What Food Additives Look Like Images Book

This is What Food Additives Look Like Before They’re Added to Food

By on June 29, 2015 at 9:45 PM.

This is What Food Additives Look Like Before They’re Added to Food

Are you looking to live a healthier lifestyle and maybe lose a few pounds? You could try some complex medical procedures and wild weight loss miracles, or you could go for a more balanced approach, one that includes exercise and better managing your food intake – there are apps to help out with that. Eating healthier is easier said than done though, so what better way to understand your next meal than by checking out what additives look like before being mixed with your food. More →

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Python Digesting Alligator X-Ray Images

Crazy X-Ray Images: See a Python Digest an Alligator Over the Course of a Week

By on June 29, 2015 at 5:27 PM.

Crazy X-Ray Images: See a Python Digest an Alligator Over the Course of a Week

Pythons are ready to consume anything they can catch, regardless whether it’s a 30 pound porcupine that might kill the snake by piercing its guts, or a dangerous alligator that you’d imagine can put up a fight. That’s right, pythons can apparently swallow an entire alligator and then digest it in about a week. More →

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Plastic Sperm Male Reproductive Disorders

Is That Plastic Water Bottle You’re Drinking From Making You Infertile?

By on June 26, 2015 at 12:08 PM.

Is That Plastic Water Bottle You’re Drinking From Making You Infertile?

There’s no clear answer to that question. Some studies suggest that the abundance of plastic around us may have negative effects on the male reproductive system, but the problem with these studies is that there’s too much plastic in our lives to enable completely believable research. More →

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Mars DARPA Terraforming Project

We Definitely Want to Live on Mars – Here’s How We Plan to Tame the Red Planet

By on June 25, 2015 at 6:50 AM.

We Definitely Want to Live on Mars – Here’s How We Plan to Tame the Red Planet

Living on Mars isn’t exactly something we can do today, but future generations might choose to settle there, once we’ve tamed the red planet. To do so, we want plan to terraform it with help of genetic engineering and synthetic biology. More →

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Organs-on-Chips Design Human Organs

Video: Amazing Computer Chips Replicate the Functions of Human Organs

By on June 24, 2015 at 5:45 PM.

Video: Amazing Computer Chips Replicate the Functions of Human Organs

A clear plastic chip that’s no bigger than a small computer memory stick replicates the functionality of human organs and might prove to be important for the future of the pharmaceutical industry, as it could replace animal testing and speed up new drug development. More →

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Swimming Pool Red Eyes Chlorine

Get Red Eyes While Swimming? Don’t Blame the Chlorine…

By on June 24, 2015 at 4:08 PM.

Get Red Eyes While Swimming? Don’t Blame the Chlorine…

If you’ve ever swam at a public pool, you’ve probably emerged from the water at some point with a stinging sensation in your eyes. We’ve grown accustomed to blaming this unpleasant sensation on there being too much chlorine in the pool but the Center for Disease Control claims new research shows that the true cause of getting red eyes while swimming is something much, much worse. More →

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Life On Mars Pyramid Rock

Morons Believe This Pyramid-Shaped Rock Proves There’s Life on Mars

By on June 24, 2015 at 12:06 PM.

Morons Believe This Pyramid-Shaped Rock Proves There’s Life on Mars

Is there life on Mars? It’s something that humans have been pondering even before David Bowie first asked the question back in 1971. While it’s a definite possibility given that NASA now believes the Red Planet once had a vast ocean on its surface, we’ve certainly seen no evidence that there’s any intelligent life on Mars. However, the amateur Fox Mulders of the world Want To Believe and they think they’ve uncovered evidence that an ancient civilization of intelligent being once lived on Mars. And that evidence is… wait for it… a grainy image taken by the Mars Curiosity Rover that seems to show a pyramid-shaped rock. More →

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Smart Condom STD Detection Color Change

14-year-olds Invent Smart Condom That Changes Color When STDs Are Detected

By on June 24, 2015 at 7:45 AM.

14-year-olds Invent Smart Condom That Changes Color When STDs Are Detected

It’s both troubling and exciting at the same time that three 14-year-old children in Great Britain came up with an absolutely amazing condom concept, one that’s intended not only to prevent unwanted pregnancies, but also detect certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and change color to indicate when an infection is present. More →

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Woman With Skinny Jeans Hospitalized

Hipsters’ Worst Nightmare: Doctors Find Skinny Jeans Can Cause Permanent Muscle Damage

By on June 23, 2015 at 3:25 PM.

Hipsters’ Worst Nightmare: Doctors Find Skinny Jeans Can Cause Permanent Muscle Damage

Here’s how you’ll be able to identify hipsters when they’re old and in the nursing home: They’ll be the ones who suffered permanent muscle and nerve damage before it was cool. The Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry this week published a new report detailing the plight of a woman whose skinny jeans were so tight that they got her hospitalized. More →

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