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551-Jeniffer Garner-In their big fight scene in the movie Daredevil, Jennifer Garner accidentally kicked Ben Affleck so hard in the head that he briefly blacked out.

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552-Schizophrenia-People who grow up in cities are twice as likely to develop schizophrenia, even when controlling for drug use and ethnicity.

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553-Silverware sterilize-Things like brass doorknobs and silverware sterilize themselves as they naturally kill bacteria because of something called the Oligodynamic effect.

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554-Zoomies-When dogs get the

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555-hDEC2-1-3% of people are equipped with a mutated gene called hDEC2 which allows their body to get the rest it requires from just a few hours of sleep.

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556-PigeonVsInternet-In 2009, a South African IT company's employee complained that data would get transferred faster by carrier pigeon than on ASDL. Winston the pigeon armed with 4gb memory stick took two hours to carry the data 60 miles - in the same time the ADSL had sent 4% of the data.

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557-CDC-The CDC has urged that schools open later because two-thirds of teenagers suffer chronic sleep deprivation.

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558-Mozart-Mozart disliked performer Adriana Ferrarese del Bene, who was known for nodding her head down on low notes and raising her head on high notes, so much, that he wrote a song for her to perform that had lots of jumps from low to high just so he could see her head

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559-Pearl harbor attack-When the USS West Virginia was raised following the attack on Pearl Harbor, the bodies of three men were discovered in a sealed compartment, along with a calendar on which they'd marked off 16 days.

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560-Operation vegenence-After Fighter pilot Thomas G. Lanphier, Jr. flew the longest interception mission of WWII to shoot down and kill the Admiral responsible for the attack on Pearl Harbor, he broke radio silence to tell everybody

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