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How coyotes conquered the continent

Coyotes now live across North America, from Alaska to Panama, California to Maine. But where they came from, and when, has been debated for decades. …

I Was Living In Poverty When One Small Decision Started Making Me $5,000 a Week

With business slowing to a crawl and his rent due, this entrepreneur found prosperity by leaning into his fear.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, I was in a dilemma. I’d found success as a writer and as a coach, but my business had slowed to a torpor. I didn’t …

Motivation

A massive, freak lightning strike killed 16 people and injured 140 others at a church in Rwanda

A Rwandan provincial governor says at least 16 people were killed and 140 others injured when lightning struck a Seventh Day Adventist church in the country's south.<p>Rose Mureshyankwano said 140 churchgoers were injured and rushed to a nearby hospital, where two are in serious …

Weather

Medical marijuana icons: pills, Rx bottles and other medicinal..

Vector - Medical marijuana icons: pills, Rx bottles and other medicinal cannabis symbols. Vector illustration.<p>Medical marijuana icons: pills, Rx …

The Whitewashing of King’s Assassination

The death of Martin Luther King Jr. wasn’t a galvanizing event, but the premature end of a movement that had only just begun.<p>Editor’s Note: Read <i>The Atlantic</i>’s special coverage of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.<p>Image Above: Three days after King is murdered in Memphis, soldiers patrol riot-torn …

Never-Before-Seen Mineral Found Inside a Diamond

Calcium silicate perovskite (CaSiO3) is thought to be the fourth most abundant mineral on the planet, but until recently, it had never been observed …

University of British Columbia

Cannabis Product May Reduce Epilepsy Seizure Rate

Researchers sift through dozens of studies and conclude that cannabidiol can reduce seizures in half of epilepsy patients, and improve their quality …

10 Glorious Cannabinoids In Marijuana And What They Can Do For You

There was once a time when the biggest problem a cannabis enthusiast experienced is where to score a sack of marijuana.The post 10 Glorious …

Four reasons why the opioid epidemic is getting worse, not better

Despite efforts to address the crisis, opioid overdoses in the U.S. continue to increase at a disturbing rate.<p>A new report compiled by the Centers …

America Is Giving Away the $30 Billion Medical Marijuana Industry

Lyle Craker is an unlikely advocate for any political cause, let alone one as touchy as marijuana law, and that’s precisely why Rick Doblin sought …

At This Crypto Event, the Attendees Really Were High

On Thursday afternoon, an employee of fintech company Cindicator stopped by a conference called Crypto Sanctum held at Beneville Studios in New …

Virtual Currency Offerings May Hit a New Peak with Telegram Coin Sale

SAN FRANCISCO — It took Facebook seven years to raise $1 billion from investors. Uber did it in five.<p>The messaging company Telegram has been around since 2013, but never tried to raise significant money until late last year. Now, thanks to an initial coin offering, or I.C.O., Telegram is on track …

21 people and movies that completely don't deserve their Oscar wins — sorry

The mission statement of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is to "recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures."<p>In giving out the Oscars every year, they often fail.<p>This year's …

Al Pacino

Legal Marijuana Market Focus on US and Canada: Trends, Outlook and Analysis Forecasts to 2021

PUNE, India, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cannabis, also known as marijuana, is a family of plants called Cannabaceae. There are more than …

The scientific, efficient way to learn languages: "spaced repetition"

• Use software to store and keep track of your cards<br>• Review your cards once every day<br>• Make your own cards, and make them your own<br>• Add context to your cards

Language

Ethereum will soon test sharding to fix scaling issues, Vitalik Buterin hints

Vitalik Buterin has made it clear that designing more efficient scaling solutions is one of the biggest challenges for the Ethereum blockchain – and it seems the company is gearing up take on this hurdle head-on. Buterin has indicated the company will soon begin testing its new scaling tech better …

Congress Can't Vote on Cannabis Anymore Because of This Man

Have you ever wondered why the government seems to be moving at a snail’s pace when it comes to marijuana legislation? You may not have heard of Pete …

What’s Brave, YouTubers’ new favorite browser?

Cryptocurrency hits YouTube<p>It’s a scary time for YouTubers: YouTube’s community guidelines are changing seemingly on the fly, demonetization is affecting a large number of creators and the future of the platform that many people call home is uncertain. Creators don’t want to leave YouTube, but they …

Bitcoin's Rise Solidifies the Intersection of Cannabis and Cryptocurrency

VENDOR PRESENTATIONS<p>General Session at 16th Cloud Expo | Laura Heritage, Director of API Strategy at Akana<p>General Session at 16th Cloud Expo | David …

3 Ways Cryptocurrencies Are Changing the Marijuana Industry

Virtual currencies and cannabis may soon be tied at the hip.<p>Last year very likely represented the greatest 12 months on record for any asset class in …

Icos

An Archaeologist Says He's Figured Out The Secret of The Pyramids' Peculiar Alignment

How was this possible 4,500 years ago?<p>For centuries, the pyramids of Giza have puzzled researchers - not just their mysterious voids and hidden …

Intel Targeted By 32 Lawuits For Meltdown And Spectre Vulnerabilities, Alleged Insider Trading

Intel has come under fire from 30 consumer class action lawsuits and two securities class action lawsuits as a result of the vulnerabilities.

Insider Trading

A hedge fund that focuses solely on marijuana is crushing it

When Sean Stiefel told his dad two years ago he was going to invest in an Uruguayan cannabis company after getting pitched on the deal by a broker, the reaction was laughter.<p>But that bet paid off in a big way. Stiefel, along with his partner John Kaden, invested in International Cannabis Corp — a …

Venture Capital

Smoke weed? Get paid

A new study wants to blaze a trail in marijuana research, and it’s calling on smokers for help.<p>Eligible marijuana users are invited to participate in a paid, anonymous series of surveys over the course of one year as part of a groundbreaking study in medical marijuana, led by one of the medical …

These Cannabis Farmers Carry Out an Ancient Tradition High in the Himalayas

Approximately 8,900 feet above sea level, perched high in the Himalayas among jagged snow-capped peaks, is a small Indian village overlooking a …

Cannabis

FACT CHECK: Did the Drug Enforcement Administration Legalize Synthetic Marijuana While Keeping 'the Real Thing' Illegal?

CLAIM<p>The DEA recently classified synthetic marijuana as a legally-obtainable Schedule II drug while continuing to list plant-based marijuana as a …

France to ease cannabis laws

News<p>France to ease cannabis laws<p>Thursday, January 25, 2018<p>PARIS, France (AFP) — The French government announced a new approach to cannabis users on …

Seniors trying cannabis say Jeff Sessions is behind the times (Commentary)

Sitting in the living room of her beautiful 1930s Northeast Portland home, Judy Fisher puffs on a vape pen of cannabidiol oil. As she exhales, a hint …

This Family Of Doctors Wants To Change The Way You Think About Weed

Dr. Janice Knox was several years into retirement in Oregon when she was asked to fill in at a “card mill” ― a facility where patients can be diagnosed with conditions that qualify them for a medical card to buy cannabis.<p>This was a few years ago, and public sentiment about medical marijuana wasn’t …

Cannabis

Colorado Considers Freeing Those Convicted on Marijuana Charges

Colorado is a magical place if you have a proclivity for smoking weed. In 2012, the state voted to legalize recreational marijuana use, and last …