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Orange Juice
Orange Juice

The Flu Is So Bad This Year that Orange Juice Sales Are Spiking

Too bad there's flimsy evidence that it can actually prevent you from getting sick.
Mayukh Sen
2.9.18
Fast Food
Fast Food

McDonald's Fries Might Make a Mouse Furrier, But They Probably Won't Cure Your Baldness

We will never again eat McDonald's fries without thinking about patchy-ass mice.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.6.18
WTF
WTF

Scientists Say Don't Listen to Gwyneth Paltrow's Advice to Put Coffee in Your Butt

Goop says putting a latte in your bum bum will make you feel great, but medical professionals think otherwise.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.9.18
WTF
WTF

'Raw Water' Is an Expensive Trend You Should Only Try if You Like Diarrhea

The founder of Live Water says that his water will stay fresh for “one lunar cycle” before it turns green. Sounds totally safe!
Jelisa Castrodale
1.4.18
On Edge
On Edge

Drinking More Because of the Insane News Cycle? You're Not Alone

"Headline distress disorder" is real—and it's making many of us self-prescribe alcohol.
Allie Volpe
12.4.17
food safety
food safety

Study Says It's Very Bad to Eat Food Flies Have Landed On

Bugs are gross.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.28.17
hangover
hangover

The Easiest Hangover Cure from One of the World's Best Chefs

According to Fergus Henderson, you just need two ingredients and some ice. It's magic.
Munchies Staff
11.25.17
Halloween
Halloween

This Is How Much Halloween Candy It Would Take To Actually Kill You

The helpful science folks behind the YouTube channel Reaction decided to tackle this age-old mystery in a recent video. How many would you think? Maybe a thousand Snickers bars? Wrong. Way less!
Wyatt Marshall
10.31.17
HEALTH
HEALTH

Study Finds Starbucks Door Handles Are Dirtier than Subway Poles

The findings probably says more about the bacterial melting pot of New York City at large than about your neighborhood coffee shop.
Nick Rose
10.27.17
Technology
Technology

Google Maps' Calorie-Counting Cupcake Feature Removed Following Backlash

The company quickly got rid of its iOS feature after a torrent of criticism yesterday.
Mayukh Sen
10.17.17
coffee
coffee

Coffee Roasters Are Facing Serious Health Risks, CDC Says

Working at a hip coffee roastery might have some unexpected pitfalls.
Nick Rose
9.28.17
HEALTH
HEALTH

How Apricots Can Poison You

It turns out that apricot seeds can do a lot more harm than good.
Nick Rose
9.19.17