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For yeti researchers, the Cold War increased the stakes.

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In 1958, organized searches for yetis were launched by both American and Soviet teams. Cryptozoologist Gerald Russell, who headed up the American effort, claimed that "the yeti race is now an international one."

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Each fruit has a cluster of two to eight pods, each of which can be divided into two to five segments.

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What contributed to Gengis Khan's demise?

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The Khajuraho temple complex is split into three sections: Western, Eastern, and Southern.

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The Vatican is the Wine Capital.

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Massive Kidney Grilles of BMW Aren't a New Thing.

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Conspiracy theories are not more prevalent today than they were previously.

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The first known tree was a leafless, fern-like plant from New York.

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The oldest cat in the world was 38 years old!


The Meaning of "Ashwagandha"

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Did you Know? Charles Dickens was little bit of eccentric.

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Mango grafting also benefited from Mughal patronage.

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There are several varieties of crust.

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Assassin's Creed’s back story stretches more than 2,500 years

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Asterism Not Considered True Constellation

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Budapest is home to the continent's oldest metro line.


Is it possible to catch freshwater flatfish?


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Dr. Wayne Coates rediscovered chia in the 1990s.