Maundy Thursday - Myths and Traditions
According to legend, the dyeing of eggs became a part of Christianity when Mary Magdalene visited the Roman Emperor and gave him a red egg as a gift, symbolizing Christ's blood.
An Unusual Creation of Nature - the 2-Headed Snake
Killing a snake is a horrendous sin in India and it is believed that if a woman cannot get pregnant, she must have killed a snake in a past life. In order to receive forgiveness, the woman must pray to the stone image of the reptile.
A Man Went 18 Days Without Sleep
The ideal time needed to fall asleep is between 10 and 15 min. This means that you are plenty tired to sleep soundly throughout the night, while also not feeling sleepy throughout the day.
How to Control Our Dreams
When in bed, think about something you want to dream of. Try to think about it longer, in order to increase your chances of dreaming it. If you are too tired, postpone your attempts for another time.
Why Do We Like Compliments?
So why do all of us love getting compliments? They have a psychological effect on people. Whenever someone says something positive about us, we will subconsciously try to present ourselves in a better light.
Sleep Helps us Remember New Information
Study of the brain waves of the volunteers during sleep showed that deep sleep, much more than REM sleep or light sleep, helped in taking in new information.
Men and Women Have Different Nightmares
Among women, teeth and hair falling out in their dreams were commonplace. According to researchers, this is due to women's fear of aging and losing their attractiveness.
Today Mars Will Come Maximally Close to Earth
The red planet will be 57 million miles (92 million km) from Earth, which means that a little before sunset, Mars will be visible from our own planet throughout almost the entire night.
How to Read the Signs of Fate
For example if you trip numerous times - this is a sign that your leg might suffer soon. If the exact same situation occurs again and again, even if it is harmless, this is an attempt to tell us to stop doing it, in order not to have trouble.
Reading Body Language is Like Watching a Movie
Reading a man's body language may seem almost impossible to most women. Keeping in mind his primal nature, the fact that he is driven by sudden impulses and a thirst for adventure, in actuality he shows few signs.