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Study: Main Ingredient Found In Beer Can Help Improve Memory

CORVALLIS, Oregon (CBS Seattle) – Beer is better for the brain than you might believe. A new study finds the frothy beverage can improve memory. A researcher at Oregon State Universtity points to a compound […]


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Physicist Claims Homer Simpson Discovered God Particle Decade Before Scientists Did

LAS VEGAS (CBS Las Vegas) — At first glance a scene from a 1998 episode of The Simpsons may not seem like anything particularly notable, but a closer look suggests Homer Simpson may have predicted the mass of the […]


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UCLA Biologists Identify Gene That Can Slow Aging Process

LOS ANGELES ( — UCLA biologists say they have identified a gene that can slow the aging process when activated. Working with fruit flies, researchers used the gene called AMPK to increase their life spans by […]


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Pull My Finger! This Fart Might Cure Your Cancer

By Jordy Altman Turns out Dad wasn’t a practical joker – he was a scientist. Have you ever been stuck in an elevator with a crop duster? Or what about the silent-but-deadly cubicle mate? Or […]


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Wish Your Dog Could Talk? It Could Be A Reality Sooner Than You Think

Seriously, how cool would this be? Imagine that your dog could actually talk to you. And we don’t mean in an interpretive, Dog Whisperer kind of way; we mean with actual words forming sentences, literally […]

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Scientists Discover How To Block Marijuana High And Make 2014 Seem More Like 1984

Why? Why couldn’t these French scientists find a way to really help humanity instead of being the ultimate buzz kills? After so much ground was made this year with states like Colorado allowing the sale […]

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Staring At Large Boobs Will Improve Your Health, JACK Will Live To 100

Bless those scientists doing their absolute best to further mankind, pushing our species forward with revolutionary insights that not only improve the quality of life, but also the duration. We’re talking, of course, about the […]

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Necessary Science: Glow In The Dark Sheep

We’re barely over a decade in, and we may have already just witnessed the crowning achievement of the 21st century, nay, the millennium: glow-in-the-dark sheep. Yes, you read that right. That is not a typo. […]

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Science Proves Why Beer Is A Gift From The Almighty

Beer. The cause and solution to all of life’s problems. Or is it? Science has brought beer lovers some satisfying facts that just seem to keep on coming. With evolution comes scientific findings that benefit […]


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Infographic: Beards, Facial Hair, And The Science Behind Manliness

Years ago, Jack FM invited everyone in Southern California to participate in Jack’s Mustache Madness. But do you really know what’s going on under that fuzzy lip of yours? Take a moment to find out […]