Riddle of the Day

Yesterday’s Riddle Answer: Water, Fire, Earth and Wind
Riddle of the Day: I am a mother and a father, but have never given birth. I’m rarely still, but I never wander. What am I?

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Only one phoenix was said to have lived at a time. This gold and red bird, always a male, lived in Arabia. Each phoenix lived for exactly 500 years, and when it was about to die, it gathered twigs and spices and built a nest. Then the phoenix sat on the nest and waited patiently for a ray of sun to set the nest on fire.

On this Day in History

On this Day in History: Mother Nature kicked some major ass.
On this Day in History in 1138: Aleppo Earthquake, later source claims 230,000 killed.
On this Day in History in 1634: Burchardi flood – “the second Grote Mandrenke” kills about 15,000 in North Friesland, Denmark and Germany.
On this Day in History in 1737: Earthquake kills 300,000 and destroys half of Calcutta India.
On this Day in History in 1871: Great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed.
On this Day in History in 1960: Hurricane ravages East-Pakistan (6,000 die).