A Facebook post claims that “due to changes in validity since leaving Europe, your passport is now only valid for 10 years from the issue date on your passport.” When you renew your passport as an adult, it is valid for ten years from the d
Turns out it's not because they’re sexually frustrated.
On August 20 2021, an Imgur user shared screenshots of a Twitter thread about the news that OnlyFans was banning sexually explicit content: A lot of people are getting the OnlyFans story wrong, and the reality of it is a lot more damaging and concer
An invertebrate zoologist explains to Snopes what could have caused the mass die-off.
https://techcrunch.com/2021/08/09/facebook-klobuchar-warner-letter-nyu-ad-observatory/ Facebook’s dec
Environment secretary George Eustice has been criticised for an article he wrote in the Mail on Sunday about an alpaca due to be culled after testing positive for bovine tuberculosis (bTB). The alpaca named Geronimo first tested positive in 2017, but h
On or around August 6 2021, a Twitter hashtag (#AskMeWhy) emerged, appearing on numerous tweets asserting that vaccination campaigns were “racist”: I wonder if @NYCMayor has seen this one?#vaccinediscrimination#askmewhy #MedicalApartheid
With COVID-19 infections surging in the United States because of the more contagious delta variant, some have downplayed the number of deaths from the virus and the effectiveness of vaccines. To minimize the importance of vaccination, an Instagram pos
The survival rate for COVID-19 is over 99% for most age groups.
Says spending by Democrats is driving major jumps in car rentals, gas prices and hotel prices this summer
The colorful tape adorning various parts of athletes’ bodies have been a mainstay of the Olympics over the last few decades.
The history of Olympic logos shows it’s not easy to strike the tricky balance between capturing the spirit of the Games and that of the host city.
Photos show Lloyd Austin without a face shield after he landed in the Philippines.
While animals and humans are routinely extracting numerical information from their environment, it’s language that ultimately sets us apart.
Ben & Jerry’s head of global activism strategy said the “strongest bond you can create with customers is around a shared set of values.”
Did Marjorie Taylor Greene say, "Jesus loves the U.S. most, and that is why the Bible is written in English?" No, that's not true: There is no evidence the Republican representative from Georgia ever said that. There is evidence, though,
Unconfirmed rumors and reports emerged online on the morning of July 27, 2021.
Protests over racism have rekindled a discussion about whether chess promotes white privilege with its rule that the first move always goes to the player with the white pieces.
The term 'blue laws' historically defined regulations intended to preserve the Sabbath by proscribing what activities were allowed on that day.
From a behavioural point of view, the flexibility with which an animal can adapt itself and adjust its behaviour to novel situations is a good indicator of its cognitive abilities.
“Something like 80% of children are not doing these tests.” Kate Green MP, 30 June 2021. On the Today programme last week, shadow schools minister Kate Green claimed that 80% of schoolchildren are not doing coronavirus tests. A similar cla
Scientists in the 1970s literally walked pigeons on treadmills to find out.
A June 30 2021 Facebook post by writer and activist Shaun King about the overturning of Bill Cosby’s conviction received significant engagement both there and on Imgur: In the June 30 2021 post, Shaun King said that Cosby (who was convicted of
The split court found that Cosby was unfairly prosecuted because the previous district attorney had promised the comedian once known as “America's Dad” that he wouldn't be charged.
Is this the most famous non-basket in NBA history?
It is more important than ever to understand why some people deny, doubt or resist scientific explanations.
The way people speak and pronounce words is very much dependent on their language background and experience.
With the July Fourth holiday approaching, the White House acknowledged this week that Biden will fall shy of his 70% goal and an associated aim of fully vaccinating 165 million adults in the same time frame.
Other than the fact that Hiddleston is the actor who portrays Loki....
The founder of Barstool Sports has more than 2 million followers on the platform.
Suffragist Alice Duer Miller penned "Why We Oppose Pockets for Women" in 1914. Her logic is still sound.
The preamble to the Second Amendment mentions service in a militia as a reason citizens have the right to keep and bear arms.
Have you heard some cat lovers talk about their feline friends “making biscuits” or “kneading dough”?
For most children, learning to understand sarcasm is challenging.
Do not attribute to baseball feuds what can be explained by drugs.
We don’t know how the virus arrived in Wuhan, how its sequence evolved to allow human infection, and under what conditions it infected the first people who crossed its path.
We talked to experts who have the answers.
Both men and women assume that a woman who has casual sex must have low self-esteem. But that perception isn’t based in reality.
To say that federal guidance on mask-wearing has been confusing would be an understatement. Back in 2020, during the earliest days of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., mask-wearing was discouraged. Then officials changed this guidance, citing clea
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican, is pushing forward on a reworked civics education curriculum for K-12 students. For DeSantis, the new plan is as much on what it bans, as what it promotes. “Let me be clear, there’s no room in our cl