10 Horrifying Medical Cases That Make You Glad You Didn’t Live In The Past

10 Horrifying Medical Cases That Make You Glad You Didn’t Live In The Past

Health Morris M. March 13, 2016 The past was far more disgusting than most of us realize. We’ve told you before about Pompeii’s trash can streets, medieval London’s otherworldly stink, and the appalling hygiene of the 18th century. But even...
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10 Lesser-Known Transport Disasters Of The 20th Century

10 Lesser-Known Transport Disasters Of The 20th Century

Travel Teodora Petroi March 5, 2016 The sinking of the Titanic, the collision of the SS Mont-Blanc, and the Hindenburg explosion are all well-known transport disasters that are always remembered and talked about. They’ve become icons, have been made into...
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10 Proposed Airliners Of The Future

10 Proposed Airliners Of The Future

Travel Zachery Brasier February 28, 2016 Air travel is a common occurrence in our modern society. When most people imagine commercial airliners, they imagine the standard tube-and-wing configuration. However, aerospace engineers across the world are developing...
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10 Startling Reports About The Olympics

10 Startling Reports About The Olympics

Sport Gordon Gora February 2, 2016 The Olympics remain one of the most prestigious sporting events in the world. Countries all over the world spend enormous amounts of money, athletes dedicate their lives to training, and enthusiasts come from everywhere...
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10 Human Diseases That We’ve Given To Mice

10 Human Diseases That We’ve Given To Mice

Health Rachel Rodman February 6, 2016 Mice are great research tools. Scientists can inject them, infect them, dissect them, and learn all sorts of useful things relevant to human health. A lot of diseases, though, just afflict humans. To study...
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10 Strange Stories And Origins Of Our Favorite Candies

10 Strange Stories And Origins Of Our Favorite Candies

Food Erin S. Miller February 9, 2016 Everyone has a favorite candy. Some people like the powdery sugar in Pixy Sticks. Others prefer classics like lemon drops and root beer barrels. Some like chewy candy like licorice, and some like...
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