Horse Teeth

Link #162: Washington’s Dentures Had Real Horse Teeth!

  Link #162: Washington’s Dentures Had Real Horse Teeth! In our last article, we spoke about the myth that the moon had a sister that orbited around the Earth on a...
Pexels-Classical Music

Agatha Christie studied classical music.

  In fact, she would have ended up being a classical musician if only she hadn't been too nervous to perform.  
Neil Armstrong

Link #159: Neil Armstrong Took Wright Flyer’s Pieces to Moon!

  Link #159: Neil Armstrong Took Wright Flyer’s Pieces to Moon! In our last article, we spoke about the Black Box – the most key component of an airplane when it...
Tolkien's grave, Wolvercote Cemetery

JRR Tolkien’s tombstone bears the name of one of his characters.

  It bears the name 'Beren' while his wife's gravestone bears the name 'Luthien'. Beren and Luthien were star-crossed lovers he himself invented.  
Six toed Cat

Ernest Hemingway loved six-toed cats.

  Normally, cats have five front toes but some have six and apparently, these were the ones Ernest Hemingway loved ever since he was give one by a ship's captain....

Ernest Hemingway liked to hunt sharks.

  Hemingway spent a lot of his free time deep sea fishing. When hauling his catch, he would often be interrupted by sharks so he decided to hunt them using...
Hatshepsut wore a fake beard

Hatshepsut wore a fake beard.

  Hatshepsut was the first female Pharaoh of Kemet, serving as regent for her nephew, Thutmose III, before deciding to take the throne for herself. She dropped her female titles...

Albert Einstein was asked to become President of Israel.

  Following the death of the first president of Israel, Chaim Weizmann, Prime Minister Ben Gurion asked Albert Einstein to become the next president in a letter. Albert Einstein respectfully...

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