bestreading_hppromo The Best Stuff We’ve Read This Week

Every week, Josh and Chuck read tons of material. Here they share with you the best of the bunch. Enjoy it in good health.Read more ›

bestreading_hppromo The Best Stuff We’ve Read This Week

Each week Josh and Chuck read a ton of stuff. Here is the best of the bunch for your enjoyment. Read more ›


In my life I’ve known exactly two people who were born with only one ear. I always felt bad for them because of the limitations of plastic surgery. While they’ve certainly tried, surgeons have never been able to produce a

The Genetic Basis of Type A and Type B Personalities

I’m a bit jaded by science. Yes, there’s substantial evidence that life can travel from one planet to another, or at least from Mars to Earth, which strongly suggests that life on Earth came from Mars. What’s more, there may

The Science of Scotch Whisky!

Cool article here from Popular Science, a great site if you haven’t checked it out. A “friend” of the Web site decided to separate scotch whiskey into it’s different components so he could taste the individual notes. Pretty cool if

Last Supper Earlier Than We Thought?

News here out of the science world — apparently the date of the Last Supper, the final meal Jesus took with his disciples before he was crucified, is wrong. Professor Colin Humphreys, a scientist at the University of Cambridge, claims

Podcast Goodness: No Sleep and uh, House Swapping.

Hey there, folks. Time is short, short, short today but I don’t want to deny anyone the chance to leave some comments here at podcast goodness central. Our trivia night this week has put me way behind! This week on

Why Psychology is (and Probably should be) an Embattled Science

The walls appear to be closing in more than usual on the field of psychology these days. The bad press over antidepressants — a survey of six clinical trials found that placebos work just as well as the actual pharmaceutical

Podcast Goodness: Vanishing Honeybees and Doomsday Vaults

Greetings, good people of planet Earth. I would say “take me to your leader” but I’d worry about who that might be. Please say it isn’t Josh. This week on the Stuff You Should Know podcast program Herr Clark and

Double Podcast Goodness: Large Hells Angels Colliding with Klepto Narcs

I wasn’t so sure I could even make it past the title of this one, folks. It’s hard to cleverly squeeze four podcast titles into a single line. This week brings another double dose of the podcast goodness because of

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