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Take It In: 'Vape' Is The Oxford Dictionaries Word Of The Year

The growing popularity of electronic cigarettes has now sparked the notice of the estimable Oxford Dictionaries, which has chosen "vape" as the word of the year for 2014. The word can be a noun or a verb; it beat out contenders such as "bae" and "normcore."<p>Noting that e-cigarettes have come a long …

Marijuana’s Long Term Effects On The Brain Finally Revealed

With a drug war against marijuana still raging in more countries than not, the question of how long-term marijuana use effects the human brain is a …

Marijuana Users Have Lower IQs Than Non-Pot Smokers, Study Shows

Marijuana users have long touted the benefits of their mind-altering drug of choice, but a new study from the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences …

So-called 'smart' drug impairs creative people - Futurity

The "smart" drug Modafinil, which supposedly boosts performance on tests, may actually have the opposite effect on intelligent, creative people.

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Depression, overwhelming guilt in preschool years linked to brain changes

In school-age children previously diagnosed with depression as preschoolers, a key brain region involved in emotion is smaller than in their peers …

Comments of the Week #25: Black Holes, Dark Matter and Next-Gen Physics

“Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.” -G.K. Chesterton<p>It’s been a very busy week here at Starts …