How a Frozen Earth Gave the Moon Its Shape

It might look like a perfect circle, but the Moon is actually wider than it is tall. Now, new calculations indicate that the Moon’s shape is a remnant of a time when Earth might’ve been covered in a single, global ice sheet.

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Film Theory: The Tide Pod Challenge – EXPOSED!

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Why People Keep Eating Tide Pods

Recently, you may have noticed a lot of memes on the Internet joking about eating Tide Laundry Pods. It was just a bit of absurdist fun until videos and stories started popping up of people actually eating them and experiencing some pretty horrible side effects.

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My Hollywood Star, Brexit Pears, and Hank’s Book: It’s QUESTION TUESDAY

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WTFIWWY Live – That Doesn’t Go There 2017

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This week: It’s time for our annual rectalspective: a look back on all the things that went in all the holes in 2017! Plus a beautiful object lesson on why you shouldn’t jump the turnstile, and how something that sounds as innocuous as a “restroom incident” is anything but …