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Scientists Gave MDMA to Octopuses—and What Happened Was Profound

When humans take the drug MDMA, versions of which are known as molly or ecstasy, they commonly feel very happy, extraverted, and particularly …

Ecstasy (Drug)

The disconnect between Baby Boomers and Millennials when it comes to work ethic

Baby Boomers sometimes believe Millennials are entitled and lazy, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.<p>Millennials have entered a professional …

Millennials

5 Inspiring Books That May Change Your Thinking About Life

Books are my guilty pleasure.<p>I should be working but I am reading.<p>I should be sleeping but I am still reading.<p>I should be exercising but I have been …

Books

12 lessons you learn or regret forever

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that’s switching careers, going back to school, or walking away …

Success

You Don't Know What Scary Is Until You've Seen These 10 Japanese Horror Movies

Some of the most popular American horror movies are remakes of Japanese originals, and there’s a good reason for that: Films like <i>Ringu</i> (later remade …

Horror

5 Books About Mental Health That Will Make You Feel Less Alone

Mental illness has an alarming power to isolate, and convince its sufferers that nobody else's brain does such terrifying and inscrutable things. …

Mental Health

This is how to get in the habit of writing everyday

The habit consists of the cue, routine and reward. If you have a highly structured life, it’s relatively easy to develop even such a monster …

Creative Writing

Dyson invests in electric car market with £200million UK test track

The firm, which is better know for its vacuum cleaners and hair driers but is set to create a new generation of electric vehicles, said the move …

Electric Vehicles

This Genius Map Explains How Everything in Physics Fits Together

From space-time to chaos theory.<p>Physics is a huge, complex field. It also happens to be one of the most fascinating, dealing with everything from …

Physics

'Pose' Is So Beautifully Accurate It's Painful to Watch

"Pose" throws shade at a nation that has marginalized its own and turned a blind eye to the AIDS epidemic.<p><i>Pose</i> is one of the greatest television shows I have ever seen. It’s so good at capturing truths, both beautiful and painful, that I found it hard to watch.<p>There are many achievements that make …

Recipe: Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're hankering for a classic steak and potatoes dinner, this one-skillet dish fits the bill perfectly. What makes it extra special is the …

How To Make Oven-Fried Pickles — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Fried pickles are a menu staple in the South. These salty, crispy, tangy pickles are just as delicious as french fries, but pack a bigger flavor …

The First Photos From M. Night Shyamalan's Glass Are Hauntingly Beautiful

After that wild twist at the end of <i>Split</i>, we’ve been waiting for ages to see what M. Night Shyamalan could do when it came to smashing together James …

Major study finds 'no evidence' that cannabis relieves chronic pain

A large study stretching over a 4-year period challenges popular beliefs, as it finds "no evidence" that cannabis use improves the symptoms of …

So you think you know what reality is? This book on physics and philosophy will shatter your belief

In the process, you will also get to read a lucid history of the debate between Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr over quantum physics.<p>When Albert …

Scientists Say They've Found a Way to Make an Object Invisible From Every Angle

"Our work represents a breakthrough in the quest for invisibility cloaking."<p>Researchers from Montreal's National Institute of Scientific Research …

Trump warns it will be the 'beginning of the end' if Harley-Davidson moves overseas

President Donald Trump warned Harley-Davidson on Tuesday that its iconic American motorcycles “should never be built in another country” and predicted that if it moves production overseas, “it will be the beginning of the end."<p>“A Harley-Davidson should never be built in another country-never! Their …

Tariffs

McDonald's Is Making One of Its Most Popular Menu Items Much Smaller. Here's Why This is Genius

This is such wise thinking. Yes, of course there's a catch, but I'm trying to ignore it.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I have a controversial theory: Humans sometimes regret how much they eat.<p>I have another controversial …

I took nootropics every day for a week—here’s what happened

Just like how subsisting on Soylent instead of actual food became a habit among Silicon Valley bros years before you could buy a bottle at 7-Eleven, …

5 Foods to Eat for Better Sex — and 3 You Should Really Avoid

Out of 17 million users in six countries, these are the foods people eat before and after sex. But are there better options?<p>Lifesum, a popular health …

A Guide to Psychotropic Drugs

Psychotropic drugs are medications that affect your <b></b>central nervous system, changing how your brain processes information, such as altering your mood, …

School teacher: ‘I became addicted to chemsex to escape’ work pressure

A secondary school teacher who became addicted to chemsex has spoken out about the “vicious circle” which engaging in chemsex placed him in.<p>Will (not …

7 clever ‘psycho’ tricks that really help you in the office

To gain confidence and sympathy, to be more competent and ultimately to get more salary – this is exactly what is possible with these psycho-tricks. …

Teleportation: will it ever be a possibility?

Star Trek has a lot to answer for. Not content to tease us with unreasonable expectations of phasers and warp drive, it also thrust into the popular imagination the idea of teleportation, in which we step into a giant scanner of some sort and instantaneously find ourselves somewhere else, mind, …

Teleportation

See Dumbo soar in new trailer for Tim Burton's live-action Disney film

Dumbo is back and flying high in the first trailer for Tim Burton’s live-action re-imagining of Disney’s 1941 animated movie, in a tale of family, …

Mobile Royale Elite Controller

• Description<p>Do you love mobile gaming? Of course you do, we all do! That's exactly why we're basically giving away these <i>high-quality</i> Bluetooth mobile …

Mobile Gaming

Scientists Found That The Soul Doesn’t Die — It Goes Back To The Universe

Two leading scientists claim that the human brain is actually a ‘biological computer’ and ‘human consciousness’ is a program run by the computer …

The Stages of Change Model of Overcoming Addiction

The “stages of change” or “transtheoretical” model is a way of describing the process by which people overcome addiction. The stages of change can be …

Feeling Lazy Today? This Is How You Break the Laziness Loop

Beating yourself up for being "lazy" is self-defeating.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night, before I went to bed, I mapped out what I was going to do today. After my morning routine, I planned to crank out this article before 11 a.m., answer emails, grab lunch …

Transform your life by transforming your habits

Where you are in your life is a result of your habits. Will Durant (not Aristotle) said it best:<p>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is …