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The Great Pot Experiment

Photo-illustration by Brobel Design for TIME. Mouse: Getty, Lighter, Joint, Smoke: iStockphoto

The Aztec diet was more nutritious than it may seem at first

Colin M. MacLachlan, in his splendid Imperialism and the Origins of Mexican Culture, reports:<p>1. Corn gruel and tamales were reinforced with fish, …

Economics

What It's Like To Go To Weed Yoga

A studio in San Francisco offers a semi-weekly "ganja yoga" class. Here's what happens when you blaze it and then bend it.<p><b>Jess:</b> I moved to San Francisco two months ago, and I'm still trying to soften some of my rough New York edges. In the name of assimilating, I've been trying to do as many …

Yoga

5 Magazines to Make History Come Alive

The word “history” is Greek for inquiry, which is knowledge acquired by investigation of the past. Scholars interpret this information and study how it relates to humans. Long, narrative accounts of events can get rather boring, but with Flipboard you can read about various perspectives you …

Ancient Civilization

The week's best photojournalism

A Palestinian man takes a photo of his friend in Gaza City as the sun sets over the Mediterranean. | (<i>AP Photo/Adel Hana</i>)<p>Firefighters work the frozen …

Meet The Robots That Are Taking Over Japan

At this pace, the country’s robot population is going to outnumber people.<p>If you are a human who works at the Kawada factory outside Tokyo, most of your coworkers are robots. On the assembly line, the company’s uber-advanced, human-looking robots can do the work of three people. They can also make …

Robotics

How to Achieve Happiness According to Psychology

<i>“</i><i>The more we learn about man</i><i>’</i><i>s natural tendencies, the easier it will be to tell him how to be good, how to be happy, how to be fruitful, how to</i> …

Big Tobacco's Future: Big Pot

You may like technology (who doesn't these days) or the energy sector (where would we be without it) -- but if you're making a long-term bet as an …

Cannabis

Why are women leaving the tech industry in droves?

Ana Redmond launched into a technology career for an exciting challenge and a chance to change the world. She was well-equipped to succeed too: An ambitious math and science wiz, she could code faster, with fewer errors, than anyone she knew.<p>In 2011, after 15 years, she left before achieving a …

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

Why my child will be your child's boss

(MoneyWatch) <b>COMMENTARY</b> Saws. The kind you buy at the hardware store to cut wood. That's what the play-group teacher dumped on the ground for 3- and …