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What fruits and vegetables looked like before we domesticated them

Fruits and veggies used to look a lot different. Domestication has led to a lot of changes.<p>Wild carrots were likely cultivated around the 10th century. They were purple or white, very thin, with a very distinct, powerful flavor. Modern carrots are orange, thicker, brighter, and crunchy.<p>Wild …

Trump’s old tweets are becoming a minefield of hypocrisy

Over the last two weeks, President Trump has attacked Syria without congressional approval, ratcheted up the use of force in Afghanistan with a huge bomb, and moved to reverse the Obama administration's policy of releasing White House visitor logs.<p>Each of these actions runs completely counter to …

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The Real History of St. Patrick’s Day

When you think of St. Patrick’s Day, you probably think of green beer, shot glass necklaces that say “Kiss Me I’m Irish,” and everybody talking about …

WATCH: This incredible Disney video finally confirms that all Pixar films are set in the same universe

<b>Disney has confirmed that all their Pixar films take place in the same universe via an amazing new ‘Easter eggs’ video.</b><p>The studio’s animated feature …

I want to hear NASA's Golden Record so badly I'll even give money to a Kickstarter

A record about Earth for alien civilizations<p>Call it Human Civilization 101 — a record that contains sounds, music, and images from Earth to teach extraterrestrials everything they needed to know about us. That’s NASA’s Golden Record, a precious album that was printed onto gold-plated copper disks …

NASA's Juno space probe is now orbiting Jupiter! Here are 10 facts about the planet that will blow your mind

NASA's Juno probe successfully went into orbit around Jupiter July 4, and we'll get to see incredible close-up images of the planet just like with Pluto's flyby last year.<p>Jupiter is the biggest planet in the solar system, and its size gives it some pretty amazing properties.<p>Here are 10 crazy facts …

10 Delicious Ways to Increase Your Fiber Intake to Lose Weight More Easily

Everyone is looking to lose weight these days, but most people miss the one key to just how easy it really is: eating more fiber! While you need …

This Guy Got Invited To A Movie Premiere Because He Looks Just Like Adam Sandler

"It's been awesome for him to know I exist."<p>He told BuzzFeed News that people tell him he even acts like the <i>Billy Madison</i> and <i>Happy Gilmore</i> actor.<p>"I thought this is weird," said Kessler. "Someone is probably dubbing the script."<p>"The name of Adam Sandler's character in his new movie, <i>The Do-Over</i>, is …

Why You Are Still Alive: The Immune System Explained In A Cartoon

Despite its ominous title, the immune system primer "Why You Are Still Alive" takes a friendly tone in describing how an army of cells mobilizes when a rusty nail cuts the skin.<p>"Isn't this complexity just awesome?" the narrator marvels. Kurzgesagt's animated basics won't make you an expert, but …