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Wed January 18, 2017
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(Wired UK)
 
 
 
CIA declassifies Stargate program. Col. O'Neill unavailable for comment
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Tue January 17, 2017
(The Local)
 
 
 
Swedish researchers try sticking crying babies with needles to get them to stop. Honestly, who among us hasn't considered doing the same?
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Sun January 15, 2017
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Scientific report on marijuana benefits research creates big buzz, major munchies
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Fri January 13, 2017
(WPXI.com)
 
 
 
Turns out that megastar was less "mysterious" and more "*om nom nom nom nom*" as it ate a nearby planet
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(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
Researchers are developing new technology that helps keep the elderly informed and entertained so you don't have to feel so guilty about not visiting your grandma every weekend
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Thu January 12, 2017
(Engadget)
 
 
 
Zombie bacteria want braaaaains
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(Tech Times)
 
 
 
Not that there's any reason to panic, but vampire bats have started living up to their name
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Researchers document the spread of hookahs in America by counting how often they show up in people's social media photos
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Not to panic you at all but there's a star on a collision course with our solar system that will bring MILLIONS of asteroids hurtling towards Earth
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Wed January 11, 2017
(Newser)
 
 
 
Science says it is actually totally OK if your New Year's resolution to work out daily only lasted 3 days
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Revenge is indeed sweet. Here's the science
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Tue January 10, 2017
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Researchers captured a Japanese macaque male mounting a female Sika deer in an attempt to have sex. Guess their offspring would be a Sigma Chi err Sika Que
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Scientists close to discovering why mice can't hold their liquor
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
Mankind may never know who built Stonehenge, where Jimmy Hoffa's body is, and why hot water freezes faster than cold water
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Mon January 09, 2017
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Smile everyone. Scientist have discovered a tooth repair drug which may make fillings obsolete
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(Slashdot)
 
 
 
IBM secures 8000 patents in 2016. Subby's pretty sure he violated at least 30 of them by submitting this, moving his mouse, farting in his office chair cushion, and blaming it on the dog
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(British Psychological Society)
 
 
 
"If you're fairly young and healthy, moderate exercise will probably be more enjoyable than you think"
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Sat January 07, 2017
(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
Western civilization, please rethink your importance, it seems a 3,500-year-old Greek tomb will disagree with you
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Thu January 05, 2017
(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
If you woke up this morning in a bathtub full of ice and with stitches across your back, you might have a new organ in your body. Just like the rest of us
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Just how long humans would last in a zombie apocalypse? Not long at all
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Tue January 03, 2017
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Obesity rates went up in every country in the world, yes Somalia too. Here's the information in a handy map so you won't need to burn extra calories by reading
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
60 years after South Pacific, researchers are learning that AIs have got to be carefully taught
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Sat December 31, 2016
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Researchers claim the UK is the 'second most powerful country' in the world behind the United States - and could even win in war against China and Russia. Jolly good, eh what?
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
"A single breath into a newfangled breathalyzer is all doctors need to diagnose 17 different diseases, including lung cancer, irritable bowel syndrome and multiple sclerosis"
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(Medical Daily)
 
 
 
Women say the most attractive thing about a man is a hot girlfriend
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Fri December 30, 2016
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Are you on the hunt for a man who is guaranteed to give you an orgasm every time you have sex? Here comes the science... and you
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(BBC)
 
 
 
19th Century manual of British "Manly Exercises" found in college archives, which urges gentlemen to move for up to 24 miles a day, and opt for a diet of lean meat, stale bread, and biscuits. Nice to see Brit cuisine hasn't changed
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Thu December 29, 2016
(Time)
 
 
 
Exercise helps keep the brain young
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(Tech Xplore)
 
 
 
Hackers can upgrade your airline seat to business class
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Thanks to your crappy American diet, your gut bacteria is likely stunted... and really, who wants stunted gut bacteria? NO ONE, that's who
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(Time)
 
 
 
New study says people who care for others tend to live longer. Except for Mel Gibson who doesn't care for anyone
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(WREG Memphis)
 
 
 
Fish oil pills for pregnant moms may cut asthma risk in kids, lead to gills, creation of Inhumans
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
It turns out you if you're hallucinating you might be able to make another person hallucinate just be being near them and inviting the smiling toad of wisdom to hop into their inner eye while spraying rainbows of joy across their wooden eyebrows
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Wed December 28, 2016
(KCRA 3 Sacramento)
 
 
 
Remember that Colorado study that showed that legalizing pot didn't lead to teenagers smoking more of it? Seems as if things are a little different in Washington. Like don't Bogart that joint, man
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(C|Net)
 
 
 
Japanese and Russian snail species defend themselves by whacking predators with their shells. It's just too bad that evolution didn't just make it so that they could move faster than two feet an hour
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(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
Researchers find not only do bats communicate, but 60% of their noises are arguing. Unmentioned is how many are in the politics tab
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Sun December 25, 2016
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
So, let's review the 23 science facts we didn't know at the start of 2016. Do you remember them all?
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Sat December 24, 2016
(Some LOUD Guy)
 
 
 
HIDDEN HEARING loss REVEALED BY UCONN school OF MEDICINE RESEARCHERS
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(Quartz)
 
 
 
Science says your grandparents are having the kind of mindblowing sex you could only dream of. Now you have something to talk about over Christmas dinner with the family
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(Tech Times)
 
 
 
So what *would* happen if the Campi Flegrei volcano in Italy erupted? Short answer: nothing good. Long answer: we wouldn't be worrying about global warming for a really long time
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Fri December 23, 2016
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Nanotech batteries beginning mass production. This undoubtedly means something for some of us
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
There's finally a use for all that fractional calculus you learned
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Thu December 22, 2016
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Facebook lurking makes you miserable, according to new study. Next study hopefully to investigate how miserable actually posting on Facebook makes you
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Wed December 21, 2016
(Metro)
 
 
 
Sorry bacon but just because you're linked to some bogus asthma symptoms from some anti-bacon study doesn't mean I'm giving you up *hack* *cough*
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Tue December 20, 2016
(Stat News)
 
 
 
Listerine may cure gonorrhea, giving a whole new meaning to the phrase "The Burn Means It's Working"
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(Asahi Shimbun)
 
 
 
Centuries-old pagoda argument conclusively settled after dendrochronologists inspect boards, prove "new-wood" theory beyond reasonable doubt. Yep, it's new wood
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(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
As it has always been and will forever be, Farkers, your number is zero
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Sun December 18, 2016
(Singularity Hub)
 
 
 
"Researchers at the Department of Energy have successfully taken raw sewage and converted it to what they call biocrude oil, which can be refined in the same way as crude oil to make fuels like gasoline and diesel"
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(AgNet West)
 
 
 
Meet the brown marmorated stink bug. What a name. And what a guy. Killing them is almost as bad as letting them live, and no poison affects them. Oh, and they swarm homes and smell horribly when angry
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Fri December 16, 2016
(Consumer Affairs)
 
 
 
"Freshman 15" now reduced to "College graduate 10"
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Thu December 15, 2016
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Study shows rampant road building has split the Earth's land into 600,000 fragments, most of which are too tiny to support significant wildlife
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Science finds some seriously weird-ass creatures in unexplored undersea hydrothermal vents
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(CBS San Francisco)
 
 
 
Neighborhood built over 1800s graveyard must be great place to trick-or-treat in on Halloween
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(PBS)
 
 
 
Meteorite found to contain the once thought impossible 20 sided crystal. Still fails saving throw
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Wed December 14, 2016
(IFL Science)
 
 
 
A tiny version of Hell exists in Cleveland. Surprisingly, this is not a metaphor
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Tue December 13, 2016
(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
If you want to visit every site listed in the US National Register of Historic Places, here's the shortest route
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(MSN)
 
 
 
After a lot of hours of research, scientists have figured out what caused the "killer fog" in 1952 London
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Mon December 12, 2016
(Metro)
 
 
 
Study finds that more than half of us remember things that never even happened... like that time subby's headline went green
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Nothing is more reliable than Rule 34, except perhaps the 80:20 rule. 20% of all jerks cause 80% of the problems
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Sun December 11, 2016
(Newsweek)
 
 
 
The cure for dementia may be found in the brains of honeybees
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Sat December 10, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers discover that middle school children are not nice people
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Thu December 08, 2016
(Daily Express)
 
 
 
What could possibly go wrong now that Artificial Intelligence has joined the hunt for aliens? (Some Not safe for work images on page)
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(CBC)
 
 
 
Cubs win World Series. Trump wins Presidency. Now they discover dinosaurs had feathers. I have no idea what's going on in this world
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(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
It turns out cavemen didn't eat as many bronto burgers as previously thought
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Tue December 06, 2016
(The Onion)
 
 
 
"Our research found that when subjects simulate the act of answering a phone, the banana is their preferred fruit nearly 100 percent of the time"
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Human evolution getting cut out
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Mon December 05, 2016
(Wired UK)
 
 
 
"Humans may have evolved to have faces that look uncannily similar to asses, according to new research on chimpanzee butt recognition"
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(Tech Crunch)
 
 
 
Morgan Freeman hands out $25M of Silicon Valley money to breakthrough researchers. They're right, you know
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Sat December 03, 2016
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
"Researchers analysing several centuries of literature have spotted a strange trend in our language patterns: the words we use tend to fall in and out of favour in a cycle that lasts around 14 years"
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
We finally have footage of tardigrades mating and it's even weirder than expected
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
A supermassive black hole is destroying this galaxy
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(Science News Magazine)
 
 
 
"Stellar puke' produces dark galaxies
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Fri December 02, 2016
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Americans' cholesterol levels have been falling. Mostly because fat doesn't taste anywhere near as good as the foods that are made with sugar or salt
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Researchers have discovered a vital link between the "gut microbiome" and Parkinson's disease
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Thu December 01, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
FWD:FWD:FWD:FWD: 'I am your density.'
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Human ancestor 'Lucy' was good at tree climbing, walking, pulling away footballs
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(Digital Trends)
 
 
 
Water in carbon nanotubes freezes solid when heated to 105C. Equally puzzling is how water enters carbon nanotubes in the first place
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Extreme tornado outbreaks are happening more often across the US. What could possibly be causing this?
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(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Why are angry atheists so annoying? Here's the science
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Huge solar storm expected by 2020 could wipe out modern technology, disrupt business, force people to actually learn to talk to each other face-to-face for the first time since 2003
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Wed November 30, 2016
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
What do you mean "the nonexistent one?" Dad, I'm right here
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Ants exchange messages when they make out. Scientists still not sure when it comes to uncles
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(WebMD)
 
 
 
Researchers say they have found a new method to detect brain injuries in NFL players, replacing the old way of seeing who signed another contract to play with the Browns
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
It turns out we've been looking for aliens in all the wrong places. They're not up in space, they're down in one of earth's gigantic underground oceans
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Tue November 29, 2016
(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Millennials aren't going to save us. Rorschach nods approvingly
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(The Next Web)
 
 
 
Do you want SkyNet? Because this is how you get SkyNet
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Mon November 28, 2016
(IFL Science)
 
 
 
Here are four things you can learn without bothering to wake up to do it
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Is that hydrogen in your pocket or are you just glad to see me?
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Sun November 27, 2016
(Christian Science Monitor)
 
 
 
Three million years ago, the first farmers began carefully sowing seeds, fertilizing them, and waiting for them to grow into plants
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(Newsweek)
 
 
 
In Trump's America, headphones listen to you
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Fri November 25, 2016
(Nature)
 
 
 
Stat-checking software stirs up psychology, because there was supposed to be no math in the social sciences
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(Philly.com)
 
 
 
Russians helped spread fake news. Why is it every move Russia made benefited Trump? Couldn't possibly be collusion between Putin and Trump. Manchurian candidate anybody?
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(Metro)
 
 
 
No, you're not imagining it - your hair might actually be genetically 'uncombable'. Thanks, mom
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Thu November 24, 2016
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Researchers say most winter boots weren't designed by orthopedic surgeons keen to buy a new Mercedes or two, but might as well have been
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(UPI)
 
 
 
The Ric Romero Institute For Needless Research releases report that shows young people are more gullible than older folks
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Wed November 23, 2016
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Cement is soaking up carbon dioxide. So, get out there and build a bunch of colosseums, or something
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
New study shows dogs can recall prior events thanks to "episodic memory." Your dog wants that steak that you promised a while ago
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Sun November 20, 2016
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Researchers conclude Vikings became Raiders due to shortage of single women, huge signing bonuses from Al Davis
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Sat November 19, 2016
(Fark)
 
 
 
Beer thread. What are we drinking this weekend?
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(Tech Times)
 
 
 
New IVF calculator predicts a couple's chances of having a baby. The device has three settings: No, Maybe, and Duggar
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
New study from Australia says that moderate drinking may have benefits for the heart, after researchers finally locate more than five Australians who drink only moderately
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Thu November 17, 2016
(Quartz)
 
 
 
Researchers and Bill Gates develop anti-stink perfume that's like noise-canceling headphones for your nose, effectively blocking the stench of open sewers and Windows 8
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Scientists are now monitoring bears in Alaska by collecting their saliva. Field equipment consists of a Q-tip and a pair of track shoes
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Tue November 15, 2016
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Molecules found on phones reveal clues about their owners' lifestyles. All the Cheetos dust on your phone does not bode well
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Mon November 14, 2016
(Big Think)
 
 
 
In mammals, males also produce signals that manipulate the timing of sexual maturation of females. For example, offering to install Linux on her iPod will set it to zero
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(Morning Ticker)
 
 
 
"Brains in girls and boys are different in one totally shocking way," say scientists who measured em. We don't know what it all means. We'll get back to you on that one. (Did we mail in that grant request yet?)
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Sat November 12, 2016
(UPI)
 
 
 
Hate mathematics? You're not alone. Even physicists who are generally skilled in it are scared by it
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Fri November 11, 2016
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Insomnia, poor sleep quality common for men and women during pregnancy. But at least you get to catch up on those sweet Zs after the baby comes. Right?
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(Tech Times)
 
 
 
"Findings of a new study now offer a hint on how the universe will eventually come to an end. The scenario involves dark energy causing the universe to rip itself apart until such time that there will be nothing left"
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Thu November 10, 2016
(Health.com)
 
 
 
New Romero Institute study says that lighter running shoes can make you faster and heavier shoes cause you to run slower. And don't get them started on Mafia-recommended cement shoes for swimming
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(Geeks Are Sexy)
 
 
 
Wireless connection could bypass spinal injuries in paralyzed patients
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Lonely researchers with a lot of time on their hands discover they can make rats giggle
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(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
Researchers at MIT are trying to turn spinach into explosive detectors, steroids for pipe-smoking sailors
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
"Ground-breaking theoretical work by physics researchers showing that under certain conditions gases can form into stable droplets - as liquids do - has now been confirmed experimentally by scientists in Germany"
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Scientists develop HIV test on USB stick. That's gonna smart when you plug it into your port
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Wed November 09, 2016
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Donald Trump won due to white vot-- Sorry, news coming in: Trump won because 29% of Latinos, more than what Romney got, voted for him, as well as 13% of African-American men and quite a lot of black women
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Tue November 08, 2016
(Newser)
 
 
 
As demonstrated by the rise of Trump, zombies could overrun a city in no time
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(Newser)
 
 
 
Turns out nasty women really are nasty
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(Fox 4 KC)
 
 
 
Researchers invent system for predicting falls in the elderly, working name: gravity
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Sun November 06, 2016
(CTV News)
 
 
 
Zebrafish offers hope for spinal cord repair. Just not anytime soon
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
Researchers find evidence of cracking in the magnetosphere. Everybody panic?
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(Miami Herald)
 
 
 
Researchers training in Hawaii to simulate Mars mission. Wait, Mars has tiki bars and surfing? Cool...sign me up
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Sat November 05, 2016
(UPI)
 
 
 
Not any good at math? Blame your parents, all three of them
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Fri November 04, 2016
(Live Science)
 
 
 
According to a new study, faking a smile doesn't actually work at making you feel happy
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Want to beat facial recognition scanners? Wear some funky tortoiseshell glasses
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Turns out Zika is a lot like anabolic steroids...mostly the testicle shrinking part though
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Thu November 03, 2016
(Boston.com)
 
 
 
Autopsy shows that former Patriot fullback Kevin Turner had the most advanced case of CTE that researchers have ever seen. Think Swiss cheese... without the cheese
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
"Take a deep breath. Relax your shoulders. Think of the sweet release granted by your inevitable demise. Now, nail that three-pointer from the line"
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
Mixing energy drinks and alcohol causes brain changes in mice. Mostly by causing them to come out of the walls and challenge the nearest cat to a fistfight
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers find previously unknown element to whale's songs that aids in communication, imitating old submarines
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Wed November 02, 2016
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Smartphones and tablets in the bedroom disrupt the sleep of children, even if they are off. The news surprised most parents, smartphones have an off button?
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Researchers investigate what makes something funny, will let admins in on it when they finish
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Tue November 01, 2016
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Curiosity rover on Mars finds small and decidedly un-Martian rock on the surface
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Mon October 31, 2016
(UPI)
 
 
 
Geologists have just discovered an entirely new mineral. Great, like the periodic table wasn't hard enough to remember already
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Imagine every nerve in your body firing simultaneously, triggering full, agonizing body spasms. Meet the blue coral snake with its particularly nasty venom
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(NBC4i)
 
 
 
Male birth control study terminated when too many participants needed tubs of Ben & Jerry's with chocolate bars. Fark: 3%, vs 30% for women's studies
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Sat October 29, 2016
(Time)
 
 
 
Scientists say enzymes from broccoli and cucumbers can slow aging. Americans: "No thanks, we'll just wait until they make it from hamburgers and chips"
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Fri October 28, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
The Rain in Spain falls mainly on the anywhere else
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(SFGate)
 
 
 
Cool: U.S. scientists find rare bacteria only ever previously found in southeast Asian wastewater. Gross: on a bus seat in San Francisco
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Thu October 27, 2016
(C|Net)
 
 
 
Google's top health related search for 2016 is about depression. Mostly right after the search for "Donald Trump" and "Hillary Clinton"
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(National Geographic)
 
 
 
Science warns that the world could lose two-thirds of all its wild animals by 2020, so if you want to find out what something tastes like, you better go kill and eat it now
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(International Business Times)
 
 
 
Scientists just opened Jesus' tomb again. He's still not in there
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
Physicists create the first-ever time crystals. Napoleon's uncle Rico unavailable for initial tests
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Study announces breakthrough in care of children with autism. Which is good, because not everybody can afford to hire a ridiculous team of Scorpion supergeniuses to overthink simple problems every week
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Wed October 26, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers invent 'perfect' soap molecule that is better for the environment. Your roommate will still never hear about this
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(Vice)
 
 
 
The phone hacking firm that broke the San Bernardino iPhone just learned a very expensive lesson in security as their product manuals and code leaked online
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Tue October 25, 2016
(The Times of India)
 
 
 
Researchers from the University of Kansas declare that Homo Habilis was right handed. This provokes sinister reactions
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(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Researchers mapping Black Sea find 'astonishingly preserved' shipwrecks, some as many as 1,000 years old
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(Center for Equitable Growth)
 
 
 
M&A fans claim that big mergers increase efficiency and productivity, actual studies see something else
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(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
Finally a cure for jet lag that doesn't include three Bloody Marys, two Ambiens, and a visit from a hooker working the airport hotel circuit
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
St. Jude heart implant devices can be hacked. Vice President Walden unavailable for comment
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Mon October 24, 2016
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Researchers studying two-headed shark, note that it really is an evolutionary jump that allows a single shark to attack beachgoers on both legs at once, which is much more efficient
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(WQAD Quad Cities)
 
 
 
New study shows that lying may be your brain's fault. No, honestly
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(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Scientists make breakthrough in male contraception, with a compound that almost immediately renders sperm unable to swim and could be administered via nasal spray. Some guy is reading this with an ice pack on his crotch and is pissed
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Sun October 23, 2016
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Have you ever looked at your brain on weed? I mean, really looked at it?
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Sat October 22, 2016
(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Researchers prove that self control can be switched off through electro-magnetic stimulation, and that Farkers still prefer Bourbon for loss of self control
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Fri October 21, 2016
(Sydney Morning Herald)
 
 
 
Wow, Street View is getting REALLY detailed
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Thu October 20, 2016
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Exercise may improve erectile dysfunction, and will also come in handy for anyone running a race and needs to cross the finish line just a little bit ahead
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Here's the latest bunch of weird-ass fish and stuff that researchers have found in the deepest part of the Pacific: "They include strange purple orbs, mud monsters and a bizarre swimming sea cucumber reminiscent of a flying Mary Poppins"
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(CNN)
 
 
 
German U-boat discovered off the coast of Scotland. The sub was purportedly sunk by a sea monster wanting to protect its territory, but researchers now believe it just wanted about tree-fitty
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Wed October 19, 2016
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Oxford professor says that support for Donald Trump during the presidential debates was inflated by automated accounts to the tune of four to one in favor of Trump
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
Well, there's rat-kabobs, rat creole, rat gumbo. Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried. Rat soup, rat stew, rat salad, rat burger. And of course, ratatouille
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Tue October 18, 2016
(Digital Trends)
 
 
 
Manipulating the neurons of mosquitoes, cannibals, could convince them that humans taste disgusting
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Old and busted; Higgs Boson. New hotness: Higgs Bison
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(Some Veg Guy)
 
 
 
Norwegian scientists discover that Big Food marketing machine fosters "psychological dissociation" in brains of meat-eaters that prevents them from perceiving that meat is murder
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(CBC)
 
 
 
Exquisite fireball adds some excitement to life in Ottawa
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(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
If all the spiders in the world suddenly disappeared, we would really miss the song of their people. Plus we would be overrun by insects that would eat our crops and create world famine. But we would really miss the song of their people
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
Scientists have discovered a way to get drunk while preventing global warming, and it's not by walking home from the bars
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Today's genital warts originated from sex between humans and neanderthals, your mom
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Mon October 17, 2016
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Researchers reversed Alzheimer's, but you already knew that
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Researchers pinpoint a chemical with the potential to postpone aging, hoping that it will replace the THC in marijuana that makes Baby Boomers behave like a bunch of 16 year olds
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Sat October 15, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Inventing carbon-sucking devices that clean the atmosphere will prevent us from giving up sweet, sweet petroleum, say researchers at the Institute of Missing The Point Entirely
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(CBS Pittsburgh)
 
 
 
Sorry men but apparently women would rather cuddle with their smartphones more so than you
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Sandia researchers have demonstrated for the first time on a single chip all the components needed to create a quantum bridge
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Fri October 14, 2016
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Two new lumps of dark material found in the rings around Uranus
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
This just in: Spiders can hear you scream. They probably get a kick out of it, too
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
"Researchers have achieved quantum teleportation over the farthest distance yet outside of the lab, sending the quantum state of a photon across more than 3.7 miles in an actual metropolitan network"
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Thu October 13, 2016
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
'Modern Business Solutions' not so modern with their data security, leaks information for 58 million accounts
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(CTV News)
 
 
 
If you have a brain damaged mouse, have we got news for you
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Wed October 12, 2016
(UPI)
 
 
 
Study finds that people who frequently smoke large amounts of cannabis may face a higher risk of reduced bone density and fractures, Cheetos breath
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Best article on p-hacking you'll probably read all day (p ≤ 0.05)
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
The reason baristas write your name on your cup is to guilt your ass into recycling it when you're done
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Tue October 11, 2016
(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Here's what dreams are like for blind people
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Good news, athletes. You can bang all you want before the big game
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Roughly 100 million years ago, an amoeba robbed a bacterium of its genes. Now, researchers finally know how the amoeboid pulled off the heist. Probably an inside job
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Mon October 10, 2016
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Is the Fark Politics tab compatible with Interplanetary Bundle Protocol?
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(International Business Times)
 
 
 
This just in: Americans suck at saving money
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
University researchers claim to have developed experiment to create early detection of neurological disorders using VR headsets. Researchers now asking for 15 copies of Eve: Valkyrie for totally related experiment, they swear
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
Old and busted: Monkey on your back. New hotness: Demon on your chest
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Walking around in ancient Pompeii is actually really neat when you don't have to worry about pyroclastic flows
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Sat October 08, 2016
(IFL Science)
 
 
 
Behold--one of the cutest studies in the history of science: Small animals yawning
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Watching a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explode is actually pretty terrifying
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Fri October 07, 2016
(Fox 19 Cincinnati)
 
 
 
Researchers from the Romero Institute find link between excessive selfie-taking and mental illness
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
World's first weed fatality
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(Tech Xplore)
 
 
 
Solar panels are soon going to be cheaper than roofing shingles
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(Financial Express)
 
 
 
Scientists break physics with smallest transistor ever developed, with a gate one nanometre long: "The laws of physics had set a 5-nanometre threshold on the size of transistor gates among conventional semiconductors"
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Thu October 06, 2016
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Apparently there are flies that live on the juices of dying honey bees
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(Engadget)
 
 
 
Scientists develop fur suit after extensive beaver research
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
New research on inequality and lack of social mobility in America comes to sobering conclusion: "Whatever you thought, it's worse"
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Wed October 05, 2016
(The Verge)
 
 
 
Bees, trained by scientists who have never watched a thing on Syfy, can teach other bees new skills
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Your addiction to junk food is apparent in your genes. Also your jeans
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
So how big was the 20 million-year-old prehistoric shark species just discovered? Nothing special, just the size of a car
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Tue October 04, 2016
(IFL Science)
 
 
 
"Well, we've cured cancer, discovered life on other planets, and solved the mysteries of the Universe. What can we do now?" "How about we give cocaine to fish?" "BRILLIANT"
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(Metro)
 
 
 
Women, after breastfeeding, your breasts turn cannibalistic. Just so you know (possibly not safe for work)
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
For some reason, researchers block gene to reduce cigarette smoke toxicity in fish embryos, when everybody knows that smokin' ain't allowed in schools
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
Ginger may be a remedy for morning sickness. Although Mary Ann can be used in an emergency
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Mon October 03, 2016
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Intuition is real. But then, you knew that, didn't you?
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
The world's deepest underwater cave is so deep, researchers have been looking since 1999 and still can't find the bottom. It's like a 'yo mamma' joke but with more science
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Sat October 01, 2016
(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
Why do some people easily make new friends, and others struggle? Here comes the brain science
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
"Your body actually has a second brain that controls you much more than you might realize - and most people have no idea it exists"
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Turns out the exact opposite of a paleo diet is best for a long life
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
Bee positive
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Fri September 30, 2016
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Researchers of self-driving cars identify "six-second rule" as minimum time human drivers require to wake up from their Harry Potter viewing sessions and take control of car before it crashes
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Ugly-ass baby panda isn't fooled by the panda suit soaked in panda urine
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Thu September 29, 2016
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
New study claims consensual BDSM can whip the lucky participants into an altered mental state. Can't beat that
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Police with body cameras receive 93% fewer complaints because they act better when wearing them. "With a complaints reduction of nearly 100% across the board, we find it difficult to consider alternatives, to be honest"
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Wed September 28, 2016
(Fox 19 Cincinnati)
 
 
 
Cause of Crohn's disease identified, say researchers who probably pulled the answer out of their ass
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(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Your dog doesn't want your steak ...or your dumbass human advice
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Tue September 27, 2016
(Scotsman)
 
 
 
In groundbreaking study by scientists at Royal Scottish Romero Institute, unfit people benefit more from exercise than fit people
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Researchers find new species of ant in poisonous frog's vomit. Now THAT'S dedication
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Sat September 24, 2016
(Medical Daily)
 
 
 
Here are three senses you probably didn't know your body had
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