If you have free time and are willing to read interesting and quirky facts, you’ve come to the right place, as today we’re going to share a list of curious and very entertaining facts that we found around the web for you.
You could even do some of these yourself, so read up and enjoy!
The Apple Cafes that were going to be released in 1996 but never happened
On November 12, 1996, Apple announced plans to open cyber coffees around the world. According to its standards, Apple coffees promised healthy foods (served through a high-tech ordering system), video conferencing with neighboring diners, and access to on-demand movies and music videos. Pity they never came through, but at least we still have apple stores.
You can buy a dinner with an astronaut at the Kennedy Center
Did you know that you can book your spot at an interesting dinner with an astronaut, which includes buffet and an informative and question-and-answer session with a veteran NASA astronaut at the Kennedy Space Center? Well, if you're into space you should totally try it.
The book Fat Brad: Has all the meals that Brad Pitt has eaten at the movies
FAT BRAD - The Cookbook is the book that someone thought the world needed. It features recipes for every meal Brad Pitt has ever had on film. Long Prawn Publishing is responsible for this gem(?). Cook for two and imagine that the actor is coming to dinner. You have to celebrate the food that was once used to feed the abs of the talented Brad Pitt.
The quirky Harry Potter seashell hut actually existsed!
This cottage appeared magically in 2009 on the dunes overlooking the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. If you are a fan of Harry Potter, you will know the capricious residence as the home of Bill Weasley and Fleur Delacour, a haven for several members of the Weasley family and other allies of the Order of the Phoenix during the height of the Second Magic War. It was demolished after the film.
Monster's Park is a real place in Bomarzo
Its construction began in 1550 under the direction of the Mannerist architects Pirro Ligorio and Jacopo Vignola, among others; Taking care of the extravagant wishes of the owner, Pierfrancesco II Orsini, who was motivated by the recent death of his wife, Julia Farnesio.
The tribute on the moon to the missing astronauts
There is a memorial sitting on the Moon for every astronaut who lost his life in the pursuit of space exploration, including Russian cosmonauts.