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Here’s why the Russian military has so many serious accidents

In recent weeks, dozens of people have been killed or wounded in Russian military accidents involving fires and explosions. “There’s a tendency for accidents to happen in Russia,” Jeffrey Edmonds, a Russia expert at CNA, told INSIDER. Edmonds, a former CIA analyst, explained that Russia often combines a willingness to […]
Here’s why the Russian military has so many serious accidents
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10 celebrities who survived brushes with death

Freak accidents have almost taken the lives of many beloved actors, musicians, and public figures. Harrison Ford survived an action movie-level plane crash and Amy Schumer credits a stranger for saving her life after a gruesome surfing incident. A car crash inspired Kanye West‘s debut single, “Through the Wire.” Oftentimes, […]
10 celebrities who survived brushes with death
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The 18 most shocking airline stories of 2018

2018 was a busy year for the aviation industry, with nearly four billion people from around the world estimated to have used aeroplanes to travel. While the vast majority of worldwide flights departed and landed without incident, several surprising stories featuring bad behaviour by either passengers or crew members made […]
The 18 most shocking airline stories of 2018
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18 accidental and unintended scientific discoveries that changed the world

Viagra, LSD, and pacemakers weren’t intentional discoveries. Often, world-changing discoveries happen when someone finds something they aren’t looking for. Sometimes, these discoveries are the result of a true accident, but often they are the result of someone realising a material can be used in a new way or for a […]
18 accidental and unintended scientific discoveries that changed the world
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The biggest risks facing the world in 2018

Every year, Eurasia Group puts out their Top Risks report, and the world pays attention – from Wall Street to Washington. Here is their ranking for the top risks facing the world in 2018. The following is a transcript of the video: The biggest risks facing the world in 2018 […]
The biggest risks facing the world in 2018