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5 Biggest Dinosaur Fossil Hoaxes Ever

Fossils are a record of an age now long gone. Most of us think of dinosaur bones that have turned to stone over the years, but the word “fossil” can also apply to other remains, like footprints or DNA preserved...

Difference Between Spam and Malware

The technical terms that describe any kind of malicious attack can be confusing for average people to differentiate. Malware, virus, or spam, just to name a few, are a few kinds of malicious programs that have different functionalities but the...

Why Did The Mammals of The Ice Age Die Off?

Ever since we started finding their fossils in the ground, humans have been fascinated by the strange and interesting-looking animals of the past. We now know that humans coexisted with several large, hairy animals, well-adapted to the cold weather of...

5 Most Obscure Facts About Living in the 1800’s

The 1800s, also known as the 19th Century, is probably most well known today as the birth of heavy industry and, reacting to that, the Labor movement calling for better working conditions. But what are some weird things you probably...

The Difference Between A Narwhal and Beluga

Beluga whales and narwhals are the only two living species in their family. Their neck bones are not fused or joined together, giving them the ability to turn their head without turning their entire body. Neither species has a dorsal...

Rarest Bone China Found in China

What’s the difference between porcelain, china, and bone china? It’s largely in how they are made; this article has a lot of interesting details, but the basic idea is that porcelain is very functional, china is a special kind of...

The Difference Between Gold and Pyrite

Whether you’re a pirate, a prospector, or pretty much anyone else, you’d probably love to get your hands on some gold. However, you may have heard of a common pitfall — accidentally uncovering “fool’s gold”, instead. What’s the difference, anyway?...

5 Coolest Dragons Ever Found in Science Fiction

Anytime dragons are mentioned, the first names that come to mind are Smaug in The Hobbit, the Dragon in Merlin and, of course, Daenerys and her legendary dragon babies from Game of Thrones, among others. When it comes to dragons,...