Fictional Historical Figures

Through the years we’ve been enthralled by a variety of historical characters who changed the world for the better. Unfortunately, several of these people never existed, such as wholesome homemaker Betty Crocker. Turns out, the sweetheart of America’s kitchens was invented by the Washburn Crosby Flour Mill and Company as part of a 1921 commercial strategy to answer questions from consumers. Check out nine other historical characters who never existed in this episode of Alltime 10s.

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Biblical Miracles Explained

We’re all fascinated by the miracles documented in the Bible. But many believe these mysterious phenomenons can actually be explained by science. Ten of these popular miracles, including the parting of the Red Sea and the 10 Plagues of Egypt, are featured in this edition of Alltime 10s. You be the judge.

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Mysteries of Evolution

Since Charles Darwin’s groundbreaking work on evolution, scientists have been befuddled by some facets of how we became a species. Among the questions: Why do we have two legs? Or, have we stopped evolving? If not, what will we evolve into? Alltime 10s presents 10 unsolved mysteries of evolution.

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Unraveling Space Myths

Our universe is full of mysteries, many of them not close to being solved. But scattered about what we do know of the Final Frontier are a handful of myths. Many of the wider-known misconceptions have been debunked, such as the myth that a human body would freeze if left unprotected in the vacuum of space. But space is beyond freezing, measuring -270.45 Celsius. Your body wouldn’t freeze, you’d actually overheat because there is nothing for your body heat to transfer to. Nine additional myths are explained in this special science issue of Alltime 10s.

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Animals Key to Immortality

Want to live forever? The answers may be hidden in the animal kingdom, such as the life of lobsters. Unlike most animals, lobsters don’t get weaker and more vulnerable as they get older, they just get bigger. Find out why, and check out nine other animals who may hold the key to immortality in humans.

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Movies Predict the Future

Alltime 10s delves into past movies that predicted the future. Perhaps the most glaring example came from The Matrix, Terminator 2 and Super Mario Bros, which amazingly predicted 9/11. Hard to believe, but true. Check out the prognosticating powers of nine other movies.

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