Category Archives: Food and Health

Peanut butter can be converted into diamonds!

By | 06/29/2013

Did you know that if exposed to a high-pressure environment, carbon-based substances such as peanut butter can turn into diamonds? That’s what scientists from Edinburgh University revealed in 2007, shedding light on an idea first proposed by alchemists centuries ago. But creating genuine diamonds artificially or naturally is no laughing matter. Ideally, a carbon-bearing material requires very high… Read More »

Want a taste of Crocodile Ice Cream?

By | 04/29/2013

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.”  Admit it. Without those ice-cold desserts, your summer vacation will just be a tormenting hibernation. But thanks to the local favorites like halo-halo and ice cream, we can now quench our thirst in colorful, delectable way. Now, if you want a… Read More »