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Dr.Jonas Salk, the man who came up with the cure for polio, didn’t patent the drug. This made the drug more affordable to the general public, and he lost out an an estimated $7 billion dollars for himself.
In the 1950s, the US government placed beer next to an atomic bomb blast to determine if it was still drinkable. The result: in the event of a nuclear war, beer is safe to drink!
One ragweed plant can release as many as one billion grains of pollen!
There is a surgical implant being developed that will give you an orgasm at the touch of a button.
Nuclear power prevented an average of over 1.8 million deaths between 1971-2009 as a result of lower air pollution from reduced coal usage according to NASA.
Hot water can freeze faster than cold water.
Aluminum used to be more valuable than gold!
Nearly 50% of the world's scientists are assigned to military projects.