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Power Posing – Amy Cuddy’s Pseudoscience

You might have stumbled upon one of her TED talks in recent years, you know, the ones in which psychologist Amy Cuddy talks ‘power posing’. Admittedly, the argument that she weaves is rather convincing, and her helpful advice for dealing with...

What Happened To Our Penis Bone?

Technically speaking, a human penis can’t actually be ‘broken’. That’s because we don’t have a penis bone; our male reproductive organ is instead made of soft, spongy tissue. But what about animals? Do our close and not-so-close relatives possess boney penises?...

Chemistry is A Piece of Cake – The Science of Baking

When you think about it, baking involves a lot a of precision: measuring, timing, a certain gracefulness which yields a delectable product. And yet, few pastry chefs deem it necessary to understand what happens at a molecular level throughout the baking process....