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NIH Designated Stupid

The NIH entrance to Bethesda Trolley Trail, a popular walking and biking path, is the NIH designated smoking area. The level of stupid here is only rivaled by the smokers themselves.

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How Caffeine Can Boost Your Memory

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The Effect of Caffeine on Your Body

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If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you.

If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you.

Muhammad Ali

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How psychiatrists may be giving their patients too many drugs

How psychiatrists may be giving their patients too many drugs

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Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.

Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.

Leonardo da Vinci, 1452 – 1519

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Sarcasm: Evolutionary Survival Skill

Neurophysiologists at the University of California have recently discovered that sarcasm plays an important part in human social interaction. Subsequently, people who don’t get sarcasm may have…

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Facts on Farts

Facts on Farts

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Splenda Could Destroy Algae’s Ability to Eat CO2

Data shows that Splenda is excreted by humans nearly 100 percent unchanged, and can persist in the environment for years. Some scientists say the substance could change organisms’ feeding behaviors and interfere with plant photosynthesis. They report, for example, that it could possibly shut down CO2 uptake in algae.

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Taller Women by Year 2000 (1949)

Taller Women by Year 2000 (1949)