Gabriel Zsigmond

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I’ll say it again: E-cigarettes are still far safer than smoking

Despite evidence suggesting e-cigarettes are far less harmful than smoking, more people than ever believe them to be just as harmful. Professor Linda Bauld discusses the evidence<p>January is a time for New Year’s resolutions and if you’re one of the world’s one billion smokers, your resolution may be …

From head transplants to space tourism: the innovations set to change the world in 2017

Virgin Galactic

3 Steps To Falling Asleep Faster Than Ever

We’re just going to go ahead and guess that one of your New Year’s resolutions is to be better at the whole sleeping thing. After all, you know that …

4 Tobacco Stats That Will Blow You Away

Investors in <b>Altria Group</b> (NYSE: MO), <b>Reynolds American</b> (NYSE: RAI), and other tobacco companies around the world understand the risks inherent in investing in the industry. Cigarettes have been demonstrated to have negative health impacts, and even big tobacco companies like <b>Philip Morris</b> …

Animal photos of the year 2016

How To Use Mindfulness To Create A Healthier Mindset For 2017

Just as the body is influenced by what you eat, your mind is also influenced by your thoughts, your mindset and your life experiences. With mindfulness, you can train your mind to be in the present moment and spend less time preoccupied with unhelpful, unproductive thoughts. Recognizing that I am …

Mindfulness

The best of the wildlife photography awards 2016 – in pictures

Winning images from national and international wildlife photography competitions of the year

Wildlife

Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us.

Why we need artificial intelligence to study our natural intelligence.<p>Over the past several years, Jack Gallant’s neuroscience lab has produced a string of papers that sound absurd.<p>In 2011, the lab showed it was possible to recreate movie clips just from observing the brain activity of people …

Machine Learning

Some Surprising Late-Night Snacks Are Showing Promise in Helping Insomniacs

Warm milk has long been considered the ultimate sleep inducer (a cookie chaser notwithstanding), but research has yet to bear that out. A recent …

Gang-ravaged Mexico stuck in weed ban as U.S. opens up

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican advocates for drug reform are voicing alarm about the country’s widening gap with the United States on marijuana legislation, as criminal violence surges again south of the border.<p>A soldier stands in the middle of a marijuana plantation in San Quintin, 300 km (186 …

Canadians not told about banned pesticide found in medical pot supply

A controversial pesticide banned in Canada has been discovered in products sold by a federally licensed medical marijuana producer, The Globe and Mail has learned, but neither the company nor Health Canada have informed the public.<p>Myclobutanil, a chemical that is also prohibited for use on legal …

What happened in Washington state after voters legalized recreational marijuana

By Christopher Ingraham<p>Christopher Ingraham<p>Reporter covering all things data<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The nation's first recreational marijuana shop opened nearly three years ago in Colorado. Since then, a growing body of research has shown <b></b>that the availability of recreational marijuana — in Colorado and …

Cannabis

15 interesting startups to watch in 2017

People are gearing up to say good riddance to 2016, and as the Earth completes another revolution around the sun, we’re all eager to try our hand at predicting the next big thing. Will virtual reality, on-demand services, and bots shine again in 2017? Or will the spotlight turn to messaging apps, …

Magic Leap