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Does drinking hot liquids on a hot day actually cool you off?
Yes, technically, but not nearly enough.
How worried should I really be about carcinogens?
Some concern is beneficial but obsessing is often futile.
Peeing in the pool is actually really bad for you
And everyone else.
Do probiotics actually do anything?
The tiny bugs are marketed as a quick fix, but the body of evidence is miniscule.
What actually causes body odor?
It’s never as smelly as you think it is
Is breakfast really the most important meal of the day?
Scientists haven't quite landed on an answer
What’s the best way to crack an egg? Physics has the answer.
Swiftly, and smack in the middle
Can Being Cold Really Make You Sick?
Short answer: Yes
Who Blows A Lighthouse’s Foghorn?
Short answer: It's automated
Why Is It So Hard To Get Rid Of Garlic Breath?
Short answer: It's volatile