56 Fascinating Scientist Facts

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1. Scientists estimate that there's a 2% chance of confirming extraterrestrial life within the next 10 years.
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2. Scientists have figured out a way to unboil an egg.
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3. Scientists concluded that the chicken came first not the egg: because the protein which makes egg shells is only produced by hens.
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4. Scientists say, closing your eyes when thinking about something can make it easier to remember.
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5. Scientists have developed chopsticks that test your food to make sure it's ok to eat.
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6. Scientists believe that untidy and unmade beds are healthier for us than neat and made beds.
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7. Scientists have no idea how dinosaurs mated.
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8. Scientists say the brain purposely forgets certain memories in order to avoid information overload, and emotional hangovers.
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9. Scientists believe that there is a black hole at the center of nearly every massive galaxy.
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10. Scientists have created a way for dentists to apply anesthetic using a tiny electric current instead of a needle.
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11. Scientists still have no idea what hymens are for.
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12. Dr. Robert Lanza, voted the 3rd most important scientist alive has no doubts that Quantum Theory proves consciousness continues after death.
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13. Scientists can predict your lifespan by observing your natural walking speed.
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14. Scientists have developed a beer that has electrolytes, making it more hydrating and refreshing.
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15. Scientists have invented hydrating, hangover-free beer.
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16. Scientists have treated a man they believe to be the first patient with internet addiction disorder brought on by overuse of Google Glass.
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17. Scientists have found that babies sometimes cry at night to prevent their parents from making another baby.
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18. Scientists have created a mind controlled computer.
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19. Scientists created a lab-grown burger that took 3 months to grow and cost over $300,000 in research.
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20. Scientists estimate that in less than 200 years, we will have discovered every type of dinosaur.
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21. Scientists have found that all mammals weighing more than 2.2 pounds (a kilogram) empty their full bladders in about 20 seconds.
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22. Scientists have begun to study vultures' unique senses and abilities and are considering using the birds to help find bodies from crimes.
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23. Dieting could force your brain to eat itself, scientists say.
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24. Scientists have found evidence to suggest that cannibalism was a normal behaviour for our ancestors.
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25. Scientist say, our dreams can often warn us of things that have yet to happen.
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26. Scientists have used stem cells to grow a tiny brain in a lab.
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27. Scientists have developed a microparticle filled with oxygen that can be injected into the bloodstream, so we can live without breathing.
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28. Scientists have cured arachnophobia by making patients stare at spider-like objects, such as dreadlocks or a tripod.
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29. Scientists have discovered a giant cloud of alcohol – spanning 288 billion miles – floating in space.
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30. Scientists noticed that children, who are avid watchers of the cartoon SpongeBob Squarepants, tend to have learning problems later on
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31. Scientists claim that chins have no use and humans have prominent chins as a side effect of the rest of the face evolving to be smaller.
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32. Scientists want to bring 24 animals back from extinction. They call it 'de-extinction.'
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33. Scientists estimate that a human head remains conscious for about 15 to 20 seconds after it has been decapitated.
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34. Scientists can grow bacon from stem cells.
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35. Scientists have created a solar-powered bikini to charge your phone at the beach.
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36. Scientists have discovered a new part of the human body—a system of vessels in the brain that will help us understand neurological diseases.
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37. Scientists now accept that we can bring dinosaurs back into the world using bird DNA.
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38. Scientists have found a way to make videos of thoughts in your brain, their next step is to visualize dreams.
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39. Scientists in Mexico have discovered a way to make diamonds out of tequila.
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40. Scientists have created a tractor beam.
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41. Scientists say that the universe is precisely 13.75 billion years old.
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42. Due to the new discovery of many brain parasites, Scientist say that a Zombie Apocalypse is actually possible.
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43. When neuroscientist James Fallon studied the brain scans of murderers using his own scan as a control, he discovered he was a psychopath.
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44. Scientists say that animals avoid high voltage power lines because of flashing UV light that is undetectable to humans.
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45. Scientists are able to create brain cells out of pee.
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46. Scientists once spliced human brain genes with lab mice and were able to produce smarter mice.
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47. Scientists have made tattoos that generate electricity from sweat.
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48. Scientists recently discovered a 3,500 year old tablet containing what is believed to be the world's oldest recorded 'yo mamma' joke.
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49. Scientists are creating glow in the dark trees to replace street lights.
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50. Scientists claim that the brain purposely forgets certain memories in order to avoid information overload, and emotional hangovers.
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51. A 2009 search for the Loch Ness Monster came up empty. Scientists did find over 100,000 golf balls.
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52. Scientists have found that chocolate has a chemical that helps counteract depression.
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53. Scientists think that 200,000 years ago there were many different types of humanoids and it was like Lord of the Rings.
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54. Scientists estimate that laughing 100 times is equivalent to a 10-minute workout on a rowing machine
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55. Taste is influenced by color. Scientists have found that hot chocolate tastes better in an orange colored cup.
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56. Scientists are considering whitening the clouds to combat global warming.

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