5 False Facts

MYTHS FACTS Goldfish have a 3 second memory. They actually have a 3 month memory. Bulls hate the colour red. Bulls are actually color-blind. They perceive the motion of a bullfighter’s cloth as a threat. SOS = Save our Ship SOS is a morse code distress signal because it is easy to transmit- three dots, three lines, three dots. Everest is the tallest mountain. Only above sea level! Mauna Kea volcano in Hawaii is more than 33,000 feet tall, when measured from it’s underwater base( 4000 feet above Everest) All fingernails grow at the same rate. Blood flow stimulates nail … Continue reading 5 False Facts

Something New

What new is to come in a day’s change, The sun still rises behind the snowy mountain range. Birds chirp melodies of stories untold, Yet they still contemporarily, sing echos of repitition. Sedentary stones decide to move, The dropout decides to prove, Change was from within they say, Not from a new day, not from a new year. Fear was of change, but desire for growth. Never ready, they take an oath. For why should one keep waiting for a new beginning, Why should one wait to start their journey of living.   ~Diya Malhotra Continue reading Something New

INTOLERANCE

Intolerance, you may wonder what I mean by this term. We all say that society has created stereotypes, society has shaped us into who we are but what about the simple fact that we are society? Acts of religious intolerance and social intolerance are some of the many vicious ideals we reside in. To bring out a sense of clarification, social intolerance is basically the nonacceptance of an individual or a group of people based on their characteristics, interests, and personality. Religious intolerance is, as you may have guessed, the unwillingness to accept a particular religion. Intolerance is a major … Continue reading INTOLERANCE