Flatworms fence with their penises and other fun science facts

It sounds like something out of a filthy fairy tale: the mountain tree shrew visits certain species of pitcher plant to grab a bite of nectar, and poop into the plant’s commode-shaped cup. These plants appear to have evolved …

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Amazon’s Blowing Out a Ton of AmazonBasics Gear Right Now

AmazonBasics makes pretty much everything at this point, and generally speaking, it’s a brand you can count on to be affordable and of good quality. While Amazon runs discounts on individual AmazonBasics products with some regularity, a whole bunch of

Naughty or Nice? Jedi Or Sith? LEGO’s Star Wars Advent Calendar Is A Wonderful Gift – Now $6 Off

LEGO’s Star Wars advent calendar only just went on sale for 2018, but Walmart and Amazon are already taking $6 off its $40 price tag. As always, it features 24 tiny Star Wars-themed LEGO gifts, including brand new ones …

The NFL is Entering its 100th Year and Has Plans to Celebrate in 2019

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Here’s a fun fact, the NFL will be celebrating its 100th season in 2019.  This is something that I wasn’t aware of until recently, and the NFL plans to celebrate with a series of NFL 100 events over the course …

Are Scientists Photoshopping Their Research Images?

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Researchers who are affiliated with the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) have been exposed in a scandal, which saw them manipulated images in several research studies that they’ve published over the years.  What is …

Sunday’s Best Deals: LEGO Star Wars, Amazon Essentials Clothes, Mini Skillet, and More

20% off already-affordable Amazon Essentials clothing, Bill Clinton’s first novel, and LEGO’s Star Wars advent calendar lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web.

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Brandon Ingram Shoves James Harden; Rajon Rondo Brawls With Chris Paul [UPDATES]

Somehow, the events that led to this fistfight started out with wayward bozo Lance Stephenson as one of the players trying to keep the peace. When Houston’s 124-115 win was still a one-point game Saturday night, Lakers forward Brandon Ingram …