great source of protein. Many people have, however, turned away from tuna due to the debate on mercury. This article will address this ..
Blueberries - viewed 2864x
Blueberries are probably one of the best well-known summer snacks. They are not only sweet and succulent, but they are also a source of healthy nutrients. They can be eaten when they have been freshly picked, or you can add them to a wide variety of recipes. They are often added to smoothies, desserts and cakes. If you want to find ..
What is tofu? - viewed 2106x
Over the recent couple of years, tofu has become a popular product. Tofu is considered to be great source of iron, calcium and amino acids. It is also considered to be a very versatile ingredient since you can combine it with a wide variety of dishes. Besides the fact that it is very versatile, it also provides many health benefits. ..
Benefits of dates - viewed 2739x
Many people know dates as being the fruit which is often consumed in the Mediterranean. Dates are the fruits of the date palm tree. Dates are probably one of the oldest cultivates types of fruit in the world. For many countries in the Middle East, dates are considered part of the staple diet. Besides the fact that they are sweet, the..
What is rye? - viewed 3268x
While many people might have heard from rye, not everyone is aware of what rye is what it is used for. Rye is a hearty and rich grain. The grain has been consumed for centuries by communities all over the world. Rye is not as commonly sold in supermarkets as wheat and other cereals. However, it is absolutely worth taking a look at be..
Lemons and limes - viewed 3044x
Almost every cuisine in the world uses lemons in some kind of way. Whether added to a cocktail or in the preparation of various dishes, lemons and limes add a unique taste to any dish or drink. They are often consumed in small quantities due to their sour and intense flavor. This article will address the history and the health benefi..
Bell peppers - viewed 1756x
Bell peppers exist in different colors. Most people know red and green peppers, but there are many different types of bell pepper. Besides the fact that they are sweet, they are also a versatile product which you can use in a wide variety of dishes. Bell peppers also help to fight various diseases. These can range from a common cold ..
Soybeans - viewed 2663x
Soybeans are also known as Edamame is countries such as China and Japan. In these countries soybeans are more commonly consumed than in the Western world. However, you will be able to find soybeans in many Western countries since they are used to make many different types of soy products. If you want to find out where soybeans actual..
Greek cuisine - viewed 1980x
Greece is considered to be one of the main Mediterranean countries which has a rich cuisine. The country is home to some of the best and most healthy ingredients in the world. It is therefore no surprise that the Greek cuisine is considered to be one of the best cuisines in the world. This article will address the history of Greek cu..
Italian cuisine - viewed 2641x
Whenever people think of Italian cuisine, the first that comes to mind is pasta and pizza. However, Italian cuisine has so much more to offer than just pasta and pizza. The use of fresh vegetables, olive oil and fish makes the Italian cuisine one of the healthiest cuisines in the world. This article will address the history of Italia..
Best snacks for kids - viewed 1741x
Many parents often are not aware of the amounts of junk food their children consume. They often believe that healthy snacks are time-consuming and cost a lot of money. However, this is not the case at all! Making healthy homemade snacks does not have to take a lot of time, and they can be quick as well. This article will provide some..
French cuisine - viewed 2728x
When you ask people about the French cuisine, many people think about recipes which include potatoes or mushrooms. The French cuisine indeed includes various dishes including these ingredients, but it has much more to offer. The French cuisine is characterized by its finesse and unique flavour. If you want to find out more about the ..
Mexican cuisine - viewed 1533x
The Mexican cuisine is there to satisfy everyone. Whether you prefer having rice, tacos or burritos, the Mexican cuisine has it all. The combination of spice soups and stews and the quick meals to go which you can buy as street food makes it a very interesting kitchen. The Mexican cuisine has grown to be popular in many countries out..
Japanese cuisine - viewed 1648x
Whenever people think of Japanese cuisine, they often think of sushi. While sushi is indeed part of the Japanese cuisine, the kitchen has so much more to offer than just sushi. There are many different dishes which feature fish, meat and vegetables. This article will first address the traditional Japanese cuisine. It will then contin..
Spanish cuisine - viewed 1878x
The Spanish cuisine has not only influenced many cuisines in the world, but the actual Spanish cuisine has also been influenced by many regional cuisines. The climate and geography of Spain have also played a big role. They have had an influence on the ingredients which are used and the cooking methods which are adopted widely throug..
UEFA Champions League - viewed 2543x
Most people have heard of the Champions League. The UEFA Champions League is an annual football competition which is held in Europe. The top football clubs of Europe compete against each in one of the largest football tournaments in the football industry. Unlike the World Cup and European Cup where countries compete, in the Champions..
Most popular drinks - viewed 5566x
Everyone knows the situation where you are at a bar and you don’t know what to order? Do you order a regular beer, do you order a cocktail or do order something non-alcoholic? Many people simply order what their friends are ordering if they cannot decide. This article will give an overview of the most popular drinks people order at a..
Whenever people think of having to decorate the living room, they often think that it has to cost a lot of money. However, this does not have to be the case at all. There are many do-it-yourself ideas which can help you to decorate your living room. This article will give you some tips on how to decorate your windows, walls and even ..
Best Disney movies - viewed 3891x
Tarzan, Aladdin and the Lion King, all Disney movies we all know and have seen them. Walt Disney Productions has been releasing animated movies and series since the early nineties. Until this day, Walt Disney Productions releases movies that break records and earn huge box offices. In this article, you will find the best Disney movie..
Best horror movies - viewed 4166x
Horror movies: you love them, fear them or hate them. A lot of years ago, the genre was developed and ever since, many horror movies have been created and released. Horror movies have become a part of the popular culture as well. In this article, you will find a list of the best horror movies ever made. Favourites and classics like T..
Donald Trump - viewed 4656x
Donald John Trump is a real estate business man, television producer and host and since January 20th 2017 officially the 45th president of the United States of America. After a long career in real estate and taking over the family business, and a career in media, Trumps interest in politics grew and grew. Trump has five children and ..
Jack Nicholson - viewed 3142x
Jack Nicholson is one of the most successful Hollywood actors in history. Born and raised in New Jersey, he moved to Hollywood after graduating from high school. After years of playing in small roles, his acting career broke through with his role in the movie Easy Rider that came out in 1969.
Jennifer Lopez - viewed 3498x
Jennifer Lopez, also known as her stage name J.Lo, is an American singer, actress and dancer. With her Spanish roots, she mixed her latin vibes with American pop music and became a huge success. She is best known for her role in the movie Maid in Manhattan, many of her successful albums and her incredible hit songs. With an career th..
Eminem - viewed 5132x
Eminem, also known as Slim Shady, is one of the most successful rap artists of all time. Growing up in a pour neighbourhood, he discovered his interest in rap music. Eminem released albums that went multi-platinum and broke national records. Besides his successful rapping career, Eminem also ventured to acting, publishing an autobiog..
Things to do in Dubai - viewed 3529x
In the last decade, Dubai has grown from an oil-based economy and desert to one of the most popular vacation place in the world. Luxurious shopping malls, beaches and nice hotels can all be found in the beautiful state Dubai, which is located in the United Arab Emirates. This article will give you some tips about what to do and where..
Sean Combs - viewed 3318x
Sean Combs, better known as P. Diddy or Puff Daddy, is one of the most famous hip hop artists ever. Combs started his career in the early nineties and is until this day, one of the richest artists in the world. Besides his music career, Combs has ventured in acting, producing and is a successful business man as well.
What is sugar? - viewed 6455x
Sugar is a sweet tasting carbohydrate compound. The most common form of sugar is glucose. It is considered a food group and a source of energy. Some sugars are naturally occurring and found in our everyday foods, while process sugars are used in food production and cooking. Sugars found in our kitchen cupboards and our tables, are us..
Samba Dance - viewed 3423x
The samba dance is arguably one of the most popular latin dances. It originated out of Brazil in the 19th century. It is well known for its vibrancy and sensuality. It is an integral part of the Rio Carnival Celebrations where samba dancers display their skill, beauty and technique. Samba is also an official ballroom dance. It is acc..
The Notorious B.I.G. - viewed 4272x
Christopher Wallace, better known as The Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie Smalls was an American rapper from Brooklyn, New York. He was one of the most successful rappers of all time. Wallace brought out several albums and won several awards. Wallace became part of a rivalry between East Coast and West Coast, and was murdered on March 9 in..
Carnival - viewed 4012x
Carnival is a typically raucous celebration observed in numerous countries around the world. With pagan origins, the festivities became part of Catholic pre-Lenten celebrations. Carnival moved globally, with celebrations blended with local and African traditions that influence the different forms of carnival that we now see. One of t..
Calypso - viewed 4926x
Calypso is a music genre originating out of Trinidad and Tobago, an island in the Caribbean. The genre developed in the early twentieth century and grew in popularity not only on the island, but in countries around the world, including North America and in Europe. The unique beats accompany lyrics that focus on topical and political ..
Tom Hanks - viewed 3348x
Tom Hanks is a famous American actor, director, writer and producer. When his interest in acting sparked during his high school years, Hanks has come a long way. With five Academy Awards nominations and two of them which he won, it is safe to say that Hanks is one of the most successful actors in Hollywood.
Hydroponics - viewed 5077x
Hydroponics is a hydroculture-based agriculture system for growing plants. The key feature of hydroponics is that it is a soil free method of agriculture. Instead the system uses mainly water, alternative growing mediums (such as coconut fibre) and nutrient solutions to grow the plants. Hydroponics has a number of advantages includin..

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