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50 WTF Science Facts That'll Make Your Head Spin

These kinds of fact-packed, allegedly scientifically-sound lists never fail to trigger waves of anxiety. The sentiment, 'ignorance is bliss' comes to mind right off the bat. Just goes to show we live in a world of sheer unpredictability, and that wildly unexpected, life-changing moments of pure chaos can envelop your life at the drop of a damn hat. 

50 weird and unsettling science facts that'll make your head spin in confusion.
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New Study Indicates The Simpsons Correctly Predicted Dolphins Could've Been Our Overlords

Suzanne Shultz, an evolutionary biologist over at the University of Manchester is the author of a recent study that says dolphins' social behavior is an aquatic version of human society. BUT, she goes on to write at one point that dolphins won't ever overtake humans, due to their lack of hands. 

New study claims that dolphins not having hands has been keeping them tied down in evolution.
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26 Hilarious Fieldwork FAILs From Experiments Gone Wrong

Everything doesn't always go well in the world of scientific fieldwork, which leads to these hilarious FAILs!

Hilarious Fieldwork FAILs From Experiments Gone Wrong
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We Can Stop Doing Science Now Because They're Running Cheese Through a 3D Printer

The seemingly endless pursuit of studying the natural world in hopes of understanding the world in a more meaningful way has come to an end. Irish researches have poured cheese into a 3D printer to make cool shapes, and, well, what's really the point anymore. 

At the University College, Cork in Ireland, scientists have poured processed cheese into a 3D printer, so they could make cool designs with it or something. Honestly, I have no idea what the purpose of this experiment was or whether it was successful, but there are now gifs like this:

Why does this exist? I'm not sure, and people on Twitter don't really get it either. 

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