anatomy

This Video Shows How A Menstrual Cup Fits Inside You

If you’re used to tampons and pads, a menstrual cup might look bizarrely large and unwieldy: That’s supposed to fit where? This video offers a window into that problem, literally. With a see-through anatomical model, everything becomes clear.

What The Hell Are Uvulas For?

That dangly, speed-bag-looking thing at the rear of your mouth is called your palatine uvula, or just uvula for short. What’s it for? That’s a good question. People have been asking this for hundreds of years (seriously), and their answers are… mysterious.