Vampires turn into bats, a person can be cut in half with a wire, and a head can be easily crushed with a foot, like a pumpkin – all these stereotypes from horror films are nothing more than inventions of directors and screenwriters. In fact, vampires from European folklore did not turn into bats, the wire will break before it divides the body into two halves, and to crush a person’s head with a foot, you need to weigh at least 240 kg. Hear more debunked myths in the latest edition of the Lifehacker Podcast.
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