When it comes to personal hygiene, one can never be too resolute about it. In the midst of a global pandemic, we have been reminded ad nauseum about how necessary cleanliness is. This isn’t without good reason either. In order to starve off potential diseases, we all need to maintain a sense of good hygiene. Two of the main tools we have to ward off infectious threats are well known at this rate. There is the classic method of washing your hands with soap. Then, there is the alternative of using hand sanitizer. Sometimes, however, we have trouble deciding which…

Did you know that centipedes, also referred to as “hundred leggers,” are actually arthropods and not insects? In as much as they have insect-like traits such as long, thin bodies and many legs, they also have segmented bodies, jointed appendages and an external skeleton. Contrary to what the name “hundred leggers” suggests, centipedes do not necessarily have 100 legs. The number of leg pairs, which may vary depending on the specific type of species and the number of body segments, is always an odd one. Centipedes vary depending on the location, habitat and climatic conditions.

No matter how our days look like, hearing what goes on around us is as natural as walking. In fact, all of your five senses are pivotal to the healthy functioning of your daily life. From the bustling noises of the city around you, to the serene sounds of a forest, hearing is critical. Sometimes, we may lose this ability to hear as we grow older.

While there are many rich flavours and features of a good wine, one that is too bitter is not going to be very enjoyable. Many people aren’t prepared for bitter flavours when they first venture into the unique world of wine.  If you’re new to wine, you may want to consider the possibility that this is just the way wine is! In ancient times, bitterness was a taste that alerted humans to the possibility that something may be toxic. It can take some time to get used to bitterness in wine. The more you try it, the more you may…

Clogged drains are all too common, and they often happen at the most inconvenient times. Before you toss that liquid or item down the drain, think twice about the consequences of your actions. In the worst case scenarios, you may be encounter the issue of a frustratingly clogged drain, and the problem cannot be solved unless you contact a plumber for help.