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Top 10 Weirdest Phobias | Always Learning!

We all have things that we fear and our fears are often ones that seem irrational to other people. When those fears reach the level where even the thought of the object of our fear causes intense anxiety then they become phobias. Many people have common and well-known phobias such as arachnophobia (a fear of …

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Bubble wrap can be used for simple lab tests.

  Researchers at Harvard have found another use for bubble wrap – running simple diagnostic tests at the lab. According to them, not only is bubble wrap cheap and readily available, but it is transparent and the inside of the bubbles is sterile, making it perfect for running blood tests and performing food culture.   …

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Only in San Benito, California can benitoite be found in gemstone quality.

  Benitoite is a rare mineral which has also been called the blue diamond. While it can be found in various sites, only in San Benito, California can it be found in gemstone quality and in large amounts. Sometimes, the gem appears in a 6-pointed form like the star of David.   Previous articleWho Did …

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Albert Einstein was asked to become President of Israel.

  Following the death of the first president of Israel, Chaim Weizmann, Prime Minister Ben Gurion asked Albert Einstein to become the next president in a letter. Albert Einstein respectfully declined saying he did not know how to deal with people.   Previous articleTen Essential Facts You Need to Know About the AztecsNext articleLevitating Ping …

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