The Flash

Physics Researchers Prove The Flash Is The Worst Superhero

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Getting 'saved' by the Flash is not going to end well, as some physics researchers just proved.

#Arrow

Let’s Talk About Tonight’s Geeky TV: ‘Arrow’ Has A Felicity-Centric Episode

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'Arrow' finally gives its best character the spotlight, plus more geeky TV for tonight.

GMOs

Sorry, Whole Foods Shoppers: Turns Out GMOs Are Good For The World

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Turns out, GMOs are better for human beings than we realized!

science

Chronic Fatigue Might Be All In Your Head (Literally)

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Doctors at Stanford used brain scans to try and pinpoint the real cause of CFS.

Dogs

Your Dog May Live A Longer, Better Life Thanks To A New Use For A Common Drug

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A commonplace drug might be the key to healthier, happier dogs.

science

Meet The Soft Exosuit That Might Help The Elderly Walk Again

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This military device might allow the elderly more freedom of movement, or even to ditch the walker for good.

Sex

Science Discovers Which Sexual Fantasies Are The Most Common

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Just how weird are you? Probably not very, according to SCIENCE!

MUSIC

How Many Of ‘The 20 Catchiest Songs Of All Time’ Have Been Stuck In Your Head?

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Researchers have determined the "catchiest songs of all time", which really means "the songs with recognizable hooks since 1940".

science

Want To Avoid The Flu On An Airplane? Here’s Where Not To Sit

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It's almost airplane season, and flu season. Here's how to avoid combining the two.

ZERO GRAVITY

How Do You Fight In Zero Gravity? Here’s Everything You Need To Know.

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Ever wonder how astronauts would duke it out? Here's the physics behind beating someone up in zero g.

science

Scientists May Have Found A Solution For Hearing Loss

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Stand back -- University of Michigan and Harvard scientists deafened some mice and then restored their hearing using SCIENCE!

science

A Disabled Man Can Walk Again After An Experimental Surgery Reconnected His Spinal Nerves

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Darek Fidyka lost the use of his legs in 2010. Now, four years later, he has them back again.

science

Why Is Lockheed Building A Fusion Reactor? A Non-Nerd Explainer

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Lockheed just promised to, essentially, change the world in ten years with nuclear fusion. Here's how.

#Video Games

SHOCKER: An Anti-Video Game Psychologist Turns Out To Be A Lousy Scientist

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Brad Bushman is a respected psychologist. He also apparently thinks video games aren't worth a real scientific appraisal.

diabetes

A Cure For Type I Diabetes Is Just A Few Human Trials Away

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Type I diabetes is a serious medical problem affecting millions. And we are tantalizingly close to a cure.

science

The First Baby Carried In A Transplanted Uterus Has Been Born

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A baby has been carried to term in a transplated uterus for the first time, and that raises new questions about fertility.

Cypress Hill

This Is What Happens When You Play Cypress Hill Through A Squid’s Fin

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This trippy video might be a little old, but it's still an amazing ride through a squid's biology with a Cypress Hill soundtrack.

science

Scientists Have Found A Crystal That Can Let You Breathe Underwater

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A complex crystal turns out to be the perfect oxygen storage tool, and that's a big deal.

science

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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