Tag Archives: sports

17 Most Tweeted Events of 2011 (You’ll NEVER guess #1)

Everyone thought the year would ring in with the most tweeted story coming from the U.S. Not by a long shot. Continue reading

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Paraplegic walks away from accident… What!?

Paraplegia can be reversed by… impact?? It’s not something any doctor can honestly recommend, but what happened to one athlete was astonishing. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (Sep1) – Medicine, sex, memory, and skepticism

Half of GPs are okay with sex with patients, as long as they transfer; you’re more likely to remember your first kiss than losing your virginity; memory influences perception; and an Italian science blogger is sued by a pseudoscience purveyor. Continue reading

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Japan wins the FIFA Women’s World Cup, people care

Who cares about the Women’s World Cup? A whole hell of a lot of people. Continue reading

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