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There are Bizarre Transporters of Plastic Pellets in The Ocean

Undersized filter-feeding animals in the world’s waters take in bits of plastic and excrete them in pellets that sink to the ocean floor -- a wo...

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Published: 2017-08-26 10:11 0

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Behind the Brilliance of Butt Plugs

It's no longer a surprise that internet-connected sex toys have been on the market for quite a while now, however, whatever operates these personal...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-26 13:11 0

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Frogs with Benefits: "Ride-it, Ride-it!"

Talk about a huge leap on ecology, researchers have spotted one of the most bizarre things in life: tiny frogs mounted on the shaggy hair of water buf...

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Published: 2017-08-26 16:11 0

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The Lie Beneath the "Fat But Fit" Fad

We see it everywhere--that Facebook post about a healthy overweight person, that Instagram picture of somebody huge, per se, doing yoga and what not....

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Published: 2017-08-27 04:11 0

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Not Just Your Bacon: Pigs are Intelligent and are Super-Fast Learners

Animals are mostly helpless right after birth. Humans, for example, need somebody to carry them before they were finally able to totter and, eventua...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-27 07:11 0

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Hospital Staffs Spotted: Camera Snitches Will Tell if You Don't Wash Your Hands

"Don't look at me, my hands are clean!" Lack of hand hygiene is one of the leading causes in acquiring an infection. In spite of hospitals being al...

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Published: 2017-08-27 10:11 0

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Accidental Discovery: Could this be the Recovery of the Hydrogen Economy?

Mind the flow, because things are about to drop. Last January, when researchers at the US Army Research Laboratory at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Mary...

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Published: 2017-08-27 13:11 0

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How "Tequila" Goldfish? You Can't

Alcohol is a solution, chemically speaking. But in the goldfish's case, it literally is. Bizarre as it may sound, goldfish can go months without ox...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-28 10:11 0

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The (Big) Pig Solution to Organ Donation

And now on to some useful informatioink.

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-28 13:11 0

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Forget Finding the Cure - Remember to Exercise.

How many Alzheimer's patients does it take to change a light bulb? To get to the other side. Wait. That's not right, is it? Warning: Alzheimer's jok...

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Published: 2017-08-28 16:11 0

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Love and Other (Diabetic) Drugs

A diabetes drug can slow the progress of Parkinson’s disease, and seems to target the underlying cause of the condition, not just its symptoms...

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Published: 2017-08-29 01:11 0

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We'll Soon Get To Meet Siri's "Better" Rival, Iris

Siri, who is the most comprehensive digital personal assistant right now? Sorry, I don’t know what you mean. A determined team at Stanford U...

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Published: 2017-08-29 04:11 0

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365 Days of Winter: Man Plans to Live in an Iceberg!

Going straight to the point, Alex Bellini is an adventurer. He is clever, fearless, and ambitious. He has rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, run across...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-29 07:11 0

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Freakin’ Flesh-Loving Fleas Feast on Feet!

In a gruesome mystery, a 16-year-old Australian Sam Kanizay, who had decided to have a night-time dip in the ocean after an arduous football practic...

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Published: 2017-08-29 10:11 0

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Prehistoric Bad-Ass Worms, Literally

(Also known as "The Article Filled with Ass Puns".)      In an evolutionary event known as the Cambrian explosion –...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-29 13:11 0

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Social Media Detox: What Happens After Just a Day Without Notifications?

Almost everyone in the world now has a phone.  And with different social media apps bombarding us with endless notifications, it’s hard t...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-01 13:11 0

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This Dragon's Blood May Soon Save People's Lives

Komodo dragons are one of the largest lizards living on Earth. These dragons are the closest thing to Jurassic park's dinosaurs. But while these cre...

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Published: 2017-09-01 16:11 0

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Know What You Eat: Let’s See What’s Inside Your Favorite Nutella

Nutella is definitely the internet’s greatest and most famous chocolate spread. Some people even say that those who haven't tasted it yet miss...

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Published: 2017-09-01 19:11 0

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Some Ants are Not as Industrious as You Think--Meet The Lazy Ants!

Ants are thought to be industrious and efficient, with everyone in the colony working really hard. However, that might not be as true as once though...

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Published: 2017-09-01 22:11 0

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Filter Your Water From the Harmful BPA in Just 30 Minutes!

Bisphenol A or BPA is a micropollutant that can be found in almost everything. Take a look around; see that seemingly harmless soil? Or that credit ca...

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Published: 2017-09-02 13:11 0

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An Expedition to Understanding The World's Hidden Continent, Zealandia

Remember the news earlier this year about a hidden crust found by a group of researchers around New Zealand? You know, the one they've argued as actua...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-02 16:11 0

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The Science Behind The Jacked Arm in "Rick and Morty"

In the most recent episode of Rick and Morty, Rick used a mysterious device to extract “muscle memory” from a severed arm and injects the...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-02 19:11 0

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Moderate Drinking as A Part of a Healthy Lifestyle? You Be The Judge

Drink up but not too much! Researchers from the University of California San Diego had a 30-year study on 1,344 adult men and women aged 55 to 84....

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Published: 2017-09-02 22:11 0

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Another Amazing Feat of the Humble Flatworm: "Seeing" Even Without Their Eyespots!

Earlier this year, planarian flatworms had travelled farther than most humans did--they went to space! And they even came back with a surprise: each h...

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Published: 2017-08-05 19:25 0

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Want to Know Humpback Whale's Hidden Talent?

Call them ocean's music geniuses. Humpback whales are undeniably enormous creatures. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrati...

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Published: 2017-08-06 00:25 0

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Here's the Closest Possible Appearance of Earth's First Ever Flower

Flowers are Mother Nature’s gift to the world. They smell good and are beautiful regardless of their shape and size. They even bestowed us the...

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Published: 2017-08-06 05:25 0

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Just a Friend or A Possible Partner? How We "See" a Person Depends on What Kind of Relationship We're After

Ever thought of where your eyes usually linger when choosing a Tinder date? Do you think you'll focus on the same features when looking at a potential...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-06 08:25 0

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The Newest Solution to Help You Quit Smoking Cigarettes: A CT Scan

"Cigarette smoking is dangerous to your health." So, come and have a CT scan for it might help...you quit. Around 44,500 people are diagnosed with...

LAUGHWTF

Published: 2017-08-06 22:25 0

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Snakes Are Messing Up Guam's Ecosystem and It's Not Looking so Good

What's the tropical territory of the US wherein one can pet the world's largest land-living arthropod, dive in the world’s deepest ocean, touch...

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Published: 2017-08-07 03:25 0

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Time to Say I Told You So: Cannabis Users Handle Stressful Situations Better

Well, uhm...can I start rolling now? Researchers from the Washington State University (SWU) have statistic data supporting the notion that regular...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-07 11:25 0

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