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Here’s The Number One Reason People Die Early in Your Country

Expect thousands of people to die today. Why, though? Why do people really die each day of the week? Interestingly, the answer to that varies as you move from one region of the world to another. Many researchers around the globe joined hands to prepare... 

Watch What Happens To Your Bags After You Check It At The Airport

Ever wondered what happens to your checked bags at the airport? Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport captured a rather hypnotizing footage with the assistance of Thrillist of late. The video has been taken with the help of a 360-degree snapper that was strapped... 

Chinese Woman Swallowed Alive By Escalator, But Saves Toddler Son

Escalators may be a really effective way of getting you up the stairs. However, they can prove to be deadly if you are not careful during the climb. It certainly proved to be hazardous for a Chinese mother who died an instant death after falling through... 

Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much? Science Reveals All

The general notion about paper cuts is that they hurt more because people normally get them on their fingertips. Fact is that the hands have a lot more nerve fibres per square millimeter compared to the other parts of the human body. That explains why... 

New Blood Test Predicts Breast Cancer Five Years Before It Develops

Modern medicine has given us a life we could never have imagined. The average person lives to be 75, smallpox has been eradicated, polio, malaria, typhoid and bird flue all have vaccines that can prevent them and viruses that could kill you a hundred... 

Ever Wondered Where The Word OK Came From and What Does It Mean?

It is almost customary for us to say ‘Ok’ during our conversations with one another. Be it a text chat between friends discussing the next gathering or a response to an order by the boss, ‘Ok’ comes up quite often. The million dollar question... 

Ask Siri ‘What Is Zero Divided By Zero’ And She Will Brutally Destroy You

People often try to trick Siri by asking the poor thing questions that may be regarded complex by some standards. It seems like Siri has had enough of these efforts to get the better of her intelligence. Someone dared to ask Siri what the answer to zero... 

Here Are The World’s Most Spoken Languages And Places Where They’re Spoken

It is quite fascinating to know there are languages that are so widely spoken throughout the world. What is even more intriguing is the fact that graphics director at South China Morning Post, Alberto Lucas Lopez, was able to carefully illustrate these... 

Your Swimming Pool Red-eye Is NOT From Chlorine, It’s From Urine

In the modern day, redeye is the new deal; it is an irritating feeling one gets in the middle of and after swimming in a pool. People have believed for a long time that this is the result of chlorine being present in the swimming pool. A lot of us begin... 

This Is What You Get When You Pour Tons of Concrete In An Abandoned Ant Hill, For Science

We often quote the example of ants when we discuss characteristics such as building and teamwork. These creepy crawlies are capable of building massive ant hills comprising a wide network of routes. A group of scientists took keen interest in studying...