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This Amazing Tattoo Artist Turns Iconic Paintings Into Tiny Tattoos

Aside from the fact that they live on your body, tattoos are hugely personal because they are inspired by the things you hold dear, whether they be …

Body Art

Absurdly Pricey Iron Man Armor with Over 500 Moving Parts

We’d say there’s some extra “irony” here, given the subject, or we could say it’s especially “fitting.” There seems to be no way to describe this …

15 essential terms everyone should know before buying their first watch

But before you even start wading through the millions of quality watches for sale today, the first hurdle is knowing what you're talking about. Let us help with that.<p>We've rounded up 15 of the most common watch-specific terms. If you're looking to build a watch collection, we recommend bookmarking …

Markets

10+ Gustav Klimt Tattoos To Show Your Artistic Side

If you're after ideas for your next body inking then check out these stunning Gustav Klimt tattoos for some truly artistic inspiration.<p>Gustav Klimt …

Does this photo confirm Sebastian Stan's Bucky will become Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

He's already got the shield…​<p><i>Captain America: Civil War</i> shook the Marvel Cinematic Universe to its core so heavily that even its pillars could …

Marijuana legalization advocates furious at lawmakers’ proposed changes

Secretary of State William F. Galvin said Monday that the results of the Massachusetts marijuana legalization measure passed by voters may not be …

Cannabis

Civil War II's Biggest Brawl Might Be Over Before It Even Started

There might be Team Tony and Team Carol, and there might even have been distractions like Hawkeye vs. Bruce Banner, but we’ve known from the get go …

Dr. Sanjay Gupta Explains Why Denying Weed to People Would Be Immoral

He told Seth Meyers what made him change his mind about legal marijuana.<p>Dr. Sanjay Gupta is perhaps the most famous doctor in America—Doctors Phil and Oz not included. He is a practicing neurosurgeon as well as CNN's chief medical correspondent, giving him ample face time with the American public. …

Cannabis

Photographer Creates Eye-Catching Organic Portraits Using Plant Life

French photographer and digital artist Cal Redback has been creating images that bring new meaning to the term, "organic portraits." Sparked by a …

This map shows every state that legalized marijuana on Election Day

America is seeing green after a historic day for the legal marijuana industry.<p>Seven states in all legalized marijuana in some form on Election Day. California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada showed up to support recreational marijuana, while Arkansas, Florida, and North Dakota passed ballot …

Cannabis

Marijuana Roundup: Here's How the 9 States Voted on Cannabis

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Whereas many eyes were on the tight presidential race heading into Election Day, tens of millions of Americans were also keeping a close eye on the marijuana vote in nine states. It's an industry that's hard to ignore when 60% of the American public, per Gallup, wants to …

Here's What a Trump Presidency Means for Marijuana

Image source: Disney-ABC Television Group via Flickr.<p>Arguably the oddest election of our times is now in the books. The voters have spoken, and the 45th president of the United States will be Donald Trump. This election was bound to be historic no matter who won, but it'll now be remembered as the …

The world's response to a new America – in pictures

There was huge global interest in the US election with many gathering to watch the results live and reacting to Donald Trump’s victory

Elections

Voters Could Legalize Marijuana for a Quarter of All Americans

Nearly a quarter of Americans will live in areas where recreational marijuana use is legal if voters approve initiatives on Tuesday permitting the …

Cannabis

Elon Musk Thinks Automation Will Lead to a Universal Basic Income

In addition to addressing issues at SpaceX, Elon Musk spent some time during a Friday CNBC interview addressing how automation will impact the job …

Elon Musk

Watch Barack Obama Talk Media, Marijuana, Trump With Bill Maher

"If I watched Fox News, I probably wouldn't vote for me either. Because you've got this screen, this funhouse mirror," president says<p>With two months …

Here's how much marijuana it would take to kill you

Nearly half of Americans say they have tried marijuana at least once in their life.<p>With more people lighting up than ever (and nine states voting on the legalization of marijuana on Election Day), it's important to remember how many fatally overdose on the drug.<p>Zip. Zero. That's according to the …

Cannabis

Jesse Ventura On Trump, Weed, Kaepernick, And Governing Minnesota

Twenty years after he stunned the political world by becoming Minnesota's governor, the iconoclastic former wrestler sounds off on the presidential election, third party politics, and how a tax on legalized gambling could pay for sports stadiums.<p>There aren't many athletes or entertainers with more …

Cannabis

We May Have Found a Way to Cheat the Second Law of Thermodynamics

Physicists created a new quantum theorem for entropy, and included is a possible exception.<p>The Second Law of Thermodynamics says that entropy in the universe must always increase. It's an immutable law of physics, and it's the reason you can't get free energy or perpetual motion machines. But a …

Mosquito army released in Zika fight in Brazil & Colombia

<b>Scientists are planning to release an army of millions of modified mosquitoes in areas of Brazil and Colombia.</b><p>They say the unusual approach is an attempt to provide "revolutionary protection" against mosquito-borne diseases such as Zika and chikungunya.<p>The mosquitoes are infected with a bug called …

Public Health

I took a $30 test that told me if I had 'superhero' genes — and it was by far the most fun test I've taken

I've done ones that told me where my ancestors came from, ones that tried to advise me how to eat and exercise, and of course, 23andMe's test.<p>But until now, I hadn't come across one that would tell me if I had "superpowers."<p>So, when I heard about Orig3n, a biotech company that offers such a test, I …

Genetics

Scientists Have Made Transistors Smaller Than We Thought Possible

A new transistor has managed to overcome the theoretical limit on minimum silicon transistor size.<p>Scientists at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Stanford University, and the University of Texas at Dallas have managed to build a transistor gate that is only 1 nanometer in length. Their new …

Reporter who quit on air to fight for pot legalization faces decades in prison

Pending trial of Charlo Greene raises questions about the war on drugs and could have broader legal implications as more states move towards legalization<p><i>Update | 29 September 2016: The most recent charges against</i> <i>Charlo Greene in her marijuana case include six more offenses than the original</i> …

Cannabis

Charlotte Police Foment Unrest And Attempt To Use Marijuana To Justify Killing Keith Lamont Scott

Keith Lamont Scott is dead at the age of 43. A father of seven children with a wife of 20 years and a cognitive impairment from a motorcycle accident, Mr. Scott is gone from this earth and lost from his loved ones, invariably leaving them with unspeakable grief. Meanwhile, the city of Charlotte, …

Justice

Marijuana arrests are at their lowest number in two decades — and police are still arresting someone every 49 seconds

A huge number of Americans are getting arrested for marijuana-related offenses.<p>643,000 people were arrested for marijuana in 2015, according to crime data released by the FBI on Monday. That amounts to one person arrested for marijuana every 49 seconds.<p>574,000 of these arrests were for possession …

Cannabis
London Fashion Week

This ironic campaign against tattoos is tearing Facebook apart

Who is responsible for the moral decline of the universe? People with tattoos, of course.<p>According to a wealth of ironic memes, tattooed “inkos,” …

Social Media

No-Churn Galaxy Ice Cream Is Going to Be Your Newest Galaxy Obsession

*Puts edible glitter on everything.*<p>Pastel-colored Cool Whip just met edible glitter and the result is<p>historyno-churn galaxy ice cream. And, it's just as magical as it sounds.<p>It's so magical, in fact, that you can make it in your dorm room or literally anywhere where you have a freezer — all you …

Dessert

Alan Moore on Why Superhero Fans Need to Grow Up, Brexit, and His Massive New Novel

With his legendary run of comic-book writing in the 1980s, writer Alan Moore changed the way we think about superheroes. In emotionally and …

UFC star Miesha Tate saves girl with broken arm while hiking

LAS VEGAS (AP) — UFC star Miesha Tate says she's inspired by the tough little girl who broke her arm while hiking near Las Vegas after the mixed martial arts fighter carried the child back down the mountain.<p>Tate posted on Facebook that she encountered the 6-year-old on the popular Mary Jane Falls …

Las Vegas