beards

Science Has Discovered Why Hipsters Grow Beards

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The hipster beard is inescapable these days... and science has determined, precisely, why.

INVISIBILITY

Researchers Used A Protein From Squid To Create ‘Predator’-Like Camouflage

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Want to be invisible? A protein discovered in squid has been turned into a tape that will let you do just that.

#Animals

TailsUp Is A Game That Uses Animal Butts For A Good Cause

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Finally, having a butt on your face is amusing, thanks to the mobile game TailsUp.

biology

A New Company Claims It Can Recreate Your Face Just From A DNA Sample

Not at the moment, but at least one company is claiming to have that ability.

biology

A Scientific Breakdown Of The Recently Discovered ‘Nope Shark’

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The Nope Shark is real, not a hoax, and just as scary as it looks.

FARTS

Science Finally Explains Why We Fart More On Airplanes

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The people farting on your flight can't help it: biology and physics are working against them.

the little mermaid

College Humor Ruins ‘The Little Mermaid’ With ‘Under The Deep Sea’

Yeah, going 'Under The Sea' is a lot less fun than it sounds, in this parody.

science

Male Birth Control Might Be Here By 2017

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Male birth control is rapidly becoming a reality... if they can find enough test volunteers.

octopus

Meet The Octopus That’s Also An Escape Artist

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This octopus escapes from a jar the simple way: By unscrewing it from the inside.

phil robertson

The ‘Duck Dynasty’ Guys Have Some Interesting Thoughts About Vaginas And Buttholes And Gay People And Such

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In which "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson discusses the ins and outs of human sexuality.

science

Your Brain On Crack Cocaine

Have you been wondering just what Toronto mayor Rob Ford has been putting his brain through.

science

The Science Of Having A Crush

It may feel like your heart, but it’s mostly in your head.

stress

Can Stress Actually Kill You?

How much should you stress about stress.

science

The Science Of Heartbreak

Why does a "broken heart" feel so painful.

science

What If You Never Went Outside Again?

Do you spend most of your time inside.

#Animals

26 Strange Animal Mating Habits

John Green discusses 26 animals that have some rather weird mating habits, including giraffes and porcupines.

science

The Science of Hangovers

Hank Green explains why hangovers make you feel so miserable, and reveals the only true hangover remedy.

VSAUCE

Why Do We Kiss?

The average person will spend 20,160 minutes of their life kissing.


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