Hey! Grab a Beer with Me. Let’s just Chill a Minute..

By Brian Lemay 100 comments

team hello listen welcome my name’s Callum from DX Commander I’ve got no answers for you tonight this is just me having some fun sharing some times with you okay so let’s get started don’t we know I’m saying tonight because I was gonna do by another structured video with the antenna modeling and everything […]

Intermittent Fasting – How it Affects Sleep

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It’s not uncommon for someone to try intermittent fasting, and find that they not only have to deal with hunger, but trouble sleeping as well. I hear about this every now and then and have experienced it for myself. This especially seems to be the case if your new eating window is quite different from […]

Pot Does This To Your Brain

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hows your neurochemistry? Hi everyone, its me your resident molecular neuroscientist here for DNews These days it seems that everyone is a chemist, and our own brains are our experimental medium. Caffeine, nicotine, and alcohol are our favorite legal reagents, and some states have added a new one: THC. Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC, is the psychoactive component […]

The Truth About Cranberry and UTIs

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A lot of us have been there, especially biosex females. You’re uncomfortable, and you’re going to the bathroom every few minutes. When you do, it’s almost unbearably painful. You think you probably have a urinary tract infection—a UTI—and the first thing you might reach for before calling your doctor is a bottle of cranberry juice […]

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Smoking Tobacco

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According to the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, smoking causes nearly 6 million deaths around the world each year, and current trends show that tobacco use will be responsible for more than 8 million deaths annually by 2030. It is the leading cause of preventable death in America, and as many as 16 million […]

Part 2: What happens after you take your first sip of beer?

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When you take your first sip of… Say, beer … it of course ends up in your stomach. What happens next depends a lot on whether you’ve eaten or not. If you have eaten, the alcohol is effectively trapped in your stomach while it works to break up the solid food. Alcohol can be absorbed […]

Microsoft AI + Carlsberg: In Pursuit of Better Beer

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AI unlocks the art of science. When you open a bottle of beer, I don’t think many people actually know the level of science that’s filled into that bottle. Back in time, it took Carlsberg several years to produce a new beer. But using Microsoft Artificial Intelligence, we will be able to detect new flavors […]

Scientists attempt to replace the ubiquitous chemical BPA in food and drink cans

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A ubiquitous chemical called Bisphenol A, better known as BPA, coats the inside of many food and drink cans. This lining is 2 micrometers thick, less than 1/8th of the thickness of a human hair. It’s the crucial barrier between metal and liquid that ensures a can of soda will retain it’s fizz and flavor. […]

The dangers of mixing drugs – Céline Valéry

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Which of these three people is doing something risky? Is it the one who takes their cholesterol medication with grapefruit juice? The one who takes Acetaminophen pain relievers for a sore ankle before going out for drinks? Or the one who’s on a blood-thinning medication and takes an aspirin for a headache? Actually, all of […]

Water Purification – Why is alum added to water? | #aumsum

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Topic: Water Purification. Why is alum added to water? Because water does not like to be alone. It wants somebody’s company. No. Alum is added to purify water. Alum is aluminium sulfate. It acts as a coagulant. A coagulant attracts and binds with extremely fine and small particles to form a large particle. I won’t […]