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In Defense Of Working Out While High

<i>(Photo: Mauro Grigollo/Getty Images)</i><p>By Allison P. Davis<p>This October, a study suggested that "runner's high" was real. We're not talking about an endorphin rush or a school-counselor-approved "high on life" situation, but an actual high, akin to smoking weed. Running, scientists have found, …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: J.J. Abrams explains the deleted scenes

All year long, <i>Star Wars</i> fans have been obsessing over trailers, behind-the-scenes clips, and first look images like they were frames from the …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Snapchat generated just $3.1 million in revenue last year.</b> That's according to leaked financial documents obtained by Gawker.<p><b>2. Uber allegedly hired a convicted murderer who applied to be a driver with a fake name.</b> A complaint filed by the San Francisco District Attorney's office claims there …

Colorado marijuana tax revenues are up nearly 100 percent

DENVER - New numbers confirm what many of us already know: Colorado's pot industry is growing like a… well, you know. <br>Tax revenues from marijuana are …

‘Fear the Walking Dead’: Robert Kirkman Teases Zombies Like You’ve Never Seen

Watching people learn to survive at the beginning of the apocalypse will be one of the attractions of “Fear the Walking Dead.” The 30-second teaser …

Why Are People with a Higher IQ More Likely to Consume Cannabis?

Scientific research studies from the <b>University of London</b> have found that people with a higher IQ are more likely, among other things, to consume …

Cannabis

Game of Thrones: This is what it was like to be an extra on HBO’s hit show

We’ve spent five seasons exploring the land of Westeros with our favorite (and least favorite) characters on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, but what would it be …

TV Series

Nefertiti archaeologist invited to Egypt over theory of hidden tomb

Queen Nefertiti dazzles the modern imagination – but why?<p>Read more<p>An Egyptologist who has said Queen Nefertiti’s crypt may be hidden behind King Tutankhamun’s 3,300-year-old tomb in the famed Valley of the Kings has been invited to Cairo to defend his theory.<p>Egypt’s antiquities ministry said …

Ancient History

These could be the next states to legalize marijuana

If you’ve been watching with jealousy as citizens of Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Washington, D.C., smoke legal marijuana, you might …

Edible Marijuana Is Booming, But These Aren't Your Father's Pot Brownies

Forty years ago, making a pot brownie meant crushing some buds into your batter and stirring by hand.<p>Now workers bake marijuana-laced brownies by the dozen in industrial kitchens, and they’re sold in marijuana dispensaries alongside products like Lemon Crinkle Cookies, Bubba Kush Root Beer, Cheeba …

Cannabis

EA Sports to Release Free Version of FIFA for Android and iOS, And That's Awesome

EA Sports has created many a classic—and sports video game nerds such as myself have spent many an hour playing those classics—but perhaps no game has the widespread appeal of its FIFA series. The global popularity of the actual sport has a lot to do with it, but there’s more to it than just …

EA Sports

Here's What We Actually Know About The Dangers Of Pot

As told by real scientists who evaluated real scientific research and oh my god is anyone else hungry?

Cannabis

Australian review jeopardises Norfolk Island medicinal cannabis export deal

Australian government reviewing decision by the self-governing territory to grant Perth company a licence to grow and export medicinal strain of cannabis<p>A landmark deal to grow a high-strain medicinal cannabis on Norfolk Island for export to Canada is in jeopardy, with the Australian government …

Australia

Invented language lessons from George RR Martin and other writers

When a Dothraki girl first wondered about her chieftain Drogo, remarking to herself “what a handsome man the khal was” in the opening scenes of George RR Martin’s novel A Game of Thrones, the author had no idea his imagined language would stretch to a vocabulary of 4,000 words, studied by legions …

Language

We’re on the Verge of The Cannabis Revolution

“I see signs of a revolution everywhere.” <b>– Dr. Sanjay Gupta</b><p>In the past twenty months, more progress has been achieved in medicinal cannabis reform …

Cannabis

Our Taste for Alcohol Goes Back Millions of Years

Alcohol has been part of human existence for millennia. Alcoholic beverages are an integral part of human culture. Like the wines consumed in Jewish …

Easy Ecollar Dog Training — 10 Super Easy Tips for Daily Dog Training

<b>Integrate your dog training into your daily routine instead of having to add one more thing to your daily to do list. Robin shows you just how easy</b> …

Dogs

How Deep Underwater Can a Human Really Travel?

Put on your helmet and fill up your oxygen tank. We're going for a dive.<p>Exactly how deep can a human being travel underwater using current technology?<p>The deepest point ever reached by man is 35,858 feet below the surface of the ocean, which happens to be as deep as water gets on earth. To go …