Why Do Fingernails and Hair Grow After Death?

You ever ready old creepy tales about people finding skeletons that have long curly nails and grey frizzy hair that won’t stop growing? Well we here at Awkward Human have heard enough of these old wives tales and we want to know: Can hair and fingernails continue to grow after death, and why does that happen?

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Weekly Roundup: August 8 – August 12

Welcome back to our weekly roundup! This week we’re talking about hitting dates with cars, reality TV suicides, a Michelin star street vendor, opposites, and ayahuasca.

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This Infographic Will Blow Your Pokeballs Right Off!

Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm. Released only a month ago, the mobile game that gets players up and walking to find and catch Pokemon was downloaded over 75 million times in its first three weeks. Check out this infographic for the best overview of the all that’s happened in the Pokemon world since it’s release, and maybe learn some tricks, too!

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WTF is a Tetrachromat?

With the summer at it’s peak, we here at Awkward Human have taken time to admire some of the truly magnificent sights, sounds, and smells it has to offer us. Then we started to wonder, what if all these great colors we see aren’t the same colors other people see? What if other people can see more colors than us? That’s where Tetrachromats come in.

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