Home / Humanity

Humanity

How Will We Fight Future Wildfires?

future wildfires

We saw that last year turned out to be the most damaging wildfire season ever for California, with over a million acres destroyed. Sadly, those records are being surpassed by the wildfire damages that are taking place this year. The Camp Fire itself has turned out to be the deadliest …

Read More »

The 4 Hidden Problems of Socialism

hidden problems with socialism

Ah socialism … Many of those among us view this ideology as the straightest path to utopia. They feel it is the one type of government that is the answer to all our problems. To be honest, many of us have been attracted to the concept of a socialistic society …

Read More »

How the Industrial Revolution Affected Great Britain

industrial revolution

From the later part of the 18th century through the early 19th century, Great Britain underwent an incredible change in virtually all aspects of their lives – thanks to the Industrial Revolution. Scientific developments and technological inventions brought forth growth in both faming production and industrial output, a huge expansion …

Read More »

Is Our Creativity Evolving?

is our creativity evolving

In the last few decades, we have been made aware that human knowledge is growing at exponential rates. Thanks to Moore’s Law, our exposure to data and information has increased at alarming rates. Since the beginning of the information age, the world has drastically changed. This leaves us with the …

Read More »

4 Future Skills Our Children Will Need

4 Future Skills Your Children Will Need

Getting educated is supposed to prepare people for our society in the future. Traditionally speaking, this used to mean we only needed to learn a set of specific skills and facts, such as when Columbus sailed across the Atlantic and discovered America, or simply learning our multiplication tables. These days, …

Read More »

When Exactly Will the Universe End?

end of the universe

Cosmology is the study that handles all the really big questions about the universe, many of them are questions that have been perplexing philosophers for years. Questions like when it all began? And whether or not the universe has always expanded like it is doing now? Those questions have actually …

Read More »

Can We Really Identify the Greatest Minds of All Time?

greatest minds of all time

Selecting the greatest minds of all time is not as simple as it may seem. In our society today, we are able to measure intelligence in several different ways and by different methods. Those techniques range from standard IQ tests to incredible artistic or scientific accomplishment. Such achievements could be …

Read More »

Proof the Resistance is More Fascist than Trump

antifa

While observing the political landscape over the past few years, it is quite remarkable how polarized things have gotten. Some terms that I keep hearing being thrown around very liberally is when the left calls President Trump and his followers “fascists” or “Nazis”. I can’t help but ask, “Do these …

Read More »

Great Empires from History

great-empires-of-the-world

One of the most debated issues in history has been trying to determine which empires were the greatest and most powerful. The real key in establishing such a list is deciding which criteria to use. There are so many factors that can be used such as largest area of control, …

Read More »

4 Ancient World Religions That You Have Never Heard About

4 Ancient World Religions

Throughout the ages, we have seen various cults and beliefs become popular. Conversely, we have learned that many of these either fade away or become merged with other faiths – resulting in a hybrid religion. For instance, we have learned that ancient religions like Mithraism, Manichaeism, and even Tengriism have …

Read More »

7 Famous Mythical Places

shangri-la

All through history, humans have been enchanted upon hearing tales and stories about mythical cities, places, and paradises that reside in secret locations – or are forever lost in the sands of time. We will examine today the 7 famous mythical places of this world. These places are legendary and …

Read More »

3 Traits of Highly Intelligent People

Many of us see highly intelligent people as something beyond what we are. We believe that they are able to solve the problems of life much better than most people. However, the surprising fact is that those with above average IQ have the same kind of everyday problems as everyone …

Read More »