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The Heartbreaking Separation of Seconds-Old Chimp and Its Mom as Male Chimp Snatched it!

No! My baby! The expectant mother, who finally gave birth to her child, had been taken away its chance to spend time with her baby. Just within sec...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-26 03:33 0

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The Disturbing Fate of Horses Bred to Look Like Cartoon

An alarming trend that vets warn to soon harm horses. Fast and beautiful in their own way but still not enough for some. So, what about we do some...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-26 00:33 0

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Pufferfish for Dummies: Here's How and Why They Inflate

Spoiler: they're not sucking in air for Christ's sake! Pufferfishes inflate themselves when they sense danger. They do it to defend themselves for...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-24 12:33 0

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A Huge Hole Has Opened Up in Antartica--What's Going On?

Still figuring it out, folks. A gigantic, mysterious has opened up in Antarctica's Weddell Sea, a "quite remarkable" phenomenon according to atmosphe...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-24 09:33 0

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Versatile Stem Cell Used to Understand the Causes of Miscarriages

About 15 to 20 percent of pregnancies fail in the US, ending up to miscarriages. And when no specific cause was know, this is usually blamed to gene...

LEARN

Published: 2017-10-24 06:33 0

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"Asleep" Human Heart Kept in a Box is Still Alive!

Yes, organs may now be able to survive outside the body! New technology may bring an end to deaths due to "stuck-in-waiting-list" system on heart t...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-24 03:33 0

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No Rape for These Dolphins: Females Can Fend Off Unwanted Males with Their Powerful Vaginas!

Female empowerment! Sex is part of life--people do it mostly either to procreate or just have fun. However,  while today's dating scene is dif...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-24 00:33 0

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Hippo Killers: Lifeless, Upturned Creatures Spotted Due to Suspected 'Anthrax Outbreak'

Anthrax is a type of infection caused by the spores of the bacterium Bacillus anthracis. It is a common disease of livestock and, occasionally, of hum...

LEARN

Published: 2017-10-23 21:33 0

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Keep Calm and Trust Apple: iPhone 8 Batteries are Swelling!

For those who have just recently bought or is planning to buy Apple's new iPhone 8 Plus, watch out! Since its release on September 22 this year, at...

WTF

Published: 2017-10-23 00:33 0

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Music Tutorial of Another Kind: The Mario Theme Song Played on 4 Calculators!

Now for your dose of good internet...

LAUGHWTF

Published: 2017-10-22 21:33 0

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The Dangers of Tattoo: A Cancer-Like Reaction was Seen in a Woman's Lymph Nodes

Warning: gross picture ahead. All tattoos come with great risks. Yes, they may be cool to look at, but it could lead to complications if not done p...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-22 12:33 0

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The Effectiveness of Placebo and Nocebo: An Experiment

Who knew that value information about a drug can strongly affect its effects?  A new study just found that side effects of an expensive-looking d...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-22 09:33 0

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Here's Why Ancient Humans Decided to Move Out of Africa

It has been widely agreed that modern humans first evolved in Africa and have just migrated out around 65,000 to 55,000 years ago. It was even sugge...

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Published: 2017-10-22 06:33 0

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Even the Color of Albatross Wings Actually Helps Them Fly Better

You now know what to do, drone designers! Aerospace engineer Abdessattar Abdelkefi and his team at New Mexico State University was trying to devise b...

LEARN

Published: 2017-10-22 03:33 0

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We Might Not Need Air Conditioner Soon with this New Light-filtering Paint

Sun's out? Not a problem. Say goodbye to your high-cost air conditioner for here's our favorite star to take over. Can you imagine not having the nee...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-22 00:33 0

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The Rise of Evaporating Water as A Efficient Source of Renewable Energy

Move aside, wind and solar. It has been taught since grade school how vast amounts of water evaporate with the help of the sun. But little did we k...

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Published: 2017-10-21 21:33 0

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"Self-Aware" Japanese Snake Eats Poisonous Prey for Defense

Hmm, tassssssty toxinssssss. When thinking about snakes, one might first imagine its life-threatening and pain-inducing bites. Known to be extremely...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-10 06:21 0

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Rats and the City: The Urbanization of Mice's Genes and Appetite

Ratatouille gone wrong. A world full of this “Pizza Rat” in the video below? No. Way. Not my pizza! But unfortunately, this is a pos...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-10 07:21 0

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Oh Dear! Your Honey May Have Been Contaminated by Pesticides!

Thanks to some good traveller friends, researchers were able to accumulate and sample 198 different honeys from every continent except Antarctica fo...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-10 10:21 0

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Nineteen New Species of Gecko Found in Just One Small Area

What do you call a gecko with great patterns? A rad-tile. Asked to explore an area in Myanmar by the charity Fauna & Flora International, Lee G...

LEARN

Published: 2017-10-10 13:21 0

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The Weird But Lovely Friendship of a Rescued Tortoise and Pet Dog!

So there's Cricket and Larry; one's shielded, the other's furry! Can you guess who's who? This all started when Christine Hill went to an education...

LAUGHWTF

Published: 2017-10-10 22:21 0

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One of the Great Lakes is Now Covered with Green Algae and It's Not Looking Good

Literally and figuratively... Lake Erie is the fourth largest lake (by surface area) of the five Great Lakes in North America. It is surrounded by...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-11 01:21 0

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"Personal Space Robot": Social Anxious People's Dream Come True?

ONE! PERSONAL SPACE! TWO! PERSONAL SPACE! THREE! YOU GET THAT RIGHT, PERSONAL SPACE! Has it ever occurred to you during a party how perfect the eve...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-11 02:21 0

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Can We Truly Live Very Long And Prosper?

The longest human lifespan ever recorded was of Jeanne Calment from Arles, France. She has lived for 122 years and 164 days before bidding her last go...

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Published: 2017-10-11 05:21 0

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Goodbye Parties? Sad Truth on Hangovers and Getting Older

Yes, that pain intensifies with age. And your liver's just one of the culprits. Ohhh, bad headache? Did you have too much fun last night? Too much...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-10-11 06:21 0

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Scientists Went to Next-Level Fish Gazing to Know about Guppies' Personalities

Why is that fish afraid of tomorrow? Because it's Fry-day! It was previously suggested that Trinidadian guppies have a “simple spectrum&rdquo...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-11 09:21 0

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Whistle While You Work: Fishermen's Dolphin Helpers Have Their Own Accent!

I don't what's more incredible--the fact that they truly help people catch another sea creature or that they've managed to have a unique accent to set...

LEARN

Published: 2017-10-11 10:21 0

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Cool Fishnados are at it Again in Mexico's Coastal City

It's raining cats and dogs? Implausible! More like it's raining fishes! (And no, sharknados aren't real--it's a slightly different thing.) Touchdown,...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-11 11:21 0

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Our Plastics are Hunting Us Again--They're Now Invading Our Dear Fishes' Brains!

I just can't stress enough how fvcked we are. Well, let me go straight to the point: the tiny plastic particles called “nanoplastics” may...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-10-11 12:21 0

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Hitching Rides, The Japanese Marine Animals' Way: Straight to US!

An epic 7000-kilometre trip across the Pacific Ocean. Travel goals! If you can remember the massive Tohoku earthquake and tsunami of 2011, well, yo...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-10-11 13:21 0

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