Alcohol

Longreads

66 years ago, the founder of Alcoholics Anonymous tried LSD — and ignited a controversy still raging today

ByKatie MacBride
Inverse Reviews

'Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood' Netflix review: Bigger, and darker, than 'Dark'

ByDais Johnston
Mind and Body

Will Dry January really help you cut back on alcohol? It’s complicated

ByKatie MacBride
New year, new you

5 benefits of Dry January that last all year

ByRobin Bea
Health

Exercise, Alcohol, and Drugs Can All Dramatically Rewire The Brain, Research Shows

ByKarla Kaun and The Conversation
Entertainment

You need to watch the best apocalypse movie of 2011 for free online ASAP

ByJosh Bell
Booze Blues

Study discovers a key gender split in how people react to stress and alcohol

ByKatie MacBride
Health

Ozempic Makes Some Users Drink Less — And Scientists Might Finally Know Why

ByElana Spivack
Check, Please!

Is Natural Wine Better For You?

ByElana Spivack
Check, Please!

Hangover cure: Scientist debunks a popular drinking myth

BySarah Wells
Detox

Is alcohol bad for your health? Here's what the science actually says

ByKatie MacBride
Beer gut

Beer might actually improve gut health, study finds

ByElana Spivack
Mind and Body

Who drinks the most alcohol? Study reveals the effect of work and gender

BySofia Quaglia
Buzzkill

Why so many men have alcohol-related cancer

ByKatie MacBride
Inverse Codex

Everything we know about 'Oktoberfest: Beer and Blood' Season 2

ByDais Johnston and Mike Bloom
Mind and Body

Dry January: One behavioral science hack can help you succeed

ByIan Hamilton and Suzi Gage
Mind and Body

Hangover anxiety: Why you feel anxious after a night of drinking

ByCraig Gunn
Mind and Body

Study hints at why some people drink alcohol even though it will hurt them

ByClaire Cameron
Mind and Body

Study links drinking wine to two unexpected health perks

ByBrittany Larsen and The Conversation
Mind and Body

Understanding the 5 rules of recovery can help prevent relapse

BySarah Sloat
Boozy science

Hangover cures: How to speed up your recovery period

ByDaryl Davies, Joshua Silva and Terry David Church
Check, please!

Why is red wine the healthy one? A doctor debunks this popular myth

ByElana Spivack
Sirt science

Sirtfood Diet: Nutritionists have a warning about the new diet trend

ByClare Collins, Lee Ashton and Rebecca Williams
Health

Alcohol May Actually Have This One Health Benefit — But There’s a Giant Catch

ByElana Spivack
Wasted time

Scientists took an overlooked process and created a quicker way to sober up

ByEmma Betuel
Health

If You Did Dry January, Here’s What Your Liver Looks Like Right Now

ByThe Conversation and Ashwin Dhanda
Health

Why Does Alcohol Give You Diarrhea? A Gastroenterologist Reveals The Bizarre Connection

ByThe Conversation and Vincent Ho
Shopping

50 Dope Things for Your Home That Are Only $30 on Amazon Prime

ByErin Celletti
Detox

What Causes Red Wine Headaches? A Wine Chemist May Finally Know

ByHannah Docter-Loeb
Health

This Popular Beer Alternative May Be Better Than Traditional Brew

ByClark Da​nderson and The Conversation
Sunday Scaries

New Study Hints at Why Some People and Not Others Feel More Anxious After Drinking

BySarah Sloat
Science

Hangover cure: Probiotic pill claims to prevent feeling bad the morning after drinking

ByAshwin Dhanda and The Conversation
Mind and Body

There's no real hangover cure — but these 5 science-backed tricks can help

ByIan Hamilton
Science

The surprisingly complex science of champagne bubbles

ByNicola Jones and Knowable Magazine
Science

Can you microdose alcohol? Experts reveal a counterintuitive side effect

ByHarry Sumnall
Aw crap

Look: Ancient poop reveals 2 surprising foods in prehistoric diets

ByJennifer Walter
Sophisticated Techie

Bartesian is the Nespresso of cocktails — but better

ByCorey Plante
Check, please!

Science debunks a deadly summer food myth

BySarah Wells
Inverse Daily

The most dystopian chemical on Earth has met its match

ByNick Lucchesi
HBD Momofuku Ando

Inverse Daily: Watch SpaceX Starship belly flop and explode

ByNick Lucchesi
Hold my liquor

How to stop blacking out while drinking: 4 tips

ByWing See Yuen and Amy Peacock
Your brain on alcohol

Even moderate drinking proves to have damaging effects on the brain — study

ByTony Rao
Brain booze

Brain discovery could change the way we treat alcohol dependence forever

ByAli Pattillo

The 7 best mini fridges, starting at $50

ByCristina Sanza
Bad buzz

Hormones may make men and women experience alcohol differently

ByAli Pattillo
happy hour

Should you drink a "quarantini"? A registered dietician explains

ByKatherine Basbaum
Pandemic proof

How to: The science of making your own hand sanitizer

BySofia Quaglia
Squeaky clean

Coronavirus: How to wash your hands properly, according to an infectious disease expert

BySofia Quaglia
shots shots shots

The best alcohol to drink on a diet, according to science

ByAli Pattillo
Seared

2 beers and a little science can make a slammable chicken

ByMadeline Muzzi