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35 Facts You Learned in School That Are Actually Lies

Cheapism Logo By Andrew Lisa of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 36: Chameleons have the remarkable ability to change color, but <a href="https://www.livescience.com/33159-chameleon-color-change-isnt-all-about-hiding.html">it's not to blend in with surroundings</a> while hiding from predators. Some chameleons change with the temperature or amount of stress they're experiencing. Others change colors to warn other lizards of danger. And of course, some males brighten things up to attract female chameleons.

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Mark Twain famously said, "Don't let school interfere with your education." Although the famed author had more meanings in mind than calling out specific educational untruths, it turns out plenty of the "facts" learned in school are actually myths, propaganda, misinformation, or downright lies.
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