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Science can't explain all


Time to cut to the chase with a look at the top ten things that science just can't explain. Not minor mysteries like how Keith Richards is still walking, these are the biggies: dark matter, the end of the Universe and female orgasms.

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“Scientists should be on tap but not on top.”

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