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How Alcohol Turns Your Aunt Into The Life Of The Party

Have you ever really stopped and wondered — like on a scientific level — why excessive alcohol consumption can turn someone into the life of a party? Or a blubbering mess?

ASAP Science breaks down the biology of how alcohol affects the neurotransmitters in the brain, resulting in slowed reactions but greater clarity. It won’t make dinner with your relatives any less awkward, but at least you’ll have something intelligent to talk about. [YouTube]


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