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Eastern coyotes are increasingly common—here are 5 facts to know about them
They’re mysterious to biologists and misunderstood by the public.
High-fructose corn syrup vs. sugar: Which is actually worse?
Many of us believe some kinds of sugar are healthier.
The shakiest earthquake myths debunked
Recent tremors in California have brought up some common misconceptions.
Vaccines don’t cause autism, another massive study confirms
Maybe the more pressing issue is whether anyone will be convinced.
Siberian unicorns lived alongside humans, and they were so much cooler than the mythical version
Ancient rhinos were basically magic.
Six pest-removal myths that need to be exterminated
And what you should do instead.
The most common misconceptions, debunked
Let me Google that for you.
The origin story of domesticated rabbits may be all wrong
The path from wild rabbit to fluffy bunny is much more mysterious than we thought.
Yetis are real, they just also happen to be Himalayan brown bears
Don't worry, it's still an awfully mysterious bunch of bears.
No, menstrual blood does not attract sharks
It's safe to surf during shark week.