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  2. Why you make best friends in the worst circumstances

    Australian researchers find sharing painful experiences creates feelings of solidarity

     


  3. To figure out what might be a boon in the bedroom, Sidorkewitz and McGill mounted motion-capture sensors similar to those used in special effects and video game production to the backs of 10 men.
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    Is back pain ruining your sex life?

    You might be doing it wrong

     

  4. The science of sex: 4 harsh truths about dating and mating

    Look away if you want to stay a naive romantic

     

  5. What I learned from hanging out with lemurs

    Spoiler alert: Bring Craisins and applesauceĀ 

     

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  7. This week I learned that alcohol boosts your sense of smell, and more

    Fun and interesting facts from around the web

     

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  10. The history of Shark Week: How the Discovery Channel both elevated and degraded sharks

    For the past 27 years, Discovery has scored massive ratings and enormous good will with Shark Week. But a recent detour into fiction has enraged some scientists.

     


  11. Ask yourself: “What’s the cost of being wrong here?”
     

  12. 5 delightful science experiments from 100 years ago

    Caution: Some of these are pretty dangerous…

     

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