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15 Favourite Facts that are False

Relax: it turns out we don't swallow eight spiders a year in our sleep after all.

Anders Wenngren

1. Bagpipes Are Scottish
Sorry, Braveheart fans, they were prevalent in the Middle East centuries before Western Europe.

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2. Your Hair and Nails Keep Growing After Death
2. Your Hair and Nails Keep Growing After Death
Anders Wenngren

Skin dries and recedes after death, making hair and nails appear longer.



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7 simple earth-friendly habits you can adopt today

7 simple earth-friendly habits you can adopt today

It’s now easier than ever to be kinder to the environment
Are we natural-born racists?

Are we natural-born racists?

A simple test revealed the writer’s ingrained prejudice. Equally simple psychology can help all of us to remove it.
The Red Tool Box

The Red Tool Box

United by a common desire to create, two art students form a special friendship for life.

Gangster wrap: Life on The Rock with Al Capone

Gangster wrap: Life on The Rock with Al Capone

Originally published in 1938, this is the account of one of the prisoners at the infamous Alcatraz prison, who just happened to be an inmate at the same time as Al Capone
Why Seniors are rushing to Land Lease Communities

Why seniors are rushing to Land Lease Communities

If you are thinking about moving into a Land Lease community, it is important that you are well informed as to how the financial arrangements work, particularly when compared with other types of retirement communities, such as traditional retirement villages.


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