Magazine As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease. There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course.
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. On Thursday evening, I was having dinner in a San Francisco restaurant when I espied someone I knew across
Apple has issued a statement on its website confirming that rumors about a so-called “tattoogate” are accurate. Reports that the Apple Watch ran into problems when being worn by a person with dark tattoos
Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home A strange mathematical pattern spotted in blasts of radio waves coming from deep space could be evidence of alien civilizations. Or it might be nothing. Unfortunately
French prosecutor says pilot was intentionally locked outside cockpit minutes before the A320 crashed in French Alps with 150 people aboard PARIS—Andreas Lubitz was alone in the cockpit, breathing in as
Before Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars occupied the inner solar system, there may have been a previous generation of planets that were bigger and more numerous – but were ultimately doomed by Jupiter, to
All week, it’s been reported that Apple is using a “new gold” in the gold Apple Watch Edition. According to Bloomberg, Slate, Gizmodo and many others, Apple has patented a new process to create a “metal
If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish. If you visit someone with a newborn baby,
International study of 15,000 penises is being used to reassure men concerned they are not within the ‘normal range’ The enduring question now has a scientific answer: 13.12 centimetres (5.16 inches) length
As the release of the Apple Watch draws near, speculation about its pricing has grown louder. We already know the watches will start at $349. But Apple will offer a myriad of bands, sizes, and features,
We can fight off the sandman for a while, but after a certain point, sleeplessness leads to temporary madness and – just maybe – death, discovers Adam Hadhazy. People start to hallucinate and go a bit
Marijuana is roughly 114 times less deadly than alcohol, according to recent findings published in the journal Scientific Reports. Of the seven drugs included in the study, alcohol was the deadliest at
Why do we critique Apple for building a product with longevity? iPad sales are down, technically. Apple still sold 20 million of them last quarter, but Wall Street says a company like Apple is never supposed
Statement from retired leader declares: ‘I don’t trust the US’ but endorses ‘any peaceful or negotiated solution’ between Washington and Havana Fidel Castro appears to be lending his support to Cuba’s
Just how jolly was Apple's holiday quarter? If the latest Wall Street estimates are accurate, the answer is "very." When it comes to the consumer electronics giant's financials, all eyes will be on the
Five years ago today, Steve Jobs introduced the iPad. A giant screen with one button, the iPad represented possibly the purest distillation of Jobs’ tech dreams. Yet at the time it was met with derision.