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10 Diseases That Affected Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs continue to fascinate us. Every now and then, we discover a fossil that reveals some new facts about their lives—for example, their diets, injuries, or habitats. However, some fossils also reveal evidence of diseases that…

Top 10 Strange Facts About Soap

The world of soap is weird. There are people carving soap on social media to trigger pleasure in their audiences, while artists disturb theirs with bars containing human ingredients. Soap can be scary. From falsifying marijuana readings in…

10 Infectious Facts About The Spanish Flu

The Spanish flu often gets overshadowed by its more popular counterparts like Ebola and the Black Plague. In many ways, though, it was far deadlier than anything we’ve seen before or since. An estimated one third of the entire world’s…

10 Expeditions That Mysteriously Disappeared

In our modern age of satellite imagery and aircraft, it is incredibly easy to explore and map out new locations. In the past, though, the job fell to small expeditions of well-equipped people. Relying on nothing but their log, some rations,…

10 Weird And Wonderful Libraries

Think libraries are boring? Well, think again. Today’s libraries are a delightful combination of old school and high tech. Of course, libraries will always have great books waiting to be plucked from the shelves, but at many locations, you…

10 Medical Myths You Believe Because Of Movies

Unlike real life, movies allow inaccuracies and exaggerations. Even if there are many ways in which movies don’t mirror real life, we give them a pass as that’s necessary to be able to enjoy them. Imagine a truly realistic war film. Most…

10 Times Hackers Hacked Live Television

Hacking is a misfortune we’ve had to deal with since even before computers and the Internet came along. We often think of e-mail accounts, websites, and cloud servers when we think of hacking. This is even though hackers can strike…