But just because you might pick up STIs that don't put a tangle in your dangle doesn't mean you should throw your condoms out just yet.
Who would have guessed?
Motherboard correspondent Alejandro Tauber traveled to the Netherlands to meet some of the scientists and designers who have come up with a viable replacement for plastic: fungus.
Australian artist Oron Catts is at the bleeding edge—literally—of a discipline that meddles with life for the sake of art.
Scientific studies of gaydar show that its horribly inaccurate. But that's OK. You might not need it soon.
Tim Hillier's photos of the Outback shot from single-engine planes paint the landscape with rainbows.
But can human beings be trusted to be in complete control over their emotional reality?
By some measures, new parents are more miserable than people grieving their spouses.
After months of mystery, a piece of plane presumed to be part of the famous missing aircraft turned up floating in the ocean. Predictably, it's driving everyone a bit mad.
The reason I knew yesterday's Vegemite-hooch story was bogus? Because I tried (and failed) to brew some last year.
An ALS researcher is grateful for your money.
For decades, connoisseurs of psychedelics have said that "set and setting"—your state of mind and your environment—influence how you experience drugs. And they're right.
A trial in Guinea resulted in no new cases among vaccinated individuals, despite their close proximity to people infected with Ebola.
When I'm thinking about my life, I hone in on a time and access it like you would a chapter of a DVD," said Joey DeGrandis, one of the few people in the world with highly superior autobiographical memory.
In Julian Glander's latest episode of PLEASE LOOK AT ME, a professor attempts to create a weaponized super molecule for the Pentagon, but true love gets in the way.
Wim Hof has used meditation to stay submerged in ice for hours, run a marathon in the desert with no water, and scientifically proved that he can influence his immune system at will.
Yes, we asked her about aliens.
It's called "anting," and lots of birds do it.
I'm going to prove this using quantum physics and the Full House reboot.
We talked about everything from quantum mechanics to why Arnold has to be naked.
The 2012 time warp crashed Reddit, Foursquare, and LinkedIn and delayed dozens of flights when an online reservation system failed.
According to a new study, the folks who don't believe in evolution are not good at thinking analytically.
In the future, there could be computerized tampons that tell you when to change them, dissolvable tampons that can release HIV-prevention medication, and tampons that even detect ovarian cancer.
I came to see lights. Instead I only saw clouds and disappointed people on a windy beach. So I asked them why they'd come.