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Aug 14, 2015WTF
Peeing In The Shower Will Improve Your Ladies’ Health

Peeing In The Shower Will Improve Your Ladies’ Health

Do you like peeing in the shower? Thought so. Do you like having sex in the shower? Sure, it might...

Aug 19, 2013Culture
Australian Scientists Invent New Beer That Rehydrates You As You Drink

Australian Scientists Invent New Beer That Rehydrates You As You Drink

Finally science contributes something good to humanity. We’re joking, but seriously, the possibility of getting drunk and eliminating hangovers is...

Apr 19, 2013News
Science Found a Way to Limit Brain Damage Caused By Alcohol, Unfortunately It Involves Physical Movement

Science Found a Way to Limit Brain Damage Caused By Alcohol, Unfortunately It Involves Physical Movement

Sure drinking is fun and feels harmless if you’re safe about it when you’re young. However, deep down you know...

Mar 21, 2013
Does Hitting The Snooze Button Actually Help? [VIDEO]

Does Hitting The Snooze Button Actually Help? [VIDEO]

No idea.  Hit the snooze button and slept right through this video....

Feb 20, 2013Culture
Science You Can Use: The Science Of Pornography Addiction [VIDEO]

Science You Can Use: The Science Of Pornography Addiction [VIDEO]

Here’s what I’m thinking… If you made it through that whole 3 minute video without taking a break to look...

Feb 19, 2013Stuff
Study Suggests That No Two Web Pages Are More Than 19 Clicks Apart

Study Suggests That No Two Web Pages Are More Than 19 Clicks Apart

We’ve all heard of the concept of “six degrees of separation” — the idea that we’re all just six people...

Feb 8, 2013
Your Weekend Plans: How To Make Dry Ice At Home [VIDEO]

Your Weekend Plans: How To Make Dry Ice At Home [VIDEO]

Got any big plans this weekend?...

Jan 15, 2013Stuff
How To Clip Your Fingernails In Space As Explained From Space [VIDEO]

How To Clip Your Fingernails In Space As Explained From Space [VIDEO]

Clipping your fingernails can be a real pain. But can you image how hard it must be to clip your...

Jan 7, 2013WTF
Science Can Be Crazier Than Any Drug [VIDEO]

Science Can Be Crazier Than Any Drug [VIDEO]

Here’s a question I’ve never asked myself: What happens when you drop a red hot nickel ball into a bucket...

Dec 5, 2012Culture
The Science Behind The ‘Plan B’ Emergency Contraception Pill [VIDEO]

The Science Behind The ‘Plan B’ Emergency Contraception Pill [VIDEO]

Learning the science behind how the Plan B pill works is all fine and good, but what I really need...

Nov 20, 2012WTF
Here’s A 3 1/2 Hour Video Of A Guy Pronouncing The Longest Word In The English Language [VIDEO]

Here’s A 3 1/2 Hour Video Of A Guy Pronouncing The Longest Word In The English Language [VIDEO]

If you sat through that whole thing there is a very short English word that describes you: a f**king idiot....

Nov 17, 2012Music
Guy Controls The Beats Per Minute In ‘Call Me Maybe’ With His Heart Rate [VIDEO]

Guy Controls The Beats Per Minute In ‘Call Me Maybe’ With His Heart Rate [VIDEO]

This is a pretty cool idea: setting up a heart monitor to control the beats per minute of a song. Choosing "Call Me Maybe" probably wasn't the world's most exciting choice, but you get the point. The problem is...

Nov 14, 2012
Learn The Science Behind ‘Morning Wood’ In 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

Learn The Science Behind ‘Morning Wood’ In 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

I love sleep. It gets me hard just thinking about crawling back into bed. But turns out that’s not what...

Oct 18, 2012Stuff
Amazing Time-Lapse Footage Of Space Shuttle Endeavour Traveling Through The Streets Of Los Angeles [VIDEO]

Amazing Time-Lapse Footage Of Space Shuttle Endeavour Traveling Through The Streets Of Los Angeles [VIDEO]

Space is incredible. You can't just go there. The only way to get there is with a spaceship. Or a giant weather balloon type thing. But mainly with a spaceship. Which, I think at least, is incredible.Which is why it's so amazing to see a Space Shuttle on a normal city street. It's taking something that is literally out-of-this-world and placing it in one of the most pedestrian...

Oct 11, 2012Style + Grooming
‘Science’ Still Unable To Explain Why Women Don’t Fall For Hairy Men

‘Science’ Still Unable To Explain Why Women Don’t Fall For Hairy Men

It's tough out there for a hairy man -- which is odd being that hairiness and manliness seemingly go hand in hand. Still, women tend to prefer the smooth hairless pecs of the kind of man you see in underwear ads over the hairy chests of the kind of man you might see on a roll of paper towels. The question then becomes "Why?" And luckily, there must be plenty of hairy scientist out there...

Sep 27, 2012Video Games
Science Tells Us That Playing Violent Video Games Eases Pain, So It Must Be True

Science Tells Us That Playing Violent Video Games Eases Pain, So It Must Be True

Do you think slicing off zombie heads in the upcoming Resident Evil 6 will be therapeutic? Do you tend to...

Sep 20, 2012
Here’s A Video On The Science Of Procrastination That Will Help You Procrastinate [VIDEO]

Here’s A Video On The Science Of Procrastination That Will Help You Procrastinate [VIDEO]

Let’s be honest: You’re here procrastinating. In fact, I can’t think of a single reason why you could be on...

Sep 18, 2012WTF
Mentos: The Condomtester [VIDEO]

Mentos: The Condomtester [VIDEO]

Possible scenario: You’re about to ejaculate for the first time ever. And let’s say you’re, like, um… 70 years old....

May 16, 2012Sports
Ricky Williams Doesn’t Believe In Doctors [VIDEO]

Ricky Williams Doesn’t Believe In Doctors [VIDEO]

I missed this episode of Dan Le Betard Has The Worst Sports Show on Television because I was at work,...

Sep 16, 2010News
Could You Go One Week Without Facebook?

Could You Go One Week Without Facebook?

A university in Pennsylvania is blacking out social media for a week as an "experiment". Hypothesis = campus wide mayhem. Result = Nobody f*cks with the Facebook!

Feb 2, 2010TV
The Science of “Lost” Explained

The Science of “Lost” Explained

Unless you’ve already traveled to the future and figured out how Lost will end, chances are you’re trying to put...

Aug 18, 2009Stuff
Get Smarter The Easy Way with The Manga Guide to Physics

Get Smarter The Easy Way with The Manga Guide to Physics

Fans of Japanese comics (or Manga) know that nothing is sacred: golf stories get as big a play as romance or giant robots saving Tokyo from disaster. So what better way to learn about the laws of the Universe than with The Manga Guide to Physics. And what better language to have it in than Japanese (the answer for us Americans is: English).

Jul 26, 2009
Brillo Pad + A Battery = Light Show

Brillo Pad + A Battery = Light Show

In case you were wondering what would happen if you touched a battery to a Brillo pad now you know. It turns into a wild light show. As a side note, I don't know what's up with the backgroudn music but a little mute action will go along way.

Jun 15, 2009Funny
6 Disgusting Ways Animals Can Improve Your Health

6 Disgusting Ways Animals Can Improve Your Health

By and large, nature is disgusting. It's chock full of bugs and hobos and other things that roll in feces. But amidst that slurry of nasty, science has been finding a number of medical breakthroughs. Nauseating, repulsive medical breakthroughs. Check out "6 Disgusting Ways Animals Can Improve Your Health" here!

Jul 3, 2008Entertainment
Be Afraid of Creationists…Be Very Afraid

Be Afraid of Creationists…Be Very Afraid

I was raised Catholic, but there are some things organized religion should just learn to leave alone: little boys and...

Jul 1, 2008News
Possible HIV Immunity Vaccine Discovered

Possible HIV Immunity Vaccine Discovered

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania believe they have found a way to pass on immunity to HIV/AIDS–a rare genetic...

Jun 24, 2008News
COED’s 90 Days To A Better Life

COED’s 90 Days To A Better Life

The first day of summer has just come and gone, meaning you have an open schedule for 90 days to...

Jun 19, 2008News
The G-Shot: Elusive G-Spot Now Easier To Find

The G-Shot: Elusive G-Spot Now Easier To Find

Thanks to the guy that gave us duck-like celebrity lips (I’m looking at you, Jenna Jameson), the g-spot can now...

Jun 16, 2008News
Science Finally Explains The Diet Coke & Mentos Experiment

Science Finally Explains The Diet Coke & Mentos Experiment

After thousands of viral YouTube videos and one Weezer music video, scientists have finally given us an explanation as to...

Sep 11, 2007
Video Trifecta: Jack Black, Jimi Hendrix and Optical Illusions

Video Trifecta: Jack Black, Jimi Hendrix and Optical Illusions

Watch the videos after the jump!… ...

Aug 29, 2007News
Do the Math: Alba’s Ass is a Prime Number

Do the Math: Alba’s Ass is a Prime Number

Mathematicians in Cambridge have studied the female form and “concluded” that the ratio between a ladies’ hips and waist attribute...