Elia Haber

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Fumio Sasaki gave away the majority of his possessions and now lives with just the bare essentials<p>Fumio Sasaki’s one-room Tokyo apartment is so stark friends liken it to an interrogation room. He owns three shirts, four pairs of trousers, four pairs of socks and a meagre scattering of various other …

Consciousness

John Oliver Explains Why There Are So Many B.S. Scientific Studies

So, do coffee, wine, and eggs cause or prevent cancer? Yeah, no, they don't.<p>Thanks to science, we can eat four pounds of chocolate a week and drink two glasses of wine a day. Science is amazing! Every week we see headlines in our Facebook feeds touting questionable claims of coffee reversing liver …

Cancer

The ultimate guide to plane etiquette

After a passenger was forced to hand a note to a flight attendant asking for an announcement to check the health of the person breaking wind in "rows 10 to 12" it's worth considering what else is deemed unacceptable at 30,000 feet.<p>We've compiled a list of some of the traits, actions and …

Antibiotics 101

I m gonna start by saying it is important to consult your healthcare provider before taking any antibiotic for any given reason. Besides, when you …

There’s a Gene For That

Almost 500,000,000 search results show up on googling the word “Diet”, and a 250,000,000 for “Weight Loss”. With so many people interested in the …

Party Mix #1

A man with motor neurone disease has scooped a US prize for inventing a device which allows people to control wheelchairs using only their eyes.<p>Read …

'Body map' reveals chaps won't let male strangers near their feet

Who would you allow to touch you, and where? 'Body map' reveals that chaps won't let male strangers near their feet... but no area is off-limits to …

The disturbing reality of sexual assault on airplanes

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Earlier this month I took a British Airways flight from London to Los Angeles. About 30 minutes before landing, two flight attendants approached the man seated in front of me. They informed him that a sexual-assault complaint had been made against him during the flight, …