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Mysteries of life: bees

This is a wow, from 538 Significant Digits: The number 0 Bees understand nothing. That is, they understand the concept of the number zero, a concept it typically takes human children years to grasp and for which even the ancient … Continue reading

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Mysteries of life: a man disappeared and…

…my big curiosity is why. From 538 Significant Digits: 35 years In 1983, a U.S. Air Force captain with top secret security clearance disappeared. Some thought he’d been abducted and others that he’d defected to the Soviets. He became the … Continue reading

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Why did people vote for Trump? They’re scared

From 538 Significant Digits: 90 percent Natural disasters are not equal opportunity calamities. A Small Business Administration analysis found that about 90 percent of the country’s damage costs from natural disasters happen in ZIP codes with less than 20 percent … Continue reading

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