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Radioactive Dogs
Radioactive Dogs

Please Do Not Pet the Radioactive Puppies of Chernobyl

Fallout dogs IRL.
Becky Ferreira
9.21.17
depression
depression

Seasonal Affective Disorder Might Not Be A Real Thing, Some Researchers Say

About six percent of the US population reports suffering from SAD.
David Silverberg
1.1.17
depression
depression

Depression-Fighting SAD Lamps Aren't Just For Your Winter Blues

We don't know why it works—only that it does.
Jordan Pearson
11.18.15
mental health
mental health

There's a New Scientific Explanation for Seasonal Affective Disorder

As the days get darker, a protein known as SERT goes into overdrive, making you feel crappy.
Michael Byrne
10.20.14
depression
depression

Sleep Disorders Are the Greatest Threat to Successful Space Travel

If the Mars500 project has taught us anything, it's that the human brain can't handle the sensory deprivation chamber-like conditions of space for more than just a few months at a time.
Greg Thomas
1.9.13
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

Google Street View Captures Stunning Images of American Poverty Too

Silicon Valley has no business here.
Brian Merchant
11.16.12
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

Cure Winter Laziness with S.A.D. Lights

It’s not just you, the winter blues are a real thing. S.A.D., or Seasonal Affective Disorder, affects many people in colder climates. When the days start to get shorter, when the weather starts to get colder, most people feel a loss of energy, which is...
Ana Tiwathia
2.17.12
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

These birds look happy

Mac Montandon
10.13.09