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10 Diseases That Possibly Came From Outer Space

Health Raymond Gerald December 15, 2016 For years, many scientists have believed that the seeds of life might have ridden to Earth on meteors. This theory is called panspermia, and it answers a lot of questions about our origins. Unfortunately,...
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10 Weird Traditions From The Ancient Olympic Games

Sport Mark Oliver December 13, 2016 That last of the ancient Olympic Games was held more than 1,600 years ago. For one final time, the strongest and quickest men locked into a ferocious competition to find the greatest athlete in...
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10 Ancient Prosthetics

Health Abraham Rinquist December 8, 2016 Prosthetics are not a modern invention. For millennia, physicians and craftsmen have built replacements for body parts that people have lost through injury, amputation, or disease. Today, few ancient examples survive be...
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10 Weird Ways Disease Altered The World

Health Sofia Nomis December 6, 2016 Diseases leave obvious imprints on history. A decrease in population size and less genetic diversity are some examples of the impact you’d expect every epidemic to have. However, every once in a while, a...
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10 Jaw-Dropping Tales About Dentistry

Health Adam R. Ramos December 2, 2016 Having to go to the dentist is as appealing as a colonoscopy. More often than not, it triggers anxiety and fear in the patient. The following 10 stories focus on historical, intriguing, and...
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Top 10 Ancient Alcohols

Food Abraham Rinquist November 27, 2016 Humans have been drinking alcohol for millennia. Anthropologists believe that alcohol may be the primary cause for the shift from hunter-gathering to agriculture. Whether it is used as social lubricant, medicine, or poli...
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10 Eye-Popping Facts About Vision

Health Jana Louise Smit November 9, 2016 There’s more to vision than just looking at stuff. The gift of sight is a complex marvel of mysteries and incredible feats., from colors only certain people can see to color nobody can...
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