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13 Discoveries from Internet Users that Took Us by Surprise

If scientists can find a fossil record dating back to before humans, does this prove that people were walking around prior to the formation of the continents?

many discoveries that took people by surprise
© f4lc0r7 / reddit

There are times when theories are wrong, and discoveries are not unexpected at all. Sometimes the unexpected is simply an expansion of what we already knew. Over the past few years, science has had several surprises that made us love and appreciate our Earth even more!

Here at InfoMasta, we’ve gathered some interesting discoveries, whether from natural phenomena or our family’s collections. All of these deserve a closer look.

1. “Lenticular clouds over the Organ Mountains in New Mexico!”

lenticular clouds over the organ mountains in new mexico
© booboootheclown / reddit

2. “Bought some yellow onions at Aldi, and one of them was a red onion in disguise.”

"bought some yellow onions at aldi and one of them was a red onion in disguise"
© LordAlvon / reddit

3. Hamako Mori, the world’s oldest video game YouTuber (she was born in 1930)

4. Peter Dinklage was once in a 1990s New York punk-rap-funk band called Whizzy

5. Two shots in one (autumn + winter). The road between villages Kaława and Gościków, Poland

two shots in one between villages kaława and gościków, poland
© Mackelowsky / reddit

6. “My dad found a ~20-year-old banana in his coat pocket.”

"my dad found a ~20 year old banana in his coat pocket"
© The_GreatWhiteNorth / reddit

7. “I had a bad day and told my husband to bring me flowers. I was a little surprised by the color”.

"i had a bad day and told my husband to bring me flowers. i was a little surprised by the color"
© f4lc0r7 / reddit

8. “Just found out that a singular Kit Kat is called a finger.”

"just found out that a singular kit kat is called a finger"
© dudefrommyth / reddit

9. “This is what cactus seedlings look like.”

10. “My great grandmother’s spoon collection she gave to me!”.

"my great grandmothers spoon collection she gave to me!"
© Sezori / reddit

11. “The way this snow folds neatly as it melts off a playground slide.”

"the way this snow folds neatly as it melts off a playground slide"
© BazF91 / reddit

12. “This icy formation.”

"this icy formation"
© wavie_davie / reddit

13. “Perfect snowflake I got on my sleeve this morning.”