25 Unbelievable And Shocking Facts About The World Today

The world changes pretty quickly, especially these days. It wasn’t always this way though. The rate of change is much faster than it used to be. This is partly due to numerous factors. Ever since the renaissance there has been a relatively rapid pace of cultural and technological advancements. It was only accelerated by things like the Industrial Revolution and now the Digital Revolution. We went from stabbing each other with bayonets to walking on the moon in less than a century. The pace of advancement is somewhat startling. Never has a successive generation lived in such a different world from their parents. And this is the source of our list today.

The 20th century feels like just yesterday (depending on who you are). However, the world is phenomenally different than it used to be. The internet has really taken hold of society. Smart phones are everywhere. Our jobs are far more digitalized. TV is no longer as big of a thing. Pluto isn’t actually a planet. And dinosaurs are still around! What on Earth? This isn’t the world we were born into. But hey, that’s the way it is. These are 25 Unbelievable And Shocking Facts About The World Today!

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Physical objects can be printed on a printer.

Physical objects can be printed on a printerImage: wikipedia, Source: wikipedia
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Nicolas Cage turned out to be a big flop.

Nicolas Cage turned out to be a big flopImage: wikipedia, Source: imdb

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People can work for a large company from home.

Working for a large company from homeImage: wikipedia
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Donald Trump has an actual chance at being president.

Donald Trump has an actual chance at being presidentImage: wikipedia, Source: 9gag

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Star Wars is a Disney movie.

Star Wars is a Disney movieImage: wikipedia, Source: imdb

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