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YSK that many food additives in the U.S have not been proven to be safe, despite the GRAS designation

YSK that many food additives in the U.S have not been proven to be safe, despite the GRAS designation <!– SC_OFF –><div class="md"><p>Due to a legal loophole introduced in the 1950&#39;s, companies can add new ingredients to food with little

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YSK Homeopathy is a pseudoscience—a belief that is incorrectly presented as scientific—and is ineffective for treating any condition as proven by large-scale studies.

YSK Homeopathy is a pseudoscience—a belief that is incorrectly presented as scientific—and is ineffective for treating any condition as proven by large-scale studies. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Homeopathy is a system of alternative medicine created in 1796 by Samuel

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Is nicotine proven to be harmful?

Is nicotine proven to be harmful? this excludes smoking/vaping submitted by bear_balls7 [link] [13 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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YSK: Grocery stores purposely play fast music because it’s proven to make you shop faster and buy more.

YSK: Grocery stores purposely play fast music because it’s proven to make you shop faster and buy more. Full Article is here: http://thehustle.co/how-marketers-use-music-for-mind-control Studies going back to the 60s have shown that music influences the way people think about the

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TIL the “cheerleader effect”, the theory that girls look more attractive in groups, is scientifically proven

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TIL the “cheerleader effect”, the theory that girls look more attractive in groups, is scientifically proven submitted by slinger55 [link] [2050 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL Indonesian scientists have developed a *male* birth control pill that has been proven 99.96% effective in clinical testing

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TIL Indonesian scientists have developed a *male* birth control pill that has been proven 99.96% effective in clinical testing submitted by batman64k [link] [2142 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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Is assuming something can’t be proven because it hasn’t been proven yet a logical fallacy? And what’s it called?

Is assuming something can’t be proven because it hasn’t been proven yet a logical fallacy? And what’s it called? I know appeal to ignorance is assuming that something is true/false because it hasn't been proven false/true. But is there a

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Is there any compensation for prisoners who are proven innocent after doing time?

Is there any compensation for prisoners who are proven innocent after doing time? I was watching Forensic Files, and there was a man who was convicted of murder and sent to prison. 16 years later, he was exonerated when the

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TIL In Switzerland, Rabies has been virtually eradicated after scientists placed chicken heads laced with a vaccine in the Swiss Alps. The foxes of Switzerland, proven to be the main source of rabies in the country, ate the chicken heads and immunized themselves.

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TIL In Switzerland, Rabies has been virtually eradicated after scientists placed chicken heads laced with a vaccine in the Swiss Alps. The foxes of Switzerland, proven to be the main source of rabies in the country, ate the chicken heads

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TIL the “cheerleader effect”, the theory that girls look more attractive in groups, is scientifically proven

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TIL the “cheerleader effect”, the theory that girls look more attractive in groups, is scientifically proven submitted by Daory [link] [611 comments] Source: Today I Learned (TIL)

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