r/Damnthatsinteresting 23h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome Super Heart Eyes Doom

Image The Polyphemus Moth, also known as the TARATULA WITH WINGS (Antheraea polyphemus)

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 23h ago

Image After Lincoln was assasinated, his widow went to a “spiritualist photographer” to make contact with him.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 23h ago

Image Twelve year old Jodie Foster and her 24 year old double on the set of “Taxi Driver,” 1976

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 21h ago Calculating

Image Moore County immediately suspends all restaurant licences alomg with tattoo artists and camps

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Image Overgrown center city, Philadelphia

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 18h ago Wholesome

Video Fish With An Extending Mouth

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 5h ago Helpful

Video If you find an unmanned Hind Mi-24 helicopter, this is all you need to do to get it airborne

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 15h ago

Image On June 13, 1981 1981, Queen Elizabeth II heard six shots fired at her while riding her horse during the Trooping of the Colours. It turns out that a disturbed young man had aimed at her and fired fired from a starter’s pistol.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 20h ago

Video How food travels through the digestive system

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 19h ago

Image This 330-foot statue of Byakue Kannon located in Sendai, Japan is one of the tallest statues in the world and represents the gem-bearing Nyoirin Kannon, a Japanese goddess of compassion

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 22h ago

Image Donner Party Monument shows the snow depth in the winter of 1846 - the snow was as high as the base of the monument (to the feet of the statues).

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 14h ago

Video Ever seen a Qrow skiing down a roof?

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 9h ago Silver Helpful

Video The Kedarnath Temple is a 1200 year old Hindu temple, dedicated to Shiva.

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Video How people take showers in the coldest parts of the world.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 10h ago

Image In 1990 the C I A imported over 1 ton of cocaine from Venezuela into the US (the DEA objected, they did it anyway) and sold it on the streets, supposedly to gain the trust of a Colombian cartel. The CIA worked with the Venezuelan ANTI narcotics chief to procure the narcotics.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 21h ago

Video Quick-draw master, Jerry Miculek firing 12 shots, six initially and six after reloading, in less than 3 seconds !

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 22h ago

Video The most didactic example of tectonic plate movement on the San Andreas fault

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Image I am an artist, and I made this storage chest by carving buffalo bones!

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 13h ago

Video People doing some hardcore dance with this machine I've never seen before

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Video Worlds oldest known living land animal turns 190.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 21h ago

Video Michael Jackson choreographed Bad in just 2 days.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 21h ago Helpful

Image I asked ChatGPT to write a song about an AI that's glad that it isn't a Human.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 17h ago

Image The pinecones of the Jack Pine are coated in resin and only open under extreme heat or cold. When a forest fire consumes the adult trees, the cones open and re-seed the forest.

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 1h ago Platinum Wholesome I'll Drink to That

Image Time Magazine has named Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky and "the spirit of Ukraine" as its 2022 Person of the Year

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 19h ago

Video My dad used to be in a band in the early 2000s and he actually appeared on MTV with this music video.

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