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5 Sex 'Myths' That Are Totally True (And 4 'Facts' That Are Nonsense)

It can break?
By Stevie Shephard
Comics Science

12 Superheroes Ranked By Science (From Lame To Awesome)

Scientists spent SEVEN YEARS studying superheroes, so who will come out on top?
By Stevie Shephard

20 Amazing Science Tattoos That Will Make You Want To Get Inked

Ink that makes you think.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Absolute Worst Ways To Die According To Science

The very worst ways to make an exit, ranked.
By Stevie Shephard
Science Offbeat

8 Famous Paranormal Photographs Debunked

Messages from another world, or clever photoshop?
By Stevie Shephard

10 Ways To Dispose Of A Dead Body (If You Really Needed To)

You know, just in case.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Disgusting Medical Treatments That Might Just Save Your Life

If we've learnt one thing, it's that doctors sure love poop.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Awesome Medical Benefits Of Illegal Drugs

Don't do drugs, kids, study them.
By Stevie Shephard
Technology History Science Offbeat

10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

The army's barmy babies: ten bizarre military projects, past, present, and future.
By Ben Cooke

10 Most Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That Prove Ghosts Are Real

We're ready to believe them!
By Tom Baker

21 Science Facts You Won't Believe Are True

Whip these out to make yourself sound clever at parties.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Scientific Answers To Your Most Embarrassing Questions

Everything you've ever wanted to know... and some stuff you definitely didn't.
By Stevie Shephard

7 Puzzles And Paradoxes To Twist Your Brain

Can you solve some of the unsolvable riddles?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Insane Doomsday Predictions That (Unsurprisingly) Didn't Happen

Note To Self: Don't give Sarah Palin the nuke codes.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Scientific Theories About Death

What is it, what does it feel like, and could we ever stop it?
By Stevie Shephard

10 Terrifying Creatures That You’ll Be Glad Are Extinct

Here be monsters...
By Stevie Shephard

10 'Alternative Medicines' That Will Do Some Serious Damage

From rotting flesh to drinking bleach - it's not all auras and crystals.
By Stevie Shephard
Offbeat Science

10 Most Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That Prove Time Travel Exists

What we don't talk about when we talk about time travel.
By Tom Baker
Film Science

7 Science Facts That Ruin Your Favourite Movies (But 2 That Make It All Better)

Science giveth, science taketh away.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Everyday Inventions That Caused Widespread Panic

Damn kids, with their "books" and their "light bulbs"...
By Stevie Shephard

9 Science Facts That Will Ruin Your Day

The science of human nature makes for some uncomfortable reading.
By Stevie Shephard

17 Body Parts You Didn't Know Had A Name

Heads, shoulders, knees and... Lacrimal Caruncle?
By Stevie Shephard
Film Science

8 Times Neil DeGrasse Tyson Ruined Your Favorite Films

He said WHAT about Star Wars?
By Stevie Shephard
Science Offbeat

13 Real Places That Look Like Straight Up Fantasy Worlds

Come with me, and we'll be in a world of pure imagination...
By Stevie Shephard

7 Impossible Things Happening Right Now

The line between science and miracles can get very blurry sometimes.
By Stevie Shephard
Science Offbeat

8 Amazing Stories From People Who Have Met Aliens

Close encounters of the absurd kind.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Online Tests You Can Take Now To Discover Everything About Yourself

You could either come out of this with a superpower or a personality problem.
By Stevie Shephard

20 Weird Science Facts That You Might Just Need One Day

Useless facts are only useless until you need them.
By Stevie Shephard

7 Reasons Everything You Know Is Probably Wrong

Just don't believe anything you see hear, read or watch and you'll be fine.
By Stevie Shephard

15 Biggest Hoaxes That Fooled The World

Don't believe the hype.
By Stevie Shephard