biology

We All Start Life as Assholes

Hey asshole! Yes, I’m talking to you. And to myself — to all of us, in fact. Because it’s recently come to our attention that there’s but…

Why Some People Get Hangry — and Others Don’t

We all know someone who morphs into a raging hellion when they’re hungry. The phenomenon is so pervasive, there’s even a word for it: Hangry,…

The Thanksgiving Digestive Track Meet

You’ve probably never considered there being a proper to what you should eat on your Thanksgiving plate: If you’re anything like us, you just fling…

Living Near an Airport Might Kill You

The human body: An inspiring biological work of art? Or a meaty sack of germs and fluids? Either way, there’s still a lot we don’t…