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Pirates did wear patches, but not because they were all missing an eye.

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According to E. Bruce Goldstein's Sensation and Perception, pirates would patch one eye so it was always adjusted for the darkness to help their eyes adjust more quickly between the bright ship deck and the dark belowdecks.

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Niagara Falls Is Still Young

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The first time the word "passport" appears in the Bible?

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Stomach cancer was No. 1 in the 1940s, now it’s No. 8

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The Indo-European language Hindi

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A few conspiracy ideas have proven to be correct.

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The World's Biggest Soufflé was devoured in under ten minutes.

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Angkor's ancient ruins are far larger than you believe.

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Sachin Tendulkar also Assisted as a ball boy

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Did you Know? Dr. Sesus wrote "Green Eggs and Ham" after his editor dared him to write a book using fewer than 50 words.

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From minor trickling to potentially fatal bleeding, stomach ulcers can bleed.

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Did you Know? Glass gem corn exists!

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The centipede's incorrect name

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In the 1970s, Hot Pockets were created.

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The facial pits of rattlesnakes may detect heat.

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Do you know the location of Genghis Khan's grave?

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Did you Know? The notes of Marie Curie are still radioactive.

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Cambodia's flag is the only one in the world with a structure on it.

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The biological cycling of nutrients in the Southern Ocean is significantly influenced by krill.

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Budapest has a hidden underground world.

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Ulcers are not caused by stress.

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Love of crochet will inevitably result in an uncontrollable compulsion to buying yarn.

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The term "soufflé" is the past participle of the French verb "souffler."

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Norway's In the summer, the sun never sets.

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FRIENDS was orginally called as INSOMNIA CAFE and have a different plot too.