studies

yikes

Smoking One Cigarette a Day Is Way Worse than Experts Thought

There is no such thing as safe smoking whatsoever, this study concludes.
Troy Farah
3.13.19
Health

I Will Die of Listeriosis Before I Wash the Outside of My Avocado

I refuse to worry about one more thing.
Hannah Keyser
12.18.18
studies

Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs

The brains, from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Julian Morgans
5.8.18
tech

Scientists Are Developing Unsmashable Phone Screens

Promising new research could put your local phone repair shop out of business.
Katherine Gillespie
12.12.17
studies

Your Opinion Is Far More Persuasive if You Speak it

A new study finds we like people when we hear their voice, even if we don't like what they say.
VICE Staff
11.8.17
studies

The Asteroid That Killed the Dinosaurs Probably Caused a 30-Year Winter

A new study provides best evidence yet of how the "Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event" went down.
Julian Morgans
11.1.17
studies

You’re Right, Drinking DOES Improve Your French

Researchers have found foreign language skills become "significantly better" after a drink.
Julian Morgans
10.23.17
Gender

It's Confirmed: Women are Higher Beings

A new study shows how men's brains are geared towards selfishness, and women's brains towards kindness.
VICE Staff
10.10.17
avocados

You Might Be Missing Out on the Healthiest Part of the Avocado

But you still shouldn't eat it.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.31.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Sperm Count of Western Men Has Dropped 50 Percent in 40 Years

International researchers in a landmark fertility study describe their findings as "an urgent wake up call."
Katherine Gillespie
7.25.17
suicide

Exploring the UK's Student Suicide Problem

There's been a steep rise in the number of students taking their own lives. What can be done to tackle the problem?
Sophia Rahman
5.10.17
Motherboard

Spending Time Around Traffic Is Literally Destroying Your Brain

New research finds a marked increase in dementia among those living by busy roadways.
Michael Byrne
1.22.17
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