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13 Types of Sex Everyone Should Have at Least Once

And maybe a dozen more times. Or never again.<p>Throughout your life, you're probably going to have a lot of different types of sex. There will likely be Nicolas Sparks-worthy passion, a few regrettable decisions, experiments that don't turn out as planned, and all of the good, bad, and ugly in …

The 5 Most Ridiculous Drinking Myths You Probably Believe

Considering that booze is one of the pillars of human civilization, it's kind of shocking how little we know about it. For instance, we pointed out a …

Alcohol

Daredevil Gets Knocked Down, But Gets Up Again in a Mashup of Netflix’s TV Series & Chumbawamba’s Song ‘Tubthumping’

Daredevil gets knocked down, but gets up again in a funny mashup by YouTube user funkyjunkie of Netflix‘s popular Marvel television series <i>Daredevil</i> …

Watch These Kids Go Nuts Making Rube Goldberg Machines

STEAMLabs invited kids and families to build crazy Rube Goldberg machines at their brand-new Makerspace in downtown Toronto, and the resulting video is 62 seconds of fun. Makes me think OK Go should just hire these kids to do their next video.<p>STEAMLabs is a non-profit, all-ages Makerspace dedicated …

Makerspaces

5 Beloved Superheroes Who Are Actually Really Stupid

Most superheroes are as intelligent as they are powerful. Tony Stark invented a way to fly in an iron suit, Peter Parker invented a way to shoot …

Comics

The 8 Different Types of Boners Men Get

One guy walks you through each one—and how they feel.

Why marathon runners are likely to be smarter

Scientists have discovered that the same bodily process which helps fuel the body also improves memory and learning<p>Marathon runners are not only super fit but they are likely to know more than the average person as well, new research suggests.<p>Scientists have discovered that the same bodily process …

Weather

8 shower beers to suds up your daily routine

Shower beers don’t get much respect, but they're the hardest-working booze in hygiene.<p>A glass of wine in the bath is still the most socially …

Alcohol

Funny Video Features Your Favorite Superheroes Battling In An Epic Soccer Match

<b>If your</b> favorite superheroes were to battle it out in a soccer match, which character would outlast the rest?<p><b>Professional stunt man</b> Ronnie Shalvis of …

There’s Now A Fitness Tracker For Your Orgasms

Wearable tech already allows you to track your sleep, count your calories, record your steps, dissect your moods and analyse your periods. Now, the …

Atari Is Building A Brand New Asteroids Game For PC

Everyone’s favorite 1979 space shooter is getting a facelift! Atari announced today that it’s revived the classic, to be released as a new game for PC called Asteroids: Outpost.<p>Atari says the game will be an open world, sandbox style survival experience where players can mine for resources as well …

Don't Look At Black Holes Too Closely, They Might Disappear

We’ve come a long way in 13.8 billion years; but despite our impressively extensive understanding of the Universe, there are still a few strings left …

6 Nerd-approved Properties Primed for TV

The relationship between books and movies is an ever-evolving one. Whether on the cinema screen or the living room television, adaptations of novels, …

Marvel’s ‘A-Force’ comic to feature all-female Avengers team

This spring will see Marvel Comics launch a new storyline event called <i>Secret Wars</i>, which sees all superhero groups broken up, and new crossovers …

Quantum Experiment Helps Prove Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Building a quantum computer can sometimes yield unexpected benefits — like providing the right environment to demonstrate that Albert Einstein's …

Physics

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

Ireland

What are Mattel and Google doing with View-Master?

With a View-Master topped teaser (which you can see after the break), Google and Mattel invoked one of our favorite childhood memories -- and frequent inspiration for low-budget virtual reality shenanigans. The two are planning an "exclusive announcement and product debut" ahead of the New York Toy …

Machine Perception

Hubble captures rare triple transit of Jupiter’s moons

New images capture a rare occurrence as three of Jupiter’s largest moons – Europa, Callisto and Io – parade simultaneously across the giant planet’s …

Astronomy

The Earth In Infrared, Laser Dogs, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Fish

An 8-Bit Animated Version of the Final Scene From Back to the Future

São Paulo, Brazil-based pixel artist and animator Mauri Helme has created a great 8-bit animated version of the final scene from the classic 1985 …

‘How to Tell If You’re a Basic Bro’, A Sketch by CollegeHumor That Pinpoints Many Ways in Which a Bro Can Be Basic

“How to Tell If You’re a Basic Bro” is a sketch by CollegeHumor that stars Kerri Kenney as a doctor diagnosing Brian Murphy as a “basic bro” and …

Hear Cody Simpson Get 'Free' on New Song 'Flower'

Cody Simpson is a free man. Not only has the Australian singer-songwriter, actor and former <i>Dancing With the Stars</i> contestant recently turned 18, but …

Wave function gets real in quantum experiment

It underpins the whole theory of quantum mechanics, but does it exist? For nearly a century physicists have argued about whether the wave function is …

Quantum Physics

33 Useful Words the English Language Needs to Add

The English language is a funny thing. While we're able to perfectly communicate with other speakers, we can still find ourselves at a loss for the …

Game of Thrones

6 Snobby Claims That Science Has Officially Debunked

Last week I tried to take on the snobs and, I'm sorry to say, I lost. You have to believe me, I tried. I did the research, man. I read into the …

Coffee

Beer could help 'protect brain against Parkinson's and Alzheimer's'

Researchers in China have found that a compound in hops could help fight off degenerative brain diseases<p>As self-delusional arguments go, it sounds like it is up there with claims that a bowl of ice-cream supplies a quarter of your daily calcium needs.<p>However, scientists in China have found that …

Dementia

How Unboiled Eggs Could Help Fight Food Waste

Any chef can whip up an egg over-easy, fried or poached. But what about unboiled?<p>Leave that to a group of scientific eggsperts at the University of California, Irvine, the University of Western Australia and Flinders University. Recently, they figured out how take an egg from a fresh to a boiled …