Stories by Liz Langley

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Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Some of us choose not to have children—and for good reason.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Some people feel their kids are their greatest achievement. For a long time I thought mine was not having any.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You'll need a shrink or a drink to help you with your nightmares after reading about these scary animals.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Can you name another cell that's been played in a movie by Woody Allen?

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Even non-believers sometimes need comfort in this mad world.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Making a bucket list can make you feel kind of lousy if you can barely afford a bucket.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You’ll have sex that’s as good or even better than when you were younger.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

These are a few bits of hard-won wisdom I wouldn’t mind shouting out to my past self.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Holding out for the perfect time can lead to epic moments.

Posted on: May 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We all feel self-conscious at times about what's under our clothes.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Some people feel their kids are their greatest achievement. For a long time I thought mine was not having any.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A woman with two vaginas? The oddities of kangaroo reproduction?

Posted on: Jul 11, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Here's a glimpse at some of the world's weirdest mating rituals.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Joseph Shrand discusses his new book, "Outsmarting Anger: 7 Strategies for Defusing Our Most Dangerous Emotion."

Posted on: May 22, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Do women lose interest in sex as they age? How safe is it to have sex post-heart attack?

Posted on: Apr 24, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Can you name another cell that's been played in a movie by Woody Allen?

Posted on: Apr 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

For all their popularity, what do we really know about them?

Posted on: Feb 25, 2013, Source: AlterNet

There’s all kinds of interesting facts and facets to the human penis. Here's your chance to learn more.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

There's far more to male sexuality than meets the eye.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Your brain is reacting to stimuli and sending out signals that you may not even be aware of.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

It might not look like the sexiest body part, but it really is.

Posted on: Sep 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

When the next natural disaster strikes, squads of trained cockroaches may come to rescue you.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Curved beer glasses may get you drunk faster than straight ones -- and other fascinating finds.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Turns out it is pretty easy to hack into your brain to get your PIN and other important numbers.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Storing books in DNA, cleaning useless information out of your brain, and more.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Restoring sight to the blind, hearing extinct animals, and why your dog is amazingly evolved are just a few of our stories this week.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A new snake-like creature? Spray-on skin? Just two of the fascinating things the world discovered this week.

Posted on: Aug 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Ever wonder what space smells like? That and nine other discoveries this week to rock the cocktail parties.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Great stuff this week on the possible neurological origin of consciousness, bug-killing paint, free college classes and gorillas learning how to destroy poaching traps. Oh, and more squid sex.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Some good news: cows get to drink wine and we're close to eradicating some horrific diseases.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Pot medically engineered to help with weight loss and park benches made from old diapers are just the start this week.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Here's a glimpse: a medical breakthrough that allows your body to stay alive without breathing -- and proof your dog copies you when you yawn.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet

You may have had a bad week, but you can be thankful that a squid didn't try to knock up your face. This, and other science news.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Are we on the verge of a vaccine for cocaine addiction and Facebook for animals?

Posted on: Jun 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet

You have to read it to believe it -- here's 10 crazy things the world learned this week.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

We're still not sure why someone would invent pot without the high, but it's on the list this week.

Posted on: May 31, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The naked face-eater in Miami stole the news, but there was a whole lot more going on this week. Here's a peek.

Posted on: May 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Scientists have done it again...this week there's robot fish, inflatable bike helmets, invisibility cloaks, the first prank call and so much more.

Posted on: May 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

From asteroid mining to HIV prevention, here are 10 things you should know about from the week.

Posted on: May 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

These research discoveries will blow your mind.