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MENSA Founded in the U.S. on MAY 10, 1971 and Some Surprising Members

Mensa, where the only qualification is to have a high I.Q., 132 or above, first formed in England in 1946 by British scientist and lawyer Dr. Lance Ware and Australian lawyer Roland Berrill. Race, Creed or Country of origin didn’t matter as long as you had a high I.Q., you were in. On May 10, 1971, the American MENSA society formed in New York.

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Pool, Getty Images

NASA Says the Human Body Not Built for Space Travel

In science fiction movies, man travels through space with no problem, hopping from universe to universe, but the reality is, man was not built to travel through space. NASA says there are many problems the human body goes through in space; many they still haven’t been able to solve.

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What Does 200 Calories Look Like?

For those of you still on your New Year's resolution to lose weight, this is pretty cool to watch.

Have you ever wondered what 200 calories looks like?

In this video you can see the difference!

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Mario Tama, Getty Images

Colorado Looking to Put Marriage Classes on the Ballot

On the November ballot in Colorado there is group that is trying to get a proposal that would have all pre-wedding brides and grooms take a marriage class before saying ‘I Do’. It would be mandatory for couples to take the class, a pre marriage counseling session.

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Mark Kolbe, Getty Images

Food You Should Never Eat Raw

There are some foods you should never eat raw. Since the discovery of fire, man has learned to cook food to make it taste better and to make it more healthy for us to eat. Animals, of course, can’t control fire like us, so they still eat foods raw, but for man, it’s not a good idea. Here are some foods the experts say we should never eat raw. Some of these are probably foods you would never eat anyway, but here’s the list.

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Moose-Petting Video Prompts Warning from Warden Service [VIDEO]

A video that recently popped up on Facebook has prompted the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to issue a warning about not approaching wild animals. The video shows a family petting a moose that wandered into the town of Caribou.

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Getty Images, photo by Ian Waldie
Getty Images, photo by Ian Waldie

The Dark Side of the Moon is Really Turquoise not Black

According to astronomers, the dark side of the moon is not dark or black as originally thought. They say it’s really turquoise. The astronomers did studies for two years of measurements at Hawaii’s Mauna Loa observatory and used telescopes made to use two color filters and the result: turquoise.

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Photo by Sharon Buck

Sharon Found Some Tracks!

We had a visitor here at the studio today. Not sure who is was. Is anyone a good tracker? I'm sure Chad could tell me what it is. I can tell the difference between deer and moose but smaller creatures elude me

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Saluting B98.5′s Teacher Of The Month – Allison Lambert of Clinton Elementary

Once again this school year, we will be presenting "The B98.5 Teacher of the Month" brought to you by: Maine Education Credit Union, serving Maine educators and anyone living or working in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Maine Education Credit Union, where educators and community unite! Maine Education Credit Union, University Drive and South Chestnut St., Augusta.

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Saluting B98.5′s Teacher Of The Month – Lisa Neal of Nokomis Regional High School

Once again this school year, we will be presenting "The B98.5 Teacher of the Month" brought to you by: Maine Education Credit Union, serving Maine educators and anyone living or working in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Maine Education Credit Union, where educators and community unite! Maine Education Credit Union, University Drive and South Chestnut St., Augusta.

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