Introduction to K-POP

g.o.d in "I Am Korea" concert, 2015

  Korean pop generally referred to as K-pop has gained tremendous momentum in the past couple of years. Although K-pop began in the 90s it was the 2000s when things became quite serious. Today, K-pop stars are not only immensely popular in Korea but across the globe as well. Fascinated by their … Read more

An Introduction to Manga

A manga store in Japana

  Comic books have always been fascinating. While some are easy to read and understand, others such as Manga are a bit complicated. It is a Japanese version of comics and when you try to enter a new culture, things can become confusing and intimidating. When it comes to discussing Manga, it … Read more

The Top 20 Quotes of Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein

  Albert Einstein was a remarkable man – he was a famous theoretical physicist known for his theory of relativity. He is known as the father of modern physics. However, Einstein is more than just a scientist, a genius, and a deep thinker. He has always been fascinated with life, and because … Read more

What Were the Worst Disasters of the 2010s?

Visible satellite image of Hurricane Sandy

  Hundreds and thousands have lost their lives and billions have been displaced all around the world in the face of catastrophic acts of nature. Disasters happen ever since the dawn of time, but Mother Nature seems to have shown her full force during the past 10 years. From earthquakes, to floods, … Read more

What is the History of Internet Memes?

I can has cheezburger meme

  Memes today are recognized as funny, amusing, or interesting items that are spread widely through the Internet. It has been an ever-present part of modern online life. But have you ever wondered how did it all start? Have you ever thought how they evolved? And where did the term “meme” come … Read more

What Countries are Implementing Four-Day Work Weeks?

Workmates lounging by the coffee shop

  Work-life balance has always been a struggle for Americans. But an increased concern for workers’ rights along with the power of technology and automation has created a shift. Nowadays, some industries do not need as many working hours anymore, and the global trend, especially in Europe, leans toward a shorter workweek … Read more