8 Maps That Will Change How You See The World

Regardless of where you are in the world, chances are that your mental image of the world is largely the same as everyone else’s (unless your high school geography curriculum was wildly different from others’). Of course, we know much more about our immediate surroundings – like our own country, its neighboring states etc. – […]

10 Reasons Our Last Hope For A Green Future Lies With China

China isn’t usually the country that comes to mind when we think of “environmental responsibility”. This is, after all, a country that loses 1.6 million lives each year to the toxins in its air. See Also: 10 Animals That Surprisingly Benefit From Climate Change Still, no country better understands the dangers of pollution than China […]

10 Remarkable Facts About Animals Put In Human Perspective

We all know that our cat can jump high and our dog can smell well, but sometimes it’s hard to appreciate just how amazing their abilities really are. Putting the numbers into a human context can help us appreciate the superhuman capabilities of some of the animals we share our world with. See Also: Top […]

10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week, And A Good Bye

In today’s hyperfast political environment, keeping on top of the news can seem a Herculean task. So we have been doing the hard work for you. Every Friday for two years, Listverse has rounded up the most essential stories from the week, from the world-changing, to the shocking, to the inspiring. The week that took […]