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Analysis shows widespread local support for marijuana ballot measure

A new analysis shows November’s statewide ballot measure legalizing recreational marijuana got strong support across the county that wasn’t reliant …

Cannabis

Marijuana Companies Trading Stoner Slang For Mainstream Branding

Have trouble asking for an ounce of Purple Kush or Atomic Haze without feeling like the kind of stoner who would brag to his baked buddies about …

One of the big questions in marijuana research has been answered

0.32 grams.<p>That's how much marijuana is in the typical American joint, according to a rigorous statistical analysis recently published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence by drug policy researchers Greg Ridgeway of the University of Pennsylvania and Beau Kilmer of the Rand Corp.<p>The amount of …

Marijuana’s potential health benefits are being obscured by the US government’s ineptitude

On April 17, Pennsylvania became the latest state to pass medical marijuana legislation, which will take effect this month. And recently Ohio’s House of Representatives has passed a plan to permit medical marijuana in the state.<p>Research suggests that marijuana—or more specifially compounds in …

Is this UFO footage proof of alien life?

SPACE enthusiasts are claiming to have unequivocal proof of alien life following footage of a strange orb hovering in the sky before bursting into …

The Rock Pledges to Honor Robin Williams in the Jumanji Reboot

Following a Tuesday meeting regarding the <i>Jumanji</i> reboot, Dwayne Johnson, a.k.a. The Rock, took to Instagram to promise fans that his retelling of the …

Check out the crazy new ways people are consuming marijuana

Smoking pot will soon be as retro as smoking a cigar or enjoying a fine wine.<p>As the legal market for marijuana expands, product offerings have …

'UFO attacks ISIS' in bizarre footage showing mid-air explosion and mystery aircraft in the sky

Aviation and security authorities have been left baffled after mysterious images emerged which appear to show a UFO attacking an ISIS stronghold in …

Paranormal

If You're Going to Watch This Trailer for The Woods, Keep the Lights On

<i>The Woods</i> is a new, found-footage horror film with a stellar pedigree. It’s from the team behind <i>You’re Next,</i> one of the best horror movies to come …

Horror

Up in Smoke: Does Medical Marijuana Work?

Having worked as a data analyst, Darren Forsythe is a self-professed “data guy.” He has also suffered for years from debilitating pain and muscle …

Say hello to MK 2, our solar system's newest moon - ExtremeTech

Say hello to MK 2, our solar system’s newest moon<p>By on April 28, 2016 at 9:13 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. …

10 Silly Fun Science Experiments You Can Easily Do at Home

Other than youth and recess and summer vacation and nap time and candy and junk food and energy and fast metabolism and hope and excitement and …

We Asked the Hosts of Finding Bigfoot Why It's Taking So Damn Long

<i>Finding Bigfoot</i> is one of Animal Planet’s most popular shows. It’s been on the air for five years and has clocked nearly 100 episodes, none of …

Habitats

How the remains of a 'monster' were found in Loch Ness – video

The remains of a monster have been found in Loch Ness – but it is a model of the elusive beast, not the real thing. The 10 metre (30ft) model, from the 1970 film The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, was discovered 180 metres down on the lochbed by Munin, an underwater robot previously used to …

Paranormal

Here's an inside look at the mission to detect alien life on this mysterious water world

Europa, which is only a quarter the size of Earth, contains more ice and water than our entire planet.<p>Previous missions to this moon suggested that it might harbor deep, vast liquid oceans beneath it's icy surface — oceans that might just be habitable to life.<p>Which is why KCET's Cara Santa Maria …

Golden State Warriors storm to 73rd win to eclipse Jordan's Bulls in record book

Witha resounding win over the Memphis Grizzlies, the Golden State Warriors secured their place as one of the greatest basketball teams of all time with their 73rd win of the regular season, eclipsing the previous mark of 72 held by the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls.<p>Stephen Curry poured in 46 points to lift …

Basketball

Tourist dumbfounded after spotting UFO flying past Empire State Building in holiday snaps

GETTY/ UFOSIGHTINGSDAILY.COMThe UFO was seen hovering next to the Empire State Building<p>The images have divided the internet with one enthusiast …

The Roswell crash: Air Force balloon or extraterrestrial spacecraft?

If you’re talking about conspiracy theories, sooner or later you’re going to talk about extraterrestrial activity, be it ancient aliens, UFO …

Americans are buying more legal pot than Oreos, Girl Scout cookies, and Pringles combined

One of the benefits of marijuana legalization is the rise of a new, multibillion-dollar industry that provides legal jobs to thousands of taxpaying workers. This is one of the main reasons advocates have used to get legalization enacted in Colorado, Washington state, Oregon, and Alaska.<p>But how big …

6 ways to stop Facebook app from draining your iPhone battery

Every day I hear at least one complaint about the Facebook app wreaking havoc on iPhone battery life. Unfortunately, this isn’t breaking news — it seems to re-surface, with a new level of severity, every couple of months. Not only does Facebook use tons of battery when left unchecked, it can also …

8 truly horrifying ways the Earth could die

When astronaut Jim Lovell saw Earth outside his window during Apollo 8, the moment forever changed him.<p>"People often say, 'I hope to go to heaven when I die,'" Lovell previously told Business Insider. "In reality, if you think about it, you go to heaven when you're born."<p>Lovell was referring to the …

Vets get free marijuana in Colorado Springs to fight pain & PTSD

A cannabis club in Colorado Springs is handing out free marijuana to military veterans, hoping to give them relief from issues like post-traumatic …

15 Actors Who Became Great Directors

by Ben Browne<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Despite being in the same ballpark, being a talented performer in front of the camera does not necessarily equate to being a …

Charlie Chaplin

How to Turn Off Lock Sounds and Keyboard Clicks on Your iPhone

A hilarious function of modern devices is the extra sounds we have to mimic the sounds older technology used to make. Two such sounds are the Keyboard Clicks and Lock Sounds of the iPhone. When the function is turned on, you’ll hear a shutting sound when pressing your sleep/wake button that lets …

Medical marijuana plan may emerge from legislative task force

A bill that would legalize medical marijuana in Ohio might be introduced in the House as early as this summer, state representatives say.<p>A bill that …

Crowdfunding project of the week: HUB by Ekko makes wireless sound simple

Another week, another crowdfunding project. In this article series we aim to curate a selection of the best crowdfunding projects hosted in sites like Kickstarter or Indiegogo. We all know there is plenty to be excited for in these sites, but it’s also a fact not everything really makes sense. This …

Will we ever find aliens?

When and where are we most likely to find extraterrestrial life?<p>Curiosity. It’s why we smear bee vomit on our bread and stir tea with a cow’s breast …