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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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What to do if your data has been hacked

What to do if your data has been hacked

If you’ve been the victim of a data breach, take these 5 steps immediately!
 Maria produces YouTube videos that induce Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR), a tingling sensation. She is the most viewed and subscribed 'ASMRtist' on YouTube.

The sensory video craze sweeping YouTube: A guide to ASMR

If your brain "tingles" while watching videos of someone eating a pickle, carving soap, whispering softly, brushing their hair, tapping their fingernails, and so on, you may be experiencing Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR).
Road Rage

Road Rage

Everyone has experienced road rage. But why is so little being done about it?
The Real Drama of CSI

Crime scene criminals: When fraudsters work forensics

US crime shows are hits on TV; but in real life, American forensics is riddled with flaws and fraud

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