Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad

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Not everything is as it seems. So here are some things you thought wrong.




  • Contrary to the popular saying, Sugar does not induce a “sugar rush”.

    -Science says so, as well as doctors at universities.



  • Somebody once told you once upon a time that blood circulating inside your system is blue.

    -That is not true. Blood only appears blue because skin and fat makes it look that way.



  • Chameleons changing color to blend in with their environment.

    -It’s only half true, because in fact its used to communicate its mood, aggression, territory, and mating behavior.



  •  The color orange is named after the fruit.

    -History says the color orange name came from the color of the orange fruit.




  • Penguins mate for life

    -Sometimes, but not 100% of the time. Some species of penguin switch mates as they seasons change.


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