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.

3D printing

World’s Greatest Husband Used A 3D Printer To Save His Wife’s Eyesight

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Michael Balzer used his skills to save his wife from invasive brain surgery. He is automatically a better spouse than you.

cloaking devices

Scientists Have Developed A Cloaking Device You Can Replicate For Just $150

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Scientists at the University of Rochester have put together an affordable invisibility device that you can replicate.

NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Is Getting His Own Talk Show And Bill Nye Will Be Involved

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Ol' Neil DeGrasse Tyson is getting his own talk show called, of course, 'Star Talk'.

internet

You May Be Able To Touch People And Objects Over The Internet By 2035

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The good news is that scientists are working on a way to unlock the full potential of the internet. The bad news is it's gonna take awhile.

Genetics

Meet 23AndMe, The Company That’s Selling Your DNA Behind Your Back

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Did you get a genetic test through 23andMe? Congratulations, you just paid them to take your DNA and sell it to anybody who wants a peek.

BILL GATES

Here Is Bill Gates Drinking A Glass Of Water That Used To Be Human Poop

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The Janicki Omniprocessor has the power to turn sewage into clean water and energy, and Bill Gates couldn't be happier to drink from it.

cancer

The Cause Of The Majority Of Cancers? ‘Bad Luck’.

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Some of the most dangerous cancers out there are pretty much a roll of the dice, according to new research.

warp drive

A Nebraska Man Is Building A Warp Drive In His Own Garage

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In a world where building a warp drive seemed an impossible feat, one man dared dream big enough to try and make it a reality.

science

A Team Of Scientists Got Birds Drunk To See How It Affected Their Singing

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A team of scientists got birds drunk to see how it affected the birds' singing. Okay!

Artificial Intelligence

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of Artificial Intelligence

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Artificial intelligence scared the hell out of some really smart people in 2014. But it shouldn't have. Here's why.

BEER

Finally, A Beer Designed To Make You Better At Your Job

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Finally, a beer designed to be consumed while working.

DR. OZ

Scientists Fact-Check Dr. Oz, And It’s Even Worse Than You Thought

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Dr. Oz doesn't play much of a doctor on TV, according to actual doctors who fact-checked his show.

mars

NASA Has Found The First Possible Sign Of Life On Mars, And It Smells Like Farts

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NASA has discovered Mars has methane, and the stench of farts is actually a good sign that there's life on the Red Planet.


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