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There are serious health reasons why you shouldn’t eat your boogers

Over 90% of adults pick their noses, and many people end up eating those boogers. But it turns out, snacking on snot is a bad idea. Boogers trap invading viruses and bacteria before they can enter your body, so eating boogers might expose your system to these pathogens. Odds are […]
There are serious health reasons why you shouldn’t eat your boogers
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Watch how planes sideways land in high crosswinds

Aeroplane crabbing is usually needed because of high crosswinds. Those strong winds can also prevent planes from taking off and landing at the airport. Watch the video above to learn exactly how the aircraft lands in these conditions. Following is a transcript of the video. Alex Appolonia: It’s not always […]
Watch how planes sideways land in high crosswinds
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Why your nose runs when it’s cold outside

A runny nose is common when we’re sick, but it can come unexpected when we’re perfectly healthy. So why do we get runny noses in the middle of summer or in the winter when we don’t have a cold? NYU otolaryngologist Dr. Erich Voigt says it has to do with […]
Why your nose runs when it’s cold outside