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TIL the “Made in [Country]” mark was first established by the UK in 1887 in order to ...
TIL the “Made in [Country]” mark was first established by the UK in 1887 in order to denounce foreign goods (mostly made in Germany) and encourage consumption of domestic goods. The plan backfired and consumers specifically bought products ...
TIL that even under a worst-case scenario, no Rubik’s Cube is farther than 20 moves from b ...
TIL that even under a worst-case scenario, no Rubik’s Cube is farther than 20 moves from being solved.
If atoms are mostly empty space, why do objects look and feel solid? | IFLScience
If atoms are mostly empty space, why do objects look and feel solid? | IFLScience
Watch What Happens When This Guy Throws Liquid Nitrogen Into His Own Face!
Watch What Happens When This Guy Throws Liquid Nitrogen Into His Own Face!
TIL a Shaggy Defense is the name given to a legal strategy in which the defendant flatly denies  ...
TIL a Shaggy Defense is the name given to a legal strategy in which the defendant flatly denies guilt in the face of overwhelming evidence against them.
TIL investigators found a skeleton on an island with evidence that suggests it to be Amelia Earh ...
TIL investigators found a skeleton on an island with evidence that suggests it to be Amelia Earhart, she didn’t die in a crash. She landed, survived, lived, and died on that island.
Ulfberht Viking Sword – MAN AT ARMS:REFORGED – YouTube
Ulfberht Viking Sword – MAN AT ARMS:REFORGED – YouTube
Crazy Lake Experiment – YouTube
Crazy Lake Experiment – YouTube
TIL that when our ancestors started walking upright on two legs, our skeleton configuration chan ...
TIL that when our ancestors started walking upright on two legs, our skeleton configuration changed affecting our pelvis and making our hips narrower, and that’s why childbirth is more painful and longer for us than it is to other mammals.
Doctors Created Vibrators After Growing Tired of Masturbating ‘Hysterical’ Women | B ...
Doctors Created Vibrators After Growing Tired of Masturbating ‘Hysterical’ Women | Broadly
People Can Be Convinced They Committed a Crime That Never Happened – Association for Psychologic ...
People Can Be Convinced They Committed a Crime That Never Happened – Association for Psychological Science
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People Eat It Yet Have No Idea What It Looks Like Before It’s Proccessed
People Eat It Yet Have No Idea What It Looks Like Before It’s Proccessed
How Nozzles Work – YouTube
How Nozzles Work – YouTube
Samhain (Samain) – The Celtic roots of Halloween
Samhain (Samain) – The Celtic roots of Halloween
Where Do the Calendar Months Get Their Names? – YouTube
Where Do the Calendar Months Get Their Names? – YouTube
TIL of the first person to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge – a professional high diver who wa ...
TIL of the first person to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge – a professional high diver who wanted to ‘demonstrate that people did not die by simply falling through the air’. He proved himself correct after falling, safely, 135 feet thro ...
TIL The film Memento is lauded by medical experts for its accurate portrayal of anterograde amne ...
TIL The film Memento is lauded by medical experts for its accurate portrayal of anterograde amnesia and is considered “close to a perfect exploration of the neurobiology of memory”
TIL That the left most pillar of the famous Pillars of Creation, is actually 4 Light Years tall. ...
TIL That the left most pillar of the famous Pillars of Creation, is actually 4 Light Years tall. That is equal to roughly 37,844,000,000,000 Kilometers.
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