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Pepsi was first introduced as "Brad's Drink" in New Bern, North Carolina, United States, in 1893 by Caleb Bradham, who made it at his drugstore where the drink was sold. It was later labeled Pepsi Cola, named after the digestive enzyme pepsin and kola nuts used in the recipe. Bradham sought to create a fountain drink that was delicious and would aid in digestion and boost energy. Continue reading for more.
We may be hearing a lot about Mars, especially with the Mars One project underway, but did you know that the Red Planet is only half the size of Earth? It's also less dense than Earth, having about 15% of Earth's volume and 11% of the mass. Its surface area is only slightly less than the total area of Earth's dry land. Continue reading for more fascinating things about Earth that may surprise you.
If the world was a village of 100 people, this is how it would breakdown, according to current statistics. Starting off, there would be 93 people who have never touched a computer in their lives, with just 7 using them regularly. Continue reading to see more.