Did you ever hear about that time Charles Manson auditioned for the Monkees? Sounds too good to be true, doesn't it? That's because it is.
In a feat of holiday science, the British Medical Journal has published a paper debunking the Danish urban myth that soaking your toes in alcohol will get you drunk.
Does coffee really cause tinnitus, or ringing in the ears? Now UK scientists have tackled this common belief. And they've discovered that going cold turkey on your three-a-day mochaccino habit may make the ringing worse.