Remembering names is a an important social skill. But a lot of people are lousy at it. Luckily, you can learn how to remember names and make a good impression.
Can consciousness survive after death? A disturbing new study discovers brain activity in brains preserved in specimen jars.
Esperanto is a language invented by Dr. L.L. Zamenhof in the late 1800s. It is an artificial language as opposed to natural human languages whose vocabulary and grammars developed randomly over time through custom and usage, rather than a plan....
Who was really the first explorer to discover North America? Ancient Romans, Egyptians as well as Irish Saints have all vied for the title. One thing is certain, it wasn't Christopher Columbus.
Was Joanna Southcott a messenger of God, who would give birth to a New Messiah, or a fraud selling worthless tickets to Heaven?
What Was the Fabulous Lost City of Norumbega? Columbus’s discovery of North America, set off a scramble for territory, resources and riches by the major European powers. Two of the main rivals and contenders for supremacy in the New World were...
If you are keeping track of how many books you read, does listening to audiobooks count?
Bullies come in all shapes, sizes and ages. Often the bullies you had to deal with in high school, continue being bullies as adults and in the workplace. What can you do to defend yourself?
The American civil war shaped the future destiny of the United States. What would have happened if the Confederacy had won instead?
The Roman Empire created the modern world. Its political and social institutions survive today. What would the world be like if the Romans had never built their empire?
Why recycling is a useless placebo that does nothing to address the real problem: too many people.
What are the health benefits of Jiaogulan Tea?
Can shark cartilage help fight cancer and other diseases?
This article examines the health benefits, as well as the traditional uses, of Sutherlandia - a plant nown by many as the "Cancer Bush" because of its alleged cancer-fighting properties. Sutherlandia Frutescens has been used for centuries by indigenous tribes of South Africa to treat cancer,...
Thinking of watching a zombie movie? This is a curated list of the best zombie films.
Buckwheat tea is a traditional Chinese health remedy which may help fight several diseases.
Royal jelly is a superfood produced by bees, and it may have huge health benefits.
Graviola is being studied as a potential cancer treatment. This article reviews the scientific research into the health benefits of graviola (also known as paw paw and soursop).
The controversial alternative cancer treatment from the 1950s.
Some important things you should think about before you go to law school.
Essiac tea is an unproven but popular cancer treatment. Is it safe? Does it work? What is essiac and what are the health benefits?
A substance called DCA (Sodium Dichloroacetate ) is being investigated as a popular cure for cancer. Does it work? What are the health benefits and risks of DCA?
The many thousands of UFO sitings through out history and throughout the world suggest that we are ignoring the obvious. Planet earth is being visited by alien species.
The post breakup relationship can just as important as when you were together. Should you stay friends with an ex girlfriend or boyfriend? Is it even possible?
How to test a diamond to tell if it if real or fake.
A discussion of various proposed alternative cancer treatments and natural cancer cures.
Chaga mushroom may hold the key to curing cancer. Chaga tea made from the mushrooms have a long history of being used as a natural cancer treatment by folk medicine.
About the Heptameron, a collection of bawdy medieval stories.
Short biography of illustrator George Cruikshank, with a discussion of his most important works.
Pessimistic quotes: if you are a Polyanna looking at the world through rose colored glasses, these pessimistic quotations and sayings will set you straight.
A discussion of how small events and unknown persons can shape the course of world events.
This article explains why you may be seeing Adsense Public Service Announcements or Advertisements instead of paying ads. Why Am I Not Seeing Adsense Advertisements on My Site and What Can I Do About It? Displaying relevant commercial ads...
Confucius as a god and messiah. A discussion of the many legends and myths about the birth of Confucius and his divine origin.
How to make sense of your visitor logs: learning who visits your site and how they found you can help increase traffic and revenue. This hub shows you how to interpret your visitor stats.
Will the world end in 2012? Find out what the Mayans had to say about it.
Roman cities enjoyed clean water and excellent sanitation thanks to extensive aqueducts and sewer systems. This article explores how the sewers helped the Roman Empire develop into an advanced urban society.
London at the end of Victorian era was the most important city in the world. Take a tour of this city and era with these beautiful pictures of a bygone era.
The thrilling story of the first expedition to make it to the South Pole and live to tell about it.
In 1843 a British inventor designed a steam powered airplane that anticipated many of the design features of modern aircraft. Here is his story.
What do you know about that homeless man or woman begging on the street? Are they drug addicts, bums, human garbage that you ignore, or do they have a story worth learning about?
An explanation of how to use Youtube videos on your hub.
This article explains how to download free audio books. Audio books are books that are read outloud, either by a human speaker or by a computer generated synthetic voice. Very often popular or best selling print books are also published in audio...
Ranking well on Google's image search engine can bring a lot of extra visitors to your hub or web page. Here's how to use SEO to get extra traffic.
All about Google Translate.
What are mummies? How were they made? How do mummies allow us to learn about Ancient Egypt? Mummies are synonymous with the great civilization of Ancient Egypt: indeed much of Egyptian culture, architecture and society was centered around guaranteeing the survival in the afterlife.
All About the Amazing Health Benefits of Oregano, a Natural Remedy and Versatile Cooking Ingredient
Did the Roman Empire ever reach as far as Ireland? New archeological evidence suggests that the Roman Empire was larger than we thought.
The fascinating and tasty history of chocolate - humanity's best invention!
Before there were planes, there were war kites. Kites were the first aerial weapon, and an ancestor of today's bombers.
War destroys but it is also good, because it drives all human progress. Without war, all of the technology of the modern world would not exist.
A tutorial on what to do if your keyboard seems possessed and everything you type comes out backwards.
How to make the most money from the Amazon affiliate program. Learn tips and techniques to get the most out of Amazon .
Here you will find great motivational quotes.
This hub discusses the weirder side of being a twin. There are a lot of things I bet you never new about twins.
This article discusses Wikipedia which nowadays features in almost every Google search. Given Wikipedia's domination of the information universe, it is important we understand what it is all about.
The Cathedral at Sunset: Bleak and ruined against the sky, Broken bottles in the court yard, Amid the flowers for a famous martyr. I held you as we walked along the river, Feeling you slip away, As the streetlights...
Tattoos are going high tech - explore the future of tattoos and body art from programmable tattoos that change on command to tattoos that go where no tatoo has ever gone before.
If Ufos and extraterrestrials have visited our planet, what can we learn about them from eyewitness accounts? This article does some probing into the subject of alien spaceships and visitors.
There is someone out there for everyone. And these weird dating sites may help you find the one.
Ants are amazing - but are they intelligent? Does the fact that ants built complex cities and societies, farm other insects and raise crops mean that they have intelligence or is it all instinct?
I have decided to create a hall of fame for the best weird, wacky and unintentionally funny infomercials. We have all seen them late at night: washed up television stars pretending to be excited about the latest amazing kitchen appliance, a knife...
This hub explains how to add a sitemap to your hubpage account. A sitemap is a page (or a series of pages) that provides links to all the other pages on your site. In general there are two kinds of sitemaps: sitemaps that can be used and navigated...
A review of online tracking tools that will help you set and achieve your goals.
The Best Giant Bug Movies of All Time. These freakish insects want to squish you!
Bad horror movies that they are funny to watch. Here are some really bad B movies that you will enjoy!
This is a collection of great Father's Day Quotes. Celebrate the role that your Dad plays in your life by telling him how much you love him. In the United States and Canada, Father's Day is celebrated on the third Sunday in June -- So don't forget....
Quotations, sayings and quotes about Mothers to help you tell your Mom how you feel about her.
This is a list of the top ten most famous and not so famous twins of all time. Some of these twins you will recognize. And in some cases both of twins are both famous, while in other cases only one twin is famous and the other is so little known...
Can cloning bring back extinct animals and species such as dinosaurs or mammoths? What used to be science fiction is closer to becoming reality. But should we use cloning to tinker with nature?
A funny collection of talking cats. Cats can talk, but it's a secret talent they keep from humans. Here's the proof.
Videos of talking dogs. See Odie the amazing talking dog and many more.
Find great Oscar Wilde quotes here!
This article explains the adsense revenue sharing model used by Hubpages and other sites.
This article explains why the hub scores go up and down.
This article explains how to improve the relevance of Adsense ads appearing on your site. The more relevant the ads are to the content of your site, the more revenue you will earn.
This article provides practical advice on how to make money using the Amazon Affiliate Program.
A collection of the best love quotes of all time.
Find out what were the best quotes of 2007.
Are you looking for inspirational quotes? This is a collection of some of the best inspirational quotes ever written. We all need some motivational help and inspiration from time to time. Whether our goal is to succeed in our jobs, get a...
Google's Adsense program is an advertising system that allows web site owners to earn revenue by publishing ads on their sites. The adsense program is unique in its ability to select and display ads which are relevant to the content of your site....
The Hubscore is a number that hubpages assigns to each page based on a number of factors. The hubscore is meant as an indication of the page's quality and importance and resembles Google's page rank in some ways. A hubscore is based on a number...
This article discussed how you can use advertising revenue sharing to make money.
Offers a collection of quotes about death and dying, useful for funerals, eulogies and sympathy cards