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Cannabis Investing: 2 of the Easiest Stocks to Buy to Play the Legal Weed Boom

Despite Attorney General Jeff Sessions' best efforts, the legal cannabis industry has been set ablaze in recent years. And the continued growth in …

Cannabis

Quebec passes law banning facial coverings in public

The Canadian province is barring public workers from wearing the niqab or burqa and obliging citizens to unveil while using public transit or government services<p>The Canadian province of Quebec has passed a sweeping ban on face coverings – barring public workers from wearing the niqab or burqa and …

Canada

Supercomputing is allowing us to map brain function at the deepest levels

A Daunting Task<p>Humanity has so much to gain from a map of the human brain’s neural connections, but while producing that map sounds simple enough in …

Machine Learning

25 Alan Watts Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Alan Watts was a British philosopher who spoke about Asian philosophies for a Western audience. He wrote over 25 books and was an excellent orator on …

Internet Privacy: New Browser Plugins Hide User Activity From ISPs By Creating Digital Noise

A decision earlier this year by the U.S. Congress to overturn rules adopted by the Federal Communications Commission that would have prevented …

The Downsides of Being Very Emotionally Intelligent

Gemma is extremely caring and sensitive. She pays a great deal of attention to others’ emotions and is kind and considerate. Gemma is also quite optimistic. She is usually upbeat and remains positive even in the face of bad news. Her colleagues love working with her because they see her as a beacon …

Emotional Intelligence

Watch the Pentagon’s new hive-mind-controlled drone swarm in action

In what will probably be considered a step forward for autonomous military technology, the Pentagon said in a statement Monday that it had successfully demonstrated “one of the world’s largest micro-drone swarms” over China Lake, Calif., in October.<p>The exercise, put on by Naval Air Systems Command …

Military

Top 10 torrent sites for 2017: Pirate Bay, Extratorrent, Torrentz2 and others

Despite stringent actions taken against several torrent websites, many have made it to the top 10 torrent sites for 2017.<p>Following the …

America dropped 26,171 bombs in 2016. What a bloody end to Obama's reign

According to new figures, the US dropped nearly three bombs every hour, 24 hours a day. Dare we think how Donald Trump will continue this legacy?<p>Most Americans would probably be astounded to realize that the president who has been painted by Washington pundits as a reluctant warrior has actually …

Middle East

Hardware Guides PC

The best AMD gaming motherboard will be useful all the way until 2020, when AMD will finally move away from the AM4 platform. This gives these...<p>If …

Opinion: One year after the Cologne assaults - Stop apologizing for political Islam

That authorities will deploy 1,500 police officers in Cologne on New Year's Eve is proof that the German way of life has been compromised. Political …

Religion

New Wave Sci-Fi: 75 Best Novels of 1964–1983

<b>J.G. Ballard‘s The Burning World (1964).</b> A difficult book to read, in many respects — with the saving grace that it is <i>not</i> a Golden Age sci-fi “cozy …

Video: A Simple Visual Explanation of Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO

If you need a simple, straight-forward explanation of how the digital camera captures photos, look no further. This creative little animation by …

Photographer David Hamilton Dies By Suicide After Several Women Say He Raped Them as Teenagers 

A British photographer who is being delicately labeled as “controversial” in news reports has died at his home in Paris, days after several women who …

Ten Tips to Improve Your Landscape Photography

<b>Always think of the wind, even when it doesn’t seem like a windy day.</b> Anything affected by even the slightest amount of wind will look blurry. Unless …

SpaceX Wants to Surround Earth With an Internet Service That's 200 Times Faster

We need this!<p>SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by the Mars-hungry tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, just made a big move to enshroud the planet in …

Telecoms

Recovering From The Effects Of Growing Up In An Alcoholic Home

The effects of growing up in an alcoholic dysfunctional family are detrimental to mental, emotional, spiritual and physical development as a child …

Mental Health

Has Hypnosis Finally Been Vindicated by Neuroscience?

Considering its origin story, it’s not so surprising that hypnosis and serious medical science have often seemed at odds. The man typically credited …

Worried about the NSA under Trump? Here's how to protect yourself

We don’t yet know Trump’s surveillance plans, but follow these guidelines if you think it’s better to be safe than sorry<p>In January 2017, Donald Trump will become President of the United States of America, and the most technologically advanced surveillance infrastructure in the world will start …

Privacy

17 essential tools to protect your online identity privacy

Make no mistake: Professional and state-sponsored cybercriminals are trying to compromise your identity -- either at home, to steal your money; or at …

How Bureaucrats and Spies Turned Canada Into a Surveillance State

CSIS kept its spy program a secret from the courts, but ministers knew.<p>This week, Canadians received a shock to the system when a spate of news items revealed how police and spy agencies flout the law and moral conventions to spy on citizens and journalists, in some cases dating back for many years.<p>…

Surveillance

Cthulhu's evil overlord: the monstrous world of HP Lovecraft

HP Lovecraft wrote some of the most bizarre, imaginative and influential horror stories in the English language. But he was also a dangerous bigot. Is that why Hollywood still fears him?<p>HP Lovecraft’s tentacles are all over the modern horror movie. The cult author's squelchy, slithery yarns …

VPN The Must Have Anonymity Tool

Virtual Private Network, or VPN for short, is a secure network connection through which you can safely connect your device to public networks.<p>It is …

How to remove yourself from the Internet: A 5-step guide to going MIA online

How do I erase myself from the internet? With growing concerns over online privacy and government surveillance, what was once a seemingly unthinkable …

Internet

Amazon’s 13 best daily deals: iPhone 7 cases, Bluetooth speakers, Keurig, PC gaming gear, much more

Today’s post covering the best daily Amazon deals we could find is packed full of great bargains, so we’re going to get right to it. Included among …

Tech Trends

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Dolphins

October Has Been a Great Month for Climate Action

A host of landmark climate deal in the last two weeks are a breath of fresh air during a particularly bad year for climate change.<p>After a summer marked by record temperatures around the globe, the world wrapped up beach season with a particularly distressing bit of climate news last month: …

Climate

Measuring change a year after Trudeau promised something different

The last 12 months have not unfolded exactly as they would have had Stephen Harper been prime minister for another year. And not merely the incidents …

Canada

What Happens When Millennials Grow Up?

We spoke to a bunch of experts about what life might look like for us when we're all middle-aged.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>We share apartments with people we don't know or with our parents, live hand-to-mouth, and subscribe to a culture of anxiety. We struggle with self esteem and …

Mental Health