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A Compound Found In Beer Can Increase Your Intelligence

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Well, if you're young, it can. Is there anything beer can't do?

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Your Selfie Could Soon Double As A Cancer Test

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Thanks to polarized light, and the mantis shrimp, soon your smartphone could be administering cancer tests.

science

Is Ebola Going To Wipe Us All Out? An Explainer

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Right now, no, Ebola won't be killing us all. But there are serious concerns.

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Oh, Great, Now Scientists Are Building The T-1000

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North Carolina State University is helping to build the robots that kill the robots that will kill us all, and then will kill us. Great.

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

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

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Artificial Sweeteners May Be Giving You Diabetes

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Like diet soda? Think it's better for you than regular? Science is here to ruin your day, then!

Space

America Is Back In The Spaceflight Game: NASA To Reopen Cape Canaveral

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We're going to back into space, NASA has just announced.

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Did They Really Find A Woman With No Brain In China?

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Well, she does have a brain. She's just missing a very crucial part of it. We explain.

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DARPA Wants To Give Us All A Wolverine-Esque Healing Factor

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Ready to recover from anything within seconds? DARPA is ON IT.

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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.

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Science Proves You Want Your Chinese Restaurant To Be Disgusting

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Why are there so many sketchy Chinese places? Consumer psychologists have discovered it's a marketing tactic. Really.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

John Oliver Gave The Russian Sex Geckos A Proper Send-Off Last Night

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John Oliver gave the Russian sex geckos a musical eulogy with special guests and poured a little out for our geck-homies departed.

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Science Has Made Telepathy Possible Using The Internet

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Oh, great. Just what we needed; the Internet is going telepathic.

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A New Study Shows That Michael Bay Movies Cause People to Eat More Junk Food

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According to SCIENCE, enjoying Michael Bay movies might mean you have bad taste - and bad tastebuds.

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Scientists In New Zealand Have Finally Determined Which Cheese Is Best For Pizzas

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A new study by researchers in New Zealand helps explain why mozzarella is simply the best when it comes to making pizza.

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Deep Sea Animals With Googly Eyes Are The Cutest Nightmare Fuel You’ll See Today

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Deep Sea Fauna With Googly Eyes is a single-serving Tumblr using stick-on googly eyes to dramatically improve terrifying deep sea creatures.

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

We Can Now Genetically Engineer Muscular Dystrophy Out Of Mice

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Muscular dystrophy is a terrible disease... but we might be surprisingly close to a new, powerful treatment.

Robots

Japan’s Quest For Freaky, Anatomically-Correct Robots Continues Apace With Kenshiro

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Japanese scientists have spent fourteen years building a creepy robot, as part of their Fulfilling National Stereotypes Initiative.


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