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Mace Windu’s Purple Lightsaber Mystery Is Finally Solved

As Disney’s Star Wars franchise continues to expand at a rate that outreaches its own Clone Army, we’re heading back in time to solve one of the galaxy’s many mysteries. Unearthed footage from George Lucas’ prequel trilogy pinpoints the exact moment Mace Windu’s iconic purple lightsaber was born. Alongside the likes of Christopher Lee, Ewan… Read More »

Puzzle of early Neolithic house orientations finally solved

Human behaviour is influenced by many things, most of which remain unconscious to us. One of these is a phenomenon known among perception psychologists as “pseudo-neglect.” This refers to the observation that healthy people prefer their left visual field to their right and therefore devide a line regularly left of centre. A study published on… Read More »

The pill has been around since the ’60s — are we finally going to see one for men?

For 60 years, women have had the power to prevent unplanned pregnancy — and the responsibility for contraception was firmly placed on them. From the pill to the coil to the implant and modern fertility apps such as Natural Cycles, dozens of contraceptives have been developed for women, while for men the options have remained… Read More »

I Finally Wore Heavy Earrings, Overcoming My Extreme Fear of Long Earlobes: Ask Me Anything

Me living my best heavy earring life. Courtesy Rachel Torgerson My grandmother won’t be seen without her clip-on earrings. Doesn’t matter if she’s swimming in an ocean, having an operation at the hospital (long story), or just hanging by herself at home. She maintains that she’s always had long earlobes, doesn’t like them, and wants… Read More »

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies and lattes and more

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies, lattes and more amid concerns over exaggerated health claims CBD has become a booming business in the US, expected to be worth $ 16 billion by 2025  The Food and Drug Administration has approved several drugs that contain cannabis derivatives or synthetics  But it… Read More »