10 Foreign Words That Deserve English Translations

10 Foreign Words That Deserve English Translations

The English language is the lingua franca of a large swath of the world. Approximately 20 percent of the world’s 7.5 billion people speak English, either as a primary or secondary language. Of those, 360 million individuals claim English as...
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10 Weirdest Things Sent Through The Post

10 Weirdest Things Sent Through The Post

For most people, the only mail they get is bills, junk mail, and the occasional birthday card. Many people won’t even send cash via the post because of the risk of it being intercepted. But some people have been a...
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10 Things We Owe To The French Revolution

10 Things We Owe To The French Revolution

The American Revolution may have guaranteed our inalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. But for better or worse, America and the rest of the world still owes a great deal to the French Revolution. Many of...
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10 Global Versions Of The Lady In White Legend

10 Global Versions Of The Lady In White Legend

The Lady in White is a popular ghost tale relayed from generation to generation in many countries around the world. Of course, there is no solid evidence that any of these spooky stories have any substance in truth whatsoever, but...
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10 Principles That Govern Our Understanding Of Extraterrestrial Life

10 Principles That Govern Our Understanding Of Extraterrestrial Life

Many people, at some point, have looked up at the vastness of a summer night’s sky and wondered, “Is anybody out there?” There are over 200 billion stars in the Milky Way galaxy, which is just one of maybe 100...
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10 Horrors Of Dentistry Throughout History

10 Horrors Of Dentistry Throughout History

Have you ever wondered what people did before there were dentists? Tooth decay and pain aren’t a modern problem and have plagued society for thousands of years. It’s no secret that dental pain can be one of the most agonizing...
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10 Supposed Secret Space Program Insiders

10 Supposed Secret Space Program Insiders

Over the course of the last century, the public imagination has been simultaneously enthralled and terrified at the prospect of extraterrestrial involvement in human affairs. Ever since rumors emerged that the secretive Vril Society in Germany had successfully...
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