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I'm a sleep psychologist — here's what we know about marijuana and sleep

This is reflected in the many variations of cannabinoid or cannabis-based medicines available to improve sleep — like Nabilone, Dronabinol, and Marinol.<p>It's also a common reason why many cannabis users seek medical marijuana cards.<p>I am a sleep psychologist who has treated hundreds of patients with …

Cannabis

Watch parents and kids get silly after smoking weed together for the first time

Getting stoned with your parents can be a tricky situation, but the benefits can greatly outweigh the awkwardness that will surely ensue.<p>Continuing …

Ringbrothers Turn a Brand-New Cadillac ATS-V Into a Gorgeous '48 Coupe

Said another way, this is a '48 Cadillac with a 464-hp twin-turbo V6, ABS, traction control, Track Mode, and a touchscreen dashboard.<p>Usually, you'd call a custom car that combines the best of old- and new-school a restomod, but that term doesn't begin to encompass the latest Ringbrothers creation. …

This New Wind Turbine Could Power Japan for 50 Years After One Typhoon

The technology marks a big step toward energy independence for Japan, which currently imports 84 percent of its power<p>A typical typhoon produces wind speeds between 98 and 120 m.p.h. and usually leaves behind a trail of destruction. But a Japanese engineer has plans to harness a typhoon’s incredible …

‘French flag’ tiny prefab house costs $1,200, can be built in 3 hours

Kooky...<p>The unmistakable red, white, blue stripes of this experimental prefab tiny house not only give it its name, "France," but also hints at its organizational strategy. Conceived by architect Joshua Woodsman of Pin-Up Houses, the micro dwelling indeed has a color-coded layout: blue for sleeping …

7 brilliant converted warehouse homes

True industrial-chic<p>Though far more common than, say, converted water towers or radar stations, warehouse homes can still stun. The following examples showcase fabulous ways to inject modern touches into raw landscapes of concrete and steel, elevating former industrial sites into elegant, if not …

Hog Pen Creek

Old People Are Happier Than People In Their 20s

Despite the physical ravages of age, older people are actually happier than younger adults.<p>So finds a new study, published in the <i>Journal of Clinical</i> …

I'm worth $1.5 million, and here's my best advice about getting rich

I often join the house hunting trips and pay close attention. I'm always curious to learn what people desire in a house and neighborhood.<p>Most transactions turn out the same. The clients pay top dollar (bidding wars are common) for a shiny, new (or almost new) home in a boring subdivision.<p>The older …

Celebrity Gossip

Modern beach house opens to the sea on all sides

Amazing sunsets ahead<p>A breathtaking seascape and dramatically open interiors combine to form this next-level beach house, where the architecture seems to exist solely to admire the surroundings. Designed by South African firm Elphick Proome Architects, the practically open-air abode boasts …

10 Retirement Mistakes Baby Boomers Are Making

In a recent post, I wrote about five financial mistakes that I’ve seen Baby Boomers make time and again. The upside? New tools are making it easier than ever to avoid these missteps.<p>But beyond the five mistakes that made it onto the original list (which are summarized in the infographic below), …

How Mental Illness Can Lead to Overspending and Poverty

A "frictionless" cash system is creating the perfect shitstorm for people with money trouble. It's making people ill—and it's making ill people poorer.<p>Illustration by Marta Parszeniew<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>It's never been easier to spend money. You may never touch hard cash before …

Mental Health

Stacked shipping containers form temporary pavilion by People's Architecture Office

People's Architecture Office has used 12 shipping containers to build a temporary, red and yellow pavilion in a fast-growing town in China's Shanxi …

Creepy, Out-Of-The-Box Sex Studies That Were Maybe Illegal

Ever since Edgar D. Scienceman invented science in 1957, a very specific subset of researchers have busied themselves by researching romance and …

The Mid-Engine Corvette's Codename Is "Emperor," Might Be a Hybrid

If sources are to be believed, the supposed mid-engine Vette coming in 2019 will be a whole new ballgame.<p>We've heard rumors for years. We've seen test mules. And the latest report from <i>The Detroit News</i> says it's happening in 2019. But that report includes another bit of information. Supposedly, the …

Vancouver couple with bulk of their assets in real estate urged to diversify

Stan and Cheryl want to retire early, sell their Vancouver house if they have to and move to their cottage to be closer to their children. The cottage, which is in another province, needs about $350,000 worth of renovations.<p>In doing so, they'll be giving up about $24,000 a year in net rental income …

This Japanese House Concept Has an Outdoor Refrigerator for Grocery Delivery

A house with a refrigerator accessible from the outside for grocery deliveries, a future Airbnb rental house with a community space on the ground …

Nike used 3D printing and Olympic sprinters to design its new track shoe

When Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce competes in the women's 100m and 4x100m relay at the Olympics this month, she'll do so wearing what Nike claims is one of its most advanced track and field shoes yet. The 29-year-old Jamaican, who is favored for gold in Rio, actually helped Nike design her new spikes, …

Prefab Housing Isn’t A Subculture Anymore, It’s A Necessity

In the fifth book of her “Prefabulous” series, author Sheri Koones hits upon “the ideal method” for building homes.<p>Housing trends come and go, but <i>Prefabulous Small Houses</i>, the latest book from prefab evangelist Sheri Koones, isn’t about a flavor of the month. She argues that this is the most …

Comment on We Might Live in a Virtual Universe — But It Doesn’t Really Matter by Nyremne

rtryonThere’s no logic in saying humans can’t know all so god exist and did everything.science dismiss god because of zero evidence and knowledge of …

Inventions

Downtown Miami's Square Station project approved

Expect over 700 residential units and 15,000 square feet of retail<p>In Downtown Miami, The Melo Group will now be able to build the Square Station project up to 34 stories instead of the allowed 24 due to the city commission approving a zoning change for the site.<p>According to The Real Deal, the Miami …

Skyscrapers

In praise of the Sirius building, a ruined remnant of idealistic times

With a ministerial refusal to act on the NSW Heritage Council’s findings, Sydney’s Sirius building has lost its heritage appeal. Demolition is now …

How to Make the Most of a 9-to-5 Job When You’re an Entrepreneur at Heart

If you’re an entrepreneur at heart, nothing can be more frustrating than clocking in at a traditional 9–to–5 job, feeling like you’re just biding …