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Fallout 4 Release Makes People Watch Less Porn (For a Little While)

Posted on 18 Nov, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

When highly anticipated video games get released there’s a wave of sick days being announced around offices and entire IT departments shut down. Turns out, that the first day and night of Bethesda’s Fallout 4 coming out resulted in a lot less porn being watched for a limited time. More

NFL Teams Locker Rooms

Posted on 5 Nov, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NFL

A nice little photo tour around locker rooms of the NFL, which don’t look that different from each other, although a few stand out thanks to actually making their floor … More

Why do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?

Posted on 27 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

One of the cutest thing a dog can do is tilt its head when hearing their owner talk to them. But why do they do it? Trying to understand us better, or they know it’s super cute and will get them a treat? More

How Music Listening Habits Affects Mental Health

Posted on 26 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Music Research at the University of Jyväskylä, Aalto University in Finland and Aarhus University in Denmark conducted a study to try and understand if there’s a link between music listening habits, mental health and neural responses to the different types of musics through a combination of behavioural and neuroimaging data. More

Trailer of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Helps NFL Ratings

Posted on 21 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NFL

The NFL doesn’t usually need anything external to help boost its ratings, but playing the last ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer before the film come out during the Monday Night Football game between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles was very helpful. More

Nighttime and Daytime People Significantly Different Genetically

Posted on 17 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

Geneticists from Leicester University in England have identified via a recent study, for the first time, some genetic differences between nighttime and daytime people.The study is based on findings and analysis of fruit flies, leading to discovering nearly 80 genes which can be associated with owls (eveningness) and larks (morningness). More

Italian Supreme Court Says It’s OK to Watch Porn During Your Lunch Break

Posted on 15 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

A judicial saga that’s been going on for five years is finally over when the Supreme Court in Italy upheld Palermo’s court of appeal ruling that a Fiat Employee who watched porn during his lunch break cannot be sacked by the automaker. More

Top 30 Greatest Seinfeld Quotes

Posted on 8 Oct, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

It’s almost impossible to pick the best lines, quotes and dialogue bits from nine seasons and 180 episodes of Seinfeld. But we still managed to do it, narrowing it down to the greatest 30. More

In China, it is Better to Hit to Kill Than to Hit and Injure

Posted on 7 Sep, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

In China, if you run over someone with your car, you’re more likely to make sure you finished the job and killed that person than try to make sure the injured person gets medical treatment. More

Nations With the Most Gold Medals in the 2015 Swimming World Championships

Posted on 10 Aug, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

The 2015 Swimming world championships in Kazan are over, with the United States once again finishing on top of the medal count, gold and overall, this time thanks to one … More