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What If You Were Infected by the Cordyceps Fungus?

What If You Were Infected by the Cordyceps Fungus?

Deep in the jungle, there’s a fungus that infects creatures, and turns them into zombies. This deadly fungus, known as Cordyceps, has the ability to take out entire species. What if this fungus infected you, by touching your skin, or just by breathing it in? Could the Cordyceps fungus turn you into a zombie? What would it do to your body? And how likely is it that this will happen to you?

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What If You Were Attacked by Murder Hornets?

What If You Were Attacked by Murder Hornets?

They’ve been terrorizing animals and humans in Asia, and now they’ve come to North America. This is the murder hornet, one of the deadliest insects on our planet. What would happen if a murder hornet stung you? Could you be killed by one? And what makes them so deadly?

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What If the Kraken Was Real?

What If the Kraken Was Real?

It’s time to release the kraken! This is the legendary sea monster. It’s massive, terrifying and hungry. Thankfully, it’s just a myth… right? What if this behemoth of the sea actually existed? How would this leviathan live in the real world? And how would this monster affect our lives?

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What If Mosasaurus Were Still Alive?

What If Mosasaurus Were Still Alive?

Could a monster be lurking in our oceans? And no, we’re not talking about the Loch Ness Monster or the Megalodon, we’re talking about a creature you probably have never heard of. The Mosasaur. But what is a Mosasaur? Could it have survived the great extinction? And if it did, how would it change our oceans?

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What If the Megalodon Shark Fought the Mosasaurus?

What If the Megalodon Shark Fought the Mosasaurus?

Millions of years ago, the megalodon shark was one of the scariest creatures to ever lurk in our seas. And even before that, the mosasaurs reigned supreme, terrorizing every ocean creature in sight. Both these creatures were the apex predators in their separate eras. But what would happen if they had lived during the same time and fought? How would this battle play out? Which creature would have had the most advantages? And who would win?

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What If You Fell Into a Piranha Pool?

What If You Fell Into a Piranha Pool?

Its teeth are supposedly so sharp that if it were to bite you, you would only realize it after you saw the blood. But what if you were attacked by a school of these colorful, fast-moving carnivores? How much would you feel? How long would you last?

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