There is so much information available on the internet- some of them are good, while some of them are horrible. Then comes the things that are interesting but mildly disturbing.
If you are wondering what are mildly disturbing things, someone on Reddit already asked the question”What is a fun fact that is mildly disturbing?” and many people shared interesting answers. Scroll below to read some of them
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Snow White is 14 years old, and Walt Disney instructed animators to make her look “old enough to marry”.
There’s a condition in which people become blind, but deny their blindness. The brain creates false perceptions to fill in for the lack of sight.
It’s called the Anton Syndrome
There are an estimated 35-50 active serial killers in the US. Famous serial killer Edmund Kemper (I think?) said he thinks that number is way higher because it was so easy not to get caught (he turned himself in).
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Bunnies actually have the ability to scream, but they will only scream if they feel they are about to die.
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Dolphins can and will pick stuff up and move it around using their penises.
The rescue dogs from ground zero on 9/11 developed PTSD and needed therapy afterwards because there were so few survivors and so many dead recovered that they thought they’d screwed everything up and done a bad job.
If we held a minute of silence for every victim of the holocaust we will be silent for eleven and a half years.
If you contract rabies it can lay dormant in your body for years until one day you get a headache, and by then its already too late and you will slowly go insane and grow an erratic fear of water and Inability to swallow – then you die.
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Two out of three people have herpes. So, you probably have herpes. There are tons of herpes viruses. Not all of them cause sores.
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Octopuses have what is called, “decentralized intelligence” which essentially means that their limbs have their own “intelligence”. For example, if a severed human limb touches acid or fire or anything that would cause pain, nothing would happen however if an octopus limb touches acid or fire, it would recoil and avoid it, even though it’s been severed and is no longer attached to the octopus.
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Moths will vibrate their genitals as a way to prevent bats from locating them.
They couldn’t give the firefighters from Chernobyl morphine, because their veins were literally melting.
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It isn’t your sweat that smells, it comes from bacteria living on your body essentially s******g stuff out after they feast on your secretions
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A Rat King happens when multiple rats become congealed together in a tangle of tails, dirt, hair and blood.
The entire Universe outside our galaxy could have completely disappeared over 20,000 years ago and we still wouldn’t know it yet. Our view of the Universe is actually what it looked like anywhere from thousands to Billions of years ago -with no way to see what it actually looks like “right now”. Imagine if you looked out your front window and saw your yard as it was 6 months ago, neighbors house across the street a year ago, and houses a block or two away as they were several years ago. Also off in the distance you see the glaciers from the last ice age. That’s what it’s like looking out at the Universe.
If Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin got stuck on the moon the official policy was to cut communication and let them suffocate in silence, Nixon even had a speech prepared in case this happened.
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The phrase “shoot for the moon. If you miss you’ll land amongst the stars.”
The next nearest star is 4.3 light years away. If you miss the moon, you’re absolutely f****d
When you’re cremated, your teeth explode from the heat.
Chimpanzees just flat out love to eat monkeys.
They love it so much they’ve feasted on certain breeds to local extinction.
Always found this mildly (moderately) disturbing because of the similarities in the species, like if wolves sought after puppies.
In infants, their adult teeth are behind their eyes.