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Canada introduces long-awaited legislation to fully legalise marijuana

The Canadian government has introduced highly anticipated legislation aimed at regulating recreational marijuana use by July 2018, paving the way for the country to become the first in the G7 to fully legalise the drug.<p>On Thursday, the Liberal government tabled two bills designed to end more than …

Cannabis

Life hacks from Mark Zuckerberg and 9 other #winning entrepreneurs

Taking chances, following your passion and staying on course are just a few common mantras of the world's most successful young entrepreneurs.<p>While …

Mark Zuckerberg

Competition from black market means legal marijuana won’t likely be tax cash cow: PBO

OTTAWA – Legal marijuana must be delicately taxed and competitively priced or consumers will retreat to the black market, negating a core rationale …

The language secrets you don't know you know

<b>There are some English language rules that have been drummed into all of us from primary school days. You know how it goes:</b><p>‘I’ before ‘E’ except …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. An ad for Captain Morgan rum has been banned for implying alcohol gives you confidence.</b> The Advertising Standards Authority ruled the TV spot was "irresponsible."<p><b>2. Snapchat deleted its Facebook page after forgetting it had one.</b> The page had 6.5 million likes, but Snapchat last published to it …

Why Hanoi is the Paris of Vietnam

Stylish travelers are flocking to the country's capital to find chic, under-the-radar brands.<p>For centuries, the word for "fashion designer" in Vietnam meant nothing more than "dressmaker" or "seamstress." But a new guard of sophisticated and upscale designers is reinventing the term, putting a …

23andMe Data Is Helping Find The Genes Responsible For Depression

Proving a genetic basis for depression also helps relieve the stigma associated with the disease.<p>Depression is often genetic, scientists have known, but now they also know exactly where in the genetics spiral it lurks.<p>The findings, published a few weeks ago, come from data provided by 23andMe, the …

This is how your brain deals with language while on LSD

Researchers in the United Kingdom now have a better understanding of how the psychedelic drug LSD, also known as acid, affects how the brain …

Consciousness

Under pressure, Silicon Valley workers turn to LSD microdosing

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

Psychedelic Drugs