The World Health Organization Wants to Ban E-Cigarettes Indoors

The World Health Organization has published a report today which argues for stiff regulation of electronic cigarettes—and calls for a ban on their use indoors. » 8/26/14 8:26am 8/26/14 8:26am

Scientists to Cure Malaria By Microwaving You (Wait, What?)

Malaria kills almost a million people every year and makes another 250 million people very, very sick. Soon we may be able to instantly cure the scourge the same way you heat up your sad, frozen dinner-for-one. » 8/12/11 9:13am 8/12/11 9:13am

Stephen Colbert Solves This Whole Cellphone Radiation Mess

Your cellphone is killing you! Maybe. Okay, not really. But if you're still worried about the microwave radiation pulsing from your handset, Stephen Colbert has the perfect solution for you. Assuming you've got certain resources handy. » 6/02/11 11:02am 6/02/11 11:02am

So Maybe Dropped Calls Aren't That Bad After All

I get it, you're tired of your iPhone dropping calls. Heard it, lived it. But in light of the WHO report that cellphones are maybe sort of kind of a little bit possibly cancer-causing, Funny or Die suggests that's maybe that's not the worst thing? » 6/02/11 12:00am 6/02/11 12:00am

A Complete List of Other Things As Cancer-y As Cellphones, According to…

The World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer now considers cellphones usage to be a possible, or "Class 2B," carcinogen. Here's everything else they consider to be a 2B carcinogen, otherwise presented without comment: » 6/01/11 6:26pm 6/01/11 6:26pm

Cellphones Deemed "Possibly Carcinogenic" by World's Leading Cancer…

The back and forth brawl between studies suggesting that cell phones do and don't cause cancer just took a bold step toward the former camp today, with the World Health Organisation classifying cellphones as potential links to brain cancer. » 5/31/11 2:52pm 5/31/11 2:52pm

Huge WHO Cellphones and Cancer Study Ends Up Inconclusive

The World Health Organization studied almost 13,000 cellphone users over the course of 10 years to determine whether or not there's a link between cellphones and cancer. Their results? Inconclusive! » 5/17/10 1:00pm 5/17/10 1:00pm

Dr. Who Cyberman Helmet Video Review

More a gimmick or Halloween prop than anything, the Dr. Who Cyberman Helmet changes has three voice settings and makes you look like a Cyberman from Dr. Who—we've never actually seen the show. The product's okay, but the review was so cute we couldn't not » 8/04/06 3:25pm 8/04/06 3:25pm show it. This is the same reviewer Susi from Shiny Shiny that…