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J. R. R. Tolkien – A Legendary Fantasy Writer

An Inspired Writing Career J. R. R. Tolkien’s novels were inspired from places he visited, events that occurred from his childhood onwards, his indoctrination into Catholicism and the extensive reading he did during his lifetime, including: British adventure stories, European mythology and Old English literature. His writings included a detailed translation of Beowulf, one of… Continue reading J. R. R. Tolkien – A Legendary Fantasy Writer

Books, Films

J. R. R. Tolkien – ‘The Father of Modern Fantasy Literature’

The mastermind behind the modern classics The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was a British writer, poet and professor. He wrote his two most popular novels, while working as a professor at Oxford University, which renewed interest in the fantasy genre and earned him the nickname ‘father of modern… Continue reading J. R. R. Tolkien – ‘The Father of Modern Fantasy Literature’

Genetic Engineering, Humans

Secret Experiments – Unethical Projects for the ‘Greater Good’

Many immoral experiments have been conducted for research, to test medications or even just out of sheer curiosity. The experiments often violate the basic human rights of the victims, and can even affect their descendants in some cases. The Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male In Tuskegee, Alabama, between 1932 and 1972,… Continue reading Secret Experiments – Unethical Projects for the ‘Greater Good’

The Future

Animal Adaptations – Unexpected Evolution

There are some animals that have evolved to survive in situations so extreme, or isolated, that the changes they undergo have surprised many researchers. These include: Cockroaches Believed to be one of the biggest nuisances and most hated insects in society, cockroaches are also one of the most resilient species in the world. Scientists believe… Continue reading Animal Adaptations – Unexpected Evolution

The Future

Animal Adaptations – Evolution to Ensure Survival

The Earth is changing constantly, and the survival of its species has always depended on an ability to adapt. Many animals have peculiarities that make them stronger than other species, thus ensuring their mass longevity. Some have even conformed to their environment so much that they are now found living in only one place on… Continue reading Animal Adaptations – Evolution to Ensure Survival

The Future, Threats to Mankind

The Fate of the World – End of Day Prophecies

Predictions about the End of Days have come in many forms, some of which have been recorded for centuries. Many people currently on the planet believe that the world will end in the near future, while others hold on to the possibility that our planet will continue to evolve for millions of years; and humans,… Continue reading The Fate of the World – End of Day Prophecies

Genetic Engineering, Threats to Mankind

Secret Laboratories – Hidden Experiments and Research

Throughout modern history there have been many experiments, which have taken place without the knowledge of the general public. Many of these have been both unethical and unnecessary, and have been conducted for ‘the greater good.’ The majority of them are ordered by the government or military, of influential countries, and include: Porton Down, Britain… Continue reading Secret Laboratories – Hidden Experiments and Research

Films

2018 Movie Releases – 5 of the Year’s Most Anticipated Films

2018 is predicted to be a season of great films, many of which have been in production for several years. Some of these highly anticipated releases include: Black Panther Another great adaptation of a Marvel Comic character, Black Panther is predicted to have audiences going wild when it is released on February 16, 2018. The… Continue reading 2018 Movie Releases – 5 of the Year’s Most Anticipated Films

Books, Films

Marvel vs DC Comics

As the leaders in comic books, both Marvel and DC Comics have been popular with readers from their inception, and continue to remain so. Both companies have given rise to classic stories from multiple authors, alongside financial success and recognition. Currently owned by Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Comics has its headquarters in New York City. The… Continue reading Marvel vs DC Comics