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Drink Your Ice Wine, But Don’t Bring It on the Plane: Morning News Roundup


Lover or Loser — If you see your partner lose (at anything), you might not like him anymore. Subconsciously, of course. (via Eurkealert)

Selective Hearing — Meet the part of your brain that allows you listen to boring anecdotes at loud cocktail parties. (via NPR)

The Fanciest Drink You Can Find — Your champagne is nothing compared to Canadian Ice Wine. (via Luxist)

Carry-On Cuisine — Don’t try to bring any cranberry sauce through airport security. (via Eatocracy)
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Drink Your Ice Wine, But Don’t Bring It on the Plane: Morning News Roundup

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Air Travel Keeps Getting Better: Jet lag doesn’t just make you cranky, it also makes you stupid. (via Science News)
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Forget Body Scanners: Real Radiation Risk Comes From the Sky


Lately, some fliers are up in arms over the new full-body scanners that are being used at airports, because of the dose of radiation and the invasion of privacy. But it turns out that the real radiation worry could be coming from the sky, not the scanners. A new paper that will be released in December from the Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal says that people who fly more than 85,000 miles a year should be classified as radiation workers because of the radiation they’re receiving from the sun and the stars. … More »

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Forget Body Scanners: Real Radiation Risk Comes From the Sky