My favorite Wikipedia Articles

Wikipedia is one of the biggest inventions of humankind. I enjoy reading random factoids on Wikipedia. Here are some of my favorite Wikipedia articles:

Science & Engineering

  1. Timeline of the far future – Scientific projections of future events in astronomy, evolutionary biology, human civilization etc.
  2. List of Extinction Events – Events responsible for mass extinction on Earth.
  3. List of inventors killed by their own invention
  4. Ziggurat – Temple structure of Sumerians.
  5. Makhonjwa Mountains – Oldest exposed rocks on Earth. 3.2B years
  6. The Olmecs – Oldest mesoamerican civilization

General Interest

  1. Uprisings led by women
  2. Visha Kanya – Female assassins with poisonous bodily fluids
  3. List of common misconceptions