12 Animal Myths That Just Aren’t True

Humans have a tendency to anthropomorphize animals, and even with modern science and biology, it's still hard to separate myth from fact.
ThoughtCo. | Lifelong Learning
Animals & Nature
12 Animal Myths That Just Aren't True
Do elephants really have good memories? Are owls really wise, and are sloths really lazy? Humans have a tendency to anthropomorphize animals, and even with modern science and biology, it's still hard to separate myth from fact.
READ NOW
Advertisement
READ THESE
Take a Guess: Do Sharks Lay Eggs or Have Live Birth?
12 Plants That Turn Animals Into Meals
Dolphins & Porpoises: What's the Difference?
You are receiving this newsletter because you subscribed to the Today I Learned newsletter.
If you wish to unsubscribe, please click here
A Dotdash Brand
1500 Broadway, 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10036
© 2018 Dotdash - All rights reserved. Privacy Policy.
                                                           

How Fluoride Protects Your Teeth

Direct contact between fluoride and teeth strengthens and helps remineralize damaged enamel.
ThoughtCo. | Lifelong Learning
Science
How Fluoride Protects Your Teeth
While increasing the concentration of systemic fluoride (e.g., through fluoridating drinking water) has not been proven to reduce the incidence of tooth decay, direct contact between fluoride and teeth strengthens and helps remineralize damaged enamel.
READ NOW
Advertisement
READ THESE
Who Invented the Paper Hole Punch?
Can Listerine Work as a Mosquito Repellent?
Can Barbecued Food Give You Cancer?
You are receiving this newsletter because you subscribed to the Today I Learned newsletter.
If you wish to unsubscribe, please click here
A Dotdash Brand
1500 Broadway, 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10036
© 2018 Dotdash - All rights reserved. Privacy Policy.