Researchers who looked at bacterial samples from bearded men and dogs found that all 18 men had high microbial counts. Only 23 of the 30 dogs had high bacterial counts. Seven of the men also had so much bacteria in the beard they were likely to get sick.
Public Health April 17, 2019
An experiment found that beards contain antibacterial properties. The findings may pave the way for the development of new antibiotics in the future.
Life January 22, 2016
A campaign that is raising awareness for bowel cancer is petitioning Unicode, Apple and Google to feature a beard emoji in its next update.
Internet Culture November 9, 2015
An expert said that the hipster beard may soon become obsolete as per historical trends. An upcoming study, which will run for three years, will investigate on the details of this interesting part of male anatomy.
Life September 22, 2015
A new study suggests that men grow beards for the same reason that proboscis monkeys develop extended noses.
Life March 28, 2015
Beard Baubles are the ornaments designed to hang in your beard that are sweeping the Internet. Here's why you should definitely incorporate these into your holiday celebrations.
Internet Culture December 11, 2014
It's November, and that means it is time to let your facial hair grow, guys. But if you are a politician, here is why you probably shouldn't.
Feature November 4, 2014
Whether you are celebrating No-Shave November, Movember, or both, these are all the best reasons for growing a beard this month. So let the forest reclaim your face!
Internet Culture November 3, 2014
A recent survey from eBay Fashion found that women aren't as big of fans of beards as men. What are hipsters going to do about this news?
Internet Culture September 1, 2014
Women find men with beards sexy, until it becomes a trend. Have we reached 'peak beard' yet?
Life April 17, 2014