indian food

Scientists Have Discovered What Makes Indian Food So Goddamn Good

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Data scientists at the Indian Institute for Technology analyzed ingredients from thousands of recipes and crunched the numbers. The result? Indian food is still good.

Aliens

Wait, There’s Life On Saturn’s Moon, Titan? We Explain.

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Titan, a moon of Saturn, may just have a form of life impossible on Earth. In theory, at least. We explain.

Medicine

Science Has Finally Determined The Average Penis Size

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British researchers have established what the average penis really is. Suffice to say, it's not what people self-report.

united states

Thanks To This New U.S. Map, You Can Pick Where You Want To Live Based On Noise

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The U.S. is a loud place, but not everywhere. Where are the quieter spots? A new map has the answer.

Dogs

Yes, Your Dog Can Actually Tell Whether You’re Happy Or Sad

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Dogs, it turns out, can read human faces much better than we thought.

VALENTINE'S DAY

Heart Your Heart: The Health Benefits Of Eating Chocolate

There have been over 40 different health benefits discovered to eating chocolate. Here's some of the best.

Prosthetic limbs

The US Military Is Officially Developing Prosthetic Limbs With A Sense Of Touch

DARPA is going full sci-fi and working on replacement limbs with full sensory feedback.

geology

The Earth’s Core May Have More Layers Than We Thought

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The Earth's core is a fascinating place... and it may have more to it than we realized.

BUZZFEED

Test Subjects Were Unable To Tell The Difference Between Filtered Sewage And Bottled Water

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It's only a matter of time before we're all drinking poop water, so get used to it people.

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.

Binge Watching

SCIENCE: Maybe You Binge-Watch Television Shows Because You’re Super Depressed

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Are you binge-watching lots and lots of television. Well, maybe you're depressed, according to a new study.

deflategate

Neil deGrasse Tyson Admits That His Own #DeflateGate Science Was Way Off Too

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Neil deGrasse Tyson went and tried to bring science into the discussion about #DeflateGate, but only managed to screw it up in the process.

TV

Bill Gates: The Popularity Of ‘Breaking Bad’ Proves That People Are Getting Smarter

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Bill Gates thinks that a world that enjoys a nuanced show like Breaking Bad has evolved from a world where Leave it to Beaver was king.

#Twitter

Science Says That Being Mean On Twitter Can Kill You

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According to science, a hostile environment on social media sites like Twitter can be very bad for your health.

INFORMATION YOU NEED

Could The Kool-Aid Man Really Survive Running Through A Brick Wall?

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Here's the sugary science behind a 6-foot-tall sentient glass pitcher destroying your walls with nary a f*ck to give.


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