Exploring the World with Nishi Majo

  • 10 Crucial Prepping Items to Survive and Thrive During a Devastating Winter Blackout

    10 Crucial Prepping Items to Survive and Thrive During a Devastating Winter Blackout

    When winter storms, grid failures or accidents knock out power, it can leave you dangerously exposed. Heating, lighting, communication and transportation are disrupted. Hypothermia, frostbite, dehydration and injuries threaten. Relying on your own resources is crucial. Being prepared with key supplies and skills makes surviving a winter blackout possible. This article reveals 10 indispensable prepping…

  • The Desperate Corporate Race to Trademark Everything and How it Will Cost You

    The Desperate Corporate Race to Trademark Everything and How it Will Cost You

    There is a silent corporate war going on right now that most people are completely unaware of, yet it impacts everyone. Major companies are in a desperate race to trademark as many words, phrases, images, sounds, and other forms of intellectual property as possible – even everyday terms. This intellectual property land grab has major…

  • How to Develop Magnetic Charisma and Stand Out in Any Room

    How to Develop Magnetic Charisma and Stand Out in Any Room

    Have you ever felt invisible in a crowd while others shine without trying? That’s charisma. In this article, we’re ditching the dull and unlocking the charismatic hero within you. Get ready to steal the spotlight with these 5 untold secrets to developing magnetic charisma. Charisma is that mysterious, attractive quality that makes some people seem…

  • How Dubai’s Income Tax Works: The Truth Behind Paying Zero Tax in the UAE

    How Dubai’s Income Tax Works: The Truth Behind Paying Zero Tax in the UAE

    Dubai is well-known around the world as a tax haven, with many expatriates and entrepreneurs moving to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to take advantage of the low personal and corporate income taxes. However, common misconceptions exist around precisely how Dubai’s tax system works and what is required to pay zero tax as an expat…

  • The Grizzly History of Barber-Surgeons: How Barbers Performed Medieval Surgery

    The Grizzly History of Barber-Surgeons: How Barbers Performed Medieval Surgery

    It’s a chilly morning in 15th century France. You’re headed to the barber for a shave and a trim. As you approach, you hear singing inside and spot a bowl of blood in the window. Both chairs are occupied, so you grab an ale and look over the array of teeth strung up on the…

  • 18 Signs You Have a High IQ According to Science

    18 Signs You Have a High IQ According to Science

    Have you ever wondered if your intellect stands out from the crowd? Everyone has moments of self-doubt about their intelligence. However, research shows some key qualities can indicate if your IQ score falls on the higher end of the spectrum. Keep reading to learn 18 science-backed signs you may be smarter than the average person.…

  • The Secrets Behind Jewish Business Success

    The Secrets Behind Jewish Business Success

    Throughout history, Jews have been known for their strong business acumen. While some portrayals propagate negative stereotypes, the ability of Jewish people to generate wealth is now seen as admirable. But what factors contribute to the prosperity of Jews in business, and how can others implement similar success strategies? The Foundation of Jewish Business Achievement…

  • Why Good Employees Quit and How to Retain Top Talent

    Why Good Employees Quit and How to Retain Top Talent

    It’s a well-known fact that your best and brightest employees are often the most likely to leave, while your poorer performers tend to stay put. With the direct link between employee happiness and productivity, it’s crucial to understand what makes good employees unhappy enough to quit after years of loyal service. As a long-time corporate…

  • The Mysterious Nature of White Holes

    The Mysterious Nature of White Holes

    You’ve likely heard about black holes, but what about their lesser-known counterparts, white holes? As mythical as they may sound, white holes are a legitimate astrophysical concept predicted by Einstein’s theory of general relativity. This article will explain what white holes are, how they differ from black holes, and why physicists believe they may exist.…

  • The Increasing Barriers to Homeownership in the US

    The Increasing Barriers to Homeownership in the US

    Home values in the United States have historically gone up over time. When accounting for inflation, prices are jerkier but still demonstrate an upward trend. This appreciation is a major reason why homeownership is seen as a path to financial stability and wealth building. However, barriers to buying a home in the US are getting…

  • How Japan Transformed from a Medieval to Modern Society in Just 80 Years

    How Japan Transformed from a Medieval to Modern Society in Just 80 Years

    In the 1860s, while cities like London, Paris and New York epitomized the industrial revolution with factories, steamboats and railroads, Japan remained a medieval society ruled by feudal lords and knights called daimyō and samurai. Yet astonishingly, just 80 years later, Japan had developed modern cities with cars, trams, cargo ships and even aircraft carriers…

  • Yi Memory Sues Micron for Patent Infringement, A Milestone for China’s Semiconductor Industry

    Yi Memory Sues Micron for Patent Infringement, A Milestone for China’s Semiconductor Industry

    China’s largest domestic manufacturer of 3D NAND flash memory chips, Yangtze Memory Technologies Company Limited (Yi Memory), has filed a lawsuit against Micron Semiconductor Limited for allegedly infringing upon eight of its US patents. This legal action underscores Yi Memory’s efforts to protect its innovative achievements in 3D NAND technology and uphold the development rights…