Archive for December, 2009

Most popular sports in the world

Most popular sports in the world

Most popular sports in the world

We all enjoy making sport or just watching others playing all kinds of sport. So which are the most popular sports in the world?

By far, football is considered the most popular sport in the world, “the king of all sports”. This title is based upon the number and size of stadiums around the world, the number of people who play football, the number of people who are aware of football and on the number of tournaments worldwide. (more…)

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

At the beginning of the December, Russia confirmed that has a deal to sell surface-to-air missiles to Iran. Although Russian officials insist that the missiles are for defense only, United Sates and Israel criticized the deal. Thanks to the missiles the new anti-aircraft Iranian system will be capable to shoot down American or Israeli fighter jets in case of an air strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities. Earlier this year Russia faced international criticism when agreed to sell missile systems to Syria. (more…)

Benefits and disadvantages of soy milk

Benefits and disadvantages of soy milk

Benefits and disadvantages of soy milk

In the recent years the soy milk consumption increased, soy becoming more and more popular, but also becoming a largely debated subject. Scientist made lots of studies about how soy milk affects the health, but the research still continues because we know so little.

Like all other products, soy milk has benefits and disadvantages. The major benefit of soy milk consumption includes cholesterol reducing, this way lowering the risk of developing heart-related issues. Soy milk is also lactose free, making it the best choice for those suffering from lactose intolerance. (more…)

The formula of a beautiful and perfect face

Faces with golden ratio

Faces with "golden ratio"

We all know that the beauty is subjective, depending on the viewer’s perception. Still, scientists always studied it, trying to find out if any secret formula is behind the beauty of some perfect females. Recently, scientists from the University of Toronto made a study and claim that they discovered the formula of a perfect female face.

It seems that the beauty lays in the structure of the face. The most attractive faces seem to be the ones with a certain feature proportions also named the “golden ratio”. The space between the pupils should be 46% of the face width, from ear to ear, and the distance between the eyes and mouth should be 36% of the length of the face from hairline to chin. (more…)

Top ten luxurious destinations

Top ten luxurious destinations

Top ten luxurious destinations

Did you ever wonder where would you spend your holidays if you were rich? Are you curious about where rich people spend their holidays?

Now you will know the answers to these questions. Here is a list of most luxurious destinations in the world.

1. Maldives: sun, sea and sand at your discretion; (more…)