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The Craziest Butterfly Effects People Ever Experienced
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Ever think about how even the smallest of actions can have significant consequences in life?

This notion of unpredicable consequences is typically known as the Butterfly Effect, which is defined as causing a non-linear impact on complex systems.

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This Theory That 'Star Trek: Voyager' Led To Barack Obama Becoming President Is As Incredible As It Sounds
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The Butterfly Effect observes the way in which a seemingly small event can end up impacting the entire world.

A recent Reddit post making the rounds on social media exemplifies this by connecting a casting change on the television show Star Trek: Voyager to the historic election of former President Barack Obama.

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