The time-honored combination of Mentos and Coke has been a staple of YouTube videos for almost as long as YouTube has existed. But just when you thought there was no more life to squeeze out of it, here comes an Italian magician with a condom and some Nutella to add a new dimension of WTF to the proceedings.
Surgeons are preparing to place patients between life and death in the first-ever human trial of a new suspended animation technique. Victims of stabbings or gunshot wounds will have their bodies rapidly cooled at Pittsburgh's UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, buying doctors an extra 2 hours to save them.
Some science teachers are content with showing their class how to power lightbulbs with lemons. Other science teachers are a bit more hardcore.
It seems the reason Super size Me documentarian Morgan Spurlock gained all that weight during the 30 days he consumed nothing but McDonald's wasn't because he ate too much Golden Arches — but because he didn't eat enough.
It's long been a source of furious contention among many a college kid, but now the debate can finally be put to rest thanks to science.