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It's Better to be Single, According to Science

Still single after Valentine’s Day? Don’t worry. You're better off than your married friends, according to science. In fact, Business Insider just looked into some recent studies that explored this topic, and here are two benefits that scientists agreed about: Being Single Increases the Social...
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Time Moves Faster As We Get Older Because of "Chunking"

Does it feel like the older you get, the fast time seems to move? It’s as if you blink and suddenly weeks or even months have passed you by. Science says that feeling of time ticking away at an uncontrollable speed because of a concept called “chunking.” Originally developed by philosopher Douglas...
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Scientifically Proven Home Remedies To Fight A Cold

The cold and flu season is here and while the cold weather doesn’t literally make you sick, the fact that we're inside more often without the AC on to circulate and filter the air and the drop in temperature leaves your mucus membranes dry, irritated, and more vulnerable to infection, means your...
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WARNING: There Are Tons of Counterfeit Eclipse Glasses Hitting the Market

Yes, you need the right kind of glasses for the solar eclipse, but there are TONS of counterfeit pairs of glasses hitting the market. How can you avoid being scammed? We've got you covered:
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This Is What Science Says Is The Key To A Good Night's Sleep

You toss, you turn! You even get out of bed and read. There are dozens of ways you try to get a good night's sleep but it now appears science has gotten to the bottom of getting a solid night's sleep. The secret is having something worth getting out of bed for the next day. A study published in the...
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Scientists Want to Pay You $17,000 to Stay in Bed

This is not a joke. Scientists are hoping to find men who will stay in bed for 60 straight days and nights. The French scientists are seeking 24 fit and healthy men between the ages of 20 and 45. Participants will be asked to stay in bed for 60 days and nights, as they study microgravity's effects...
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