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A brief history of psychedelic psychiatry | Mo Costandi

In the 1950s a group of pioneering psychiatrists showed that hallucinogenic drugs had therapeutic potential, but the research was halted as part of the backlash against the hippy counterculture.<p>On 5th May, 1953, the novelist Aldous Huxley dissolved four-tenths of a gram of mescaline in a glass of …

21 Genius Gadgets On Kickstarter Right Now

Check out the campaigns that will change your life tomorrow, today.

20 of the Best New iOS Apps From July 2014

From encrypted messaging, to tools that tell you what to pack for holiday, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in July.<p>Here, we filter through the cacophonous crackle to present you with our selection of the best App Store newcomers from the past month.<p>MyRoll<p>Strictly speaking, MyRoll isn’t …

16-foot Waves Measured in Arctic Ocean Where There Was Once Only Ice

Reduced sea ice allowed the buildup of huge waves in the Beaufort Sea.<p>Sixteen-foot waves are buffeting an area of the Arctic Ocean that until recently was permanently covered in sea ice—another sign of a warming climate, scientists say.<p>Because wave action breaks up sea ice, allowing more sunlight …

You Can Now Legally Unlock Your Cellphone, Here's What It Means for You

Today, the President fulfilled his promise to sign the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act. This means it's once again legal to …

Seven Important Lessons from World Religions Everyone Should Know

It doesn't matter if you're an atheist, devout follower of your faith, an agnostic, or anywhere in between—there's wisdom to be learned from the …

Secret founder doesn't care if teenagers kill themselves, as long as they don't cause a PR headache

Yesterday, Sarah Lacy wrote a blistering critique of anonymous gossip app, Secret, adding to a growing chorus of criticism of the service and its …

10 Scientific Images That Changed How We Looked at the World

The most important images in history<p>Whether it was a drawing or photograph, these images changed the course of human understanding, and science itself, forever.

Gaza conflict: Israel calls up 16,000 more reservists as US supplies army with ammunition

Israeli call-up comes in face of intense international pressure to curtail operations in Gaza, where more than 100 Palestinians died on Wednesday – but US agrees to provide Israel with new ammunition supplies<p>Israel mobilised 16,000 additional reservists on Thursday to bolster its forces waging …

Argentina In Default: Everyone Lost, From Cristina Kirchner And Paul Singer's Elliott To Judge Griesa

Things couldn’t have come out worse. Everyone lost: Argentina defaulted on its sovereign debt for the second time in nearly 13 years, the holdout bond holders were left empty handed, and Federal Judge Thomas Griesa’s strategy to force Argentine to negotiate a settlement with the so-called venture …

Ebola outbreak: fight against disease hampered by belief in witchcraft, warns British doctor

British doctor at Ebola clinic in Sierra Leone says many locals believe outbreak is 'witchcraft not disease'<p><b>Ebola virus outbreak: live</b><p>A British doctor fighting the devastating Ebola outbreak in west Africa has told how belief in witchcraft is hampering the fight to stop the spread of the deadly …

A New App Called Moment Shows You How Addicted You Are To Your iPhone

Some of us jokingly say that we’re addicted to our iPhones. A newly released app called Moment will show us just how true that statement may be. Designed to promote a healthier balance between our real lives and those lived through the small screens of our digital devices, Moment tracks how much …

The Science Of Bisexuality

It's complicated.<p>Bisexual folks have an image problem in America. Could science help?<p>A new feature, published in the <i>New York Times Magazine</i>, follows the efforts of the American Institute of Bisexuality to fund scientific studies on bisexuals. The institute works to combat damaging beliefs about …

The Honey Moon and More at Red Rock Canyon State Park

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The Best Burgers In Los Angeles

<i>One of the best things about living in L.A. is that we've got some of the best chefs out there grilling up some badass burgers. There's nothing more</i> …