Interesting Facts

During the Edwardian period, ducks were used as pest control as they ate away any insects found within the gardens of farmers. Lime was used to mark the perimeter as it is caustic and causes insects with mucus like snails and slugs to recoil upon the 1st touch of it. Tobacco was mixed with sulfur and water and applied to animals to kill any parasites they may have (eg. mites, ticks, and fleas) as the tobacco is poisonous to such small pests. This technique also acts as a repellent for future inv...

Subscribe now for just $9.99 per month and gain access to over 1,250,000 (1.25 million) words worth of educational material pertaining to a wide array of subjects and interests

Some of the topics covered include (but are not limited to)...

Science - physics, elements, chemistry etc.
Mathematics - theories, historical figures, important equations etc.
History - famous figures, battles, empires and civilizations etc.
Art - artists, artwork, art mediums etc.

The ultimate resource for teachers, students, writers; truly anyone with a curious and open mind for new concepts and novel vantage points of observing the world

Not convinced? Keep scrolling. Enjoy the first 500 characters of each and every piece of content available for premium members for FREE! The scroll never ends, so learn all you can!