7 Science Myths We Still Believe

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7 Science Myths We Still Believe

Throughout history, science has changed and developed as people explored and learned more about our world and the universe outside our world. In the process, we have disproven many myths such as the idea that the Earth is flat and the belief that the solar system revolves around us.

However, some myths persist and continue to pervade society like the idea that there is a dark side of the moon or that we only use 10 percent of our brains. Here are some of the most common myths we still believe, and how science has proved them false.

Brain; Dark Side; Sugar; Lightning; Gum; Knuckles; Full Moon

Lauren Leising is a freelance writer based in Athens, Georgia. She was probably dreaming of a trip to Mount Bromo while writing this.