Is peeing in pool dangerous?

If you’ve ever been a competitive swimmer – or, just spent a lot of time at the pool – you might have urinated in the water once or twice. Or maybe a lot. According to interviews, Olympic swimmers pee in the pool all the time. Even though it sounds disgusting, a lot of people say urine…

How much sleep do you actually need?

Tired? We all know the feeling; irritable, groggy, and exceptionally lazy. Chances are you didn’t sleep enough last night… or the past few nights. But what exactly is “enough sleep”? And more importantly, can you ever “catch up” on it? While the very function of sleep is still debate by scientists, we do know that…

What does your pee say about you?

You produce between two – three pints of urine every day, but most of us still pay little attention to our liquid waste. So, what does your pee say about you? And could it be a clear indicator of your body’s overall health? Before you pee, the kidneys filter water soluble waste by absorbing the…

World’s Most Asked Questions: What Is Love?

Over 1.5 bilion people use the internet every day, and they search for pretty much anything. And one of the most searched questions is: “What is love?” It’s the kind of thing that keeps poets and philosophers up at night, but science actually has a pretty good explanation for it, too. And the answer might…

Why is the Sky Blue?

World’s Most Asked Questions: Why is the Sky Blue? It’s the mother of all questions! One of the most googled questions in the English-speaking world is the one that kids are famous for asking – and grown-ups are notorious for avoiding, because they just don’t know. So why is the sky blue?? The sky is…