A mix of high property prices, new construction techniques, and extreme wealth has produced a new architectural trend in New York: the super-slender skyscraper.
The incarnation of Jesus Christ had been predicted centuries before the events occurred. Prophecies uttered by men of God that lived centuries apart all marvelously find their fulfillment in the prophet from Nazareth.
Since the early days of space exploration, people have been dreaming of going to Mars. It took only 12 years from Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite, until the first moon landing of Apollo 11. Yet 50 years on Mars is still a huge challenge. Will we eventually take off for the red planet?
Faith versus facts? Some modern societies regard science and religion as mutually incompatible. Yet many great scientists of the past were committed Christians and firmly believed in the divine inspiration of the holy scriptures. Did you know about any of these?
Some consider architecture the mother of all arts, combining artistic beauty and scientific precision. Here are ten examples of strange buildings and unconventional designs that became famous, even landmarks.
The story of a well-educated multilingual girl with a Jewish stepfather and an early love story with a Zionist leader who would go on to marry the Nazi Minister for Propaganda.
Green Mobility: electric cars (EVs) are gradually becoming mainstream. What you need to know about EVs when considering jumping on the bandwagon.
Few human achievements are on par with the moon landing. 2019 marked the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. A time to be inspired by the feats of the past and reflect on the future of space exploration.
Once a divided city, Berlin today stands for freedom and diversity. Whether you happen to be in the German capital for business or for leisure, you'll always find something to do. Make sure not to miss these top sights.
Adolf Hitler saw himself as Germany's saviour called by providence. It is indeed remarkable how he evaded or survived over 40 attempts on his life, only due to a strange twist of circumstances. Of course, rather than saviour he would turn out to be Germany's (and the world's) devastator.
The Earth has an exceptionally large moon compared to the size of other planets' moons. Start exploring the celestial sphere by observing our beautiful natural satellite.
Man has always been fascinated by the sky. Yet space exploration in earnest did not begin until the 20th century. A recap of man's remarkable achievements in search of new frontiers.
A recently-established California car manufacturer is spearheading the transport revolution from petrol engines to all-electric cars.
Curious and interesting facts about our solar system.
Few jobs in the world are as crucial as that of president of the United States. A proper medical exam should be mandatory for all candidates.
Mars has fascinated people from ancient times. In 1976, we got the first picture from its surface. Mars is also the most studied planet besides Earth. A manned Mars landing will surely be the next big step in space exploration. Here are some interesting and curious facts about the Red Planet.
Few brands have such an iconic and widely recognized logo as Apple. How did it originate and what does it stand for?
North Korea's prison camps have outlasted the Nazi labor camps by decades. The horrifying testimony of an escapee reminds the world how man's cruelty persists well into the 21st century.
The written word has been crucial to the advancements achieved by mankind. In the digital age it will become even more ubiquitous.
Since ancient times man has had the desire to build tall structures. With advances in building materials in the 19th century began the era of skyscrapers. Now the construction of the first building ever to surpass the 1 km mark is about to begin.