Science

The Adventures of Wintergreen Bottoms

Naked and Famous Denim’s new sratch-n-sniff jeans smell minty fresh, stay clean thanks to Teflon®, and could make designer Brandon Svarc a mint.  But… there is no mint in these bottoms.  These dungarees …

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FeminismScience

Woman turns down non-paying gig, name calling ensues

This post originally appeared at JAYFK. Scientist and science [email protected] contacted by Ofek, Blog Editor of biology-online.org regarding a non-paying guest blogging spot.  Deciding she didn’t wish to work for free, …

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ScienceSkepticism

Cockring cleaner or clandestine drug?

NOTE: this post can now be found at Skepchick’s Tumblr.

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Skepticism

Let’s write a new Samsung Ad!

Redditors don’t like this Samsung ad: I don’t like it. It had CNET asking ‘Is this the worst as Samsung’s ever made?‘ and Mashable wondering ‘Why Is This Samsung Ad So Terrible?‘.  Gawker says ‘This …

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Monistat for your mane?

YouTube testimonials touting Monistat as a head hair growth promoter have attracted the attention of local news, HuffPost, and MadamNoire.  Could the results being seen by some Monistat-for-mane devotees be …

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Science

Use coconut oil for curry, not sunscreen

Summer often means more outdoor fun time and more time spent slathering on sunscreen to block ultraviolet (UV) light of various wavelengths.  Many of us pick a sunscreen  based of …

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