10 Surprising Things That Impair Your Intelligence

10 Surprising Things That Impair Your Intelligence

Certain activities are known to lower our cognitive abilities. No one is going to score their best on an intelligence test after a few shots of tequila or hits from a bong. Slamming your head repeatedly against a wall is...
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10 Most Surprising Christmas Traditions And Tales

10 Most Surprising Christmas Traditions And Tales

With Christmas approaching, it’s time to wrap the presents, drink obscene quantities of eggnog, and take stock of another year of the Earth orbiting the Sun (and lament all the festive socks and sweaters we were given). But what do...
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10 Surprising Shape-Shifting Organisms

10 Surprising Shape-Shifting Organisms

Shape-shifting is a power usually restricted to the pages of a science fiction book or a big-screen horror monster. While most of us will never meet an organism that can radically alter its shape in real life, evolution has provided...
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Top 10 Surprising Facts About Queen Victoria

Top 10 Surprising Facts About Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria (1819–1901) not only ruled the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland but also defined the Victorian Age that was named for her. Today, not much is known about her except to historians. In fact, her popular image...
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10 Surprising Things That Are Toxic For Your Pet

10 Surprising Things That Are Toxic For Your Pet

Anyone who owns a pet knows that animals have no qualms about trying to eat random objects they find lying around the house. Cats chew on various plants, rats and mice nibble practically anything, and dogs work part-time as vacuum...
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10 Surprising Things Once Banned From TV Broadcast

10 Surprising Things Once Banned From TV Broadcast

Movies and TV Gary PullmanAugust 13, 2017 Television series, variety shows, cartoons, and even commercials censored or banned content that networks or advertisers deemed inappropriate for the audiences of the 1950s and 1960s (and, in one instance, the 1980s). ...
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Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Food Damian BlackAugust 13, 2017 Fruits are wonders of sweetness and seed that we have grown over millennia to feed ourselves. We tend to think that the various fruits we enjoy have been only slightly altered on the orchards of...
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