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The Countries Where People Are Expected To Live The Longest

The good news is that life expectancy is expected to grow worldwide but for us living in the United States it's isn't expected to grow much, especially by comparison to other counters. Using research from a 2016 study, scientists were able to analyze 250 causes of death to forecast a reasonable...
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Selfies Are Killing Us!

Sadly selfies have crossed over into the extreme world. A new report highlights the increase of people who have been killed while taking selfies in dangerous locations. Since 2011, an average of 43 people die per year taking their selfie to the danger zone. Men account for seven in 10 fatalities...
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Alcohol Consumption Reaches A 28 Year High

If it seems that we're toasting an adult beverage more often these days, you would be correct. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Americans are drinking more than the healthy amount of 2.1 gallons of ethanol alcohol (or less) per person per year. That equals...
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The Strange Gray Oval Is Finally Explained

Taking a quick look at Team USA's speed skaters uniforms raises eyebrows and questions as to why the inner thigh and crotch areas are a different color than the rest of it. It turns out, the gray oval wasn't as much an aesthetic choice as a decision aimed at improving athlete performance. Under...
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Win A Free Candy Bar With Every Gold Medal Won By Team USA

The 2018 Winter Olympics officially start today in PyeongChang, South Korea. Make sure you root for Team USA to bring home Olympic gold as you could get a free candy bar. Hershey's has released a new candy called the Hershey's Gold Bar, which is a caramelized crème candy with peanuts and pretzels...
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