Newborn ducks will take on the characteristics of the first animal they see. If the first animal they see is a human, then they will think they’re human and grow up thinking they’re human. This is called “imprinting” and it’s the natural instinct to follow the first thing they see.
A family has been carving a 64 story Crazy Horse memorial out of a South Dakota mountain for 70 years.
A young Arkansas woman spent 35 days in jail and paid thousands in fines for a $29 bounced check.
Movie trailers were used to be shown after the movie, which is why they were called “trailers”. That practice did not last long, because patrons tended to leave the theater after the films ended, but the name has stuck. Trailers are now shown before the film begins.
The longest study of humans ever conducted, the 75 years long Harvard Grant Study, found that professional success in life comes from having done chores as a kid.
People with good social support are less likely to develop mental disorders, such as PTSD, anxiety, bipolar, etc.