Behold: The Bacteria Living Inside Your Belly Button

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011
We all get a little lint stuck in your belly buttons every now and again, but have you ever wondered if there was anything, uh, growing inside of it? Scientists at 2011 Science Online Conference took samples from the belly buttons of volunteers and displayed the bacteria growing inside them in these petri dishes. Interested… More »


Style By Jury: What Do You Think Of Anne Hathaway’s Pattern-Mixing Marni Look?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011
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Women Are More Effective Politicians, Study Says

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 31, 2011
Women politicians bring home the bacon more to their district, not to mention sponsor, co-sponsor and get enacted more bills than their male counterparts, according to a forthcoming study in the American Journal of Political Science. Univeristy of Chicago professor Christopher Berry and Stanford doctoral candidate Sarah Anzia compared male and female politicians to discover… More »


Andrew Garfield Will Not Use A Crass Pick-Up Line On You

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011
"I've always kind of baulked at the concept of 'the game.' You have all these automaton men going into bars saying the same lines, kind of half-insulting a girl in the hope they're going to sleep with them. It's just so inappropriate and crass and it takes all the romance and mystery out of courtshi… More »


So That’s How It’s Done!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011
Like anyone with an inquisitive mind and too much time on her hands, I have a lot of questions about boners. The week is young and I've already got one answered. [via Shlooby Kitten]… More »


The Best & Worst Boobs At The SAG Awards

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011