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Here’s an impressive magic trick anyone can do.

Here’s an impressive magic trick anyone can do.

Relatively Interesting January 23, 2015 0

This magic trick is known as “the mysterious floating orb“.  It is performed by none other than Weird Al, so you know it’s got to be good.  Observe… study it… and you might just

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How the eye evolved

How the eye evolved

Relatively Interesting January 21, 2015 0

As one of the most vital of our five senses, our eyesight is perhaps the one we humans rely on the most.  Our eyes are incredibly complex organs that evolved over thousands of generations from

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4 Myths About the Human Brain

4 Myths About the Human Brain

Relatively Interesting January 18, 2015 0

At one point or another, someone has probably told you one of the following myths about the human brain.  Now, you have the power to (politely) correct them! Brain Myth #1:  The bigger the brain,

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How Palm Reading Actually Works

How Palm Reading Actually Works

Relatively Interesting January 14, 2015 5

Can you really read anything from studying your palm?  What do palm readers think your palm says about your personality and future?  What does your palm actually say about you?  

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Graham’s Hierarchy of Disagreement

Graham’s Hierarchy of Disagreement

Relatively Interesting January 11, 2015 0

Paul Graham, a programmer, essayist, and venture capitalist, proposed a “disagreement hierarchy” in a 2008 essay entitled, “How to Disagree”, placing different kinds of argument into a seven-point hierarchy and observing that, “If moving up

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How common is your birthday?

How common is your birthday?

Relatively Interesting January 8, 2015 0

Ever wondered how common your birthday is?  What do you think is the most popular month to be born?  What about the most popular day of the week?  Why? Courtesy of the CDC:  Vital

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28 Places You Need to See Before You Die

28 Places You Need to See Before You Die

Relatively Interesting January 4, 2015 0

Do you have the travel bug? Well you might get it after you get a glimpse at these destinations.  Our planet is filled with breathtaking vistas and mind-blowing landscapes and we’ve collected some of

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Your Horoscope for the New Year

Your Horoscope for the New Year

Relatively Interesting January 1, 2015 1

You’re probably wondering what the New Year has in store for you.  Is it riches?  Success?  Love?  There’s only one way to find out – your horoscope.  Carefully crafted by Fljúgandi Spagettískrímslið, you can use

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Macroevolution Explained As Text

Macroevolution Explained As Text

Relatively Interesting December 28, 2014 1

One of the points that Creationist apologists will use against evolution is that of macroevolution.  Without truly understanding the difference between micro and macroevolution, Creationists claim that macroevolution “does not and did not happen”. A fantastic

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Welcome to the United States of Conspiracy

Welcome to the United States of Conspiracy

Relatively Interesting December 22, 2014 0

Americans (and many others, to be sure) believe in the some pretty weird things.  They also love their conspiracies the distrust of their government.  For many conspiracy theorists, belief that the government is trying to control its

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