Some things are not as they seem. Subscribe! http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt, Amanda Edward, Gregory Brown & Mitchell Moffit Illustrated: by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 References: https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/roots-of-unity/sex-makes-you-rich-why-we-keep-saying-e2809ccorrelation-is-not-causatione2809d-even-though-ite28099s-annoying/ Sex Makes You Rich? Why We Keep Saying “Correlation Is Not Causation” Even Though It’s Annoying https://academic.oup.com/ije/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/ije/dyh124 Commentary: The hormone replacement–coronary heart disease conundrum: is this the death of observational epidemiology http://researchnews.osu.edu/archive/nitelite.htm Night lights do not lead to nearsightedness, study suggests http://tylervigen.com/spurious-correlations Spurious correlations http://sciencebasedmedicine.org/evidence-in-medicine-correlation-and-causation/ Evidence in Medicine: Correlation and Causation https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4488611/ Illusions of causality: how they bias our everyday thinking and how they could be reduced http://io9.gizmodo.com/i-fooled-millions-into-thinking-chocolate-helps-weight-1707251800 I Fooled Millions Into Thinking Chocolate Helps Weight Loss. Here's How. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-the-chocolate-diet-hoax-fooled-millions/ How the "chocolate diet" hoax fooled millions http://science.sciencemag.org/content/342/6154/60.full Who's Afraid of Peer Review?