caffeine

Are Smelling Salts the New Red Bull?

I was slumping on the couch, listening to the final strains of some rap song I can’t recall, glancing toward the clock on the wall…

What’s in This?: Instant Coffee

We’re often told that you should never eat anything (or put anything on your body) if you don’t recognize everything on the ingredients list. But…

If You Want People to Think You’re Not a Piece of Shit, Get Plastic Surgery

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…

Ranking Caffeinated Beverages by How Effective They Are

Legend holds that caffeine was discovered at least 5,000 years ago, when a Chinese emperor named Shennong figured out that placing certain leaves in boiling…