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How Westworld's William Evolved Into the Man in Black

In one of <i>Westworld</i> Season 1’s most highly anticipated twists, we find out that William (Jimmi Simpson) and the ruthless Man in Black (Ed Harris) are …

TV Series

Where to Find Funding for a Cannabis Business

With limited funding options, almost no loans available and countless new cannabis businesses emerging every day, where does an entrepreneur go for capital?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following article is based on excerpts of</i> <i>Javier Hasse</i><i>’s book</i> Start Your Own …

Entrepreneurship

20 Executives Share Lessons They Wish They Could Have Told Their Younger Selves

Take some tips from high-achieving individuals keen on identifying their mistakes, learning from them, and growing into better human beings.<p>Ideally, with age comes wisdom. Nobody's perfect, but the highest-achieving individuals are keen on identifying their mistakes, learning from them, and growing …

Startups

Pot holiday 4/20 traces roots to California high school stoners

As legend goes, the pot holiday is believed traceable to "The Waldos" — five Northern California men now in their 60s with bad backs and graying hair.<p>SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Friday is April 20, or 4/20. That's the numerical code for marijuana's high holiday, a celebration and homage to pot's enduring …

Cannabis

Here's What You Need To Know About Infinity Stones Before The New Avengers Movie

Call them the Mighty Marvel Movie MacGuffins. They're the glittery objects that drove the plots of several individual Marvel movies and that collectively shaped the direction the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe has been heading (almost) since its inception.<p>They are the Infinity Stones — immensely …

Marvel Universe

Mark Zuckerberg Just Answered 600 Questions--Here's 12 You Must Answer For Your Business

The tech titan took on over 100 lawmakers and by most accounts held up well. How would you do faced with your own grilling?<p>Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg had a very long two days being grilled by congress. Set aside whatever your view is on Zuckerberg and his desire to blend purpose with profits, …

Business Strategy

10 Funny Harry Potter Bloopers That Make The Movies Even Better

Prev1 of 3Next<p>Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse<p>See the RHOA Go Makeup Free! – The Real Housewives<p>Usually, we see the <i>Real</i> …

Movies

Here Are 99 Of The Most Popular Movies Of All Time – How Many Have You Seen?

Don't @ me about the list, I didn't make it.

Mad Max

HP is jumping into the legal marijuana industry with a technology that could change the way people buy weed — and it's a first for Silicon Valley

Hewlett-Packard, a computer industry pioneer, is cashing in on the marijuana "green rush."<p>In a first for the fledgling marijuana industry, HP will start providing registers preinstalled with software made for marijuana businesses.<p>The $35 billion enterprise company, which sells and installs complex …

Cannabis

Private Equity Has Become the Lifeblood of the Legal Weed Industry

Growing pains afflict any industry on the precipice of a boom, but the struggle to access the funds needed to expand has become particularly acute in …

Venture Capital

Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will lift his administration's plans for a possible crackdown on states that have legalized marijuana after talks with a Colorado senator, the White House said on Friday, an action that undercuts U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.<p>Senator Cory Gardner, …

Cannabis

What is relativity? Einstein's mind-bending theory explained

How our ideas about space and time changed forever.<p>When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space and time. Isaac Newton saw space and time as fixed, but in the new picture provided by special relativity …

Physics

The 15 Best Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: April 13th</b><p>The sci-fi genre currently splits the difference between niche entertainment and the mainstream, providing diehard nerds and folks looking for a simple good time with a common ground on which they can unite and share in their enthusiasm. There was a time when tales of …

Science Fiction

Dispensary Permits in Alaska | American Cannabis Company

Opening a Dispensary in Alaska<p>When it comes to the exciting business of medical and recreational cannabis, Alaska is often overlooked. Cannabis …

Cannabis

13 Things You Never Knew About 'The Evil Dead' on its 35th Anniversary

It's been 35 years since "The Evil Dead" infected theaters and launched the careers of director Sam Raimi and star Bruce Campbell.<p>In that time, it's gained a very impressive (and very deserved) cult following, while also influencing countless horror filmmakers. To celebrate this quirky …

Horror

Epigenetic inheritance, and how the way you live your life could affect your offspring

Environment + Genes = Us. Over the 20th century as our knowledge of biology increased, this simple equation seemed to be the general overriding …

Genetics

Ockham's Razor

William of Ockham (c.1287-1347)<p>Probably on April 10, 1347, English Franciscan friar and scholastic philosopher and theologian <b>William of Ockham</b> passed …

British Philosophy

The Political Thought of Confucius, Plato, John Locke & Adam Smith Introduced in Animations Narrated by Aidan Turner

Here in the 21st century, now that we've determined the ideal form of human society and implemented it stably all across the world — and of course, …

John Locke

This Single Image Profoundly Sums Up Einstein's Landmark Theory

You might think you have gravity pretty well figured out. If you drop a ball out of a window, a short time later it will hit the ground. The higher …

Physics

Microsoft’s smart mat project could blend Lego and Minecraft together

Microsoft has unveiled its latest research project today, Project Zanzibar. It’s a smart mat that’s designed to blend the digital and physical worlds by sensing touch, gestures, and objects. A team of researchers, with a love of toys, created the project at Microsoft’s research labs in the UK. The …

Augmented Reality

Yale's "Happiness 101" Course Is Available Online For Free — Here's How You Can Take It

What’s the secret to happiness? You could soon find out for free. One of Yale’s most popular classes — not just this school year, but in the …

Mental Health

We're on the Brink of a New Era of Innovation. Will You Survive It?

It's better to prepare than adapt because, by the time you see the need to adapt, it may already be too late<p>One of the most interesting things I discuss in my book <i>Mapping Innovation</i> is what I call the new era of innovation, which will create profoundly new technologies, classes of data and business …

Innovation

WATCH C2E2: Firefly's Alan Tudyk and Gina Torres reflect on their time in Serenity

At this year's C2E2, Alan Tudyk told fans he didn’t think <i>Firefly</i> was going to work. At an early table reading, Tudyk recalled seeing the actor who …

Alan Tudyk

Do Quantum Machines Roam the Universe?

I have a confession of the likes that really only a scientist can make: Until recently I had a poor grasp of the principles of quantum computing. I …

Quantum Computing

Note to Struggling Couples: These Four Tips Could Save Your Marriage

Sometimes we step into sensitive areas by mistake, and our spouse gets upset. We call it “touching a raw nerve” or “pushing a button.” Many marriage …

Self-help

Is the Legal Marijuana Industry Sustainable for Entrepreneurs? What You Need to Know

Though it’s been a subject of ethical and political debate for decades in the United States, marijuana is facing a new kind of scrutiny. Consider …

Cannabis

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

There Are Almost 200 Stephen King References on This Poster—Can You Name Them All?

Thanks to <i>It</i>, <i>Gerald’s Game</i>, the upcoming <i>Castle Rock</i>, and even <i>The Mist</i> and <i>The Dark Tower</i>, Stephen King is hot in Hollywood again. But just because the …

Stephen King

New videos show off iPad’s best tricks

Apple wants to make sure iPad users know how to work with two apps at once, and also how an Apple Pencil can mark up screenshots. A couple of new videos walk users through each of these quickly and simply.<p>The video are likely timed to benefit people buying the new iPad, the first budget iOS tablet …

Apple Pencil

This Kurt Vonnegut Quote Completely Changed The Way I Approach The Idea Of "Happiness"

You can't touch it, but you can certainly feel it. You can't buy it, but you can create it. You can't see it, but you can easily perceive it. I'm …

Happiness