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Why Certain Men Should Be Sitting Down To Pee

Oct 19, 14 Why Certain Men Should Be Sitting Down To Pee

Posted by in Health, WTF???

Forget how it might bruise your ego; if sitting down on the toilet improves your ability to urinate comfortably because you suffer from a prostate condition, such as lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), there’s no shame in the act. A new study in PLOS ONE finds that while sitting down, men who suffer from LUTS are able to urinate faster, with greater force, and leave less urine behind in their bladders.

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American States And Male Immaturity

Oct 19, 14 American States And Male Immaturity

Posted by in An English Angle, Science

Some men mature like beautifully aged top Bordeaux wine. Others, I have to say, age more like cheese and certainly don’t improve with the passing years. Some even seem to immature with age. But how do we define maturity? What makes a man “immature”? We can all take a stab at that one and come up with a million different answers.

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Amazon’s Same-Day Grocery Service Is About A Lot More Than Groceries

Oct 19, 14 Amazon’s Same-Day Grocery Service Is About A Lot More Than Groceries

Posted by in Technology

Amazon is moving into a competitive area where even existing supermarket chains are having trouble turning a profit, due to the high cost of retail space and advertising. But as Amazon prepares a midtown Manhattan warehouse, there could be a number of fringe benefits for Jeff Bezos’ e-commerce empire. AmazonFresh is about a lot more than groceries.

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This Is What Happens To Fast Food Burgers When Left In A Jar For 30 Days

Oct 19, 14 This Is What Happens To Fast Food Burgers When Left In A Jar For 30 Days

Posted by in Science

We have sacrificed nutritional value — and our waistlines — for the affordability, availability, and convenience of America’s fast food chains. As the fast food giant McDonald’s launched its “Our Food. Your Questions” campaign earlier this week, BuzzFeedBlue conducted the all-American burger experiment in the YouTube video “How Fast Do Burgers Age?”

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All Eyes Will Be On Comet Siding Spring Sunday

Oct 19, 14 All Eyes Will Be On Comet Siding Spring Sunday

Posted by in Space

Comet Siding Spring will pass incredibly close to Mars Sunday and NASA will have a front-row seat. NASA's fleet of rovers, orbiters and telescopes will observe the comet in great detail, providing new insights into the behavior of a comet as well as the history of the universe.

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Can Social Media Prevent Drug Use From Becoming Abuse?

Oct 19, 14 Can Social Media Prevent Drug Use From Becoming Abuse?

Posted by in Health, Technology

The National Institutes of Health has granted more than $11 million in awards to researchers exploring the use of social media to advance the understanding, prevention, and treatment of substance use and addiction.

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Your Beer May Be Making You Look Like A Slut

Oct 18, 14 Your Beer May Be Making You Look Like A Slut

Posted by in Science, WTF???

A typical girls' night out may include a couple of wine glasses, cocktails, and beers at the bar. And no matter a woman’s beverage of choice, simply sitting by her glass may send off the wrong signal. According to a recent study, women who simply sat next to a beer at the bar were perceived by both men and women as more flirtatious and more likely to consent to sex.

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It’s Pizza Time

Oct 18, 14 It’s Pizza Time

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Science

While I would be hesitant to call pizza the “ultimate food,” it's hard to deny that few things go over quite as well with large groups of people. There is a lot that goes into a pizza and why pizza is so amazing. As with everything, there is a science to how pizza is what it is and that science is chemistry and our friends over at Reactions have laid out for us just how that science works.

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Foods And Tips To Help Prevent Cancer

Oct 18, 14 Foods And Tips To Help Prevent Cancer

Posted by in Health

Right now, we are well into Breast Cancer Awareness month. Every October, men, women, children, and even pets nationwide spread education and awareness about breast cancer. But breast cancer is not the only common and dangerous cancer. Cancer is such a prominent health issue, so let’s look at a really important way prevent cancers.

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The Big Sex Talk Isn’t All That Weird Anymore

Oct 18, 14 The Big Sex Talk Isn’t All That Weird Anymore

Posted by in Health

These days, they’re in so deep that scientists have found teens who sext won’t necessarily partake in risky sexual behavior — they’re saying it’s just a normal part of sexual development. Parents may find it hard to navigate all this know-how when it comes to talking to their kids about sexuality, but experts in the field believe it’s the perfect jumping-off point.

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