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That Time a Guy Tried to Build a Utopia for Mice and it all Went to Hell
 
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Check out Brilliant: http://brilliant.org/todayifoundout If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut This video is sponsored by Brilliant. →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: The Badass Story of the First Helicopter Pilot to Receive the Medal of Honor https://youtu.be/HrWmJuaLW4I In this video: In 1968, an expert on animal behaviour and population control called John B. Calhoun built what was essentially a utopia for mice that was purpose built to satisfy their every need. Despite going out of his way to ensure the inhabitants of his perfect mouse society never wanted for anything, within 2 years virtually the entire population was dead. So what happened? Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/12/that-time-a-guy-tried-to-build-a-utopia-for-mice-and-it-all-went-to-hell/ Sources: https://eprints.lse.ac.uk/22514/1/2308Ramadams.pdf https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1644264/pdf/procrsmed00338-0007.pdf https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1644264/ https://circulatingnow.nlm.nih.gov/2018/01/11/the-falls-of-1972-john-b-calhoun-and-urban-pessimism/ https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=qlm3AAAAIAAJ&q=John+B.+Calhoun+the+beautiful+ones&dq=John+B.+Calhoun+the+beautiful+ones&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjFhPXjjIjRAhVMMlAKHbcNDc4Q6AEIJTAC http://www.cabinetmagazine.org/issues/42/wiles.php http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-mouse-utopias-1960s-led-grim-predictions-humans-180954423/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_B._Calhoun
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What is the Difference Between Bees, Wasps, and Hornets?
 
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Check out my other channel TopTenz! https://www.youtube.com/user/toptenznet →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: A Giant African Elephant and the Truth About "Jumbo" https://youtu.be/WJg6gpHU9l4?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2yEk58fgohft2Z1nhcmwis In this video: There are many similarities and differences between our little wing-whipping friends. For starters, all can sting you. That said, you may derive some solace in the fact that when certain of them sting humans, they die- not so when they sting many other animals. The barbed stingers on honey bees particularly end up getting lodged in our soft flesh, ripping out their backsides when they try and get away after stinging you. When they sting most animals, this doesn’t happen. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/04/differences-bees-wasps-hornets/ Sources: http://mentalfloss.com/article/19686/bees-vs-hornets-vs-wasps-whats-difference http://science.howstuffworks.com/zoology/insects-arachnids/bee-vs-wasp.htm http://www.colostate.edu/Depts/CoopExt/4DMG/Pests/whatis.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Characteristics_of_common_wasps_and_bees http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/insects/find/wasp-and-bee-control/ http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/bugs/honeybee/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bumblebee http://www.ipm.iastate.edu/ipm/iiin/bbumbleb.html http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/bugs/wasp/?rptregcta=reg_free_np&rptregcampaign=20131016_rw_membership_r1p_us_se_w# http://www.msue.msu.edu/objects/content_revision/download.cfm/revision_id.498918/workspace_id.-4/01500554.html http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/nature/drunk-wasps-may-attack-us-warns-red-cross-8798272.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hornet http://www.vice.com/read/were-all-going-to-be-killed-by-giant-hornets http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asian_giant_hornet http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Honeybee_thermal_defence01.jpg
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That Time When you Could Save Yourself From Being Executed by Beating the Executioner in a Foot Race
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Last Public Hanging in the United States https://youtu.be/q_gkurTsCdg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k The Story Behind the Famous Saigon Execution Photo https://youtu.be/kjMW6xoJAZ0?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k In this video: Like many historical nations, the Ottoman Empire was no stranger to doling out deadly justice to criminals and those the rulers disliked. Unlike most, for several decades, starting sometime in the late 18th century, they did offer some of the condemned a chance to avoid being executed. How? They simply had to beat the palace’ head gardener in what amounted to about a 300 metre dash. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/02/time-history-save-executed-beating-executioner-race/ Sources: https://books.google.com/books?id=piXqsiQ4h1QC&pg=PA25&lpg=PA25&dq=bostanc%C4%B1+basha&source=bl&ots=D_EzTz75-9&sig=NzmTU7qYhwrq-ix223M7zTcOjM0&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiCyeDv6OfKAhUP92MKHYLeADkQ6AEIMzAE#v=onepage&q=bostanc%C4%B1%20basha&f=false http://www.todayszaman.com/national_forgotten-lives-of-ottoman-executioners_348009.html https://books.google.com.ph/books?id=81YLQOY_rZkC&pg=PA239&dq=souflikar+ottoman&hl=en&sa=X&ei=V3DjVNuzDoaHyATUoIHwAg&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=souflikar%20ottoman&f=false http://lostislamichistory.com/non-muslim-rights-in-the-ottoman-empire/ https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=7FQRrbUMojcC&pg=PA48&dq=ottoman+empire+execution&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwja65uA58fKAhVF6xQKHc65D0UQ6AEITzAI#v=onepage&q=ottoman%20empire%20execution&f=false http://podcast.iu.edu/Portal/PodcastPage.aspx?podid=62227ccf-8b85-404d-b21d-9ebbaf0c6a0c http://lostislamichistory.com/jerusalem-and-umar-ibn-al-khattab/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharbat https://books.google.com.ph/books?id=6q7neky8NxAC&pg=PA157&dq=souflikar+ottoman&hl=en&sa=X&ei=7PwTU87RIceWiAfS7YFA&ved=0CCkQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q&f=false https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ottoman_Court_positions https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osman_II Image Credit: IMAGE CREDIT LINKS GO HERE (vii) Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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What Really Happens When Someone Enters the Witness Protection Program?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Why a Bakers Dozen is 13 Instead of 12 https://youtu.be/UPDV0POS5d0?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k Why Vampires Can't Exist... and 9 Other Amazing Facts https://youtu.be/cDlat4Pdd4U?list=PLR0XuDegDqP1IHZBUZvKkPwkTr6Gr0OBO In this video: Membership in the witness protection program is typically for life, and usually begins with a visit from U.S. marshals, whether anticipated or not. While many of the witnesses and their family members have time to make the decision and prepare for their new lives, others are forced to choose rather quickly. Even occasionally having to leave within moments of the marshals arriving. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/03/really-happens-someone-enters-witness-protection-program/ Sources: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/things-goodfellas-henry-hill/story?id=16557945#1 http://www.nytimes.com/1993/07/02/obituaries/aladena-fratianno-mobster-informer-79.html http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/billings-woman-tells-of-trouble-with-federal-witness-protection-program/article_e634a7fe-df2d-11df-9af7-001cc4c002e0.html http://www.biography.com/people/henry-hill-9542499#life-in-the-mafia http://www.cnn.com/2013/02/16/justice/witness-protection-program/ http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1987-08-28/news/8703050337_1_fratianno-informant-witness-protection-program http://www.usmarshals.gov/duties/factsheets/witsec.pdf http://priceonomics.com/what-happens-when-you-enter-the-witness-protection/ http://www.neatorama.com/2012/02/07/witness-protection-5-not-so-wiseguys/ http://www.usmarshals.gov/witsec/
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Why are Cashews Not Sold to Consumers in Their Shells?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Brazil Nuts are not from Brazil... and 12 other Food Facts https://youtu.be/AbeYosU9w-w?list=PLR0XuDegDqP1IHZBUZvKkPwkTr6Gr0OBO How Many Burgers Come from One Cow? ...and 8 other food facts https://youtu.be/6WYCPbWWA1Q?list=PLR0XuDegDqP1IHZBUZvKkPwkTr6Gr0OBO In this video: Cashews are a member of the same family as poison ivy, Anacardiaceae. Like poison ivy and many other members of the family, part of the cashew plant contains an oily chemical called urushiol, which is a strong irritant for most people and can even be fatal for some if ingested. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/03/cashews-sold-consumers-shells/ Sources:
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Everyone Has Hemorrhoids All the Time, Even You
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! http://bit.ly/todayifoundoutsubscribe →Why Do Superheroes Wear Their Underwear on the Outside?: http://bit.ly/1Ow7J0K Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Most Thermostats in Office Buildings Do Nothing http://bit.ly/1VzJbJ9 The Inventor of the PEZ Confectionery Created One of the World's First Ready-Made Cake Mixes http://bit.ly/1MpLLOO In this video: Much like bathroom-humor at the dinner table, hemorrhoids can be a taboo subject. However, the truth is that everyone has them. Their job is to protect your anal sphincter muscles (the ones that open and close your anus) and to help keep your anus closed when you have moments of increased abdominal pressure, like when you’re coughing. They become a problem when they become inflamed. Once this happens, they’re known as piles. Of course, popular culture has led to “hemorrhoids” and “piles” being interchangeable in common vernacular. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/04/everyone-hemorrhoids-causes-inflamed-version/ Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3140328/ http://www.health.harvard.edu/newsweek/Hemorrhoids_and_what_to_do_about_them.htm http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/239454.php Image Credit: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/58/Sinusoid.jpeg http://www.endoscopy-colon-explorer.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Fig.4.jpg https://mypgnotes.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/wpid-img-20140110-wa0023.jpg?w=665 http://www.centergihealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/iStock_000018356713Large.jpg https://www.google.com.ua/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CAQQjBxqFQoTCOHz2MOTqccCFUY7FAodpJ4Acg&url=http%3A%2F%2Famaprod.silverchaircdn.com%2Fdata%2FJournals%2FJAMA%2F931868%2Fjpg140003fa.png&ei=oCzOVeGjJ8b2UKS9gpAH&psig=AFQjCNFDsHXG0EyaTRX-I3RQzHaEWL2NOw&ust=1439661523385537 http://symptoms-of-hemorrhoids.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/stapled-hemorrhoidectomy.jpg https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7156/6762175613_9142a7621a_b.jpg http://img.medscapestatic.com/pi/meds/ckb/33/9233tn.jpg
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What Ever Happened to Confederate President Jefferson Davis?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut How Did George Washington Die https://youtu.be/zewWRHBLo6I?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k The First Presidential Assassination Attempt https://youtu.be/xBCyvllTPio?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k In this video: Jefferson Davis was attending a Sunday church service in the capital of the Confederacy, Richmond, Virginia, when he heard the news. Union General Ulysses S. Grant had broken General Robert E. Lee’s defenses in Petersburg, less than twenty five miles from Richmond. By nightfall, the evacuation of Richmond needed to be completed. At approximately midnight, Confederate cabinet members, officials, their families, and the entire treasury (the mythical “Confederate gold”) were finally making their way south to Danville, Virginia on the only railroad still open. This was April 2, 1865. One week later, on April 9th, General Grant and General Lee met at the Appomattox Court House to sign the Confederacy’s official surrender. America’s Civil War was finally over. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/07/ever-happened-confederate-president-jefferson-davis/ Sources: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/jefferson-davis-captured http://encyclopediavirginia.org/Jefferson_Davis_s_Imprisonment#start_entry http://www.civilwar.org/education/history/biographies/jefferson-davis.html http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/capture-jefferson-davis http://clevelandcivilwarroundtable.com/articles/society/confederate_gold.htm http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/petersburg/maps/petersburgbreakthroughmap.html http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/counties-cities-neighborhoods/washington http://books.google.com/books?id=qWVYMp1Dlu8C&pg=PA268&lpg=PA268&dq=Gerrit+Smith+paid+Jefferson+Davis+bail&source=bl&ots=zoSqv2xbLQ&sig=TNNPUbCFCSWV1dxRZAVUVafu4I8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=txHLU5yTG5LyoAT-6ILACg&ved=0CEEQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q=Gerrit%20Smith%20paid%20Jefferson%20Davis%20bail&f=false http://library.syr.edu/digital/collections/g/GerritSmith/540.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fourteenth_Amendment_to_the_United_States_Constitution http://books.google.com/books?id=j05vwNRXi-0C&printsec=frontcover&dq=Cooper+Jefferson+Davis&hl=en&sa=X&ei=tRjLU6_MGuadjAKVz4D4Dw&ved=0CB4Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=inferior&f=false http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/amendmentxiv
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Why are Barns Traditionally Painted Red?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Who Invented the Internet and What Did Al Gore Actually Have to Do With It? https://youtu.be/HpMgne-X-Ns That Time a Video Game had an Economy Almost as Strong as Russia https://youtu.be/IPffjpXKcFk In this video: Paint, in some form, has existed since prehistoric times. Some of the earliest forms of paint came from mixing together dirt, ash, and organic materials with animal blood and oil. While the practice of painting the exterior of various structures has been around for some unclear amount of time since, not everyone was on board with this in relatively recent times. For instance, certain early American settlers declared the act of painting the outside of houses a sign of immodesty, wealth and vanity. Depending on how puritanical a community was, painting a house might have even landed a person in legal trouble. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/02/barns-traditionally-painted-red/ Sources: http://farmersalmanac.com/blog/2008/09/16/why-are-barns-painted-red/ http://www.ediblegeography.com/dead-star-barn/ http://www.grit.com/departments/why-are-barns-red.aspx http://www.milmarpolebuildings.com/why-are-barns-red-the-history-of-barns-in-america/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Round_barn http://www.livescience.com/33195-barns-traditionally-painted-red.html http://home.howstuffworks.com/question635.htm http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/barns-are-painted-red-because-of-the-physics-of-dying-stars-58185724/?no-ist http://wonderopolis.org/wonder/why-are-barns-red http://mentalfloss.com/article/23278/why-are-barns-usually-red https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barn http://www.livescience.com/33700-bulls-charge-red.html https://www.franklinpainting.com/blog/home/a-brief-history-of-house-painting/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iron%28III%29_oxide http://www.newportrestoration.org/sup/files/paint_18th_century_newport.pdf https://plus.google.com/+YonatanZunger/posts/EfmdR6VWvRM
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Badass Week: That Time an Army Dentist Killed 98 Attacking Enemy Soldiers Single-Handedly
 
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Biographics: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClnDI2sdehVm1zm_LmUHsjQ If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Soldier Who Continued Fighting WWII 29 Years After It Ended, Because He Didn't Know https://youtu.be/U6rOSe3EsdM?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Unwilling Soldier of Three Armies https://youtu.be/zhl-nIK1kV4?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: On the morning of July 7, 1944, Captain Ben L. Salomon of the U.S. Army’s 105th Infantry, commissioned as a dentist, single-handedly held off a fierce attack of an overwhelming force of Japanese soldiers in order to allow sufficient time for approximately 30 of his comrades to safely retreat. After 15 hours of terrible fighting, when relief finally arrived, Salomon was found dead upon a machine gun, riddled with bullet and bayonet holes and surrounded by 98 dead enemy soldiers; and yet despite his selfless heroism, it still took 57 years for Salomon to receive the Medal of Honor – due to a misread of the rules of war. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2017/01/amazing-heroism-ben-l-salomon-army-dentist-killed-98-attacking-enemy-soldiers-single-handedly/ Sources: http://articles.latimes.com/2002/may/05/local/me-medal5 http://www.nationalreview.com/article/423904/astonishing-heroism-ben-salomon-josh-gelernter https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_L._Salomon http://history.amedd.army.mil/moh/Salomon.html http://ameddregiment.amedd.army.mil/moh/bios/salomon.html http://www.dentistrytoday.com/news/industrynews/item/1233-benefit-to-salute-congressional-medal-of-honor-recipient-captain-ben-l-salomon Image Credit: https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-156982571/stock-photo-map-with-pin-point-of-milwaukee-in-wisconsin%2C-usa https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-197626195/stock-photo-autopsy-medical-concept https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-130776698/stock-photo-tax-inspector-investigating-financial-documents-through-magnifying-glass-forensic-accounting-or-financial-forensics-inspecting-offshore-company-financial-papers-documents-and-reports https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-53419750/stock-photo-expired-red-grunge-stamp https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Army_reinforcements_to_Saipan_HD-SN-99-02827.JPEG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Marines_dig_in_after_hitting_the_beach.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Original_Geneva_Conventions.jpg Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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The Wine Lover Meltdown that Changed the Wine World Forever
 
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Check out my other channel TopTenz! https://www.youtube.com/user/toptenznet →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Why Does the Yolk of an Overcooked Hard Boiled Egg Turn Green https://youtu.be/ytqpeHcFT3Y What's the Difference Between Brown Eggs and White Eggs? https://youtu.be/je44qy-_MHY In this video: Outside of wine snobs, I think we can all agree that wine snobs are just the worst. This is not because virtually every study ever conducted into the field of wine tasting as a whole has concluded that it’s ridiculously easy to convince even the top sommeliers that $5 boxed white wine is the finest red wine ever bottled. Nor is it because wines they would happily sacrifice their first born to have a glass of and would have otherwise raved about, when told the glass contains a variety of some cheap wine they are to identify, are more than likely to claim it tastes akin to horse piss. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/07/the-wine-lover-meltdown/ Sources: https://www.oxfordwine.co.uk/wine-snob https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/05/24/479163882/the-judgment-of-paris-the-blind-taste-test-that-decanted-the-wine-world https://www.thespruce.com/the-judgment-of-paris-3510929 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=0RQeKdT-JrUC&pg=PA218&dq=judgement+of+paris+%22laughable%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjwsPfix7_aAhVS_aQKHT9qCLAQ6AEIJzAA#v=onepage&q=judgement%20of%20paris%20%22laughable%22&f=false https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judgment_of_Paris_(wine) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steven_Spurrier_(wine_merchant) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierre_Brejoux https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claude_Dubois-Millot https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domaine_Ramonet-Prudhon https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odette_Kahn https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_M._Taber
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Hobbs and His Locks: The Great Lock Controversy of 1851
 
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Badass Week: Leo Major and His Balls of Solid Steel
 
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If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Siberian Family Who Didnt See Other Humans For Over 40 Years https://youtu.be/zwN7UNZIevs?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR Adolf Hitler's British Nephew Who Joined the U.S. Navy https://youtu.be/WbvR1VtfShw?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: Leo Major was a French Canadian man born in 1921. He probably didn’t think he was going to be more of a hero than the average soldier when he joined up with the Canadian Army at the start of World War II—supposedly he simply joined up because he wanted to show his father, with whom he had a shaky relationship, that he could do something to be proud of. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/08/the-man-who-single-handedly-liberated-the-city-of-zwolle-in-the-netherlands-from-german-occupation/ Sources: http://www.kvacanada.com/stories_trfleo.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Major http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jcY6AAAAIBAJ&sjid=SyoMAAAAIBAJ&dq=leo-major%20canada&pg=1366%2C13119661 http://www.godutch.com/newspaper/index.php?id=1297 http://www.canada.com/ottawa/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=fbcc446c-231f-4781-940a-3ebc3dee9f94 http://www.theherocc.com/an-interview-with-leo-major/ http://www.thegalleryofheroes.com/leo-major/ Image Credit: https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-167377628/stock-photo-zwolle%2C-vintage-stamp-on-paper-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-173867476/stock-photo-two-german-soldier-of-the-second-world-war-with-mauser-rifles-in-their-hands%2C-ready-to-fire-reconstruction https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-193176253/stock-photo-confused-bald-guy-scratch-his-head https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Distinguished_Conduct_Medal#/media/File:Distinguished_Conduct_Medal_-_Victoria.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:L%C3%A9o_Major.jpg Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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Why Doesn't Sugar Spoil?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Can Shooting Plastic Explosive Really Set Them Off? https://youtu.be/46I7VTaLM6Q When Aluminium Cost More than Gold... https://youtu.be/4xsj2O_fRnc In this video: Two foods are left out on the counter – fresh tomatoes and a bowl of sugar. Within a week or so, one will develop black spots and the other remains pristine, albeit perhaps a little clumpy depending on the humidity of the air. The reason? Osmosis. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/11/sugar-doesnt-spoil/ Sources: http://aem.asm.org/content/40/3/452.full.pdf http://www.effca.org/content/bacteria-food-production http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cell_membrane https://www.inkling.com/read/biology-dummies-kratz-siegfried-2nd/chapter-5/cellular-respiration-using http://www.biology.arizona.edu/biochemistry/tutorials/chemistry/page3.html http://www.uic.edu/classes/bios/bios100/mike/spring2003/lect07.htm http://www.nordicsugar.com/fileadmin/Nordic_Sugar/Brochures_factsheet_policies_news/Download_center/Functional_properties_of_sugar_on_a_technical_level/Functional_prop_on_tech_level_uk.pdf http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycolysis http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-salt-and-sugar-pre/ http://sciencefocus.com/qa/how-does-sugar-act-preservative http://www.livestrong.com/article/432144-how-salts-sugars-work-to-preserve-foods/ http://textbookofbacteriology.net/lactics_3.html http://www2.yvcc.edu/Biology/109Modules/Modules/MembraneTransport/membranetransport.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_mass http://www.unit-conversion.info/molar-mass.html http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/M/Mole.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osmophile http://plantphys.info/plant_physiology/osmosis.shtml http://www.scienceclarified.com/Oi-Ph/Osmosis.html http://alienryderflex.com/osmosis/ http://www.ehow.com/about_5454423_properties-sucrose.html http://cdavies.wordpress.com/2009/01/27/simple-sugars-fructose-glucose-and-sucrose/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sucrose http://www.csiro.au/Outcomes/Food-and-Agriculture/water-activity-in-food.aspx http://www.bccdc.ca/NR/rdonlyres/E41F3065-A61C-41FF-B358-66255D2DDA4F/0/WaterActivityofSucroseandNaClSolutionsJan13.pdf http://www.livestrong.com/article/538862-what-causes-food-to-spoil-what-prevents-food-from-spoiling/ http://www.middleschoolchemistry.com/lessonplans/chapter5/lesson4 http://www.quora.com/Why-is-it-safe-to-eat-the-mold-in-Bleu-Cheese http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=2379
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The Billion Dollar Speech that Sank a Major Company
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! http://bit.ly/todayifoundoutsubscribe →Why Do Superheroes Wear Their Underwear on the Outside?: http://bit.ly/1Ow7J0K Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from Today I Found Out: The Difference Between Concrete and Cement http://bit.ly/1gPX1XK The Real Moby Dick http://bit.ly/1TTraUf Why Superheroes Wear Their Underwear On The Outside http://bit.ly/1HLvFLb In this video: Ratner was the CEO of the Ratners Group, jewellers that shook up the usually stiff and inflexible jewellery market by aiming some of its products at the working class through a chain of shops colloquially known as “Ratners.” Although the chain was widely ridiculed and considered “gaudy,” “tacky” and “cheap” by the press and other jewellers, many wanting to buy jewellery and not break the bank flocked to the stores, turning Ratners into a household name throughout England in the 1980s. Want the text version? http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/04/speech-cost-nearly-billion-dollars/ Resources/Further Reading: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1573380/Doing-a-Ratner-and-other-famous-gaffes.html http://www.businessblogshub.com/2012/09/the-man-who-destroyed-his-multi-million-dollar-company-in-10-seconds/ http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=CSxQ07JVfS4C&pg=PA179&lpg=PA179&dq=Gerald+Ratner+tacky&source=bl&ots=FKxEI-Mcjh&sig=O5RGh7zsHBXwNg9nOVEAYGMuuIA&hl=en&sa=X&ei=-o-eT8_GCubg0QHFvvzxDg&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=Gerald%20Ratner%20tacky&f=false http://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/markets/article-2371730/GERALD-RATNER-INTERVIEW-How-I-cut-cr-p--The-return-UKs-biggest-online-jeweller.html http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/ratner-losses-mean-closure-of-330-shops-1541709.html http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=q-A6EYg1m8MC&pg=PA82&dq=Petticoat+Lane+Market+Gerald+Ratner&hl=en&sa=X&ei=zbVCU7DGOKPD0QWliIHICQ&ved=0CD4Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Petticoat%20Lane%20Market%20Gerald%20Ratner&f=false Image Credit (Thank you) https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4154/5083887168_5573407463_o.jpg http://www.todayifoundout.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/jewelry-store.jpg http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2013/07/20/article-0-1AE34194000005DC-523_634x420.jpg http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2007/11_01/ratnerMS0211_468x316.jpg http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1841127868/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1841127868&linkCode=as2&tag=vicastingcom-20 http://i.guim.co.uk/static/w-620/h--/q-95/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/8/21/1408620094293/640f4d55-2620-4338-8a82-986cd9f56f5e-620x372.jpeg http://www.professionaljeweller.com/gerald-ratner-to-launch-online-store-in-india/ http://en-production-assets.s3.amazonaws.com/2015/05/19/15/18/15/411/SpeakOutGeraldRatner.jpg http://i2.dailyrecord.co.uk/incoming/article5011780.ece/ALTERNATES/s615/WA258548.jpg http://c8.alamy.com/comp/A0KMRH/ratners-jewellers-in-oxford-street-london-A0KMRH.jpg http://i0.wp.com/www.thelodownny.com/leslog/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ratners-.jpg?resize=650%2C488 http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/02491/ratners_2491063b.jpg
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The Curious Case of the Green Children of Woolpit
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: What Happens If You are Sleep Walking and You Kill Someone? https://youtu.be/ggvdSL8ILKM Killing a Cat in Court https://youtu.be/UK3OWsDlKm4 In this video: English folklore is filled with green people – the Green Knight, green fairies, the Green Man and Jack-in-the-Green. Two of the smallest were the Green Children of Woolpit. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/02/green-children-woolpit/ Sources: http://jn.nutrition.org/content/125/7/1822.full.pdf http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_children_of_Woolpit http://brian-haughton.com/articles/green-children-of-woolpit/ http://www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/england/suffolk/folklore/the-green-children-of-woolpit.html http://eclectariumshuker.blogspot.com/2012/11/the-green-children-of-woolpit.html https://www.google.com/maps/place/Suffolk/@52.2408239,1.0515024,9z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x47d81562eecf1ae1:0xb8cf4391eed96afa http://ihrrblog.org/2010/06/17/groundwater-arsenic-poisoning-in-bangladesh-an-interview-with-dr-manzurul-hassan/ http://www.royal.gov.uk/Home.aspx http://www.royal.gov.uk/HistoryoftheMonarchy/KingsandQueensofEngland/TheAngevins/HenryIICurtmantle.aspx http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fornham_St_Martin https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/grimes-graves-prehistoric-flint-mine/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypochromic_anemia
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Millionaire Charles Vance Millar and His Practical Jokes from Beyond the Grave
 
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If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Marie Curie's Affair... and the Duels That Followed https://youtu.be/7WfTjfn3gmI?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR Talking Tough - Martin Luther's Potty Mouth https://youtu.be/ru4DiHVSAYU?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: For many people, being dead is a fairly limiting handicap that prevents them from doing most of the things the living take for granted. In the 1930s, a man called Charles Vance Millar challenged that unfair stereotype via various stipulations of his will that allowed him to continue playing jokes on people despite being dead. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2017/02/last-laugh-millionaire-charles-vance-millar-practical-jokes-beyond-grave/ Sources: http://ao.minisisinc.com/scripts/mwimain.dll/252/1/1?RECLIST&DATABASE=DESCRIPTION_WEB_INT http://archives.chicagotribune.com/1937/12/23/page/3/article/canadian-high-court-upholds-baby-derby-will https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jQwpAAAAIBAJ&sjid=hWkDAAAAIBAJ&pg=1679,3619504&dq=charles-vance-millar+will&hl=en http://www.snopes.com/pregnant/babyrace.asp http://www.canlii.org/en/ca/scc/doc/1937/1937canlii10/1937canlii10.html https://kurioso.es/english-2/the-man-who-smiled-from-the-grave/ http://www.duhaime.org/LawFun/LawArticle-1281/The-Will-of-Charles-Vance-Millar-and-the-Stork-Derby.aspx http://estatelawcanada.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/the-story-of-truly-oddball-will-of.html https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/how-a-dead-millionaire-convinced-dozens-of-women-to-have-as-many-babies-as-possible/ https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=2479&dat=20020117&id=3Vo1AAAAIBAJ&sjid=kiUMAAAAIBAJ&pg=2042,18276812&hl=en https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detroit%E2%80%93Windsor_Tunnel https://muse.jhu.edu/article/571381/summary https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Vance_Millar https://books.google.com/books?id=ikqCCgAAQBAJ&pg=PA109&lpg=PA109&dq=%22charles+vance+millar%22+dollars&source=bl&ots=bEtYRsJWfR&sig=jFvoKsTigiVJCDA_BhoMa__1c6w&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0CDIQ6AEwA2oVChMIzv6AqKCYyQIVhJWICh0P7glq#v=onepage&q=%22charles%20vance%20millar%22%20dollars&f=false Image Credit: https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-24592586/stock-photo-%D0%A0%D0%B5%D0%BB%D0%B8%D0%B3%D0%B8%D1%8F%2C-%D1%81%D0%BC%D0%B5%D1%80%D1%82%D1%8C-%D0%B8-%D0%B1%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8C-%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%85%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BE%D0%BD%D1%8B-%D0%B8-%D0%BA%D0%BB%D0%B0%D0%B4%D0%B1%D0%B8%D1%89%D0%B5%3B-%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%85%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BE%D0%BD%D1%8B-%D1%81-%D0%B3%D1%80%D0%BE%D0%B1 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-176816443/stock-photo-weight-scale-of-justice%2C-lawyer-in-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-6742619/stock-photo-a-%D0%BF%D0%BB%D1%8E%D1%81-%D0%BA%D0%BB%D0%B0%D1%81%D1%81-%D0%BD%D0%B0-%D0%B4%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B5 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-176816431/stock-photo-lawyer-working-with-agreement-in-office https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-143864147/stock-photo-money-from-heaven-a-business-man-has-money-floating-down-upon-him-from-above-%0Aisolated-on-white https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-156638345/stock-photo-close-up-view-of-business-partnership-handshake-concept-two-businessman-handshaking-process-successful-deal-after-great-meeting-horizontal%2C-flare-effect%2C-blurred-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-75520123/stock-photo-last-will-and-testament https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-164913281/stock-photo-3d-illustration-of-at-home-shaped-target-over-black-background-and-one-arrow-in-the-center-with-a-sign-where-it-is-written-the-word-sold-concept-of-real-estate Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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Intentionally Removing People From History (Damnatio Memoriae)
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! http://bit.ly/todayifoundoutsubscribe →Why Do Superheroes Wear Their Underwear on the Outside?: http://bit.ly/1Ow7J0K Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from Today I Found Out: The Salem Witches http://bit.ly/1SE8wxf The Difference Between Concrete and Cement http://bit.ly/1gPX1XK Why Superheroes Wear Their Underwear On The Outside http://bit.ly/1HLvFLb In this video: Damnatio memoriae (condemnation of memory) was a punishment reserved for certain people the Romans decided to dishonour for one reason or another. Rather impressively, it involved trying to get rid of all records that the person ever existed. Want the text version? http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/05/romans-didnt-like-theyd-erase-history-damnatio-memoriae/ Resources/Further Reading: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/15/opinion/15bond.html?_r=2& http://www.livius.org/da-dd/damnatio/damnatio_memoriae.html https://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/highlights/highlight_objects/gr/m/marble_inscription.aspx http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=5IpPhTqnDJkC&pg=PA216&dq=damnatio+memoriae+Maxentius&hl=en&sa=X&ei=4IYsU5XiNcGrhQeKtIGQCg&ved=0CDAQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=damnatio%20memoriae%20Maxentius&f=false http://ancienthistory.about.com/b/2010/01/14/thursdays-term-to-learn-damnatio-memoriae.htm http://bleacherreport.com/articles/116043-chris-benoitessentiall-erased-from-wrestling-history-even-the-commercials http://englishrussia.com/2007/02/22/soviet-russian-photos-correction/ http://www.livius.org/man-md/maxentius/maxentius.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yezhov Image Credit (Thank you) http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/22/Charles_Gleyre_Les_Romans_p.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/62/Francis_II,_Holy_Roman_Emperor_by_Johann_Baptist_Lampi.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a5/East_pediment_G_Parthenon_BM.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/90/Head_of_Maxentius_from_Dresden_Colosseum_Rome_Italy.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/08/Toulouse_-_Mus%C3%A9e_Saint-Raymond_-_Maximien_Hercule1.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/35/Gaius_Caesar_Caligula.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5a/Caracalla_MAN_Napoli_Inv6033_n01.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b2/Publius_Septimius_Geta_Louvre_Ma1076.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/77/Coin_of_Geta.jpg http://cs319522.vk.me/v319522602/ee7/m2sat_Krkn4.jpg
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The London Garrotting Panic
 
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Why Don't Trains Have Cabooses Anymore?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation= →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut In this video: Carrying a brakeman and a flagman back when brakes were set by hand, when it was time to slow the train, the engineer would blow the whistle. This signaled to the brakemen, and one would emerge from the caboose and work his way toward the engine, while another would leave the engine and work his way back toward the caboose. At each car, the brakemen would stop and turn its brakewheel with a club. Once the train stopped, the flagman would leave the caboose with a flag, lantern or other visual display and walk back down the track to warn any approaching trains. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/07/cabooses-go/ Sources: http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1995-02-02/features/9502020309_1_caboose-train-freight http://articles.philly.com/2015-05-15/news/62170969_1_amtrak-train-robert-sumwalt-new-york-bound-train http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1995-02-02/features/9502020309_1_caboose-train-freight https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2015_Philadelphia_train_derailment http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/aug/20/lac-megantic-oil-train-disaster-inquiry-finds-string-of-safety-failings http://www.tsb.gc.ca/eng/rapports-reports/rail/2013/r13d0054/r13d0054-r-es.asp http://www.cnn.com/2015/05/20/politics/philadelphia-train-accident-speed-investigation/ http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/19/world/americas/canada-rail-disaster-report/ http://siouxcityjournal.com/news/local/why-don-t-trains-have-cabooses-anymore/article_ea4cb5fb-da41-5915-b899-1b540fe21989.html http://www.up.com/aboutup/history/caboose/technology_overtakes/index.htm http://www.reuters.com/article/2008/10/02/us-usa-train-crash-idUSN0152835520081002
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That Time a Luftwaffe Pilot Risked His Own Life to Save an American Bomber
 
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Join War Thunder for free using this link and get a premium tank or aircraft and three days of premium time as a bonus: http://v2.xyz/TIFOaboutWarThunder If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut This video is sponsored by War Thunder. →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: That Time a Soldier Was Awarded a Posthumous Medal While Still Alive https://youtu.be/2t9C5GOxZ20 In this video: The pilot community, on the whole, is surprisingly close-knit, with fellow pilots seemingly always willing to extend a helping hand to their winged brethren. This is seemingly the case even during war amongst pilots otherwise trying to kill one another, as illustrated previously in our article on the real Red Baron and in the subject of today’s article- that time a German Luftwaffe pilot risked his own life to save the crew of an American B-17 bomber. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/10/time-luftwaffe-pilot-risked-life-save-american-bomber/ Sources: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/herald/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=121043278 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=DjUUAAAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=A+Higher+Call:+An+Incredible+True+Story+of+Combat+and+Chivalry+in+the+War-Torn+Skies+of+World+War+II&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiyl87TitTSAhXBAcAKHZ80DDYQ6AEIHDAA#v=onepage&q&f=false http://jalopnik.com/5971023/why-a-german-pilot-escorted-an-american-bomber-to-safety-during-world-war-ii http://109lair.hobbyvista.com/articles/pilots/stigler/stigler.htm http://www.kimboltonandstonely-pc.gov.uk/Core/Kimbolton-Stonely-Parish-Council/UserFiles/Files/yeoldepub.pdf http://www.richmond.com/news/obituary/lloyd-jennings-last-surviving-crew-member-of-ye-olde-pub/article_dc32829e-aceb-5f86-b0e9-5086ba88ae21.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knight%27s_Cross_of_the_Iron_Cross
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Badass Week: The General Who Had His Skin Turned Into a Drum
 
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The Surprisingly Mysterious Life of Famed Artist Bob Ross
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Remarkable Bass Reeves https://youtu.be/mirZQ64xf1A?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Surprisingly Diverse Pre-Hollywood Career of Jason Statham https://youtu.be/Wnjunu6zogg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: Amongst the pantheon of notable public television personalities, Bob Ross easily ranks alongside the likes of Mr Rogers and Elmo as a star who is almost universally loved and respected by the public. Despite being famous the world over for his balmy, soothing demeanour, his show The Joy of Painting and his amazing ‘fro, we know surprisingly little about arguably one of the best known artists in modern times. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/09/surprisingly-mysterious-life-artist-bob-ross/ Sources: http://www.bobross.com/aboutus.asp# http://www.avclub.com/article/study-happy-little-numbers-statistical-analysis-bo-203519 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=LvwaBwAAQBAJ&pg=PT22&lpg=PT22&dq=&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false http://airforcelive.dodlive.mil/2015/01/before-they-were-famous-airman-edition/ http://www.nytimes.com/1995/07/13/obituaries/bob-ross-52-dies-was-painter-on-tv.html http://mentalfloss.com/article/31206/what-happened-bob-ross-paintings http://www.nytimes.com/1991/12/22/arts/television-bob-ross-the-frugal-gourmet-of-painting.html http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1990-07-07/lifestyle/9007060122_1_bob-ross-joy-of-painting-pbs/2 http://www.aptonline.org/catalog.nsf/vLinkTitle/BOB+ROSS+THE+HAPPY+PAINTER https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bob_at_Easel.jpg Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/haiden1991/549347271 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:William_Alexander.png https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-124632578/stock-photo-man-in-business-suit-holding-a-microphone-conducting-a-business-interview%2C-journalist-reporting%2C-public-speaking%2C-press-conference%2C-mc https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-176544823/stock-photo-privacy-access-identification-password-passcode-and-privacy https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-146453711/stock-photo-tv-media-interview https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-99580169/stock-photo-sick-dachshund-puppy-with-a-thermometer-to-check-fever https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-145270727/stock-photo-pilot-walking-away-from-jet-fighter-at-air-force-base https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-171498470/stock-photo-school-of-art-college-of-arts-education-for-group-of-young-students-man-sketching-for-fun-student-drawing-for-hobby-close-up-of-hand https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-31748009/stock-photo-%D0%BA%D1%80%D1%83%D0%BF%D0%BD%D1%8B%D0%BC-%D0%BF%D0%BB%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%BC-%D1%84%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B3%D0%BC%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%82-%D0%B8%D0%B7%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B6%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D0%B1%D0%B0%D0%B1%D0%BE%D1%87%D0%BA%D0%B0-%D0%B6%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%BE%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%8C-%D0%BC%D0%B0%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%BC https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-167487215/stock-photo-detail-of-a-business-man-offering-a-bribery-money-selective-focus https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-156638345/stock-photo-close-up-view-of-business-partnership-handshake-concept-two-businessman-handshaking-process-successful-deal-after-great-meeting-horizontal%2C-flare-effect%2C-blurred-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-129877913/stock-photo-video https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-119273381/stock-photo-camera-operator https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-77234006/stock-photo-video-camera https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-16977086/stock-photo-%D0%9D%D0%B0-%D0%B2%D0%BE%D0%B7%D0%B4%D1%83%D1%85%D0%B5-%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B4%D1%83%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B6%D0%B4%D0%B0%D1%8E%D1%89%D0%B5%D0%B5-%D1%81%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B5 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-151939301/stock-photo-pours-sand-from-his-hands-on-a-black-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-117360773/stock-photo-true-or-false-question-in-vintage-letterpress-wood-type-printing-blocks https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-116122241/stock-photo-privacy http://www.publicdomainpictures.net/view-image.php?image=24769&picture=bob-ross-oil-color-paints Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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How Long You Could Survive in Space Without a Space Suit
 
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The Tragic Life of JFK's Sister
 
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If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Stealing Einstein's Brain https://youtu.be/GacAdJ6B1dk?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Famous "Crying Indian" Who Wasn't https://youtu.be/mErdqTpl-mQ?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: On January 20, 1961, the newly-elected President John F. Kennedy, at his inauguration in front of the Capital, told Americans to “ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.” Over 800 miles away, in Jefferson, Wisconsin in an institution called “St. Coletta School for Exceptional Children” lived a 43 year old woman, who perhaps was listening to the address on the radio. Her name was Rosemary Kennedy and she was President Kennedy’s little sister. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/01/little-known-tragic-life-jfks-sister-rosemary-kennedy/ Sources: https://books.google.com/books?id=9fetBQAAQBAJ&pg=PA335&dq=The+Kennedy+women+:+the+saga+of+an+American+family&hl=en&sa=X&ei=GJudVNOSPMeiyAStsYKYAw&ved=0CE4Q6AEwCQ#v=onepage&q=Rosemary&f=false http://commonhealth.wbur.org/2013/10/community-mental-health-kennedy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosemary_Kennedy http://www.livescience.com/42199-lobotomy-definition.html http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1949/index.html http://www.nydailynews.com/archives/news/diaries-yield-dirty-secrets-kennedys-article-1.708334 http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/windsor.htm http://articles.latimes.com/1995-08-06/news/mn-31942_1_rose-kennedy http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/the-exiled-kennedy-6154854.html http://www.jfklibrary.org/JFK/The-Kennedy-Family/Rosemary-Kennedy.aspx http://www.people.com/article/rosemary-kennedy-timothy-shriver-fully-alive http://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/aug/13/eunice-kennedy-shriver-rosemary-kennedy http://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/aug/13/rosemary-kennedy-eunice-kennedy-shriver https://www.stcolettawi.org/about-us/history.php https://books.google.com/books?id=3tno2aP4_EkC&printsec=frontcover&dq=The+Sins+of+the+Father:+Joseph+P+Kennedy+and+the+Dynasty+He+Founded&hl=en&sa=X&ei=MOGcVIeLE6bGsQSijYCIAQ&ved=0CB0Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Rosemary&f=false Image Credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Px_65-108-sc578830.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:TheKennedyFamily1.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Kennedy#/media/File:Rose_Kennedy_1967.JPG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Turning_the_Mind_Inside_Out_Saturday_Evening_Post_24_May_1941_a_detail_1.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_P._Kennedy_Sr.#/media/File:Joseph_P._Kennedy,_Sr._1938.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_F._Kennedy_Signs_the_Community_Mental_Health_Act_-_ST-C376-2-63.jpg https://www.amazon.com/Kennedy-Women-Saga-American-Family/dp/0449911713 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-175580479/stock-photo-medical-concept%3A-dyslexia-handwritten-on-black-chalkboard-3d-rendering https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-173009087/stock-photo-medicine-doctor-writing-prescription-woman-doctor-in-white-clothes-doctor%E2%80%99s-care-clinic-doctor-office-doctor-doctor-with-stethoscope-doctor-concept-doctor-in-the-hospital-doctor-room https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lobotomy_drill_norway_IMG_0982.JPG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_F._Kennedy_speaking_at_Springwood,_the_Roosevelt_home_in_Hyde_Park,_New_York_(1960).jpg Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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Why is Lead Bad For Humans?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Can Shooting Plastic Explosive Really Set Them Off? https://youtu.be/46I7VTaLM6Q When Aluminium Cost More than Gold... https://youtu.be/4xsj2O_fRnc In this video: Given that humans have been using lead in various product for over 8,000 years (with the first known mining of it in Anatolia around 6500 BCE), you might be surprised to learn that we have known that lead is dangerous and shouldn’t be trifled with since at least 150 BC, when its effects on the human body were noted by famed Greek physician Nicander of Colophon. Nicander even went so far as to describe the metal as “deadly”, writing extensively on the crippling effects it has on the human body in his work, Alexipharmaca. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/05/lead-bad-humans-2/ Sources: http://chemistry.about.com/od/howthingsworkfaqs/f/leadpoisoning.htm http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lead-poisoning/basics/symptoms/con-20035487 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3442387 http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/csem/csem.asp?csem=7&po=10 http://penelope.uchicago.edu/~grout/encyclopaedia_romana/wine/leadpoisoning.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3430923/ http://penelope.uchicago.edu/~grout/encyclopaedia_romana/aconite/nicander.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1671748 http://kidshealth.org/parent/firstaid_safe/home/lead_poisoning.html http://www.nrdc.org/health/effects/flead.asp http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lead_poisoning
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How do They Decide Who Gets to Guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier?
 
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Check my other channel Biographics! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClnDI2sdehVm1zm_LmUHsjQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Why Do People Tell Actors to Break a Leg? https://youtu.be/9JZMvEZTIuY?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 Why Aren't There Many Female Commercial Pilots? https://youtu.be/zWU4Ev7Qia0?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 In this video: Since 1937, the Tomb of the Unknowns has famously never once been left unattended with there always being at least one guard present to keep vigil. The highly coveted position of Tomb Sentinel is only meted out to truly exceptional soldiers, all of whom must prove their dedication and mettle through a series of grueling and somewhat unusual tests. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/06/standing-hurricane-insane-dedication-watch-tomb-unknowns/ Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmkatPVRcsA http://wamu.org/news/13/04/11/how_not_to_get_yelled_at_while_visiting_the_tomb_of_the_unknowns https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ose5Z3LajhE http://www.washingtonpost.com/express/wp/2014/11/11/a-day-with-the-sentinels-the-elite-guards-of-the-tomb-of-the-unknowns/ http://www.oldguard.mdw.army.mil/specialty-platoons/tomb-of-the-unknown http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/sentinels-guard-tomb-unknowns-clock/story?id=17666504&singlePage=true http://www.army.mil/article/38013/ http://www.arlingtoncemetery.mil/Explore-the-Cemetery/Changing-of-the-Guard https://tombguard.org/tomb-of-the-unknown-soldier/the-tomb-guard/ http://www.freetoursbyfoot.com/guarding-the-tomb-of-the-unknown-soldier/ Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/soldiersmediacenter/37052879026 https://media.defense.gov/2011/Mar/16/2000276334/-1/-1/0/110315-A-5947G-015.JPG http://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/128588/pentagon-channel-documentary-focuses-on-storied-old-guard/ https://www.army.mil/article/86705/a_sentinels_last_watch https://www.flickr.com/photos/timevanson/7102837085 https://www.army.mil/article/86699/first_mp_in_11_years_earns_tomb_badge http://www.macdill.af.mil/News/Photos/igphoto/2000202571/ http://www.honorguard.af.mil/News/Photos/igphoto/2001260781/ https://www.army.mil/article/97757/old_guard_soldier_mentors_younger_brother_through_training_program https://www.army.mil/e2/c/images/2013/03/05/284452/size0.jpg Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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That Time Five Guys Volunteered to Stand at Ground Zero of a Nuclear Blast
 
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Join War Thunder for free using this link and get a premium tank or aircraft and three days of premium time as a bonus: http://v2.xyz/TIFOaboutWarThunder If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut This video is sponsored by War Thunder. →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: That Time the U.S. Made a Nuclear Gun https://youtu.be/EgwgasETbtQ Can Shooting Plastic Explosive Really Set Them Off? https://youtu.be/46I7VTaLM6Q In this video: Unless there is a lead-lined refrigerator lying around, we’re guessing none of you reading this would be too keen on standing at ground zero of a nuclear blast. But it turns out this is exactly what six men chose to do with their afternoon in July of 1957- five of them even volunteered, with the sixth not told what he’d be ordered to do that day until he showed up to work… So who were these men, why were they there, and what happened after? Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2019/05/that-time-five-guys-volunteered-to-stand-at-ground-zero-of-a-nuclear-blast-just-to-see-what-would-happen/ Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AIR-2_Genie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlE1BdOAfVc https://www.ctbto.org/specials/testing-times/19-july-1957-five-at-ground-zero/ http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/07/24/would-you-stand-under-a-nuclear-blast/#.XMpoFaR7mUk https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/wjk3wb/what-does-a-nuclear-bomb-blast-feel-like https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Plumbbob https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/weapons/a21937/men-stood-under-nuclear-test-1957/ https://catalog.archives.gov/id/25979 https://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/14/science/14atom.html?pagewanted=all https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_nLNcEbIC8 https://www.npr.org/sections/krulwich/2012/07/16/156851175/five-men-agree-to-stand-directly-under-an-exploding-nuclear-bomb https://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/index.html https://obits.dallasnews.com/obituaries/dallasmorningnews/obituary.aspx?n=donald-allen-luttrell&pid=173687969&fhid=5721 https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/newspress/obituary.aspx?n=akira-yoshitake-george&pid=167656077 https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14712237/norman-bodinger#source https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Las+Vegas,+NV/37.1166667,-116.05/@36.6639089,-115.6449301,10z/data=!4m9!4m8!1m5!1m1!1s0x80beb782a4f57dd1:0x3accd5e6d5b379a3!2m2!1d-115.1398296!2d36.1699412!1m0!3e0 https://www.wsmr.army.mil/PAO/wuaws/Pages/Rocketsandmissiles.aspx
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Why Michael Jackson's Skin Turned White as He Got Older
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Are Some People Really Born With Tails? https://youtu.be/dQMHd6IYQak?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 What Does Rx Mean And Where Did It Come From? https://youtu.be/2eIxo2qABQE?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 In this video: Many scandals marred Michael Jackson’s personal life, overshadowing his otherwise remarkable musical career. One such scandal was the obvious change in his appearance, especially his skin color, which started from the mid-eighties to slowly but surely turn from dark to white. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/09/michael-jacksons-skin-turn-white-got-older-2/ Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitiligo http://www.biography.com/people/michael-jackson-38211 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Jackson's_health_and_appearance http://gajanis786.hubpages.com/hub/The-Changing-Face-of-Michael-Jackson http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/michael-jackson-autopsy-report-confirms-singer-suffered-vitiligo-wore-wig-tattooed-makeup-article-1.170898 http://www.medicinenet.com/vitiligo/article.htm http://www.expertconsultbook.com/expertconsult/ob/book.do?method=display&type=bookPage&decorator=none&eid=4-u1.0-B978-1-4377-0314-6..00036-X--sc0105&isbn=978-1-4377-0314-6 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_best-selling_albums http://www.nytimes.com/1993/02/13/us/doctor-says-michael-jackson-has-a-skin-disease.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_best-selling_music_artists https://suite.io/hanish-babu/1yh52e0 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Vitiligo2.JPG http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Vitiligo1.JPG
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The Forgotten Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico, Norton I
 
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If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Siberian Family Who Didnt See Other Humans For Over 40 Years https://youtu.be/zwN7UNZIevs?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Man Who Personally Executed Over 7000 People in 28 Days, One at a Time https://youtu.be/hhsO5XNDcR8?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: His Imperial Majesty Joshua Abraham Norton I was born between 1811 and 1818 in England. Records of his birth date vary considerably, but it’s likely that the latter date is the correct one. His family immigrated to South Africa when he was quite young, where his father headed a small Jewish community. As a young man, he initially attempted to run his own business in Cape Town but quickly went bankrupt and started working at his father’s ship chandlery instead. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/07/the-forgotten-emperor-of-the-united-states-norton-i/ Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Norton http://www.sfhistoryencyclopedia.com/articles/n/nortonJoshua.html http://www.molossia.org/norton.html http://www.emperornortonbaybridge.com/was-emperor-norton-insane.html http://www.emperornorton.org/1024/ChivalrousActs.htm http://cf.rims.org/Magazine/PrintTemplate.cfm?AID=3474 Image Credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:His-Imperial-Majesty-Emperor-Norton-I-portrait-crop.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-10.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_San_Francisco#/media/File:SanFranciscoharbor1851c_sharp.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-8.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hon._Henry_A._Wise,_VA_-_NARA_-_529961.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_C_Breckinridge-04775-restored.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:General_Winfield_Scott.JPEG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Emperor_Joshua_A._Norton_I.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-1.jpg https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Emperor_Norton#/media/File:Norton-5.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-7.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Emperor_Norton_lunching_with_Bummer_and_Lazarus_(cropped).jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Nort10d.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-3.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Norton-9.jpg https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-154804361/stock-photo-start-my-own-business%3F https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-101732747/stock-photo-inherit-word-in-cash-piles-or-stacks-of-money-to-illustrate-wealth-and-riches-left-to-you-by-last-will-and-estament-of-relatives-who-died-or-passed-away https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-157737377/stock-photo-breaking-through-for-success-without-limits-and-overcoming-obstacles-as-a-concrete-wall-to-achieve-a-goal-as-a-metaphor-for-a-cure-or-business-goals-and-hitting-a-financial-target-with-3d-illustration-elements https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-113173397/stock-photo-white-rice-in-bowl-against-of-two-textile-bags https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-73619050/stock-photo-money-in-dustbin-isolated-on-white https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-135959579/stock-photo-judge-senior-judge-in-a-courtroom-striking-the-gavel https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-184836583/stock-vector-free-ticket-rubber-stamp-grunge-design-with-dust-scratches-effects-can-be-easily-removed-for-a-clean%2C-crisp-look-color-is-easily-changed https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-1142469/stock-photo-%D0%93%D0%BB%D0%B0%D0%B2%D0%BD%D1%8B%D0%B5-%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%BE%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B8 Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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That Time Future President Andrew Jackson Killed a Man for Calling Him a Coward
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The First Presidential Assassination Attempt https://youtu.be/xBCyvllTPio?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 Kim Jong-il's Real Name... https://youtu.be/CybP915xKY4?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 In this video: On this day in history, 1806, Andrew Jackson dueled with famed marksman Charles Dickinson, killing him, after Dickinson insulted Jackson in a variety of ways including calling Jackson’s wife of bigamist. This latter point was a sore spot for Jackson as his wife really had married him while she was still married to her former husband. She had separated from her first husband, Captain Lewis Robards, in 1790 and subsequently moved in with Jackson and began calling herself his wife. The two were soon officially married but this was later nullified by the fact that she and Captain Robards had never actually finalized their divorce, in terms of doing the paperwork, though the community itself considered them divorced. She had to remarry Jackson in 1794 once the divorce with Captain Robards went through. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/05/this-day-in-history-future-u-s-president-andrew-jackson-kills-charles-dickinson-for-publicly-calling-jackson-a-worthless-scoundrel-a-poltroon-and-a-coward/ Sources: http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents/andrewjackson http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Dickinson_%28historical_figure%29 http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/andrew-jackson-kills-charles-dickinson-in-duel http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/P/aj7/about/bio/duel.htm http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/01/january-30-president-andrew-jackson-beats-richard-lawrence-with-a-cane-after-lawrence-attempted-to-assassinate-jackson/ http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/P/aj7/about/bio/duel.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rachel_Jackson
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Tapioca and Cyanide
 
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Who was Sadie Hawkins and Why Does She Have a Dance Named After Her?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Could You Really Legally Kill Someone with a "Wanted Dead or Alive" Bounty on Their Head? https://youtu.be/WUC_VE5togQ The People Who Can't Sleep https://youtu.be/JWgjXmu0VQM In this video: Sadie Hawkins’ renown, which evolved into an American folk-holiday in some places, doesn’t really originate from a dance, but rather from a race, as we shall soon see. Sadie was the product of the fertile imagination of cartoonist Al Capp. She was a character in his popular cartoon Lil’ Abner, set in the hillbilly town of Dogpatch, that began its wildly successful 40 year run in 1934. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/12/sadie-hawkins-dance-named/ Sources: http://honeymoons.about.com/od/specialoccasions/qt/what-is-sadie-hawkins-day.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sadie_Hawkins_Day http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1822/whats-the-origin-of-the-sadie-hawkins-dance http://www.theatlantic.com/sexes/archive/2012/11/the-strange-history-and-uncertain-future-of-sadie-hawkins-day/265272/
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The Siberian Family Who Didnt See Other Humans For Over 40 Years
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! http://bit.ly/todayifoundoutsubscribe →Why Do Superheroes Wear Their Underwear on the Outside?: http://bit.ly/1Ow7J0K Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from Today I Found Out: What Started World War I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiZn7CbjHPQ Why Does the Moon Look Bigger on the Horizon? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsBygd_EERU Why Superheroes Wear Their Underwear On The Outside https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8Q699A6egU In this video: To this day, the Siberian wilderness is still one of the most isolated places in the world. Known as the Siberian taiga (meaning “forest” in Russian), its harsh, cold climate greatly discourages human habitation. Its steep hills and difficult terrain makes it nearly impossible to travel through it, much less live there. It’s filled with pine and birch trees, nearly undisturbed by humans for centuries. Bears and red foxes wander through the forest during the day, while wolves hunt at night. It’s freezing cold with the average mean yearly temperature at negative five degrees Celsius. Stretching east to west, from the Atlantic Ocean across the continent to the Mediterranean, and extending up north to the Mongolian Arctic border, the Siberian taiga is the largest of Earth’s nearly uninhabited wilderness. Nearly five million square miles of barren land sparsely populated by a few towns containing only a few thousand people. Want the text version? http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/05/the-siberian-family-who-didnt-see-another-human-for-over-40-years/ Resources/Further Reading: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/030010300X/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=030010300X&linkCode=as2&tag=vicastingcom-20 http://www.newser.com/story/161882/whats-world-war-ii-siberian-family-lived-isolated-for-40-years.html http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history-archaeology/For-40-Years-This-Russian-Family-Was-Cut-Off-From-Human-Contact-Unaware-of-World-War-II-188843001.html http://www.fieldandstream.com/blogs/field-notes/2013/01/russian-family-isolated-world-survives-siberian-taiga-40-years http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siberia http://worldwildlife.org/ecoregions/pa0605 Image Credit (Thank you) http://www.factroom.ru/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/9-e1427970409690.jpg http://www.factroom.ru/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/13-640x333.jpg http://halfpastdone.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Lykov_0001-300x260.jpg http://www.peoples.ru/state/citizen/lykov_family/lykov_1.jpg http://cdn.net.outdoorhub.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Dimitry-and-Father.png http://lib.rus.ec/i/70/163170/i_006.jpg http://aborigen.rybolov.de/img/agafja_likowa7.jpg http://4tololo.ru/files/images/201321101311073832.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/28/Lykovs_staff.JPG
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That Time an Accidental Plague Nearly Killed Everyone in World of Warcraft
 
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Check out Lumerit: http://lumerit.com/brainfood If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut This video is brought to you by Lumerit →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Does the Ocean Continually Get Saltier? https://youtu.be/fmynzMyVAVI In this video: In mid-2005 players logging on to play the popular online multiplayer game World of Warcraft found themselves besieged by a virulent virtual plague nobody knew how to cure or effectively combat. For around a month the plague spread unchecked throughout the kingdom of Azeroth, killing tens of thousands of players’ characters and intriguing experts who’ve since used the plague as a model for real world bioterrorism and epidemic research. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/08/time-plague-nearly-killed-everyone-world-warcraft/ Sources: https://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=18571 https://www.wired.com/2008/03/wow-terror/ https://www.wired.com/2010/12/world-of-warcraft-catastrophes/ http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/6951918.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/4272418.stm https://www.pcgamer.com/how-blizzard-coped-with-world-of-warcrafts-blood-plague-and-other-early-disasters/ https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4946772 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=gjsqBAAAQBAJ&pg=PA10&dq=corrupted+blood+incident&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwic272fkdvZAhWPa8AKHUpQCJYQ6AEIQDAE#v=onepage&q=corrupted%20blood%20incident&f=false https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=D-AoDwAAQBAJ&pg=PT118&dq=corrupted+blood+warcraft&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwigt7vWkdvZAhVlGsAKHTu-BnEQ6AEITDAG#v=onepage&q=corrupted%20blood%20warcraft&f=false http://wowwiki.wikia.com/wiki/Corrupted_Blood http://wowwiki.wikia.com/wiki/Hakkar_the_Soulflayer http://wowwiki.wikia.com/wiki/Debuff https://www.wowhead.com/spell=24328/corrupted-blood https://massivelyop.com/2018/03/17/the-game-archaeologist-world-of-warcrafts-corrupted-blood-pandemic/
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The Difference Between Hardwoods and Softwoods (I Swear, More Interesting Than It Sounds)
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Green Coca-Cola... and 5 other everyday myths https://youtu.be/EmUo-TEP2FU?list=PLR0XuDegDqP1IHZBUZvKkPwkTr6Gr0OBO The Coming Banana Apocalypse https://youtu.be/pCpmtI6oDLM?list=PLR0XuDegDqP01NqW8KRpOy-_y2m6S2VEF In this video: Perhaps the most important and misunderstood aspect of defining wood as either hard or soft is that it has absolutely nothing to do with the individual qualities of the harvested wood itself. The most famous and oft used example of this concept is that of balsa wood which, despite being literally one of the least dense (and hence softest) woods of all, is technically classified as hardwood. Likewise, the wood of the yew tree, which is classified as being a softwood, is a great deal tougher than many hardwoods including several types of oak. So what’s going on here? Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/05/surprising-truth-difference-hard-woods-soft-woods/ Sources: http://www.diffen.com/difference/Hardwood_vs_Softwood http://www.hoovedesigns.com/woods.html http://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/wood-density-d_40.html http://ejmas.com/tin/2009tin/tinart_goldstein_0904.html http://forestry.about.com/cs/treeid/f/Tree_ID_wood.htm http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=angiosperm http://arboretum.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013-70-4-beyond-pine-cones-an-introduction-to-gymnosperms.pdf https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=ADuToINdSQQC&pg=PA1&lpg=PA1&dq=Paul+Hermann+angiosperm&source=bl&ots=syLvej-BBQ&sig=u4deqof1lwmcFAwDMid9KCmb7aQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=UAvAVL6-GIOrU5WugaAJ&ved=0CDcQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=Paul%20Hermann%20angiosperm&f=false http://dooblydo.com/2014/01/14/hardwoods-vs-softwoods-gabriel-janka-hardest-tree-world/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXGAOyQ-gwg
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Surviving a 2 Mile Fall Without a Parachute and a 10 Day Trek Alone in the Peruvian Rainforest
 
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Check my other channel Biographics! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClnDI2sdehVm1zm_LmUHsjQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Surprising Number of Survivors Aboard the Hindenburg https://youtu.be/FpRA3DR4GXM?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Siberian Family Who Didn't See Other Humans For Over 40 Years https://youtu.be/zwN7UNZIevs?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: On Christmas Eve, 1971, just a few hours after attending her high school graduation, 17 year old Juliane Koepcke and her mother, Maria, got on a flight from Lima, Peru to Pucallpa. The two were headed out to join Juliane’s father, Hans-Wilhelm, a famous German zoologist who was working at a remote research station in the rainforest. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/04/a-17-year-old-girl-survived-a-2-mile-fall-without-a-parachute-then-trekked-alone-10-days-through-the-peruvian-rainforest/ Sources: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0983754705/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=vicastingcom-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0983754705 http://articles.cnn.com/2009-07-02/world/germany.aircrash.survivor_1_plane-air-crash-minor-injuries?_s=PM:WORLD http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17476615 http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/space/how-risky-is-flying.html http://www.flightattendantcabincrewtraining.com/airlinecrash.htm http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/5402342.stm http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/may/12/plane-crash-sole-survivor-list http://www.vice.com/read/the-woman-who-fell-to-earth-508-v17n9 Image Credit: https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-226833886/stock-photo-lightning-hits-the-wing-of-an-airplane%2C-collage https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-211151467/stock-photo-heavy-rain-in-the-tropical-rain-forest https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-141273995/stock-photo-fake-dictionary-dictionary-definition-of-the-word-survivor https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-238792300/stock-photo-the-forest-brook%2C-the-girl-washed-her-hands-in-clean-water-and-enjoys-her-freshness%2C-the-natural-ben https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-186643516/stock-photo-nose-horned-viper-camouflaged-in-faded-leaves-natural-habitat-of-most-dangerous-european-snake-%28-vipera-ammodytes-%29 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-248852449/stock-photo-walking-in-the-stream Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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What Ever Happened to the Creator of Calvin and Hobbes?
 
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If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Falling on Grenades: The Indestructible Jacklyn H. Lucas https://youtu.be/FAbQ_XCm3eI?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR Swift Nick Nevison and His Remarkable Dash to Secure an Alibi https://youtu.be/lGWTEIBa-kE?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR In this video: It was on November 18, 1985, when Calvin met Hobbes. As the first appearance of this legendary comic strip shows, Calvin sets a trap for a tiger using a tuna sandwich because “tigers will do ANYTHING for a tuna fish sandwich.” Sure enough, hanging by one foot and munching on the sandwich, Calvin’s freshly caught tiger confirms this, “We’re kind of stupid that way.” Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/02/calvin-met-hobbes-story-iconic-comic-strip-elusive-creator/ Sources: http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2005/11/calvin_and_hobbes.html https://www.salon.com/2013/11/13/dear_mr_watterson_remembering_the_last_great_newspaper_comic/ http://www.cleveland.com/living/index.ssf/2010/02/bill_watterson_creator_of_belo.html http://www.cleveland.com/living/index.ssf/2010/02/fans_still_pine_for_calvin_and.html https://books.google.com/books?id=50mEYVVdB1QC&printsec=frontcover&dq=%22Looking+for+Calvin+and+Hobbes&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjIusbg5qDZAhVJGt8KHXXbA8AQ6AEIJzAA#v=onepage&q&f=false http://www.angelfire.com/wa/HOBBES/info/press1.html http://content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1902376_1902378_1902435,00.html http://articles.latimes.com/1987-04-01/news/vw-770_1_calvin-and-hobbes https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5007825 https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/comic-riffs/wp/2014/06/06/exclusive-calvin-and-hobbes-creator-bill-watterson-returns-to-the-comics-page-to-offer-a-few-pearls-gems/?utm_term=.2c09c19f580b https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calvin_and_Hobbes https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Watterson http://mentalfloss.com/article/53216/mental-floss-exclusive-our-interview-bill-watterson Image Credit: https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-219071002/stock-photo-roasted-peanuts-with-peanut-shells-isolated-on-white-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-229164241/stock-photo-the-cat-looks-at-his-reflection-in-the-mirror-it-sees-a-tiger-there https://www.flickr.com/photos/stacyherbert/4742504895 https://www.flickr.com/photos/actualitte/16229499478 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Potomacwatershedmap.png https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cuyahoga_County_Ohio_incorporated_and_unincorporated_areas_Chagrin_Falls_highlighted.svg http://www.creative-commons-images.com/highway-signs/f/failure.html https://www.flickr.com/photos/yusaku/6450756501 https://flickr.com/[email protected]/6272173262 https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/23303834473 https://niffniffcastor.deviantart.com/art/Calvin-toaster-243804191 https://www.flickr.com/photos/yugen/6935635843/ https://cdn.pixabay.com/photo/2016/03/23/15/26/books-1274964_960_720.jpg https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/31743421122 https://racheledare.deviantart.com/art/Calvin-and-Hobbes-plus-Perks-of-Being-a-wallflower-459332076 https://www.flickr.com/photos/cluefree/3950683448 Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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The Fascinating Story of How the Bowie Knife Got Its Name
 
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Check my other channel Biographics! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClnDI2sdehVm1zm_LmUHsjQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Can Shooting Plastic Explosive Really Set Them Off? https://youtu.be/46I7VTaLM6Q What Happens If You are Sleep Walking and You Kill Someone? https://youtu.be/ggvdSL8ILKM In this video: James Bowie is a man today known primarily for two things- his participation in the Battle of the Alamo and a large knife design that bears his name. It’s impossible to separate fact from legend concerning an amazing amount of this American folk hero’s life, owing to Bowie leaving exceptionally little in the way of a paper trail documenting the events of his life and the fact that contemporary news articles about him are conflicting in their reports. That said, concerning the topic at hand today, we do definitively know how the style of knife now known as a “Bowie” knife got the name and how it was popularised. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/12/bowie-knives-called/ Sources: https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=x3V2CQAAQBAJ&pg=PT30&lpg=PT30&dq=bowie+knife+sheriff&source=bl&ots=sJZTGJ7aOW&sig=TvFIP5NNmx7eCCXFxahxQE4AXMo&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjI7a-71_HQAhVKJsAKHXslARoQ6AEIUzAM#v=onepage&q=bowie%20knife%20sheriff&f=false http://southernmemoriesandupdates.com/stories/knife-fighter-jim-bowie-survives-deadly-brawl/ http://www.tamu.edu/faculty/ccbn/dewitt/adp/history/bios/bowie/knife_like_bowies.html http://www.sheffieldcollectableknives.com/the-history-of-the-bowie-knife https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=6Q1gCQAAQBAJ&pg=PP10&dq=james+bowie+butcher%27s+knife&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjLuqqD4fHQAhVSGsAKHahsDHoQ6AEIMzAB#v=onepage&q=james%20bowie%20butcher's%20knife&f=false https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=f50qBgWgp-kC&pg=PA40&dq=james+bowie+butcher%27s+knife&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjLuqqD4fHQAhVSGsAKHahsDHoQ6AEIOTAC#v=onepage&q=james%20bowie%20butcher's%20knife&f=false https://www.tamu.edu/faculty/ccbn/dewitt/adp/history/bios/bowie/bowie.html http://www.historicarkansas.org/collections/knife-bowie-no-1-guardless-bowie-type https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bowie_knife https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Black_(blacksmith) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandbar_Fight https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Bowie http://www.forttumbleweed.net/jimbowie.html
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How Did People Know When To Get Up in the Morning Before Alarm Clocks?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Can Shooting Plastic Explosive Really Set Them Off? https://youtu.be/46I7VTaLM6Q When Aluminium Cost More than Gold... https://youtu.be/4xsj2O_fRnc In this video: As much as we hate the alarm that drags us from sleep to face the day, it is hard to imagine how people organized themselves and their collective activities before the invention and widespread use of mechanical or digital clocks. Clever and adaptable, we humans actually seem to have managed rather easily by relying on simple methods, some of which we still see in our timekeeping today. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/02/telling-time-clocks/ Sources: http://mentalfloss.com/article/24117/7-ways-people-woke-pre-alarm-clock http://clockhistory.com/alarmClockHistory/ http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?groupid=1244 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_sundials http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_timekeeping_devices#Mechanical_clocks http://www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-19046,00.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salisbury_cathedral_clock http://www.dl.ket.org/latin3/mores/techno/time/tellingtime.htm http://hea-www.harvard.edu/ECT/Daymarks/ http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/experts-time-division-days-hours-minutes/
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When Aluminium Cost More than Gold...
 
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Check my other channel Biographics! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClnDI2sdehVm1zm_LmUHsjQ →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: How Do They Make White Gold White Given That It's an Element? https://youtu.be/kzy2uJj2NKA In this video: Aluminium is literally one of the most common elements on Earth. So how did it come to be that aluminium cost more than gold? Was it similar to how the relatively common and easily acquired mined diamond came to be seen as valuable in the last century due to strict control of supply to consumers and some of the best marketing the world has ever seen? Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/05/aluminium-cost-gold/ Sources: http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1530 http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/elements/features/2010/blogging_the_periodic_table/aluminum_it_used_to_be_more_precious_than_gold.html http://www.aluminiumleader.com/files/File/19century_eng.pdf http://mysite.du.edu/~jcalvert/phys/alumin.htm http://www.webelements.com/aluminium/history.html http://education.jlab.org/itselemental/ele013.html http://chemistry.about.com/od/moleculescompounds/f/What-Is-Alum.htm http://www.bain.com/Images/PR_BAIN_REPORT_The_global_diamond_industry.pdf http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=wiEcer098JEC&pg=PA57&dq=Antoine+Lavoisier+alumine&hl=en&sa=X&ei=dOpwU9TYLO730gXhwoC4Bg&ved=0CEkQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=Antoine%20Lavoisier%20alumine&f=false http://www.chemistryexplained.com/Va-Z/W-hler-Friedrich.html
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How Much Land do You Really Own Above and Below Your Property?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut What Happens if a Cemetery Goes Under? https://youtu.be/LwhFDJYDQTk?list=PLR0XuDegDqP0GESJ0DgpgTcThLJVEbFs8 The Fascinating History of the Hollywoodland Sign https://youtu.be/tOGxqXDrUDc?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k In this video: On paper, the concept of land ownership sounds very simple- you pay money and in return you’re given unfettered access to a predetermined amount of land. But how much of that land do you actually own? Do you own the sky above it? How about the land below it? What about all the animals that may live there; do you own those too? All of these questions and more define what exactly it means to “own” a piece of land. Surprisingly, many of the answers aren’t well defined from a legal standpoint as you’ll soon see. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/08/land-much-really-right/ Sources: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2013/07/photographer_george_steinmetz_arrest_how_much_airspace_do_you_own.html http://www.oyez.org/cases/1940-1949/1945/1945_630 http://www.more.com/reinvention-money/money/do-you-own-whats-under-your-home http://www.inbrief.co.uk/land-law/land-ownership.htm http://www.waterfrontlaw.com/what-are-riparian-rights http://www.problemneighbours.co.uk/rights-trees-and-overhanging-branches.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25742871 http://lawjournal.mcgill.ca/userfiles/other/8509457-abramovitch.pdf http://lawjournal.mcgill.ca/userfiles/other/8509457-abramovitch.pdf http://www.duhaime.org/LegalDictionary/C/CuiusEstSolumEjusestUsqueAdCoelumetadInferos.aspx http://www.lawteacher.net/land-law/essays/property-law-1-land-law-law-essays.php http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=OQRAAQAAQBAJ&pg=PA592&lpg=PA592&dq=Cuius+est+solum,+eius+est+usque+ad+coelum+et+ad+inferos+1587&source=bl&ots=shASB6b5gM&sig=4c5N_XK-zUznhtPxL6r8RZhtDDU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=VHfGU8qoG-vb7AaNtYGoBg&ved=0CEIQ6AEwAw#v=onepage&q=Cuius%20est%20solum%2C%20eius%20est%20usque%20ad%20coelum%20et%20ad%20inferos%201587&f=false https://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/show.php?dowid=872 http://www.burkemuseum.org/archaeology/laws
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What Happens When Someone DOES Object During a Wedding?
 
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What Do the Buttons on Darth Vaders Suit Do?
 
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Why is a Stand In for an Actor in a Movie Called a "Fake Shemp"?
 
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Check my other channel Highlight History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnb-VTwBHEV3gtiB9di9DZQ If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Simon on social media: https://twitter.com/SimonWhistler https://www.instagram.com/simonwhistler/ Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Where Did the Expression Dressed to the Nines Actually Come From https://youtu.be/BjnwfDRt4NM Why is Lead Bad For Humans? https://youtu.be/tqXvwaBKtRc In this video: Whenever a director needs to finish a work without a particular actor, but needs to make it appear as if said actor is being filmed, they employ a “Fake Shemp.” So who was the “Shemp” in question and how did the saying get its start in Hollywood? It all began with the Three Stooges and a particular contractual obligation. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/02/three-stooges-fake-shemps/ Sources: http://mentalfloss.com/article/54982/11-times-when-fake-shemps-replaced-real-actors https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fake_Shemp https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Healy https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Three_Stooges
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Why Lead Used to Be Added to Gasoline
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Why Coupons Sometimes Say They are Worth a Fraction of a Penny What Started the Cops Eating Doughnuts Stereotype? In this video: “Tetraethyl lead” was used in early model cars to help reduce engine knocking, boost octane ratings, and help with wear and tear on valve seats within the motor. Due to concerns over air pollution and health risks, this type of gas was slowly phased out starting in the late 1970’s and banned altogether in all on-road vehicles in the U.S. in 1995. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2011/11/why-lead-used-to-be-added-to-gasoline/ Sources: http://www.thenation.com/article/secret-history-lead?page=full http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/lead-poisoning/FL00068 http://science.howstuffworks.com/gasoline1.htm http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5h2j0TzmQV86Pjh8gpDk11BQzT_Zg?docId=fa60a04afec342729f7a64020bda6325 http://www.chemcases.com/tel/ http://www.imperialclub.com/Repair/Lit/Master/291/page13.htm http://www.chm.bris.ac.uk/motm/bal/development.html http://www.myessentia.com/blog/blog/2011/10/30/united-nations-doing-away-with-leaded-gasoline/
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The Soldier Who Continued Fighting WWII 29 Years After It Ended, Because He Didn't Know
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut "Scotty" on Star Trek Was Shot Six Times on D-Day https://youtu.be/Q1U20n3LIy4?list=PLR0XuDegDqP33-NUx7wuKb-3PDj-gRKgR The Last Veteran of the Civil War https://youtu.be/1Eakd_v-G5o?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k In this video: Hiroo Onoda is a Japanese citizen that originally worked at a Chinese trading company. When he was 20 years old, he was called to join the Japanese army. He promptly quit his job and headed off to training in Japan. At a certain point in his training, he was chosen to be trained at Nakano School as an Imperial Army Intelligence Officer. In this specialized military intelligence training, he was specifically taught methods of gathering intelligence and how to conduct guerrilla warfare. He was being groomed to go in behind enemy lines and be left with small pockets of soldiers to make life miserable for Japan’s enemies and gather intelligence in the process. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/02/a-japanese-soldier-who-continued-fighting-wwii-29-years-after-the-japanese-surrendered-because-he-didnt-know/ Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroo_Onoda http://history1900s.about.com/od/worldwarii/a/soldiersurr.htm http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/fl20070116jk.html http://www.google.com/search?q=Hiroo+Onoda&hl=en&safe=off&tbs=tl:1&tbo=u&ei=tf9wS7zzCpGGswO-_sGTCA&sa=X&oi=timeline_result&ct=title&resnum=20&ved=0CEwQ5wIwEw Image Credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Onoda-young.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hiroo_and_shigeo_onoda_1944.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Atomic_cloud_over_Hiroshima_(from_Matsuyama).jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PanayIslandPhilippines1945.jpg https://www.goodfreephotos.com/historical-battles/world-war-ii/japanese-foreign-affairs-minister-signing-japanese-surrender-of-world-war-ii.jpg.php https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:President_Marcos_and_Hiroo_Onoda.jpg https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-159280508/stock-vector-suspicious-watermark-stamp-text-tag-between-horizontal-parallel-lines-with-grunge-design-style-rubber-seal-white-stamp-with-scratched-texture-vector-ink-imprint-on-a-black-background https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-130069091/stock-photo-green-jungle-and-water-lake-balinsasayao-in-dumaguete-negros-island-philippines https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-132085478/stock-photo-surrender-written-on-a-speechbubble https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-122305397/stock-photo-antonym-concept-of-dead-versus-alive https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-113930918/stock-photo-woman-looking-though-binoculars-at-jungle https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-168073769/stock-photo-time-to-succeed%2C-3d-rendering%2C-grunge-metal-stamp https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-99694886/stock-photo-hand-hold-bloody-knife-in-a-steel-shell-for-halloween-%28-filtered-image-processed-vintage-effect-%29 https://www.bigstockphoto.com/ru/image-130290995/stock-photo-young-college-student-group-sitting-in-a-classroom https://www.flickr.com/photos/vasnic64/8479394033 Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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Why Do Amish Men Wear Beards But Not Moustaches?
 
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→Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 →How "Dick" came to be short for 'Richard': https://youtu.be/BH1NAwwKtcg?list=PLR0XuDegDqP2Acy6g9Ta7hzC0Rr3RDS6q Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut The Victorian Moustache Cup https://youtu.be/G8mMK2hYHDA?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k When Humans Started Shaving Different Parts of Our Bodies https://youtu.be/Am7uIOSxSH4?list=PLR0XuDegDqP3XRa-w_G0dy_aMMXj0Uq-k In this video: This tradition stems back to the early days of the Amish when wearing elaborate mustaches was common among those in the military. In their early days, the Amish and other Mennonites in Europe were often persecuted by these groups. In addition to that, the Amish, being a pacifist group, didn’t want to associate themselves with those who waged war, so strictly forbid their members from growing mustaches. Today, few men in the Western world choose to grow mustaches, but this tradition remains among the Old Order Amish people, which number about 200,000 in North America. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2011/01/why-amish-men-grow-beards-but-not-mustaches/ Sources: http://www.holycrosslivonia.org/amish/amishfaq.htm#beard http://ezinearticles.com/?The-Amish-People-and-Tradition&id=1295196 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amish http://www.amish.net/faq.asp
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Do People Who Resort to Cannibalism in Survival Situations Get in Trouble?
 
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Get Dollar Shave Club! http://dollarshaveclub.com/brainfood If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut This video is sponsored by Dollar Shave Club. →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut Will Hospitals Give Back an Amputated Limb If You Ask For It? https://youtu.be/2EpDQ53zb3Q What Happens When You Donate Your Body to Science and How Do You Do This? https://youtu.be/bgDxWd6aOiA In this video: To begin with, cannibalism is absolutely legal in the United States (with the exception of the state of Idaho), the UK, much of Europe, Japan, etc. However, as Cornell Law School notes, a number of laws are in place across America “that indirectly make it impossible to legally obtain and consume the body matter”. The same can be said for the many other countries in which cannibalism isn’t directly illegal. Want the text version?: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2018/08/do-people-who-resort-to-cannibalism-in-survival-situations-get-in-trouble/ Sources: https://www.theguardian.com/law/shortcuts/2015/dec/16/eating-people-is-wrong-but-is-it-against-the-law http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/cannibalism-andes-plane-crash-1972-survivors-terrible-decision-stay-alive-a6895781.html https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=6L7bToxDZL0C&pg=PA55&lpg=PA55&dq=prosecuted+for+cannibalism&source=bl&ots=C-D7rIuoWp&sig=rcOPhE-wtTj943RVunKxDOExWTY&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwihqNDOt8jYAhWHCMAKHax7C8wQ6AEIUzAG#v=onepage&q=prosecuted%20for%20cannibalism&f=false https://www.law.cornell.edu/wex/cannibalism http://www.historyextra.com/article/premium/sailors-ate-cabin-boy https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=vIZ7bFBjV0YC&pg=PA212&lpg=PA212&dq=prosecuted+for+cannibalism&source=bl&ots=bOHuBnIRyN&sig=biL4y5a2_4DSUwJVcj6I7VxyoJs&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjF2ofmuMjYAhWFIMAKHSUiAEk4ChDoAQgmMAA#v=onepage&q=prosecuted%20for%20cannibalism&f=false https://www.rickgibson.net/perform.html https://allthatsinteresting.com/mao-sugiyama https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2006/may/09/ukcrime.world https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-32146031 https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/apr/30/i-ate-wifes-placenta-smoothie-taco-afterbirth https://cyber.harvard.edu/eon/ei/elabs/majesty/stephens.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armin_Meiwes https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_placentophagy https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/cannibalism https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/eating-placentas-cannibalism-recycling-or-health-food/ https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-law-against-eating-people-jessica-grocock https://people.howstuffworks.com/cannibalism1.htm https://www.medicaldaily.com/cannibalism-and-you-what-eating-other-people-does-your-body-401065 Image Credit: IMAGE CREDIT LINKS GO HERE (vii) Music from Jukedeck - create your own at http://jukedeck.com.
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Badass: The Legend of Lofty Large
 
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Check out History on Fire: http://historyonfirepodcast.com/ If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling package: https://www.patreon.com/TodayIFoundOut →Some of our favorites: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR0XuDegDqP10d4vrztQ0fVzNnTiQBEAA →Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmation=1 Never run out of things to say at the water cooler with TodayIFoundOut! Brand new videos 7 days a week! More from TodayIFoundOut: Why Don't Fire Hydrants Freeze and Burst During Winter? https://youtu.be/25J2c-9rXwA In this video: The British Special Air Service, better known simply as the SAS has one of the toughest and most unforgiving selection processes of any military unit on Earth. With a washout rate of around 95%, depending on which source you consult, there are only a handful of individuals who can claim to have completed this fiendishly difficult course, and only one who can claim to have done it twice-once with a broken ankle. This is the story of Donald Large. Sources: http://sasspecialairservice.com/known-sas-men/donald-lofty-large/ http://www.hereford.co.uk/reviews/18/ https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=OcSL8viStDgC&pg=PT86&lpg=PT86&dq=Lofty+Large+sas+selection&source=bl&ots=A9aq0PEJT8&sig=hDvNdnx_pbIvM5NR9bctEN0QTYg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjIjd6DjdTSAhVIgJAKHd4BC744ChDoAQgbMAA#v=onepage&q=Lofty%20Large%20sas%20selection&f=false https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=4VObCwAAQBAJ&pg=PA89&lpg=PA89&dq=Lofty+Large+sas+selection&source=bl&ots=nKavlvqzR0&sig=DSpplkXQP_467oc12VW59aED-jo&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjIjd6DjdTSAhVIgJAKHd4BC744ChDoAQgeMAE#v=onepage&q=Lofty%20Large%20sas%20selection&f=false https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=SK7RmPu5jHcC&pg=PT504&lpg=PT504&dq=lofty+large+donkey&source=bl&ots=K2vha_X0PV&sig=pNaUi4VvV42RXEQ3jm5Ivgqg3p4&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwja27XnntTSAhUFkpAKHVZQAtgQ6AEIZjAP#v=onepage&q=lofty%20large%20donkey&f=false https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=YzPBAgAAQBAJ&pg=PT9&dq=Soldier+Against+The+Odds+lofty+large&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj3zZitodTSAhWJQZAKHWYbDvwQ6AEIRjAH#v=onepage&q=Soldier%20Against%20The%20Odds%20lofty%20large&f=false https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/1067833/soldier-against-the-odds/#XKxPHt405YLzPou7.99 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lofty_Large
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Why are There No B Batteries?
 
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