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She noticed a huge problem with condoms. There. She fixed it.

This article originally appeared on 01.30.15


NOTE: We were NOT paid to feature this. This is just one of those occasional products that comes along that's so awesome we can't not spread the word!


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Actually, it's even worse than 1 in 4 contracting an STD. The American Sexual Health Association estimates that more than half of all Americans will have an STD/STI at some point in their lifetime!


UPDATE: We're working on getting some updated language from the entrepreneurs about the way fair labor and sustainability practices are used in the making of these. We'll update again when we hear back, but for now, we definitely know that Lovability manufactures these with an eye toward making these friendly to workers and the environment both.

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This article originally appeared on 07.10.21


Dr. Daniel Mansfield and his team at the University of New South Wales in Australia have just made an incredible discovery. While studying a 3,700-year-old tablet from the ancient civilization of Babylon, they found evidence that the Babylonians were doing something astounding: trigonometry!

Most historians have credited the Greeks with creating the study of triangles' sides and angles, but this tablet presents indisputable evidence that the Babylonians were using the technique 1,500 years before the Greeks ever were.


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This article originally appeared on 09.08.16


92-year-old Norma had a strange and heartbreaking routine.

Every night around 5:30 p.m., she stood up and told the staff at her Ohio nursing home that she needed to leave. When they asked why, she said she needed to go home to take care of her mother. Her mom, of course, had long since passed away.

Behavior like Norma's is quite common for older folks suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Walter, another man in the same assisted living facility, demanded breakfast from the staff every night around 7:30.

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