Posts Tagged 'misconception'

10 Common Misconceptions About Space

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From Geek.com –

Space is a difficult concept to represent on film, and not just because of floating hair and upside-down camera angles. The concept of space, a low- or no-gravity environment with no atmosphere and all sorts of foreign dangers, is difficult to portray accurately and still complete an engaging story. Still, some of cinema’s most beloved “facts” have wormed their way into the popular understanding of space. This must be brought to a swift and merciless end.

Continue to the article HERE.

 

8 Misconceptions About Animals [video]

21 Surprising Common Misconceptions

BuzzFeed presents a very interesting list of common misconceptions. I found several of them thought provoking, such as – #1. There’s No Evidence That Vikings Had Horns On Their Helmets, or, #17. Sugar Does Not Cause Hyperactivity In Children. The list cites no sources for the assertions – a serious shortcoming – I don’t have the time to do the research.

Read the entire list HERE.

 

 

 


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