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Does hot water freeze faster?
Science
One common factoid claims that hot water will freeze faster than cold water. Is there any truth to the claim? Does hot water freeze faster than cold water? ...
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Deepest lake in the world
Fun Facts
Lakes typically aren't thought of as deep and many would incorrectly assume that one of the Great Lakes holds the spot for the deepest - after all, they were carved out by glaciers during the last ice age. So then, what is the deepest lake in the world? ...
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What causes motion sickness?
Fun Facts
Also known as getting seasick, airsick or carsick, many of us get extremely ill when using these different forms of transportation. But what's the science behind it? Why does being on the water or flying in an airplane cause us to get physically sick? ...
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Pruned wrinkled fingers
Health
When exposed to water for an extended period of time, our toes and fingers will wrinkle or 'prune' up. A short while out of the water and they're back to normal again. Today we're going to explore why this happens. ...
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Do Salt and Fresh Water drown you in different ways?
Weird
One would think there would be no difference. As morbid as it is however, there is a difference. Saltwater and fresh water drown you differently. ...
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Shower Curtain Effect
Science
Ever wonder why shower curtains blow inward when taking a nice hot shower? So do scientists. It's called the shower curtain effect. ...
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Niagara Falls turned off
Fun Facts
In 1969, Engineers needed to conduct a geological survey of the falls. So they did what anyone would do. The shut Niagara Falls off. ...
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