Popular Misconceptions About Well Known Objects

Popular Misconceptions About Well Known Objects

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Every so often people learn a fact and take it for granted that it’s true. You can live your whole life believing this fact until the day comes when you discover it’s absolutely untrue and never was true. It can be quite surprising when it happens. But the fact is, we all fall prey to misconceptions all the time. It happens, and there’s no shame in it. No one knows the truth of anything until they learn it, after all. With that in mind, here are some of the most common misconceptions out there about things you probably thought you knew...


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