10 ‘Facts’ Everyone Knows…That Are Actually Myths

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At one point or another, your mother probably told you to put a hat on in the winter, since heat escapes through your head. You probably also believe that Mount Everest is the tallest mountain on Earth, and that if you touch a baby bird, its mother will abandon it forever. By a certain point, […]

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Evolution On Earth In 60 Seconds

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Long story short, we’re pretty new around here. Video available at: http://www.youtube.com/v/OIWde6OpVZU. BuzzFeedBlue / Via youtube.com Read more: http://www.buzzfeed.com/shanemadej/life-on-earth-in-60-seconds

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We See This Country As Oppressive, But You’ll Be Surprised At How It Used To Be

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We’ve been at war with Afghanistan for some time now, and we know all too well how oppressive its leadership can be, especially toward women. But did you know that the country wasn’t always that way? Unlike the U.S., Afghanistan’s treatment of women has taken a downward spiral since 1960s, but you’ll be really surprised […]

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Hundreds Of Indian Festival-Goers Waste No Time Making Way For An Ambulance

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This video filmed during the Indian festival of Ganesh Visarjan in the city of Pune shows the moment when thousands of people worked together to make sure an ambulance could navigate the crowded streets. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); Partygoers participating in the street festival came to a complete standstill as soon as they heard the […]

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