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How your favourite genre got its name

Ever wonder how your favourite genre got its name?<p>The history of dance music is full of stories of how genres came to be – house, techno, dubstep, …

Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?<p><i>More on Nootroprics:</i><p>Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?<p>A Campus Dealer Explains How the College Drug Economy Works<p>Can the Pills That Claim to Make You Clever Also Make …


22 American craft breweries every beer lover should know

We found the 22 coolest American craft brewers making waves in the industry.<p>We went by the Brewers Association's definition of "craft brewery," which is a brewery that produces no more than 6 million barrels a year.<p><i>Melia Robinson contributed to a previous version of this article.</i>

Tesla's new low-cost battery: 'the missing piece' in sustainable energy?

Will the world become battery-powered? That’s certainly the ambition of Elon Musk, the PayPal billionaire turned would-be space explorer and electric car baron.<p>On Thursday night, Musk unveiled what he called “the missing piece” in sustainable energy: a range of batteries that can be used in homes …

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The Foods That Cool Your Mouth After Eating Something Spicy

So you misjudged that curry and now your mouth is on fire—what to do? You probably know that milk will stop the burning, but you have other options …


Dancing Astronaut's Top 25 Most Impactful Artists of 2014 #BIG100 - Dancing Astronaut : Dancing Astronaut

Dancing Astronaut’s Top 25 Most Impactful Artists of 2014 #BIG100<p>Top 25 Most Impactful Artists of 2014<p>Every year there are a handful of artists that …