150 Scientists and Ethicists Urge Postponing the Rio Olympics Due to Zika
The Games will—in all likelihood—go on, but if 150 experts tell you they shouldn't, maybe you should listen to them.
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No One Knows Exactly How Much Herbicide Is in Your Breakfast
A new lawsuit raises a lot of questions about what exactly is in the stuff we put in our faces every morning.
In Things We Already Knew, People Who Buy Vinyl Don't Actually Listen to Them
Adele's new album probably sounds great on vinyl, but you probably haven't played it.
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Thailand Is Planning to Send Drunk Drivers to Morgues as Punishment
Thai authorities want drunk drivers to "feel the pain, so that they may understand and attain a good conscience."
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How Scared Should I Be of a Contagious Disease Wiping Out Humanity?
Can the microbes just decide to rise up and destroy us?
What Life Was Like on the Ground During the Ebola Crisis
We spoke with correspondent Danny Gold about the psychological effects of reporting on a deadly epidemic, and if the world will be better prepared for the next one.
A Rural Cambodian Village Has Been Hit by a Massive HIV Outbreak
Local authorities in Roka, where 233 people have recently tested positive for HIV, blame an unlicensed doctor who may have spread the disease by using dirty needles.
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What Instagram Threw Up During the Grammys
Everyone knows the best way to get famous when you're just famous enough to get an invite to the Grammys, but not famous enough for anyone to know who you are, is to dress in a side-of-the-highway fence.
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100 Pickled Brains Have 'Gone Missing' from the University of Texas
How do you steal 100 brains? The logistics alone boggle the mind.
The Black Plague Is Spreading in Madagascar
The disease was once confined to rural villages but has now spread to the impoverished nation's capital.
Mike Jones Just Popped Up on Dominic Serendip's "Spirit"
A rare Mike Jones appears!
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Mr. Jones and Me
This is the story of how I took $5,000 of someone else's money and used it to buy a Mike Jones concert and inadvertently became best friends with him in the process.