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Dating With Science: Dealing With Rejection

By Jon_SkindzierSeptember 4, 2015
Welcome back to Dating With Science, where we use scientific studies to uncover the secrets of romance (for example, that there are things much more important than hotness, such as coolness, and not constantly talking about Warcraft). Today's topic: rejection, and how to More  →
Dating With Science: Dealing With Rejection

Ask Jono: I Look Much Younger Than I Am

By Jon_SkindzierAugust 21, 2015
Hi Jono, I, like many before me, am in need of some boy-related advice. Firstly, I feel that you should know a bit about me (you’ll see why it’s relevant). I’m almost 19, but could very easily pass for 15, and in my second year of ... More  →
Ask Jono: I Look Much Younger Than I Am

17 Things You Should Never Say to Your Crush

By Jon_SkindzierAugust 13, 2015
Trying to converse with your crush is just like trying to do anything else with your crush: it is fraught with peril. The moment you attempt conversation, your mind will go completely blank, and there's no telling what will come out of your mouth—a recitation of the phone More  →
17 Things You Should Never Say to Your Crush

August Horoscopes!!

By Jon_SkindzierAugust 5, 2015
Welcome to one of the hottest months, Aries, both thermally and romantically. August is Romance Awareness Month, and although you were probably already aware of romance, you were probably not aware of every single romance fact, which is why we are about to tell you some. B More  →
August Horoscopes!!

7 Ways to Cope With the Heat

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 28, 2015
We've just entered the "dog days" of summer, so named because the temperature during these months will cause you to lie panting on the floor, lapping water out of a bowl, and barking at strangers, due to heat stroke. But there's no need to suffer like a dog when you can inst More  →
7 Ways to Cope With the Heat

Ask Jono: How Do I Keep My Platonic Friendship Platonic?

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 15, 2015
Hey Jono, so wassup with you bro? Cool. Good talk. Anywho..... So I have this problem I need advice on. I'm a girl and over this past school year I've gotten close with one of my male classmates. We are good friends, and that's all fine and ... More  →
Ask Jono: How Do I Keep My Platonic Friendship Platonic?

July Horoscopes!!

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 10, 2015
Aries, have you ever found yourself going "Ohhh, I'm so bored?" If not, then you should check your internal access panel, because you are not a teenager, you are an android. In the interest of reducing everyone's levels of boredom this month, try not to talk about anything s More  →
July Horoscopes!!

Dating With Science: Force Boys To Fall In Love With You, Using Your Eyeballs

By Jon_SkindzierJune 30, 2015
Welcome back to Dating With Science! This column has covered many topics over the years, such as dating, and science, but one that comes up a lot is eyeballs, and looking into them, which we will henceforth refer to as "eye contact." Although we've touched on it before, we More  →
Dating With Science: Force Boys To Fall In Love With You, Using Your Eyeballs

June Horoscopes!

By Jon_SkindzierJune 3, 2015
Welcome to Officially Summer, Aries; we're not quite into the Dog Days yet, which will happen in July, and are still in the Puppy Days, when everyone still thinks that summer is cute, before it has peed on the rug and eaten all the power cords. So hurry up and enjoy the b More  →
June 2015 Horoscopes!!

Dating With Science: Think You Know What You Want in a Significant Other? WELL YOU'RE WRONG.

By Jon_SkindzierMay 27, 2015
Welcome back to Dating With Science, where our ongoing mission is to bring you only the most useful and relevant scientific data, directly from a scientist's brain to yours, and all you have to do is read it with your eyeballs. Anytime a person holds up one finger and goes More  →
Dating With Science: Think You Know What You Want in a Significant Other? WELL YOU'RE WRONG.