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What If a COVID Vaccine Were Available Tomorrow?



With COVID cases on the rise in many countries, the race to find an effective vaccine is becoming a more pressing concern every day. The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has just announced that they have succesfully produced a COVID-19 vaccine in the lab which is 95% effective against the virus. Could this be our solution to the pandemic? And, where do I sign up? How long will it take for a vaccine to be readily available worldwide? What makes the Pfizer COVID vaccine so unique? And, who gets access to it first? Peter quietly mutters “can I call dibs on it

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What If You Were Attacked by Murder Hornets? #Shorts



They’ve been terrorizing animals and humans in Asia, and now
they’ve come to North America. This is the murder hornet, one of
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What If You Held in All Your Farts?



What happens if you hold in your farts too long? We’ve all been taught that farting loudly and proudly in public is not okay. So instead, we all try to keep our farts inside, no matter how much pain or discomfort they cause. But could this social norm be endangering our health? How could you die from holding in your farts? If you hold them long enough, could they disappear? Or would they come out of your mouth instead?

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What If We Detonated an Antimatter Bomb on Earth?



It’s time to live your ultimate supervillain fantasy. Today, you’re going to unleash your masterpiece of mass destruction. An antimatter bomb. What is antimatter? How would you build it? What is particle physics used for? How strong is an antimatter bomb? How much damage would it do to the planet? What will happen to the Universe? And how much damage would it do to your bank account?

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What If We Refueled the Sun With Jupiter?



In five billion years, we’re gonna have a hefty problem on our hands. Well, only if we’re still living on Earth at this point. Our Sun will be on the brink of collapse. If we don’t find a way to give it all the fuel it needs, well, we’re toast. How could Jupiter help us refuel the Sun? What other stars have consumed gas giants? What would life be like without Jupiter?

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What If We Discovered Alien Life on Mars?



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Just north of the Martian equator lies a 45 km (28 mi) wide impact crater that scientists believe may have been the site of an ancient lake. Here at Jezero Crater, scientists theorize that its frozen soil may contain the most significant discovery of humankind, life. On February 18th, 2021, NASA’s Perseverance rover will search this crater to find out if we’re truly alone. What is the likelihood of life on Mars? How would the Mars landing be? What would these Martians look like? What if we found aliens on Mars? How will we send samples back to Earth?

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What If Lightsabers Were Real?



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Do you long for an elegant weapon from a more civilized age? Something less clumsy and random. As you hone your sensitivity to the Force, you may wonder. What if lightsabers were real? How hot would the plasma burn? How does a lightsaber know when to stop? And would this weapon require a license? How does a plasma torch work?

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What If You Wore 100 Layers of Makeup?



Do you know what you’re putting on your skin? Makeup can highlight your best features, smooth out imperfections, and help you feel confident. And sometimes, you’re just too tired to wash it off before you go to bed. You could get away with this for one night without causing too much damage. But what if one night turns into two, then three, then four, and then 100 days go by, and you still haven’t taken your makeup off? What would you look like? Can makeup cause acne? Or cancer?

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What If Poltergeists Were Real?



This video is said to show a genuine poltergeist in action. In just 90 seconds, you can see lockers being rocked back and forth, doors opening, and this sign flipping out of nowhere. Ahh, that gets me every time! Well, thankfully poltergeists aren’t real, right? … Right? Where do they come from? How do we get rid of them? And how much drama is a poltergeist going to cause me?

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What If Mount Everest Were an Active Volcano?



We all know how dangerous climbing Mount Everest can be. Just in this past year, it claimed the lives of 11 people. Yet despite the risk, its sheer magnitude and beauty inspires around 800 climbers a year to flock to the mountain. But what if we stepped it up a notch and made Everest even more dangerous? Imagine this peaceful giant was an angry volcano waiting to burst. How’s that for an adrenaline rush! What would happen if Everest erupted? How would it affect the rest of the world? Could we prevent it and others like it?

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