The 10 Most Powerful Languages In The World

In a world of globalization, multilingual communities, faster and faster travel and constant connectivity, there are over 6,000 languages spoken on the globe. Some of these languages are very exclusive in terms of the numbers…

8 Movies That Changed The World

All visual mediums have, at some point or other, changed the world. Michael Buerk’s BBC news reports on the famine in Ethiopia led to Live Aid. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's impassioned documentaries about the lack of healthy food…

10 Times The Academy Got It Horribly Wrong

Judging panels are supposed to be objective, but we can't help but wonder what the Academy thought when they awarded Oscars to the makers of these 10 films. Admittedly, the films weren't bad, but they were by no…

10 Musicians Who Found Fame Later In Life

You don't always need to be the new Justin Beiber to make it big in the music world- just ask these 10 artists. Famed for their world-conquering ballads and impressive virtuosity, their talent and motivation proved…

9 Film Set Tragedies That Shocked Hollywood

Hollywood movie sets have long been places where dangerous stunts and real-life explosions go hand-in-hand, and it's also not unheard of for actors to perform their own stunts and get injured in the process. Shutterstock/gnepphoto However, if an…

20 Books To Read In Your 20s

Your 20s can be a bit of a weird time, to be honest. Often advertised as a sort of second adolescence, TV, film, and media provide an image of casual relationships, creative endeavors and the…

15 Books Every Teenager Should Read

The problems teenagers face was perhaps typified best by the writer Arnold H. Glasow, who ignorantly believed that 'Telling a teenager the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath.' Shutterstock/ George Dolgikh…

15 Bestselling Books That Were Turned Into Terrible…

If a book sells millions of copies, studios waste little time acquiring the rights. But then again, cinematic success is never guaranteed. Shutterstock/northallertonman Just take a look at some of these book-turned-films. Adapted to the screen soon…