Category: Offbeat Infographics
Beards seem to be all the rage these days, whether it is the unshaven look, the clean cut full face beard or the gnarly, grow-it-out-as-big-as-you-can Duck Dynasty style beards. I’d love to have one myself but the misses will only let me have my mustache and goatee. That’s still better then a clean-shaven baby face [...]
Here is an infographic from Clippersireland.ie that explores the hairy health awareness initiative entitled “The Movember Movement” – a fundraising and awareness effort where hundreds of thousands of men donate their upper lips to the mustache.
Common among all people is a desire to shed light on the mysteries of the world. One mystery, though, has plagued humankind for centuries – and the stories of how our heroes confronted this mystery has conveniently been swept under the rug. That mystery is: where do our missing socks go?
Did you know that there are some famous buildings that also lean, some even more than the Tower in Pisa? Learn about 7 bells that represents one note of the musical major scale in the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and see at what angle does the Leaning Tower of Pisa lean. There are dozens of interesting facts about the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and TourViaMe visualized the most interesting ones in the following infographic.
It’s intriguing to compare NSA’s spying with that of the spy apps. The intentions of the two spying mechanisms are completely contradictory. While the government organization might claim to be monitoring us to ensure our own safety and to monitor the ever escalating crime rate, the facts are still quite shocking. This infographic juxtaposes NSA’s monitoring activity with that of the spy apps
We can all feel the chill in the air and this only means one thing – Christmas is coming! Lengthy days of gift shopping, mince pie scoffing and wandering around quaint Christmas markets await us. For those who love a good browse around a Christmas market, check out Dealchecker’s infographic highlighting 6 traditional markets and [...]
From horror movies to children’s television shows, this infographic from Walk In Lab showcases the most iconic blood-sucking vampires ever to grace us with their immortal presence.
The infographic from WhoIsHostingThis.com takes an in-depth look at some of the most generous technology CEOs who have donated hundreds of millions of dollars to charities all over the world.
If there is one thing you can bet on, it’s the fact that gambling regulations can be totally different from state to state and even country to country. This infographic looks at gambling in the U.S. and around the world.
Gold – the fabulous substance which aroused warfares, ennobled kings and graced gods. However, if one would melt down all golden coatings, dental fillings, pieces of jewellery and bullions of the world and form a sphere out of this liquid, it would not get bigger than the height of a two storied house! And compared to the yearly iron ore extraction, it get’s even more clear, how invaluable this rare metal is.
Psychic predictions have always fascinated us, from the wise words of Nostradamus to the chilling forecasts of Jeffery Palmer. This infographic explores the most high profile world events and the psychics who predicted them.
They are ubiquitous in our daily lives, but often we don’t give them a second thought. Vending machines occupy a small niche in retail industry, but last year they took in £1.85 billion in the UK alone. With over 37 million vending machines worldwide, Westways Vending explores the hidden world of vending, including some of the more unusual and interesting vending machines in the world.
If you always use the auto’ settings on your camera then you’re not getting the best out of it. This handy infographic by The Studio is a great starting point for those wanting to explore manual photography.
The United States Air Force coined the term “UFO” in 1952. While no UFO has ever been tracked on radar entering the Earth’s atmosphere, there are an average of 70,000 reported UFO sightings every year. That’s an average of 192 per day. In the following infographic, UFO Digest has put together some useful facts about [...]