5 Fascinating Facts We Learned From Reddit Last Week

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5 Fascinating Facts We Learned From Reddit Last Week
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1. The Ethiopian calendar has 13 months, and it's currently 2005.

1. The Ethiopian calendar has 13 months, and it's currently 2005.

Based on the Coptic (Alexandrian) calendar, it has 12 months, with five or six leap days added to comprise a 13th.The new year is celebrated on September 11 of the Gregorian calendar.Image courtesy of Dietmar Temps.

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Spend a little time with r/TodayILearned, r/AskScience and r/ExplainLikeImFive, and you'll be brimming with cocktail party conversation starters in no time.

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We've plucked our faves from the week gone by. What have you learned from Reddit lately?

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