13 Most Fantastic Facts About The Vegan Diet

Veganism is the way of life that alters diet, clothing and other many habits. On a generally, people who are vegan do not use anything and everything that is extracted from animals. They live their life with a goal of ending the exploitation of animals for self profit and enrichment. People who are vegans completely rely on plant based foods and are very strict in their other habits too. Here we mention you some fantastic facts about the Vegan diet.
 

1. Dietary vegans refrain from consuming animal products, not only meat but also eggs, dairy products and other animal-derived substances; this is known as a vegan or entirely plant-based diet.



 

2. The term ethical vegan is often applied to those who not only follow a vegan diet but extend the philosophy into other areas of their lives, and oppose the use of animals for any purpose.



 

3. The term vegan was coined in 1944 by Donald Watson when he co-founded the Vegan Society in England, at first to mean “non-dairy vegetarian” and later “the doctrine that man should live without exploiting animals.



 

4. Poorly planned vegan diets may be low in vitamin B12, omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin D, calcium, iron, zinc, riboflavin (vitamin B2), and iodine.



 

5. It is recommended that vegans eat three servings per day of a high-calcium food, such as fortified soy milk, almonds, hazelnuts, kale, collard greens, Chinese greens, and take a calcium supplement or other calcium-fortified foods as necessary.



 

6. Vegan living often reduces the intake of saturated fat, animal hormones, and cholesterol while increasing the intake of fresh fruits and veggies. That has the potential to reduce the risk of cancer, diabetes, obesity, and heart disease.



 

7. A study done by Nobel Prize winner Elizabeth Blackburn found that a vegan diet caused more than 500 genes to change in three months, turning on genes that prevent disease and turning off genes that cause cancer, heart disease, and other illnesses.



 

8. Because vegans don’t consume dairy products like milk and cheese, they intake calcium with foods like broccoli, bok choy, chinese cabbage, collards, kale, and calcium-fortified orange juice.



 

9. Dietary vegans might use animal products in clothing (as leather, wool and silk), toiletries and similar. Ethical vegans reject the com-modification of animals and will not use them for food, clothing, entertainment or any other purpose.



 

10. The British Vegan Society certifies a product only if it is free of animal involvement as far as possible and practical, including animal testing.

 

11. Philosopher Gary Steiner argues that it is not possible to be entirely vegan, because animal use and products are “deeply and imperceptibly woven into the fabric of human society.”

 

12. The main difference between a vegan and vegetarian diet is that vegans exclude eggs and dairy products.

 

13. Vegetarian and vegan diets usually contain as much iron as animal-based diets, or more. Vegan diets generally contain more iron than vegetarian diets because dairy products contain very little.

14 Popular Cartoons Lookalikes

There also exist few cartoons look-a-likes that you can find in this world. They are difficult to find, but with proper observation you can easily find them around. Check this post to see the closer look alikes of some the popular cartoon characters.
 
1. This is a copy version of the Granny from the cartoon show Looney tunes


 

2. Russell from UP movie

 

3. Almost close….check this closely Linguini from the movie Ratatouille

 

4. This face is very similar to the character Boo from Monsters Inc.

 

5. This is Carl From Up movie

 

6. The cartoon character Meg Griffin from Family Guy has a look alike just too similar

 

7. Dora character from show Dora The Explorer

 

8. This Comedian Keenan Thompson looks exactly like the cartoon character Winnie the Pooh

 

9. The very popular Singer named Kelly Rowland has very close enough face to the most popular cartoon character Princess Tiana who is a Disney princess

 

10. The famous Pop singer Nicki Minaj looks just like Bratz Diamond

 

11. Bob Saget in this picture looks just the character sketch of Woody from the movie (Toy Story)

 

12. Adrien Brody resembles very much to the cartoon character Flint Lockwood from the movie (Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs)

 

13. This pic is the resemblance of two. The character of ‘Tangled’ named Eugene Fitzherbert seems to be inspired by the look of Ranveer Singh.

 

Let us know which human resemble the most with cartoon character. If you have anything to share then mention in comments section below

Things You Wouldn’t Believe About These Countries

Our earth is really huge and has more than 7 billion peoples living in 196 countries. There are few things about some countries hard to believe. This is our list of 10 things you wouldn’t believe about these countries.

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1. Most people behind bars – USA



The United States has 2.2 million people behind bars it has 5% of the world’s population but 25% of the world’s incarcerated population.
 

2. World’s largest opium producer – Afghanistan



Producing a whopping 95 percent of the world’s opium, not even more than 10 years of occupation by American forces have slowed down the industry.
 

3. Produces most of the world’s oxygen – Russia




Siberia is home to approximately 25% of the world’s forests, making Russia the largest converter of CO2 into breathable compounds.
 

4. Most educated people – Canada




With 50% of its population having been educated at the post secondary level, Canada has the most educated population in the world. It is followed by Israel at 45% and Japan at 44%..
 

5. Almost entirely covered in jungle – Suriname




About 91% of its land covered in jungle Suriname’s half-a-million residents live primarily along the coast near the capital.
 

6. Most of its citizens live abroad – Malta




More Maltese living abroad than within the country itself.
 

7. Fastest disappearing nation – Ukraine




With a natural decrease in population of .8% annually, between now and 2050 Ukraine is expected to lose around 30% of its people.
 

8. Most diverse country in the world – India




In almost every category – culturally, economically, climatically, racially, linguistically,ethnically, and religiously India is either the most diverse countries in the world.
 

9. The land of no rivers – Saudi Arabia




Most of their fresh water comes from desalinization plants or underground reservoirs.
 

10. Most overweight population – Nauru




With over 95% of its population being overweight, the small island nation of Nauru is by far the fattest country on Earth.

Accidental Inventions That Changed The World

Many great inventions happened in the past which changed the world. From Dynamite to Penicillin these is the list of 10 accidental inventions that changed the world.



1. Penicillin
Alexander Fleming added some of the bacteria to petri dishes before leaving for a vacation. Upon returning he was surprised to find a mold growing in the dishes instead thus giving birth to the first antibiotic in the world.
 



 
2. Stainless Steel
Harry Brearly, an English metallurgist developed a non rusty gun barrel. Shortly after testing his creation on various corrosives, he realized that it wold be perfect for cutlery.
 





 

3. Anesthesia
Crawford Long, William Morton, and Charles Jackson, all who first noticed the anesthetic effects of various drugs such as nitrous oxide, or laughing gas.
 



 


4. Dynamite
Alfred Nobel accidentally discovered a method of containing the substance without hindering its power that people could really start having a blast.
 








5. Cornflakes
Will Keith Kellogg began helping his brother cook meals for patients, after leaving some bread dough sitting out for several hours. Upon finding the flaky dough he decided to see what would happen so he baked it anyway, and the rest is history.
 





 
6. Safety Glass
After Édouard Bénédictus, a French chemist, accidentally knocked a flask off of his desk it fell to the ground but rather than shattering it only cracked. After inspection he realized that it had recently contained plastic cellulose nitrate.
 






7. X Rays
Wilhelm Roentgen was performing an experiment using cathode rays he realized that some fluorescent cardboard across the room was lighting up in spite of the fact that their was a thick block between the cathode ray and the cardboard. The only explanation was that light rays were actually passing through the solid block.
 


 


8. Velcro
Swiss engineer George de Mestral was on a hunting trip with his dog when he noticed how burrs would stick to its fur. Eventually he managed to replicate the effect in his laboratory.
 






9. Super Glue
While developing plastic lenses for gun sights, Harry Coover, a researcher at Kodak Laboratories, stumbled across a synthetic adhesive made from cyanoacrylate.
 







10. Microwave
Percy Spencer, a navy radar specialist who was tinkering around with microwave emitters when he felt the chocolate bar in his pocket start melting.

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