Whitesnake's 1987 no. 1 hit song, Here I Go Again, was actually a re recording of their 1982 version that never charted. There is only a one word difference in the lyrics. They changed "hobo" to "drifter" to ensure it was no longer mistakenly heard as homo. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Her…
The only difference between a caribou and a reindeer is that caribou are wild and reindeer are domesticated. fda.gov/animal-veterinary…
Early in his career, H.B. Reese, inventor of the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup, created two nearly identical candy bars. The "Lizzie Bar" was named after his oldest daughter and the "Johnny Bar" was named after his son. The only difference between the two was that the Johnny Bar had nuts. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._…
Today I learned the difference between Mbps and MBps. When Internet providers advertise speeds of up to 100Mbps, they mean Megabits per second, not Megabytes per second. One megabyte is equal to eight megabits and therefore speeds of 100Mbps equals 12.5MBps... attplans.com/resources/di…
Black tea and green tea come from the same plant. The only difference is black tea is fermented. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bla…
Humans can hear the difference between hot and cold water being poured. This is because the viscosity of water will go down as temperature increases. npr.org/2014/07/05/328842…
Today I learned about a Swedish journalist who exhibited a series of paintings made by chimpanzee, under the pretense that they were the works of an artist called Pierre Brassau, to test whether critics could tell the difference between modern art and the work of a chimpanzee. Most critics praised it. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pie…
Hedgehogs hibernate and one way you can tell the difference between a hibernating hedgehog and a dead one is if it emits a tiny snore. littlesilverhedgehog.com/…
A study found after a 90 min. workout, athletes who ate organic peanut butter, Clif Shot Bloks, Cytomax powder, PowerBars, & Gatorade showed no difference in insulin, glucose, cholesterol, or triglyceride levels compared to athletes who ate hotcakes, OJ, a hash brown, a hamburger, fries, & Coke. realclearscience.com/jour…
If certain kind of music (such as Icelandic hymns) brings you goosebumps, you may have the ability to experience intense emotions which is because there are differences in your brain structure (Brain connectivity reflects human aesthetic responses to music) academic.oup.com/scan/art…
The notion that we are all 99.9% the same came from looking for differences in our DNA letter by letter. The new studies show people not only have differences within their genes, but also in the number of their genes. We are definitely not as alike as we once believed. genetics.thetech.org/orig…
The difference between a manikin and a mannequin. Manikins are manikins are used to help simulate medical, surgical, or clinical scenarios whereas mannequins are used to show off clothing. engeniumstaffing.com/blog…
Decades after reunification, the former border between East and West Berlin is still visible from space at night due to differences between the streetlamps used by the two sides citymetric.com/horizons/y…
Plants can tell the difference between the shade of an inanimate object (e.g. a rock) and the shade of another plant. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
Chemically speaking, there's not a huge difference between inhaled and exhaled air. woot.com/blog/post/the-de…
The greatest time difference between to points on earth is 26 hours and it's between two neighboring islands in the Pacific Ocean, the Line Islands and the Howland Islands. awakeningtravel.net/trave…
There is a difference between button up and button down shirts, the name button down comes from the buttons on the end of the collar, to button the collar down to the shirt. Hence the name. So all button down shirts are button up shirts but not all button up shirts are button down shirts today.com/style/not-all-b…
There’s no β€˜correct’ side of aluminum foil to use when cooking. The difference between the two sides is due to a manufacturing process. Two layers of foil are pressed together and milled at the same time, because otherwise, it would break. rd.com/food/fun/real-reas…
The Washington monument was constructed in 2 phases separated by over 2 decades, due to funding issues. The stones used in the 2nd phase was different from the one used earlier. Though they looked similar then, the stones have aged differently and the difference is clearly visible now. mallhistory.org/explorati…
There is a difference between pizza sauce and pasta sauce. Pizza sauce is purΓ©ed and uncooked, while pasta sauce is chunkier and slow simmered. thekitchn.com/is-there-a-…
Today I learned of the difference between the Italian "Macaroon" (coconut merengues) and the French "Macaron" (merengue-cream sandwich) freedomalacart.org/macaro…
The difference between freestone and clingstone peaches is literally how much the fruit’s flesh clings to the pit (stone). With freestone peaches, the fruit easily pulls away from the pit, while clingstone peach flesh stubbornly clings to the pit. thekitchn.com/whats-the-d…
Events like earthquakes create differences between GMT and UTC that require the introduction of Leap Seconds to keep them in sync, the last one being Dec 31 2016. en.worldtempus.com/articl…
Blobfish don't normally look all blobby and only look like that when they're pulled from the deep ocean. Its due to the pressure difference animals.howstuffworks.com…
The difference between David Bowie's eyes is caused by Anisocoria ( a condition where the pupils are two different sizes) which developed after Bowie got punched in the eye, in a fight over a girl when he was 15. allabouteyes.com/anisocor…
Today I learned of the Diomede Islands, despite being separated by less than 4 Km, the time difference between them is of 21 hours. In winter the sea between them freezes and one can walk from "yesterday to tomorrow" or from "tomorrow to yesterday". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dio…
In a bra, cup size doesn’t measure breast size. It signifies the difference in measurement between ribcage and bust. A woman can wear an 80B and 75C bra the same. youngwomenshealth.org/201…
Not only is there a difference between male and female tanks, with male tanks having, at the smallest, six-pound guns while female tanks have smaller, typically machine guns, but the French had a tank class called β€˜dream of virgin’ in French army-guide.com/eng/articl…
An "okta" is a unit equal to 1/8 of the sky. Cloud conditions are measured in oktas, so the scientific difference between "partly sunny" and "mostly cloudy" is 1 okta. mentalfloss.com/article/5…
The difference between detonation and deflagration. Detonation is a supersonic chemical reaction in the explosive. Deflagration is a subsonic chemical reaction diffused by heat. dailymotion.com/video/x70…
Paranormal psychic believers and skeptics showed no differences on tasks of memory distortion, autobiographical memory distortion, or working memory capacity. But skeptics consistently outperformed believers on several tasks tapping analytical or logical thinking as well as vocabulary. link.springer.com/article…
China has one time zone despite geographically covering what would be five time zones. It borders Pakistan on the west and there is a 3-hour difference between the two sides of the border. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tim…
Pink Himalayan Salt is one of the most expensive salts in the world. People claim it contains more minerals than ordinary table salt. Scientists found the amount of minerals it contains is so miniscule that it makes no measurable difference. businessinsider.com/what-…
There is a big difference in asking for β€œEverything” and β€œAll The Way” when it comes to ordering toppings on your hotdog/hamburger and there’s slight variations of what that means all over the country. firstwefeast.com/eat/2016…
There is a zip line stretching across the border between Spain and Portugal. The journey on the zip line is over in less than one minute but when you land at the other side you are in a different time zone and will be one hour ahead, thanks to the time difference. interestingengineering.co…
In Michael Jacksons 'Beat it', most of the extras were Bloods and Crips who put aside their differences for the music video. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bea…
The most obvious difference, the one seen at first glance, is that the Arctic Sea is surrounded by land, and the Antarctic is the land surrounded by sea. In other words, the Arctic is a region, a polar circle, while Antarctica is a continent. needforscience.com/geogra…
There is no official difference between a hill and a mountain nationalgeographic.org/en…
There is a difference between an acronym and an initialism. An acronym is when the initials of the words form a new word (e.g. NATO = Nayto) and an initialism is when the initials do not make a new word but are instead read out individually (e.g. BBC = B B C) writingexplained.org/abbr…
Looking at the sky through a cardboard paper towel tube and through a standard drinking straw is about the same as the difference in the amount of sky seen in ordinary binoculars and a small telescope. Binoculars in astronomy are used for their wider field of view skynews.ca/choosing-binoc…
, although it sounds incredible that people have survived falls from aircraft as high as 20 000 feet, the extreme height makes little difference as anything above 10 or 12 stories and you've reached terminal velocity. So a fall from 20,000 is no different from a 500 foot fall." popularmechanics.com/adve…
The term "Life unworthy of life", used by the Nazis to describe the targets of the Holocaust, had been around since 1920 referring to mental disabilities, and later was adopted and extended by the Nazis to include racial differences. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lif…
The way to tell the difference between a blackberry and a black raspberry is whether or not the stem sticks to the fruit or the root system when plucked! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bla…
Ronald Reagan was deeply affected by the film The Day the Earth Stood Still, to the point that at his first meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev, he suggested that the world might put national differences aside in the face of an alien threat nytimes.com/2008/11/02/mo…
One cup measure for baking/cooking can vary by country making a big difference in the outcome of recipes. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cup…
The proportion of genetic difference between different races is actually quite small. Two people from different racial populations can be genetically more similar than two people from the same population. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
The blobfish only looks ugly because they deflate from the pressure difference of being pulled to the surface youtube.com/watch?v=cwu6E…
- It makes no difference which side of the aluminum foil you use, both sides do the same fine job of cooking, freezing and storing food. The difference in appearance between dull and shiny is due to the foil manufacturing process culinarylore.com/food-sci…
Charles Babbage lost 2 games of chess to the Mechanical Turk, an automaton with a chess player hidden inside that fooled people that a machine could play chess. He knew it was a hoax but it inspired his work on the Difference Engine and then the Analytical Engine, the world's first computer. theparisreview.org/blog/2…
There are twin astronauts, Mark and Scott Kelly, born on February 21 1964. Scott spent 340 days in the International Space Station. During and after Scott's year-long mission, the brothers were studied to find physical differences caused by living in space versus a baseline on Earth. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mar…
It is impossible to predict the paths of colliding billiard balls after only a few collisions. Tiny differences in initial positions accumulate to such a degree that by the sixth or seventh collision even the force of gravity from people standing near the pool table changes the outcome. io9.gizmodo.com/the-physi…
The sun's corona can reach tempatures up to 500 times hotter than its actual surface. That's a mind-boggling 3,000,000 Kelvin. The exact mechanism for this extreme difference in tempatures is not completely understood. wikipedia.org/wiki/Corona
The original parmesan cheese is produced in Italy which the name of the cheese is originated as Parmigiano-Reggiano. And that there are differences between Parmigiano-Reggiano and parmesan cheese. thespruceeats.com/parmesa…
Green tea, black tea, oolong tea all come from the same plant. The only difference is the oxidization level of the leaves. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cam…
There are 2 islands near Alaska that are less than 3 mi apart but have a 20 hour time difference en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dio…
There's no nutritional difference in brown and white eggs. The only real difference is the chicken that lays them. bestfoodfacts.org/food-fa…
Former NFL wide receiver Malcom Floyd’s parents allowed his older brother to name him, so his brother named Malcom after himself (Malcolm). The spelling difference was their father’s idea. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mal…
The difference between a bolt or a screw is whether there is a nut used or not. A fastener can be a screw in one application and a bolt in another, if it uses a nut. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bol…
Blind people can usually tell the difference between day and night perhaps even with total vision loss. Still being able to perceive light non visually. www-livescience-com.cdn.p…
There are regional differences between Girl Scout cookies because they employ two different manufacturers flowingdata.com/2015/03/0…
$30,000 in 1964 is equivalent in purchasing power to about $248,476.45 in 2019, a difference of $218,476.45 over 54 years. The 1964 inflation rate was 1.31%. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics consumer price index, today's prices in 2019 are 728.25% higher than average prices in 1964 in2013dollars.com/
Mr. Rogers produced only one "holiday special" during his career, featuring Christmas and Hanukkah songs, but also welcoming "children who celebrate neither." He called the holiday season Slopperydozafanoondapuck, meaning "what a difference one person can make". metv.com/stories/40-years…
Water makes different pouring sounds depending on its temperature and 96% of people can tell the difference between hot and cold water by the sound it makes being poured. npr.org/2014/07/05/328842…
Dolphins and porpoises have a number of differences, and here are just two of them. Dolphins’ teeth are cone-shaped, while porpoises’ teeth are spade-shaped. Dolphins typically have a bulbous head and a clearly-defined "beak"; porpoises usually have a rounder face without the pronounced beak. us.whales.org/whales-dolp…
In 1994 Rashida Jones (Karen from The Office & Ann from Parks and Rec.) wrote an open letter to Tupac in response to remarks made by him about her parents' interracial marriage. They eventually patched up their differences and Tupac went on to become friends with Rashida and her family. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ras…
Millions of years ago, the collisions between the continents of Avalonia (where England and Wales were) and Laurentia (where Scotland was), formed the Scottish Highlands border. The different soil and rocks have lead to differences in flora, fauna and societies between the two countries. youtube.com/watch?v=9DqZY…
The star "Kepler 11145123" is the roundest naturally formed object in the universe. The difference between its equatorial and polar radii is only 3 km, which in comparison to its mean radius which is 1.5 million km, makes it extraordinarily spherical. astronomynow.com/2016/11/…
The differences between AI and Machine Learning are: in ML, the system learns from data. It does not make its own decisions. In AI, the system makes decisions. ML is one of the many goals of AI. AI has multiple goals like reasoning, computer vision, robotics, machine learning, etc. hackr.io/blog/ai-vs-machi…
The sun and the moon look to be the same size because the diameter of the sun and moon and the distance to earth both share a 1:400 difference, making them look the same size, this has not been seen with any other planet-moon combination earthsky.org/space/coinci…
Eclairs and Long Johns, while sometimes advertised as being the same thing, have key differences. Long Johns use doughnut, yeast-risen or batter-derived pastry, not steam-puffed choux dough. Both eclairs and Long Johns can be filled with custard. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3…
There's a legal difference between a non-profit organization and not-for-profit organization in the US. For example, The income that nonprofit and not-for-profit organizations generate is used differently. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non…
Difference between fog and mist. Fog applies when you can't see 1 km away, while mist means you can see further. bristolpost.co.uk/news/br…
; the name for wanting to choke someone out for chewing loudly or breathing loudly is called "misophonia" and that it is traced to actual difference in brain processes. getpocket.com/explore/ite…
Rubbing your eyes increases the pressure within the eyeball and this pressure activates ganglion cells in the retina in the same way as light does. Your brain doesn’t know the difference and so interprets the activation as though you were seeing light from the world outside. sciencefocus.com/the-huma…
Reindeer are the only mammals that can see ultraviolet light. This means that they can easily tell the difference between white fur and snow because white fur has much higher contrast. It helps them discover predators early in snowy landscapes. mentalfloss.com/article/2…
In Canada, the language difference between English and French Canadians carries over to the deaf - English use American sign, while Quebecois tend to use Quebecois sign language edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/cur/lan…
China creates so much synthetic diamonds that are identical to real diamonds that prices of diamonds are being driven down and De Beers has created a university to study how to identify "natural" and "man made" diamonds because no experts can tell the difference. scmp.com/business/compani…
If dolphins drink fresh water they stop eating. Since they get fluids from their food they cant tell the difference between hunger and thirst. io9.gizmodo.com/ten-sense…
People may have difficulty determining which direction an emergency siren is coming from due to the phase difference of high frequencies at the ears. (Low frequencies have the issue if the wavelengths are larger than our heads.) This has led to the development of white noise and other sirens. acentech.com/blog/cutting…
Independent of lifestyle, men have a 2-5 greatest risk of heart disease. Sex differences account for nearly half the risk factor of cardiovascular death en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car…
There is actually a difference between spades and shovels. Spades are used for cutting and lifting, whereas shovels are used for digging. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spa…
There are accents in sign language, apparent in how words are signed differentlyβ€”it’s a lexical difference, similar to how some Americans say β€œpop” while others say β€œsoda,” explains Meredith Tamminga, one of the professors conducting the research penntoday.upenn.edu/news/…
The difference between "Jr." and "II" is that "Jr." JR is to be used when the child is going to have the same name as his father, whereas "II" should be used when the child would be taking the name of a family member other than his father. differencebetween.net/mis…
The Emperor's New Groove was originally intended to be a musical epic similar to the Lion King titled Kingdom of the Sun, but after bad test screenings, the poor box office performance of Pocahontas, and creative differences between the directors, it was made into a light comedy en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
There’s a difference between hot cocoa and hot chocolate; hot cocoa is made with cocoa powder while hot chocolate is made with already-processed chocolate (like in syrup or melted form) thekitchn.com/whats-the-d…
A US senator sent a complaint to Tinder that hackers can hack users by measuring the difference in transmission length between a left and right swipe. Match.com which owns Tinder fixed the issue and sent a response letter. techcrunch.com/2018/02/14…
Despite being a self-made billionaire with several successful businesses, Richard Branson didn’t know the difference between gross profit and net profit until well into his 50’s, asking his board β€œAre these numbers good or bad?” cnbc.com/2018/10/18/richa…
A riddle from 1688 goes. "If a man born blind can feel the differences between shapes such as spheres and cubes, could he, if given the ability, distinguish those objects by sight alone?" In 2003 the riddle was solved when five people had their sight restored though surgery. They could not. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mol…
A group of audiophiles were unable to tell the difference between music transmitted over monster cables vs a coat hanger. gizmodo.com/363154/audiop…
Many men who climb Everest get weird boners because of the difference in altitude and air pressure causing more blood to flow into the penis vice.com/en_us/article/wj…
The city of Vancouver dropped the speed limit on Hastings St to 30km/h in order to protect drug addicts that can't tell the difference between the road and the sidewalk nationalpost.com/opinion/…
South Koreans have grown 3 inches taller than their North Koreans counterparts. They are genetically the same and have been living similar lives till divide in the last century. The nutritional difference of only 50/60 years has caused this difference. bbc.com/news/magazine-177…
The murder of Billy Batts in the movie "Goodfellas" is based on the killing of William Bentvena, with the only significant difference being he was killed two days after the shoe shine insult. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tho…
β€” The only difference between a hurricane and a typhoon is the location where the storm occurs. In the North Atlantic, central North Pacific, and eastern North Pacific, the term hurricane is used. The same type of disturbance in the Northwest Pacific is called a typhoon. oceanservice.noaa.gov/fac…
The difference in CAD versions used between the designers in Europe cost Airbus an additional $6B in delays for the A380 project. calleam.com/WTPF/?p=4700
Earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain are terms for different types of ceramic pottery. The difference is due to the different temperature the clay is fired at. nomliving.com/blogs/thing…
Both black and white rhinoceroses are actually gray. They are different not in color but in lip shape. The black rhino has a pointed upper lip, while its white relative has a squared lip. The difference in lip shape is related to the animals' diets. nationalgeographic.com/an…
Color Blind people can see the differences in texture and brightness more intensely than normal people and were even used in WWII to spot camouflage. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
The difference between a carousel and a merry-go-round. A carousel is any rotating device used to carry objects or information, and a merry-go-round is the ride at amusement parks. wikidiff.com/carousel/mer…
Sacha Baron Cohen left the Freddie Mercury biopic over creative differences with Queen; he was told Mercury died in the middle of the film. Impressed, he thought they meant a non-linear story structure like Pulp Fiction but realized the second half would be how the band β€œcarried on.” rollingstone.com/movies/n…

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