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K S Lane

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  • Harry Potter Spells: The Complete List
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    Harry Potter Spells: The Complete List

    4 days ago

    The article lists all spells, charms, jinxes, hexes and curses used in the Harry Potter series, along with what they do and when they were first used.

  • How Do Atomic Bombs Work? A Simple Overview
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    How Do Atomic Bombs Work? A Simple Overview

    7 weeks ago

    The world has lived in fear of nuclear warfare for over sixty years. But how do atomic bombs work? What's the science behind weapons of mass destruction? What does uranium have to do with them and what exactly is nuclear fission? This article gives a simple overview of how nuclear bombs work.

  • Atoms, Molecules, and Compounds: What's the Difference?
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    Atoms, Molecules, and Compounds: What's the Difference?

    7 weeks ago

    This article discusses the differences between some of the most basic units of chemistry: atoms, molecules, and compounds. Though they might seem to be similar, particularly molecules and compounds, there are actually distinct differences between each one.

  • 100 Good Debate Topics
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    100 Good Debate Topics

    12 days ago

    This article lists 100 of the most current, interesting, and all around best debate topics available. Whether you want to ace your high-school English class or wow your college professors there's a good debate topic in here for you!

  • How to Write a Debate
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    How to Write a Debate

    7 weeks ago

    Whether it's for school or for an external club, writing a debate is tough. There are many different things to consider; formatting, style, and the arguments themselves are just the tip of the iceberg. To help you remove the guesswork, this article explores how to write a debate in six easy steps.

  • 4thewords Review: Turn Writing Into a Game!
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    4thewords Review: Turn Writing Into a Game!

    2 months ago

    4thewords is a fantasy game that has users travelling across a detailed and expansive world while fighting monsters, crafting weapons, and completing quests. And the best part? The only way to advance is by writing.

  • 50 Birthday Messages to Send to a Friend
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    50 Birthday Messages to Send to a Friend

    2 weeks ago

    Coming up with a birthday message to send to a friend can be a challenge. You want something that encapsulates your friendship; that's funny and sincere at the same time but that isn't over the top. This article lists 50 birthday messages appropriate for friends, acquaintances, and colleagues.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The 10 Best Jake and Amy Episodes
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    Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The 10 Best Jake and Amy Episodes

    8 weeks ago

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine features Jake Peralta and Amy Santiago; two talented detectives with an intense workplace rivalry. However, as the seasons progress fans start to see the rivalry blossom into a relationship. This article lists the 10 most significant Jake and Amy episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

  • How to Memorize the Elements of the Periodic Table
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    How to Memorize the Elements of the Periodic Table

    2 months ago

    This article lists five fool-proof methods to help you memorize the elements of the periodic table, their chemical symbols, and their atomic numbers. Whether you're studying for a periodic table quiz or just a chemistry enthusiast, these methods will help you memorize the elements in no time!

  • 10 Creative Writing Prompts to Feed Your Imagination
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    10 Creative Writing Prompts to Feed Your Imagination

    2 months ago

    This article lists 10 of the best creative writing prompts out there to help feed your imagination and get you writing. Whether you need to write a story for school or whether you write for pleasure, there's a prompt or exercise here for you!

  • How to Choose an Awesome Pen Name
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    How to Choose an Awesome Pen Name

    2 months ago

    Many writers chose to publish their work under a pen name to protect their identity, save themselves from embarrassment or fulfil their desire to have a secret identity. This article lists 4 fool-proof methods to chose your very own professional, unique and memorable pen name.

  • How Often Should You Shower? The Answer Is Less Than You Might Think!
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    How Often Should You Shower? The Answer Is Less Than You Might Think!

    2 months ago

    How often should you shower? Once a day? More than once? This article explores the science behind showering and explains why you're probably doing it more than you should, the negative effects of over-showering and how to avoid them, and why people started showering so often in the first place.

  • The Five Best Educational Youtube Channels
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    The Five Best Educational Youtube Channels

    3 months ago

    Contrary to popular belief, YouTube isn't just for cat videos. This article lists 5 of the best educational YouTube channels that feature engaging content and are hosted by real life experts. If you're interested in learning physics, art or anything in between, YouTube is the best place to start!

  • The 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals Known to Man
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    The 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals Known to Man

    3 months ago

    As human beings we live, breathe and eat chemicals every day. However, that doesn't mean that some chemicals aren't insanely dangerous. This article lists 10 of the most dangerous chemicals known to man kind, including ones that are explosive, poisonous, carcinogenic, and corrosive.

  • The History of the Periodic Table: When Was Each Element Discovered?
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    The History of the Periodic Table: When Was Each Element Discovered?

    2 months ago

    This article lists the 118 elements of the periodic table and explains when each was discovered as well as which scientist was the first to isolate them.

  • Word Cookies Novice Chef Answers: Ginger, Milk, Vanilla, Cinnamon, and Banana
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    Word Cookies Novice Chef Answers: Ginger, Milk, Vanilla, Cinnamon, and Banana

    3 months ago

    This article lists the answers to the Novice Chef stage of the popular app Word Cookies, including all Ginger, Milk, Vanilla, Cinnamon, and Banana levels.

  • What Does That Mean? The 2019 Guide to Internet Slang
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    What Does That Mean? The 2019 Guide to Internet Slang

    2 weeks ago

    Do you know what hmu means? What about wig, yeet, and bae? Internet slang is constantly changing and can be difficult to get a grip of. This handy guide lists all of the acronyms, abbreviations and slang words commonly used in 2019 to help keep you up to date on the latest internet lingo.

  • Can Science Explain Why People See Ghosts?
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    Can Science Explain Why People See Ghosts?

    3 months ago

    All the scientific evidence says that ghosts don't exist, and yet millions of people claim to have seen one before. This article discusses four prevailing scientific theories that explain why so many people see ghosts or spirits, and concludes that in a certain way maybe ghosts do exist after all.

  • Why Do Humans Cry?
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    Why Do Humans Cry?

    4 months ago

    Humans are the only species on the planet that cry in response to strong emotions. But why, exactly, do we get all teary when we watch sad movies? Are the tears we shed when cutting an onion different from the tears we cry at funerals? This article explores the science behind why humans cry.

  • Top 10 Best Riddles and Answers
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    Top 10 Best Riddles and Answers

    3 months ago

    Riddles can be great pastimes, funny ways to trick your friends and effective opportunities to broaden your mind. Listed in this article are the top ten best riddles, along with an explanation of their answer for those that prove too tricky.

  • 5 of the Worst Shipwrecks in History
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    5 of the Worst Shipwrecks in History

    5 months ago

    Maritime disasters, whether in times of war or peace, can be some of the deadliest, most devastating events imaginable.This article lists five of the worst shipwrecks in history, from the famous sinking of the Titanic to the little know tragedy of the MV Wilhelm Gustloff.

  • Why Can't Humans Drink Seawater?
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    Why Can't Humans Drink Seawater?

    5 months ago

    Why does drinking salty seawater only make humans more thirsty? How are the kidneys involved? What would happen if you only drank salt water for an extended period of time? This article explores all of these questions and more.

  • The Famous Last Words of 20 Famous People
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    The Famous Last Words of 20 Famous People

    6 months ago

    This article details the famous last words of 20 writers, artists, politicians, musicians and businessmen. Some of the last words included are those of Steve Jobs, John Adams, Kurt Cobain and Marie Antoinette.

  • 20 Inspirational Writing Quotes
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    20 Inspirational Writing Quotes

    6 months ago

    This article lists 20 inspirational quotes for writers. Some are by famous authors and some are by lesser known ones, but they all have the effect of making you feel excited and motivated to write again!

  • 25 Short Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
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    25 Short Inspirational Quotes and Sayings

    3 months ago

    This article lists 25 simple, short, and inspirational quotes that will get you off your couch and out achieving your dreams!

  • How Does Paracetamol Work?
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    How Does Paracetamol Work?

    7 months ago

    Paracetamol, also known as acetaminophen, is one of the most commonly used drugs in the world. But how does it work? Does it have side effects? This article touches on the chemistry behind the popular pain killer, delves into the history of its use and then explains the mechanism behind its effects.

  • 10 Things You're Saying That Make you Sound Dumb
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    10 Things You're Saying That Make you Sound Dumb

    7 months ago

    No one wants to sound dumb or uneducated in front of their peers, but sometimes you can misspeak and not even realise it. This article lists 10 commonly misused phrases and words that you're saying that are making you sound dumb.

  • Wordscapes Sky Answers: Wind, Rays, Dusk, Cloud, and Sun
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    Wordscapes Sky Answers: Wind, Rays, Dusk, Cloud, and Sun

    7 months ago

    Wordscapes is an entertaining, but tricky little game. This article provides the answers for the Sky stage of the game, including all Wind, Rays, Dusk, Cloud, and Sun levels.

  • How Does Caffeine Work?
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    How Does Caffeine Work?

    7 months ago

    Caffeine is the world's most widely used drug, but despite this not many people stop to consider how it actually works. What is it, where does it come from and how does it make you feel so good? This article answers all of these questions and more.

  • Wordscapes Canyon Answers: Ravine, Pass, Arch, Cliff, and Pillar
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    Wordscapes Canyon Answers: Ravine, Pass, Arch, Cliff, and Pillar

    8 months ago

    Wordscapes is an entertaining, but tricky little game. This article provides the answers for the canyon stage of the game, including all ravine, pass, arch, cliff, and pillar levels.

  • How Do Glow Sticks Work?
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    How Do Glow Sticks Work?

    8 months ago

    You've probably used a good few glow sticks in your life, but do you know how they work? What's in them? Who invented them? This article answers all those questions and more.

  • What Is Fool's Gold?
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    What Is Fool's Gold?

    9 months ago

    Fool's Gold, chemical name pyrite, is a puzzling mineral that has baffled gold prospectors for centuries. This article details the differences between pyrite and true gold and explains why the humble rock isn't nearly as valuable as its golden lookalike.

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The 10 Best Rosa Diaz Epsiodes
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    Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The 10 Best Rosa Diaz Epsiodes

    8 months ago

    Hit show Brooklyn Nine-Nine features Rosa Diaz, a leather-jacket wearing badass with a hatred of emotions and anger-management issues. This article lists the ten best episodes featuring fan-favourite Detective Diaz, from season one right up until season 5.

  • The Science of Chocolate: What Makes It so Addictive?
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    The Science of Chocolate: What Makes It so Addictive?

    11 months ago

    Chocolate is a snack beloved by millions. But what exactly is in the sweet treat? How long has it been around for? Is it really an aphrodisiac and antidepressant? And why on earth is it so addictive?

  • Wordscapes Forest Answers: Pine, Dew, Flow, Fog, and Life
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    Wordscapes Forest Answers: Pine, Dew, Flow, Fog, and Life

    12 months ago

    Wordscapes is a fun, but tricky little game. This article provides the answers for the forest stage of the game, including all pine, dew, flow, fog, and life levels.

  • How to Keep Track of Your Writing Progress
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    How to Keep Track of Your Writing Progress

    12 months ago

    Tracking the progress you've made on your writing projects is difficult. This article provides a step by step guide to creating your very own progress spreadsheet and tracking your daily word-counts.

  • 5 Writing Podcasts That Every Aspiring Author Should Listen To
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    5 Writing Podcasts That Every Aspiring Author Should Listen To

    12 months ago

    Podcasts are a great way to help equip yourself with the tools of the writing trade. In this article I detail 5 podcasts that every writer, from novices to pros, should be listening to.

  • Do Pore Strips Actually Work?
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    Do Pore Strips Actually Work?

    12 months ago

    There are few things on this earth more satisfying than using a pore strip. However, the apparently miraculous little inventions might actually not be doing all that they claim to.

  • 5 Ways to Defeat Writer's Block
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    5 Ways to Defeat Writer's Block

    13 months ago

    Finding inspiration to write can be tough, especially if writer's block has you in its clutches. This article details five methods to defeat your procrastination and get writing again.

  • 5 of the Worst Plane Crashes in History
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    5 of the Worst Plane Crashes in History

    3 months ago

    Plane crashes are disastrous events that lead to tragic loss of life. This article details the 5 worst plane crashes of all time and the effects they had on the aviation industry.

  • 21 Words That Will Make You Sound Smarter
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    21 Words That Will Make You Sound Smarter

    8 months ago

    Have you ever wanted to impress a friend or co-worker with your intellect? Do you want to push your next paper up a few grades? In this article I've listed 21 words that will help you to do so.

  • How To Cure A Cold Faster? Hint: Orange Juice Doesn't Work
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    How To Cure A Cold Faster? Hint: Orange Juice Doesn't Work

    13 months ago

    There are hundreds of cures for the common cold floating around on the internet and most of them are entirely bogus. In this article I detail some scientifically proven ways to cure your cold faster.

  • The Top Ten Creepy Deep Sea Creatures
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    The Top Ten Creepy Deep Sea Creatures

    12 months ago

    The unexplored bottom of the ocean floor is home to a plethora of weird and creepy sea creatures who never see the sun. In this Hub I list ten of them, and explain exactly what makes them so creepy.

  • The 5 Most Successful Thieves of All Time
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    The 5 Most Successful Thieves of All Time

    12 months ago

    There are hundreds, if not thousands of prolific thieves running around in the world and causing havoc. This article details the five most successful ones; the worst of the worst, if you will.

  • A Brief History of Aspirin: From Willow Bark to Wonder Drug
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    A Brief History of Aspirin: From Willow Bark to Wonder Drug

    13 months ago

    The humble aspirin tablet is a staple of household medicines. The simple tablet is often overlooked, however it has a fascinating history that spans centuries.

  • Why Is the Sky Blue? Hint: It's Probably Not for the Reason You Think
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    Why Is the Sky Blue? Hint: It's Probably Not for the Reason You Think

    5 weeks ago

    When asked why the sky is blue, most people are able to come up with a vague statement about some gas called ozone being blue. The real answer, however, is much more interesting.

  • From Purrs to Meows: What is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?
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    From Purrs to Meows: What is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?

    12 months ago

    Ever wondered what your precious pet is trying to tell you? This hub details some of the meanings behind common cat vocalisations.

  • Feline Body Language: What Is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?
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    Feline Body Language: What Is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?

    13 months ago

    Cats are notoriously hard to read, but their body language can be an excellent indicator of what they're thinking to the informed pet owner.

  • The 5 Worst Serial Killers Ever Caught
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    The 5 Worst Serial Killers Ever Caught

    12 months ago

    Serial killers are fascinating. Cruel and heartless and often psychopathic, but still fascinating. This article details 5 of the most prolific serial killers to date.

  • The 5 Worst Diseases in History
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    The 5 Worst Diseases in History

    2 months ago

    Diseases are fascinating, at least in a macabre kind of way. This article lists 5 of the worst diseases of all time; the most painful, infectious, deadly, and gruesome conditions seen in human history.

  • 5 Ways To Make Stronger Passwords
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    5 Ways To Make Stronger Passwords

    12 months ago

    Password security is a paramount issue in today's online-centric society. This article details five simple methods that make for stronger, more secure passwords.

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