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Napping After Learning
Taking a nap after learning something can help your retention of it.
Sectoral heterochromia is an eye condition where one part of the iris appears different to the rest. It's generally a result of excessive pigment.
Why is Facebook Blue?
Facebook is blue because Mark Zuckerberg is color-blind and best sees the shade of blue.
School Janitors in Japan
Most Japanese schools don't have dedicated janitors. Instead, children do the daily cleaning, which originated from the Buddhist traditions that associate cleaning with morality.
Hemlock Water Dropwort
There is a poisonous plant that leaves the victim with a smile on their face at the time of death.
Penguin Poop Seen From Space
Researchers find new emperor penguin colonies by looking for their poop from a satellite in space.
Research has found that you're more likely to have a creative epiphany when you're doing something monotonous, like fishing, exercising, or showering.
The Reason Dogs Turn in Circles
Dogs turn in circles before lying down because in the wild this turns long grass into a bed.