History

Interesting Facts About Agustín de Iturbide

1) Agustín Cosme Damián de Iturbide y Arámburu(known as Agustín de Iturbide or Agustín I), was a military and political in New Spain. 2) During the early stages of the war for the independence of Mexico, Iturbide militated in the Royalist army fighting the insurgents. 3) He presided over the regency of the first Mexican… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Agustín de Iturbide

Food

Interesting Facts About Agronomy

1) Agronomy is the science whose objective is to improve the quality of the processes of the production and the transformation of agricultural and food products. 2) Based on scientific and technological principles, it studies the physical, chemical, biological, economic and social factors that influence or affect the production process. 3) Its object of study… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Agronomy

Health

Interesting Facts About Agoraphobia

1) Agoraphobia is primarily related to the intense fear of open or public spaces where agglomerations can occur. 2) The word comes from the Greek terms (agora=”Plaza”) and (Phobos=”Fear”), is closely related to panic disorder. 3) Examples of the fears experienced by the agoraphobic are to live a crisis, to faint, to suffer a heart… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Agoraphobia

Animals

Interesting Facts About Agnathans

1) The name comes from the greek (Agnatha = “negation”) + (Gnathos = “mandible”), and it’s commonly called jawless fish. 2) It comprises little more than 100 species and a large number of fossil forms. 3) Agnathans have few characteristics in common; the only universal character of all agnathans (fossils and currents) is the absence… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Agnathans

People

Interesting Facts About Agatha Christie

1) Christie published 66 Police novels in addition to plays, six romantic novels, short stories, two autobiographies, two books of poetry and a children’s book. 2) Her play “The Mousetrap” is the longest-running spectacle in the world. 3) One of her lesser-known facets was poetry, gender whom she was dedicated in her teen years and… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Agatha Christie

Animals

Interesting Facts About African Penguins

1) Their faces have pink spots on their eyes that help them dissipate the solar heat. 2) Contrary to the majority of penguin species living in icy regions, African penguins are developed in warmer and more tropical environments. 3) There are four species of penguins within this genus: Galapagos, Magellan, Humboldt, and African. 4) They… Continue reading Interesting Facts About African Penguins

Animals

Interesting Facts About African Lions

1) The African lion is a vulnerable species and, in its area of African distribution, over the last two decades has suffered a decline in populations, possibly irreversible, between 30% and 50%. 2) Although the cause of this decline is not entirely understood, the loss of habitat and human conflicts are currently the most important… Continue reading Interesting Facts About African Lions

Animals

Interesting Facts About African Bush Elephants

1) African bush elephants are remarkably intelligent animals. In fact, the experiments on reasoning and learning conducted on them indicate that they are the smartest Afrotherias that exist along with their Asian cousins. 2) Its big brain is the cause of the famous phrase “Elephant Memory.” 3) The herds are formed by related females and… Continue reading Interesting Facts About African Bush Elephants

Geography

Interesting Facts About Afganistan

1) Afghanistan is geographically located in Central Asia. 2) It borders Pakistan in the south and the east, with Iran in the west, with Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan in the north, and with the People’s Republic of China to the northeast through the Wakhan Corridor. 3) In recent years several wars and conflicts have happened… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Afganistan

Science

Interesting Facts About Aerospace Engineering

1) Aerospace engineering is a branch of engineering that studies aircraft; It covers the areas of the current aeronautical engineering, related to the design of systems that fly in the atmosphere. 2) While aeronautical engineering was the original term, the broader term “aerospace ” has replaced it in use. 3) Aerospace engineering consists in the… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Aerospace Engineering

Health

Interesting Facts About Aerobic Exercises

1) Aerobic exercises include any that is practiced at moderate levels of intensity for extended periods of time, which keeps a higher heart rate. 2) In such exercises, the oxygen is used to “burn” fats and sugar (aerobic means literally “with oxygen,” and refers to the use of oxygen in the energy generation processes of… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Aerobic Exercises

Sports

Interesting Facts About Adidas

1) The company Adidas, founded in January 1949, has its origins in the previous companies of the family Dassler: “Gebrüder Dassler Schuhfabrik.” 2) The “Gebrüder Dassler Schuhfabrik “was founded at the beginning of the decade of 1920 in Germany by Adolf “Adi ” Dassler together with his brother Rudolf “Rudi” Dassler. 3) Adi was the… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Adidas

Health

Interesting Facts About ADHD

1) Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is a chronic disorder of neuropsychiatric development that is often diagnosed in childhood and may persist in adulthood. 2) It is characterized by inattention (moderate to severe distraction, short attention periods), hyperactivity (motor restlessness), and impulsive behavior (emotional instability and impulsive behaviors) that causes problems in multiple areas, hindering… Continue reading Interesting Facts About ADHD

Animals

Interesting Facts About Adélie Penguins

1) They are, together with the Emperor Penguin, one of the only two species of penguins that live in the Antarctic continent. 2) In 1830, the French explorer Dumont D’Urville named them in honor of his wife, Adélie. 3) Ross Island houses a colony of approximately half a million Adélie penguins. 4) Its distinctive feature… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Adélie Penguins