Samantha Young

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The Real Origin of Mermaids

The Awkward Yeti comic is in the midst of a series about legendary monsters, with each comic tackling one creature and explaining its origins and …

The Scientifically Best Times To Drink Coffee During The Day

Why you should treat caffeine the way you treat painkillers or antibiotics<p>When's the optimal time to get your coffee kick? Sometime between 9:30 and 11:30 in the morning should work well, neuroscience doctoral student Steven Miller explains in a supremely helpful blog post.<p>Careful timing of when …

The Pain Of Torture Lasts Forever

A study of Israeli veterans of the 1973 Yom Kippur War finds that torture permanently alters a person's perception of pain.<p>The pain inflicted during torture can last far beyond the actual event. Aside from the psychological ramifications, torture can cause long-term changes to the way your body …

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Whisky Aging and its Angels [SPONSORED ARTICLE]

There is a hint of magic in every bottle of Glenfiddich Single Malt Scotch Whisky. The way it is crafted is the result of a bond between science and art that dates all the way back to 1887 when the first drops of Glenfiddich flowed from the stills. From malting, mashing and fermenting to …