01. T. Gondii is a brain parasite that spreads through cat feces. In rats it slows them down and makes them less fearful. In humans it causes attraction to cats, but one study showed infected humans were risks takers and were successful entrepreneurs.
While the world has been in turmoil, celebrity culture is thriving. So who are these people that transformed their fame into brands? We may not know, but here are some random facts for some solid guesses.
1. In Roswell, New Mexico on July 8th of 1947, an information office publicized the recovery of a flying disc that crashed in a ranch nearby. The government dismissed the story as simply an experimental balloon that was integral to a classified program being conducted. Critics cried that a cover-up of extraterrestrials was afoot.