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Scientists Developed a Way to Make DMT Trips Last Longer Than Ever

The new model still needs to be tested, but it could be a game-changer for one of the more intensely hallucinogenic psychedelics there is.<p><i>This piece was published in partnership with the Influence.</i><p>Known in drug lore as "the businessman's trip" for its lunch-break-size 15-minute duration, DMT …

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MORGAN STANLEY: These 7 stocks are going up soon

In a new research note, Morgan Stanley experts have listed seven stocks that are going to do better than expected in the next 15-60 days — driven up by 2Q earnings, accelerated growth, or increased efficiency.<p>Read on to find out which stocks Morgan Stanley thinks are going up in value soon, and the …

A former Apple employee has created this beautiful line of marijuana edibles

"User-friendly" is not a word we hear often when describing marijuana edibles.<p>Whether you're biting into a pot brownie cooked up in a college dorm or nibbling on a fruit chew purchased from your local dispensary, you never <i>really</i> know how much marijuana you're ingesting. It can take hours to get …

Cannabis

The 20 best apps for making videos

Whether you’re a vlogger or a budding Spielberg, it’s never been easier to shoot your own short film. Here, from effects to filters, are the only apps you’ll need<p><b>S</b>hooting and sharing videos has never been so easy, with a wide selection of mobile apps available to capture, edit and distribute your …

20 tourist scams to watch out for when traveling abroad this summer

When traveling abroad, it's not uncommon to get caught in a scammer's game — even if you consider yourself to be a relatively savvy traveler. However, knowing the usual traps scammers set for tourists at your destination can help you prepare and be on guard. Before embarking on your summer vacation …

Science says works of fiction follow one of six plot types

You'll never be able to read every story out there, but there's a good chance you've already read every story type.<p>Researchers at the Computational Story Lab at Burlington's University of Vermont data-mined through 1,700 popular fiction stories and determined that they all follow one of six …

Revenue Canada probe of pharmacies finds $58M in hidden income

A federal probe of Canadian retail pharmacists who received gift cards, travel vouchers, pre-paid credit cards and other "incentives" from generic …

This Successful Hair Salon Owner Knows Something Most Entrepreneurs Have Backwards

What if you looked at your employees like a Hair Salon owner does? How would you treat your employees differently?<p>James and Astrid Rawlinson are the owners of Salon 21 in Orem, Utah. Last week, I happened to be in Utah and needed a haircut. I was lucky enough to have James cut my hair.<p>When I found …

Japan: 13 Things You Need to Know Before You Go

The land of the rising sun has seen a dramatic increase in tourism over the past year with Americans flocking to its islands in record numbers. While Europe, the Middle East and South America have seen tourism plummet due to safety and Zika fears, in February, March and April alone, almost 200,000 …

Japan

Ten things smart business people do

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Smart business people:<p><b>1.</b> Understand that the way to serve …

Inside Manhattan's new IKEA for luxury appliances, where you can test music-playing tubs and $19,000 faucets

If you're going to purchase a $19,500 3D-printed faucet, you'll likely want to try it out before you buy.<p>You can do that at Pirch, a retail chain that sells luxury home and bath appliances in massive showrooms.<p>Like Ikea, the products at Pirch are organized into small, life-like displays, called …

Kitchens

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Editor's Blog Photo credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/ShutterstockScience often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to …

MOOCs

Acer's new 4K monitor has almost no bezels

Unless you're a diving watch aficionado, you probably hate the word "bezel." And by extension, you probably love the idea of this 4K monitor from Acer, which looks like it might be the best implementation yet of the company's "ZeroFrame" branding. Designed for video and graphics professionals, the …

Acer

13 Ways You're Doing Your Makeup Wrong

Don't worry, it's not too late to right your makeup wrongs.<p>With so many techniques out there to choose from when it comes to applying your makeup, it's hard to know if you're making any mistakes. That's where Australian beauty blogger and professional makeup artist Stephanie Lange comes in. She …

Talking to David Chang about Ando, his new delivery-only Momofuku startup

Launches today in New York City<p>Today, David Chang, owner of the Momofuku Group and patron saint of monosodium glutamate, is launching a new, delivery-only restaurant called Ando. The app is now available in iOS. But before you fire up your smartphone with visions of Milk Bar cookies, fried chicken, …

Researchers Isolated the Single Thing Rich Parents Do to Give Their Kids a Massive Edge

If you want to raise happy and successful kids, follow the money--and work backward.<p>For many parents, there comes a point when your kids' success becomes more important than your own.<p>I've been a parent for less than a year, but I can see it already. In fact, that realization led me to assemble a …

Papa John's CEO: In Business, Failure Is an Option

<i>During Small Business Week in May, FOXBusiness.com is running a special Growing Your Business series. Here is expert advice and insight for entrepreneurs from John Schnatter, founder and CEO of Papa John’s.</i><p>“Contrary to what some people might tell you, failure is an option--and not always a terrible …

31 Places Around The World You Should Eat At Before You Die

Eat your way around the world.<p><i>We asked people who work and travel around the world to tell us about their favorite restaurants on the planet. From holes in the wall to Michelin-starred feasts, these are some of the places they recommended, presented in no particular order.</i><p>Najd Village, Riyadh, …

Crazy Tokyo: 5 of The Best Theme Restaurants In Tokyo!

Some of my favourite ever memories are of living in Tokyo. If a city were to be a map of my mind it would probably reflect Tokyo with burrows, people …

Sci-Hub is providing science publishers with their Napster moment

A report from Science shows that academic paper piracy site Sci-Hub is not a niche product catering to cheapskates and isolated mad scientists: It’s as popular as it is illegal, and its millions of users span the globe, from Tehran to Boston.<p>For those not aware, Sci-Hub is, in the X for Y startup …

This simple formula can tell if you’re getting ripped off by an airline

Travelers no longer have to guess whether they got a decent deal on airfare or not.<p>There’s now a straightforward formula that can reveal whether …

Air Travel

Can You Solve This Fiendish Jelly Bean Brain Teaser That's Baffling The Internet?

The Brain Photo credit: Tim Urban/Wait But WhyTim Urban from Wait But Why has given new life to a famous brain teaser known as the “Monty Hall …

Internet

These guys created an app that stops college students from using their phones — and it's so successful they dropped out of college

Richardson, a computer science major, noticed something that was bugging him.<p>While in class, everyone was looking at their phones, texting, and doing whatever, with "no one paying attention to the teachers" as Gardner recalls.<p>The more they talked about it, the more annoyed they were. If technology …

College & University

ClassDojo raises $21 million for app to make parent-teacher meetings obsolete

ClassDojo has raised $21 million in a Series B round of venture funding for tech that connects educators to students’ parents, and helps them communicate consistently about student’s activities, social and behavioral development at school.<p>Communicating throughout the year, and even throughout the …

LSD makes the brain more ‘complete’, scientists say as they claim to have unlocked secrets of hallucinogenic drugs

LSD makes the brain more “complete”, scientists have claimed in a pioneering and controversial new study.<p>The drug breaks down the parts of the brain …

Consciousness

Finally, a camera that can live stream virtual reality

The medium of virtual reality is just beginning to blossom and developers are experimenting with how to take advantage of the technology. There have …

Sonia Deasy’s Pure Hyaluronic Serum Is Really Good Stuff

Meet <b>Sonia Deasy</b>, founder of <b>Pestle & Mortar</b>. Deasy, a young mother of five, implored her sister, who holds a degree in biochemistry and a master’s in science, to help her create a hassle-free solution for getting ready quickly but still looking good. The result? <b>Pure Hyaluronic Serum</b>, which delivers, …

The Fluance Fi70 speaker is worth the money, but maybe not the space

I own a lot of Bluetooth speakers. And I’ve played with even more. From powerful models from Bose and Libratone down to your basic Jawbone and the Amazon Echo. While each has its own specific strengths and weaknesses, they all have one thing in common: they’re pretty small and relatively …

Wanted: Web developers and coders for Canada’s tech ‘gold rush’

Three years ago, Erik Dohnberg was working at the Genius Bar at an Apple store in London, Ont.<p>He'd been there for 10 months after graduating with an information and media studies degree from Western University when he decided he wanted more.<p>With the intention of starting up his own business, …