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71 Space Facts That’ll Blow Your Mind

Space, the Final Frontier - a well-known statement for all Star Trek fans but even if you have watched all episodes of...

20 Facts About Nikola Tesla That Will Give You Shock Waves!

You have probably heard a lot of facts about Nikola Tesla like he was one of the pioneers of electromagnetic induction, the...

Superfetation: The pregnancy during pregnancy

There is a low probability that women can become pregnant a second time during pregnancy. This so-called phenomenon of “superfetation” is highly unlikely, but nevertheless possible. The last known case of a woman who was pregnant twice at the same time occurred in 2009.

The unbelievable life of Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson, an African American born in 1918, was an incredible mathematician. Due to her special abilities, she attended high school at the age of ten and completed her studies when she was only 18. When she later worked for NASA, her talent for math was soon recognized and it became her job to verify the accuracy of computer-calculated orbits for planets.

Benford’s Law: The unbelievable first-digit law

If you take the measure of anything, such as the height of a mountain, the length of a river or the price of a company’s share, then the probability that this number begins with a one is about 30 percent. The probability of this number beginning with a nine, on the other hand, is only five percent. This phenomenon is known as “Benford’s Law” and has frequently been used to disprove fake statistics.

Ron Wayne: The Third and Unknown Founder of Apple

Aside from Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, there was a third founder of Apple: Ron Wayne. However, he sold his shares in 1976 for 800 dollars.

The Iberian Ibex: The Only Species To Have Gone Extinct Twice

The Iberian ibex was a species living in Spain. Unfortunately, by 2000, only one of its kind was left – a goat...

Typhoid Mary: How a woman killed 3 people without knowing

In the early 20th century the Irish woman Mary Mallon, known as “Typhoid Mary”, became infected with typhoid fever and became the first person in the US to be infected with the bacterium, but not to fall ill with it. Due to her ignorance, she infected more than 100 people with the deadly disease and caused the death of several friends and acquaintances.

250 Science Facts You Need to Know

We have 250 crazy science facts for you that will totally blow your mind. Try to impress your friends with these facts...

The Worlds First Head Transplantation is Becoming Reality

Young Valery Spiridonov – only 30 years old in 2015 – suffers from the rare disease of muscular atrophy, which leads to...

A Monkey that’s moving a wheelchair only through its thoughts

The scientific magazine Scientific Reports published an article in March 2016, describing how monkeys had learned to control a wheelchair using...

SMS-lifesavers: How Stockholm fights death

If a person goes into cardiac arrest, it means that the heart stops beating. The blood circulation comes to a standstill, and the...

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