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What big eyes you have! The better to waste energy with, says new study

A study from Sweden finds that blind cave fish may have lost their eyes as a way to use less energy. Do they make energy drinks for nonhumans?

By September 12, 2015


The only way to avoid hangover is to drink less, study says

Technically Incorrect: Water doesn't help, neither does eating fatty foods. This is the conclusion of a repeat study of drunken university students.

By August 30, 2015


Many psychology experiments aren't replicated, study shows

Technically Incorrect: A research study involving attempts to confirm the results of 270 studies in the top-ranking scientific journals of 2008, 64 percent of studies weren't confirmed.

By August 28, 2015


Marijuana might not be shrinking your brain after all, study says

Decreased brain volume in pot users may have more to do with genetic predisposition than casual use, a study says. Is that why stoners remember what time "SpongeBob SquarePants" airs?

By August 28, 2015


iPhone owners eat more healthily than Android owners, study says

Technically Incorrect: Food ordering site Eat24 compared data from its iPhone and Android mobile apps and was edified by what it saw.

By August 27, 2015


Virus study infects humanity with a 'vomiting machine'

Researchers create a machine that vomits to study how virus particles emitted when someone throws up can spread through the air and infect others. They had us at "a machine that vomits."

By August 20, 2015


Wait what? Sprint boasts superior coverage to T-Mobile, study says

Verizon still reigns supreme in the latest results from wireless testing firm RootMetrics. T-Mobile was hurt by the lack of broader coverage outside of the major markets.

By August 17, 2015


No one says LOL anymore, says Facebook study

Technically Incorrect: 51 percent say 'haha." But seriously, you say "LOL" and you're just part of a weird 1.9 percent of Facebookers.

By August 9, 2015


Study says horses make faces like humans, no offense intended

Why the long face? A new study from the University of Sussex says horses use their lips and eyes to express emotion much like humans do.

By August 8, 2015


Texting while strolling makes you walk funny, study confirms

The good news: walking texters did a fine job adapting their movements to avoid mishaps. The bad news: the rest of the world was stuck behind them and late to an appointment.

By July 31, 2015