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The New Science of Psychedelics

Recent studies are finding that drugs such as LSD and psilocybin can help to alleviate depression, anxiety and addiction—and may have profound things to teach us about how the mind works<p>To anyone who lived through the 1960s, the proposition that psychedelic drugs might have a positive contribution …

Mental Health

Scientists just discovered a strange new DNA shape lurking in human cells

But what does it do?<p>The discovery of DNA as a double helix is a hallowed story of scientific triumph—the work of four researchers merging together to solve one of science’s biggest mysteries, giving birth to what we know as the field of modern genetics. But decades later, we’re still learning that …

Biology

New galactic map shows the positions and brightness of 1.7 billion stars

Get all the details on the Milky Way’s celestial objects<p>This morning, the European Space Agency unveiled a new, highly detailed sky map of the Milky Way Galaxy that showcases the brightness and positions of nearly 1.7 billion stars. It’s the most comprehensive catalog of stars to date, and it …

Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

People who hear voices in their head can also pick up on hidden speech

The secret to both might lie in how our brains experience the world<p>Serial killer David Berkowitz, also known as the “Son of Sam,” famously claimed that he heard voices in the form of a dog telling him to commit murder. But hearing voices isn’t necessarily a sign of psychosis. In fact, according to …

Find Deep Peace With These 5 Stretches For A Good Night's Sleep

This article was originally published on September 12, 2016.<p>A wind-down routine before bed is just as important as a wake-up routine before starting …

The 10 Best Horror Movies Of 2016 (So Far)

In any given year, there are dozens upon dozens of horror films released directly to DVD, with only a small handful of gems between the rot. The …

Horror

Here are all the free PlayStation games for June

Every month, PlayStation offers a handful of free games through its premium subscription service called PlayStation Plus. For $49.99/year, you gain access to online multiplayer, exclusive sales on the PlayStation Store, and free games for PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4!<p>Here are …

Three women praised after 'preventing a rape' at a restaurant

The women in the photo above have been hailed as heroes after one of them shared on Facebook her account of their having, in her words, “stopped a rape.”<p>The incident is alleged to have occurred last Thursday at a restaurant in Santa Monica, California, where friends Sonia Ulrich, Monica Kenyon and …

Batman: Return to Arkham Screenshots Show Graphics Changes

Following the announcement of Batman: Return to Arkham, images comparing the original versions of Arkham Asylum and Arkham City with their remastered versions have appeared.<p>Reddit user blackfire561 has taken a selection of scenes from Return to Arkham trailer and found the corresponding shots in …

Batman: Arkham

Why suicide rates spike in spring

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and woodland creatures are literally coming out to play—it’s like a Disney movie out there. But while springtime <i>seems</i> hyper-cheerful, not everyone feels that way. For some people, the season can be especially tough, and sadly, research shows that suicide …

Five hidden vacation gems from across Canada

In 2012, I moved to Canada from Britain and since then have been crisscrossing this gorgeous nation, soaking up its beauty from coast to coast to coast. Canadians often say to me that I’ve been to more places in their country than they have, and I always reply that’s such a shame, because damn, …

Google says 'hundreds of millions of users' will have Daydream VR phones

Google hopes to quickly make its virtual reality platform Daydream a mass-market product. "Our intention is to operate at Android scale, meaning hundreds of millions of users," senior product manager Brahim Elbouchikhi said at a session on monetizing Daydream apps at the Google I/O developers …

Meet the Artist Proving Just How Powerful Nudity Is

Spencer Tunick is organizing 100 nude women for a ground-breaking art installation at the Republican National Convention this summer.<p><i>As part of Bazaar.com's #NudeWeek, we look at the political power of nudity in art.</i><p>At the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this July, 100 naked women will …

Reality TV

No Woman Is 100 Percent Straight or Gay, According to Science

You might beg to differ, however.<p>Every once in a while, we come across a scientific finding that puzzles the crap out of us. This is one of them.<p>A new scientific theory published in the journal <i>Biological Reviews</i> claims that some women are evolutionarily designed to be "sexually fluid," or switch up …

Sexuality

Brain testing app will help diagnose mental health issues

Savonix is a company that claims to take the "analog processes" of cognitive assessment into the digital age. The firm is launching an iOS and Android app that, for the next six weeks, will let anyone examine their own mental ability. Users will have to undergo a series of tests that test the …

Assassin's Creed Movie Is 65% Present Day, 35% in the Past

The bulk of the Assassin's Creed movie takes place in modern day, the film's executive producer has confirmed. Pat Crowley told IGN that the film is set 65 percent in the present and 35 percent in 15th century Spain, a ratio that doesn't quite match up with the games.<p>In the Assassin's Creed game …

In the UK a third of Britons now experience anxiety at some stage in their life. Share your experiences with us and help dispel some myths<p>We are living in a so-called era of anxiety. In 1980, 4% of Americans suffered a mental disorder associated with anxiety. Today half do. In the UK a third of …

Mental Health

9 Foods That Will Fill You Up Without Filling You Out

Here’s how to quiet your growling stomach until the next meal

Nutrition

The deepest 3-D map of the universe ever made confirms Einstein was a genius

This theory, among other things, stated that the speed of light in a vacuum is the same for all observers, regardless of the source.<p>In 1915, he followed this up with the publication of his theory of General Relativity, which asserted that gravity has a warping effect on space-time.<p>For over a …

This ingestible origami 'robot' is made of meat and unfolds in your stomach

Researchers from MIT have designed a new ingestible "robot" that could one day be used to patch internal wounds, deliver medicine, or remove accidentally swallowed objects from the stomach. The design consists of a specially folded sheet of dried pig intestine (usually used in sausage casing) and a …

Animal pictures of the week: 13 May 2016

Photos

Quantum physics inside a drop of paint

Inside a drop of paint, light is scattered so often that it seems impossible to demonstrate quantum effects. But despite the thousands of possible …

One of the Most Convincing Climate Change Visualizations We've Ever Seen

But we had so much snow this winter! But it’s only a couple degrees! But the temperature in my hometown feels fine! We’ve heard it all from climate …

Climate Change

Prince Dead at 57

Prince, the legendary and innovative musician and actor, has died at age 57. A representative for the singer confirmed his death to <i>the Associated</i> …

Super-thin electronic skin lights up a digital display on your hand

One more step toward leaving smartwatches and fitness trackers behind<p>Imagine having a fitness tracker that doubles as a temporary tattoo. Or a monitoring device that doctors can paste straight onto an ailing organ. Or a watch so unobtrusive that it looks like it's built right into your wrist. These …

Just A List Of Things To Remember When I'm Depressed

Because they're easy to forget.<p>1. Depression isn't a cry for help.<p>2. Depression isn't just about being sad.<p>3. Depression doesn't make me weak.<p>4. Depression isn't something I've done on purpose.<p>5. Or something I've asked for.<p>6. Depression doesn't make it OK for me to harm my body.<p>7. Depression isn't …

Controversial Illustrations By Polish Artist Reveal The Darker Side Of Modern Society

Polish illustrator, artist, and co-owner of Morski Studio Graficzne Igor Morski creates surreal images imbued with hidden meaning. He graduated with …

Chinese scientists genetically modify human embryos for the second time

With the same limitations as last year's breakthrough work<p>Scientists in China have reported genetically modifying human embryos in what is only the second published experiment of its kind. Last year, a different team of Chinese researchers edited human embryos in an attempt to remove genes …