13 February

It was one of the most harrowing news stories of its day. Endurance, a ship that was carefully built to withstand rigorous polar conditions, led by Sir Ernest Shackleton, a celebrated […]

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13 February

Behind every great man is a great woman…and, sometimes, a pill of a mother. Take George Washington, for example. Our first president made his way across the Delaware River, froze […]

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13 February

On September 27, 1923, a devastating wildfire hit the hills around Berkeley, California, and eventually spread across the entire town. Depending on the source, there were between 543 and 640 […]

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13 February

Julia Gardiner Tyler, the second wife of John Tyler and First Lady of the United States from 1844 to 1845, was certainly no shrinking violet. In fact, this strong-willed, opinionated […]

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13 February

Today, most people like the idea about self-improvement. It’s trendy. But before you can improve yourself, you have to get to know who you are, what you want, and why […]

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13 February

I have spent the majority of my life as an entrepreneur, as did my father, grandfather and great-grandfather. It just seemed to be something in our genes that made us […]

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13 February

Featured in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! While it took the engineering expertise of hundreds of engineers, scientists, and pilots to ensure that Russian cosmonauts could survive space itself, landing […]

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12 February

Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-reigning British monarch, certainly doesn’t strike us as a someone you could or should mess around with. But there is always an exception to […]

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12 February

Do you forget stuff every now and then? Are you trying to enhance your memory but not sure how? All you need is the right memorization techniques to make the […]

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12 February

When was the last time you’ve heard someone mention that they were too busy to do something? It wasn’t long ago when I’d wake only with enough time to get […]

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