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What If We Relocated Humanity to Proxima B?



Even though humanity might not have to leave the Earth in your lifetime, we should start preparing early on. Not only could it take centuries to set up the relocation program, it would take generations to move to a potential new home. That right there is Proxima Centauri b, or just Proxima b. It’s the closest potentially habitable planet out there, its temperatures are in the bearable range, and it could just have the right breathable atmosphere. We only have to get there. How long would our journey last?

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What If There Were Only 1,000 People Left on Earth?

What If There Were Only 1,000 People Left on Earth?

With so many amazing things happening in the world today, what could possibly go wrong? Well…A giant asteroid is barrelling on a collision course with Earth, and life as we know it is on the brink. After the smoke clears…
How do we start over? Where would we live? What might we do differently?

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What If the U.S. President Dies Before the Election?

What If the U.S. President Dies Before the Election?

President Donald Trump has tested positive for COVID-19. Trump is 74 years old, and not to mention overweight. Advanced age and obesity are two factors that put someone at high risk of death from COVID-19. So what would happen if the president died just before the U.S. election? How would this affect the election? Who would the new presidential candidate be? And how would this new candidate be chosen?

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What If We Never Aged?

What If We Never Aged?

Do you remember when you used to look forward to your birthday? For a while, getting older was exciting. Every year made you smarter, faster, bigger, and stronger. You could do more in a day. And as bedtimes became more lax, you could do more in a night too. Golly, is it 4 p.m. already? What the [beep] happened? Aging, that’s what happened. Don’t like your birthday anymore? Tired of feeling tired all the time? And weaker? And smaller? And slower? Cheer up. We can fix that for you.

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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 Only Lived for 24 Hours?

What If You Only Lived for 24 Hours?

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Wow, life sure is amazing. I can’t wait to grow up and …They say we grow up fast, but what if it wasn’t just an expression? What if, instead of living a life for 80 years, we went through our life cycles in just 24 hours? Yeah, you heard me, 24 hours. Within a day, you would grow from a newborn baby, to a senior citizen on your death bed. What would your condensed lifestyle be like? And could this really happen to you?

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What If the Big Rip Happened Tomorrow?

What If the Big Rip Happened Tomorrow?

So we all know about the Big Bang, right? The cosmic explosion that created our Universe. Well, as with everything, there is a beginning … and an end.This is the Big Rip, the ultimate fate of our Universe. It will be a cosmic event that will tear apart galaxies, one by one. Stars, planets, you, everything will be eviscerated. Luckily, it’s not going to happen for another 20-30 billion years. But what if we weren’t so lucky? What if the Big Rip happened tomorrow? What would happen to our planet? And would this really be the end of everything we know?

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What If You Got Sucked Into a Tornado?

What If You Got Sucked Into a Tornado?

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A devastating tornado is heading your way. And you only have about 13 minutes to get to a safe place. If not, you might just find yourself getting sucked into a freezing vortex, and being tossed around at speeds up to 480 km/h (300 mph), while also dodging homes, cars, and maybe even cows traveling at the same speed. Do you really want to take that chance?

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What If the Yellowstone Volcano Erupted Tomorrow?

What If the Yellowstone Volcano Erupted Tomorrow?

Located in the United States, one of the world’s largest volcanoes is gearing up to explode. It’s known as the Yellowstone Volcano, and it’s not just any regular volcano. Instead, it’s a supervolcano! If Yellowstone decided to erupt, the results would be devastating. But just how bad would they be? Is there anything we could do to stop it? Could this affect the entire world? And how would this change our weather?

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What If Bigfoot Actually Exists?

What If Bigfoot Actually Exists?

The truth is out there.With thousands of sightings, theories and believers, the creature known as Bigfoot has become the stuff of legend. What if this fabled cryptid was doing more than lurking in our imaginations? What if Bigfoot was actually real? Where did Bigfoot come from? What secrets would it reveal? And could it really be out there?

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