The advancements in modern technology paved the way for the transformation of traditional homes into smart homes that heavily incorporate automation. Should you integrate the smarts in your home, not only will your property increase in value, but you will be able to maximize energy efficiency too.
Herodotus claimed that Africa was surrounded almost entirely by sea. How did he know this? He recounts the story of Phoenician sailors who were dispatched by King Neco II of Egypt (about 600BC), to sail around continental Africa, in a clockwise fashion, starting in the Red Sea.