Worried about the apocalypse? Don't be. Here are 10 real dangers to…

December 21st grows nigh. Are you worried about the Maya apocalypse? Don't be. As we already told you, the Maya didn't give a shit about your dumb apocalypse. But you already knew that, right? Good. That means you've freed up a bunch of time and energy that you can now devote to panicking about other stuff. There are… » 12/11/12 10:26am 12/11/12 10:26am

Rosacea could be caused by mites unleashing feces inside your pores

Holy crap. File this away under things you desperately wish you could un-know: lurking in your pores right now are tiny bugs, closely related to spiders, that live off your facial oils. Usually, these bugs are harmless, but harbor too many of them and their tendency to die and decompose while they're inside you » 8/30/12 9:41am 8/30/12 9:41am

"Unexpected pornography-seeking behavior" found in dermatology database

Online archive DermAtlas, which compiles medical photographs of human skin, received some weird search requests, so dermatologists decided to investigate. After monitoring for six months, they reported a high statistical likelihood that people were "seeking pornography," not dermatological information. » 10/18/10 10:30am 10/18/10 10:30am