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There Is Such a Thing as Too Much Coffee, Scientists Say

Jittery? Anxious? Heart pounding out of your chest? If you're downing half a dozen cups a day, you're doing it wrong.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.15.19
Munchies

IBM Has Patented a Coffee Delivery Drone that Knows When You're Tired

Do we really need a drone to read our heart rates and eye movements to know we need a cup of java?
Danielle Wayda
8.23.18
Munchies

Of Course Research Suggests That Red Bull & Vodka Can Increase Aggressive, Risky Behavior

At least in mice, zebrafish, and that guy at the bar the other night.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.17.18
body

When Is Peeing Too Often the Sign of a Problem?

“I talk to people who just let it drop that they go to the bathroom 20 times a day. They don’t realise that’s unusual.”
Nick Keppler
7.24.18
coffee

How Not Drinking Coffee Almost Ruined My Career

I've never had a whole cup of coffee in my entire life. You're already judging me, I know.
Natalie Stoclet
1.3.18
Energy Drinks

Study Suggests Link Between Energy Drinks and Cocaine Use

Surprising, or not so much?
Jelisa Castrodale
8.15.17
WTF

Chuck Schumer Goes to War With Snortable Chocolate

Schumer says Coco Loko is "like cocaine on training wheels.”
Alex Swerdloff
7.11.17
coffee

We Asked an Expert Whether Drinking Coffee Actually Prevents Liver Cancer

New research from the University of Southampton and University of Edinburgh suggests that drinking one cup of Joe a day cuts the risk of liver cancer by 20 percent.
Daisy Meager
5.25.17
Health

Death by Caffeine Overdose Isn't as Uncommon as You'd Think

The recent death of a South Carolina teen reopens questions about how much caffeine is too much when it comes to energy drinks and coffee.
Gillie Houston
5.18.17
coffee

Britain Is Facing a Barista Shortage

According to new findings from market research company Allegra Group, tens of thousands of extra staff will be needed over the next six years to keep up with our national flat white habit.
Daisy Meager
4.4.17
Science

New Study Claims Drinking Mocha Lattes Improves Attention Span

Researchers at Clarkson University in New York say that the combination of chocolate and coffee “increases cerebral blood flow, which increases cognition and attention.”
Daisy Meager
3.6.17
WTF

This Startup Wants to Put Medicinal Mushrooms in Your Coffee

Finnish startup Four Stigmatic says its new beverage delivers all of the benefits of coffee without the caffeine crash or stomach acid burn.
Daisy Meager
1.30.17
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