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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.

TEARS

The Science of Crying

Have you ever wondered why your face leaks when you're sad or emotional.

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The Science of Cats

Everything you ever wanted to know about how cats work, in less than three minutes.

#Animals

Sea Lion Bobs Head to Music

According to scientists at The Pinniped Cognition and Sensory Systems Laboratory at UC Santa Cruz, Ronan the sea lion is the first non-human mammal ever known to find and keep a beat, given musical stimulation.

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The Science of Goosebumps

Why do we get goosebumps.

Sleep

Should You Use The Snooze Button?

The snooze button is one of life's luxuries.

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The Science of Balding

Is male pattern baldness really passed down from your mother's father.

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The Science of Aging

Why do we age, from a biological perspective.

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Scientists Create Supermice That Can’t Feel Cold

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Mice that can't feel cold sounds weird, but it may lead to a new generation of painkillers.

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The Science of Love

Find out what drives love biologically, and why we simply love being in love.

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New Molecule Makes Cancer Kill Itself

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"Cancer Suicide" is no longer a song by a black metal band, but a possible treatment for cancer.

Sex

We Were All Female

Gentlemen: Science has a confession.

yep it's real

So We Officially Have Video Of The Giant Squid In Its Natural Habitat

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We've never had video of a live, giant squid before. But apparently 400 hours spent at crushing depths finally paid off.

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Our Latest Weapon Against Brain Cancer: Scorpion Venom

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A creature so dangerous Israelis gave it the nickname 'The Deathstalker' is helping to fight brain cancer. Because even evil has standards.

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Three Diseases That Are Actually Cultural Memes

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Memes, it turns out, really can be diseases of the mind! O'Reilly was right!

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Three Animals That Are Probably Making Fun Of You Behind Your Back

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These animals can talk. And they don't think much of what you've got to say.


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