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yesterday at 15:31. Facebook
"Mdeka’s family rejected him because of his white skin – he was seen as a curse and spent his childhood living on the streets"
Mdekas family rejected him because of his white skin he was seen

The ‘silent killer’ of Africa’s albinos

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yesterday at 11:59. Facebook
On top of "Devil's Mountain", near Berlin, there's a former spy base with a fascinating history. Full video: [ Bbc.in Link ]
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04/25/2017 at 20:16. Facebook
Even introverts can embrace occasional extravert behaviour
Even introverts can embrace occasional extravert behaviour

The secret to living a meaningful life

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Andrew Ellis
Helena Spens Sellick
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04/25/2017 at 15:06. Facebook
"The idea that there is a link between milk and mucus production has persisted for centuries"
The idea that there is a link between milk and mucus production

Should you avoid dairy when you have a cold?

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David Bernard
Kay Edgecumbe
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04/25/2017 at 11:09. Facebook
We can expect coffee to become more of a luxury, with prices shooting up by around 25% by 2050
We can expect coffee to become more of a luxury with prices

Coffee in crisis: The bitter end of our favourite drink?

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Николай Орлов
Chris MacInnis
Jon Merz
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04/23/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Some companies are growing vegetables under artificial light in old warehouses and disused factories.
Some companies are growing vegetables under artificial light in old warehouses and

How vertical farming reinvents agriculture

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Jake Gillet
Marshall Jones
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04/23/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
There is increasing occurrence of sudden, unexpected changes in the world’s order.
There is increasing occurrence of sudden unexpected changes in the world’s order

How Western civilisation could collapse

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Margaret Unger
Albert James Teddy
Cristian Garabet
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04/23/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Nearly everyone in Miami has a story about flooding to share. The data backs them up.
Nearly everyone in Miami has a story about flooding to share The data backs them up

Miami’s fight against rising seas

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AL Gamboa
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04/23/2017 at 00:11. Facebook
The Uncharted Atlas is a collection of maps of imaginary lands. (via Atlas Obscura)
The Uncharted Atlas is a collection of maps of imaginary lands via Atlas Obscura

This Bot Generates a Fantasy World Every Hour

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Matías Sagredo Miranda
Andres Santana
Paul Bhinneka
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04/22/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
It could be our most precious resource.
It could be our most precious resource

Is the world running out of fresh water?

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Penny Van Der Lith
Dan Belisle
Adam Aryan
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04/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
An isolated population is likely to become more introverted and inward focused through the generations as bolder individuals are more likely to choose to emigrate.
An isolated population is likely to become more introverted and inward focused

Different nationalities really have different personalities

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Cristopher Chagolla Ramirez
Stephen Johnson
Claudio Narcizo
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04/22/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
For many people, the first and perhaps only glimpse they get of Stonehenge is from a traffic jam on the A303.
For many people the first and perhaps only glimpse they get of

The controversial plan to tunnel beneath Stonehenge

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Livvy McMahill
Perrion Hurd
Joshua del Valle
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04/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
It took less time, it could be argued, “to invent the airplane or the electronic computer" than it did to invent the zipper.
It took less time it could be argued to invent the airplane

The ingenious invention to better the button

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04/21/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
“When the explosion first occurred, we didn’t know what had happened. It wasn’t until I saw the oxygen escaping... that I realised we were in deep trouble.”
When the explosion first occurred we didnt know what had happened It

The unsung heroes who prevented the Apollo 13 disaster

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04/21/2017 at 10:53. Facebook
Fewer than half of Brits between the ages of 18 and 24 identify as being 100% heterosexual.
Fewer than half of Brits between the ages of 18 and 24 identify as being 100 heterosexual

The invention of ‘heterosexuality’

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Jason Hinchliffe
Edward Stechschulte
Marietta Kokka
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BBC Future
04/20/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
UK popcorn sales grew 169% between 2010 and 2015.
UK popcorn sales grew 169 between 2010 and 2015

How popcorn became a much-loved snack

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04/20/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Our thinking may have even been shaped by the kinds of crops our ancestors used to farm.
Our thinking may have even been shaped by the kinds of crops our ancestors used to farm

How East and West think in profoundly different ways

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04/20/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
The live pangolin is presented at the dinner table before the chef slits its throat in front of the guests — a guarantee of the meat’s freshness.
The live pangolin is presented at the dinner table before the chef

How to save the world’s most trafficked mammal

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Ng Chen Khee
Penny Hiltzman
Sheryl Tumai
In a long-term relationship, your own identity becomes increasingly intertwined with your partner’s.
In a longterm relationship your own identity becomes increasingly intertwined with your

How break-ups change your personality

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The government has taken steps to limit the availability of Airbnb rooms.
The government has taken steps to limit the availability of Airbnb rooms

The country that tourism has taken by surprise

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Jay Shah
Andrea Fraga
Bose Parijat