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11 Scary Books That Won’t Let You Sleep for Nights
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11 Scary Books That Won’t Let You Sleep for Nights

What are the scariest books ever written? Stephen King, Scott Smith, Shirley Jackson: these are the writers who can scare the hell out of you! You’ll probably agree that the scariest types of books are psychological horrors. The ones where fear is evoked from inexplicable mysteries and paranoia. You can’t sleep with the lights off […]
18 Riddles Only People with a PhD Can Solve
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18 Riddles Only People with a PhD Can Solve

In order to develop creative thinking, some psychologists advise solving different riddles and quizzes. Such exercises develop critical thinking, improve memory, and reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s. Bright Side prepared 18 riddles of varying complexity that will help you both train your brain and entertain yourself. You’ll have only 10 seconds after each puzzle to […]
11 Riddles Only Really Smart People Can Crack
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11 Riddles Only Really Smart People Can Crack

The last time many people tried to solve a riddle or a puzzle was back in school, and sometimes we all want to check our abilities. We all want to be observant and witty, right? However, in real life, we rarely get the chance to find out whether we truly possess these qualities or not. […]
9 Things You Do Wrong In the Morning
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9 Things You Do Wrong In the Morning

How to start your day right? What do we all do in the morning? Jump out of bed because we slept through our 5 alarms, watch some TV as the coffee’s brewing, grab a bagel, and run out the door. But some of the most common morning habits are actually really bad for you! For […]
Here’s Why You Should Never Date Your Soul Mate
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Here’s Why You Should Never Date Your Soul Mate

What’s your love story? You know, that story that has a place in your mind. Who is this person in your love story, and why does it matter? Well, there are soul mates and life partners, and they are 2 completely different things. Some people spend a lifetime searching for their soul mate without thinking […]
Why Titanic’s Tragic Sister Ships Sank
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Why Titanic’s Tragic Sister Ships Sank

The trio of ships saw journeys of triumph and tragedy. Everyone knows the story of the Titanic, but not many people know that the Titanic had 2 sister ships. Bad luck seemed to follow the trio of ships, but each one of them had glorious moments that live in the minds of those who sailed […]
19 Signs You’d Be Called a Witch in the Middle Ages
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19 Signs You’d Be Called a Witch in the Middle Ages

Who was thought to be a witch in the Middle Ages? If you’re an adult independent woman and don’t have any additional financial support, this would’ve qualified you as a witch several centuries ago. But it was considered a bad sign for both men and women to be too poor. Homeless people and beggars were […]
6 Eating Habits to Read People Like Open Books
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6 Eating Habits to Read People Like Open Books

Is there a person in your life you simply can’t crack? Just ask them out for a meal! According to experts, our food preferences, the way we eat, and how we behave during mealtime reveal a lot about our character. Our eating habits are highly instinctual and even if we try to fake them, the […]
Harvey Milk’s radical vision of equality – Lillian Faderman
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Harvey Milk’s radical vision of equality – Lillian Faderman

Learn about the life and tragic death of gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk, California’s first openly gay public official. — By 1973, Harvey Milk had already been many things: naval officer, high school teacher, bit-part actor and wandering hippie. Starting fresh in San Francisco, his belief in a more personal approach to local government led […]
Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? – Pedro Brugarolas
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Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? – Pedro Brugarolas

Investigate the science behind how doctors use radioactive drugs and PET scans to detect and diagnose diseases like Alzheimer’s and cancer. — Is there a way to detect diseases like cancer and Alzheimer’s before they advance too far? Doctors are using injected radioactive drugs that circulate through the body and act as a beacon for […]