Surgery

Soviet plastic surgery: when the USSR went under the scalpel

Focusing too much on superficial beauty was frowned upon in the Soviet Union as un-communist. But in case you wanted to fix those frown lines later, …

Plastic Surgery

This Mesmerising Time-Lapse of Cell Division Is Real, and It's Spectacular

This is life.<p>If you've ever wondered what cell division actually looks like, this incredible time-lapse by francischeefilms on YouTube gives you the …

Biology

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Trump's Budget Will Make America Weak, Sick & Stupid

"We all want to Make America Great Again. But that won't happen until we first Make America Smart Again."<p>“Make America Smart Again” has been Neil deGrasse Tyson’s rallying cry since Donald Trump won the presidential election last year. Now the astrophysicist, author, host of the “StarTalk” podcast …

Science

Little Women LA's Terra Jolé Reveals Why Healing from Surgery Was 'Torture' — & Admits DWTS 'Put a Lot of Stress on My Family'

<i>New mom of two and</i> Little Women: LA <i>star Terra Jolé made history as the first little person to compete on</i> Dancing with the Stars <i>last season, and now</i> …

Celebrity News

500kg woman undergoes surgery in Mumbai

A 36-year-old Egyptian woman - reportedly the heaviest in the world - has undergone successful weight-loss surgery at the Saifee Hospital in …

Mumbai

Chloe Lattanzi says plastic surgery left her ‘looking mutilated’

Olivia Newton John’s daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, has revealed her regrets over her various plastic surgeries, claiming she was left looking “mutilated” …

Man to undergo surgery to be 'sexless alien'

A man plans to have his nipples, bellybutton and genitals removed to be a 'sexless alien'.<p>Vinny Ohh has already had cheek and brow fillers, facial …

Your Name Could Actually Affect How Others Think You Look, Experiments Reveal

This is weird.<p>Do people with certain names have certain types of faces? Quite possibility, researchers have found, after several experiments revealed …

Psychology

There's more than one way to make a milk tart — all of them are delicious!

<b>The Voortrekker milk tart</b><p>Parts of this recipe can only be described as a beautiful mistake. People recall their grandma's milk tart having white …

Milk

Should Guinness World Records really be rewarding this?

<b>There’s all sorts of weird and wonderful things in the Guinness World Book of Record.</b><p>From the largest collection of stuffed crocodiles ever to the …

World Records

Science Has Determined What the Most Attractive Female Lips Look Like

And it's probably not the pout you think.<p>In the age of the selfie, more women than ever are looking for ways to perfect their pouts—which might be why a record-breaking 27,400 lip implants were performed in the United States in 2015. But what does the "perfect" pair of female lips <i>really</i> look like? …

Skin Care

The Results of This 50-Hour Face Transplant Are Incredible

Two lives, one success story.<p>In June, the Mayo Clinic performed its first face transplant.<p>The medical feat, which is still a relatively uncommon …

Mayo Clinic

'I put off my facelift at 50': Why even plastic surgeons don't want to go under the knife

In the early Noughties, it was impossible to avoid the tell-tale signs of plastic surgery. Frozen faces, deep décolletages and plumped-up lips were no longer the mainstays of celebrity magazines; as the cosmetic industry boomed, they began to crop up at dinner parties across the country. In 2015, a …

Women's News

Cosmetic surgery procedures 'fell by 40% in 2016'

<b>The number of people having cosmetic surgery in the UK in 2016 dropped by 40% compared with 2015, figures show.</b><p>The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons said 30,750 procedures had been done - down from 51,140.<p>Surgeon Rajiv Grover, who compiled the report, said more men and women were …

Health

Back dimple surgery is now a thing for women

People are buying back dimples now<p>Just when you thought there couldn't possibly be any parts of your body left for society to make you worry about, it's been revealed that women are now spending a fortune on a brand new cosmetic enhancement - back dimple surgery. Oh good.<p>Venus dimples, which appear …

Jessica Ennis

Bill Nye Is A Messy Mad Scientist In Persil’s Super Bowl Commercial — Watch

Bill Nye ‘The Science Guy’ has lost his marbles. Gone is the talking head we all look to for a reasonable argument on climate change and in his place …

Bill Nye

Ridiculous realities we all know to be true

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Humor

Here’s what you need to know about the Doomsday Clock, and yeah, it’s pretty scary

We have something to share with you, and it’s pretty dim. The Doomsday Clock — which gives the countdown to a potential global catastrophe — just …

Doomsday Clock says the apocalypse is nigh — but we didn't need science to tell us that

According to experts, the apocalypse is nigh. On Thursday, the scientists behind the Doomsday Clock moved its hands to 2 1/2 minutes to midnight — …

Doomsday Clock: We are now two-and-a-half minutes from the apocalypse

We are now just two-and-a-half minutes from the apocalypse, thanks in large part to Donald Trump.<p>The Doomsday Clock, which measures how close we are …

Doomsday Clock Shows How Close We Are to Apocalypse

The minute hand of the Doomsday Clock, which indicates how close the world's leading scientists think we are from destroying the planet, has moved …

Climate Change

Doomsday Clock Advances To Two And A Half Minutes To Midnight

Long Story Short<p>The Doomsday Clock, a construct designed to demonstrate how close scientists think we are to a global catastrophe, has been moved to 11:57:30. That's the closest it's been to midnight since the end of the Cold War.<p>Long Story<p>On or around this day every year, the <i>Bulletin of The Atomic</i> …

How Neil DeGrasse Tyson Would Explain Trump's Use of 'Alternative Facts'

Neil DeGrasse Tyson, sci-fi's preeminent fact-checker, is not a fan of "alternative facts," as you might have guessed. He tweeted earlier this week …

Science

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She was the <i>Bachelor</i> “villain” we came to know and love on Richie Strahan’s season of the beloved dating show, but this week, Keira Maguire stepped …

Entertainment

Researchers Say They've Figured Out What Makes People Reject Science, and It's Not Ignorance

Why some people believe Earth is flat.<p>A lot happened in 2016, but one of the biggest cultural shifts was the rise of fake news - where claims with no …

Climate Change

The Biggest Plastic Surgery Trend of 2017 Is Super Strange

Yet another way for women to feel bad about their bodies. Hooray!<p>Boobs. Many of us have them, but for some reason, a lot of feel like they're all wrong. They're too big, they're not big enough, they're not symmetrical, they're not perky, they're too perky, the list goes on and on. In fact, just …

Pregnancy

Fergie Plastic Surgery Claim NOT True

Fergie has NOT undergone multiple plastic surgery procedures, despite a bogus tabloid report. Gossip Cop can exclusively correct this claim. We're …

Plastic Surgery

Half-Life 3 Will Never Be Released According to Valve Insider

If you were holding out hope of ever playing <i>Half-Life 3,</i> we’ve got some bad news for you. According to a Valve insider, both <i>Half-Life 3</i> and <i>Half-Life</i> …

Entertainment Industry

Governor says there's less of him to hate: He lost 50 pounds

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Gov. Paul LePage says he had weight loss surgery and jokes now "there's 50 less pounds of me to hate."<p>The fiery Republican revealed the bariatric surgery on Wednesday on Portland-based WLOB-FM. He said he underwent the procedure on Sept. 29 and returned to work the next …

Paul LePage

Man needs surgery after SA church break-in

A man is having surgery after an alleged break-in at an Adelaide church went wrong.<p>Screams for help from a Park Holme church early on Tuesday led …

Australian News