caffeine

SEX

Skipping the Gym Is Bad for Boners

...and other penis mistakes you don't want to be making.
Grant Stoddard
9.27.18
world

What Pulling an All-Nighter Does to Your Mind and Body

Here's the bare minimum amount of sleep you need before a big exam.
Nick Keppler
9.17.18
drinking

What to Do When Your Roommate Comes Home Too Drunk

Experts tell us how to differentiate a 'call 9-1-1' type of moment from a more benign 'get this person a burger and Gatorade' vibe.
Melissa Pandika
9.12.18
How to Not Die

This Is How Festivals Can Stop Encouraging Drug Abuse

“I had been in the sun all day, seeing bands and smoking pot, which made me drowsy. I tried an energy drink, but it didn’t have enough kick.”
Suzannah Weiss
7.26.18
body

When Is Peeing Too Often the Sign of a Problem?

“I talk to people who just let it drop that they go to the bathroom 20 times a day. They don’t realize that’s unusual.”
Nick Keppler
7.19.18
The High Life

Why Does My High Last Longer Than My Friends'?

Most people return to reality after five or six hours, while my brain gets flooded with epiphanies all night. I asked an expert why.
Suzannah Weiss
7.13.18
Phys Ed

Coffee Could Make Working Out More Bearable

Sometimes it can be even more effective than caffeine alone.
Neil Clarke
2.28.18
We Tried It

I Fixed My Terrible Sleeping Habits with Science

If a researcher says an orgasm will help, who am I to contest?
Grant Stoddard
1.12.18
On Edge

How to Feel High From Tea

Pound a few cups of these blends to achieve mellow clarity instead of the jitters.
Mark Hay
12.6.17
Sleep

Sleeplessness Gives You the Cognitive Abilities of a Drunk Person

You can get through the day—but expect to kind of suck.
Nick Keppler
10.4.17
things that are sad

A 16-Year-Old Died From Drinking Too Much Caffeine

Davis Allen Cripe collapsed in school last month.
Susan Rinkunas
5.15.17
Sobriety Check

Just Thinking Your Drink Has Red Bull in It Makes You Feel Drunker

The power of placebo.
Jesse Hicks
5.12.17