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France's Solution to Drug Addiction

A new medical facility aims to give drug addicts a safe space to inject, but critics say it only perpetuates the problem.<p>Home to one of the city’s largest train stations, the neighborhood surrounding Paris’ Gare du Nord in the 10th arrondissement serves as a major transit hub for tens of thousands …

French Government

Psychedelic Polka Dots Color Kusama's Latest Show

The mega-artist's mesmerizing new exhibition features three new mirror rooms, pumpkin sculptures, and 'infinity net' paintings.<p><i>Yayoi Kusama Chandelier of Grief, 2016. Courtesy KUSAMA Enterprise, Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo / Singapore and Victoria Miro, London © Yayoi Kusama</i><p>Japanese mega-artist Yayoi …

Art

Could hipster bushes be the new beards? It's time for pubic hair to be cool again

Women have Brazilians, men have bushy beards. Where’s the hair equality in that? It’s time to ditch the depilation and embrace ‘objectionable hair’<p>At Christmas work drinks in a hip new bar, I chided my much younger colleagues for tweeting. They laughed: they were all on Tinder.<p>I was equally …

Feminism

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The Six Hallmarks of a Sociopath

Do you know any sociopaths?<p>Chances are, your answer is, “Only on TV.” And chances are, you’re wrong.<p>The media’s portrayal of the sociopath is …

Every free Xbox One and Xbox 360 game you can download in September

We’re about to enter the busiest holiday video game release season of the new console generation, but that doesn’t mean that Microsoft is going to …

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14 Magnificent Map Tattoos

These days, most people rely on GPS to get them from point A to point B, but there are those who still have a soft spot for good old fashioned maps. …

Photographer Documenting the Homeless Discovers Her Own Father Among Them

Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer and law student Diana Kim can trace her love of photography back to her father, who used to own a photography studio on O'ahu. Until just a few years ago, however, not much else connected father and daughter except for a strained relationship marked by …

Homelessness

Single injection can erase memories associated with meth use, scientists claim

One dose of an experimental medicine could wipe pleasant memories and associations of a drug high, and make an addict indifferent to temptations, …

It Turns out the Worst Rumors About Marijuana Are Dead Wrong

Researchers have come to some remarkable conclusions about the effects of marijuana use in recent years—how it reduces pain and helps heal fractured …

Latest UFO Sightings Clear Cylinder UFO Captured Above China

Latest UFO sightings this glowing UFO has been captured hovering above China, the clear cylinder shaped UFO can be seen emitting a bright light, many …

Searching for signs of alien life in north west Australia

Remnants of Earth's earliest life forms in north west Australia are guiding astronomers in their search for life on other planets.<p>Stromatolites, …

Western Australia

Here's why we should build killer robots

Presented at the 2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the letter features prominent researchers studying artificial intelligence including scientists such as Google director of research Peter Norvig alongside Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and …

Artificial Intelligence

What Your Personality Type Says About Your Career Destiny (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What does your personality type have to do with being an entrepreneur? Quite a bit, according to a recent study.<p>Truity Psychometrics, a personality test developer, surveyed more than 25,000 volunteers about their careers and …

Psychology

A Periodic Table Surprise: The One Element In Stars That Isn't On Earth

When it comes to the elements in the periodic table found throughout the Universe, it’s only the first two that originated from the Big Bang: hydrogen and helium. Everything else was formed from stars, whether:<p>fused in their cores, from lighter elements into heavier ones,<br>• built in supernovae, where …

Universe

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

Cannabis

Drink One Glass Of This Every Morning And You’ll Stop Gaining Weight!

Weight gain is a big problem these days with people leading increasingly sedentary lifestyles and eating more terrible food. Fortunately, in addition …

Food

NASA just posted a supertrack of Earth sounds it recorded for aliens in 1977

Watch out, Beyonce. NASA just dropped a sick track out of nowhere — and it's got a sweet and sentimental 1970s vibe.<p>The track, of course, comes from the famous Golden Record, a copy of which is aboard each of two of NASA's most famous spacecraft. Back in the summer of 1977, the space agency …

Vinyl Records

Too soon to call 'proved' on warp drive space travel

Travel to the moon in just four hours; make it to Mars in 70 days; complete the 7.5 billion km journey to Pluto in 18 months.<p>It sounds incredible, …

Space Travel

This Incredible Spray-On Condom Just Might Be The Future Of Safe Sex

Spray-on condoms could very well be how my grandchildren do the nasty with someone else's grandchildren.<p>Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute …

Condoms

NASA's Curiosity rover eyes weird rock on Mars

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity went out of its way to investigate a rock the likes of which it has never seen before on the Red Planet.<p>Measurements by Curiosity's rock-zapping ChemCam laser and another instrument revealed that the target, a chunk of bedrock dubbed Elk, contains high levels of silica …

Mars Rover

Quantum Experiment Shows How “Time” Doesn’t Exist As We Think It Does (Mind-Altering)

“We choose to examine a phenomenon which is impossible, absolutely impossible, to explain in any classical way, and which has in it the heart of …

Psychedelic imagery twists and warps in Delorean's 3D-mapped Crystal music video

<b>Music:</b> Spanish director Joan Guasch has used 3D mapping and animation to distort and transform images of a man and woman in Delorean's music video …

These 3D-Printed Sunglasses Were Designed to Simulate an LSD Trip

Do you want to trip balls without having to ingest a cocktail of chemicals? Then you have to check out these new Mood sunglasses created by Hungarian …

3D Printing

Hunt for alien life on Jupiter begins

European Space Agency joins forces with Airbus to develop new space probe to look for extra-terrestrial existence<p>In the past year humanity has landed on a comet, ventured to Pluto and discovered another planet which is so like our own it has been dubbed Earth 2.0.<p>But in the coming decades, space …

What if a Black Hole Met an Antimatter Black Hole?

<i>Would shooting a black hole into an antimatter black hole destroy them both?</i><p>I’ve wondered out loud how it might be possible to destroy a black hole …

Physics

This mysterious poem is cheering up London

LONDON – At first glance, an anonymous poem that's currently doing the rounds on social media appears to be fairly downbeat.<p>However, it's got a …