10 Amazing Astronomical Relics

10 Amazing Astronomical Relics

Space Ivan Farkas March 22, 2016 In spite of astrology, the ancients accumulated a surprisingly large body of astronomical knowledge. This age-old love of stars bridges time and space. Most importantly, it reminds us of just how little we are....
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10 Amazing Animals That Clone Themselves

10 Amazing Animals That Clone Themselves

Animals Nicollette B March 21, 2016 When people hear the word “clone,” they are most likely envisioning Dolly the sheep or a scene out of a trippy sci-fi film. In reality, cloning happens every day in nature. Many plants reproduce...
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10 Strange Funeral Customs From Around The World

10 Strange Funeral Customs From Around The World

Humans Simon Griffin March 20, 2016 Death can be a very personal and upsetting thing, but it can also be a very spiritual and communal occasion. It’s something that has affected us since before we were even human, and it...
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10 Modern Technologies Far Older Than You Think

10 Modern Technologies Far Older Than You Think

Technology Nathan Willey March 18, 2016 Mark Twain once said, “There is no such thing as a new idea. It is impossible. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope.” As...
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10 Strange Ways To Die By An Animal

10 Strange Ways To Die By An Animal

Animals Tyler Parsons March 18, 2016 Humans have been at the top of the food chain for quite some time, and it’s rather rare for people to be killed by animals these days. But occasionally, nature strikes back in circumstances...
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10 Obscure Issues That Hinder Manned Missions To Mars

10 Obscure Issues That Hinder Manned Missions To Mars

Space Sam Derwin March 17, 2016 After he was marooned on Mars, Matt Damon’s character in the space thriller The Martian struggled to live on the red planet, facing issue after issue. But in real life, he would have found...
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10 Widely Believed Animal Facts That Are Totally Wrong

Animals Himanshu Sharma March 16, 2016 Many of our assumptions about animals aren’t true at all. Yet we keep reiterating faulty information from myths and early studies that have been debunked. Here are 10 commonly believed animal “facts” that aren’t.....
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