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24 Things You Need to Do to Heal Your Life From Anxiety

1. The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection. The same is true for anxiety. Anxiety is being disconnected from the present moment, other people, or yourself. Usually all three. You must reconnect with your life.<p>2. You must give yourself permission to want what you really want. There …

Physicists Have Created a 'Black Hole' in The Lab That Could Finally Prove Hawking Radiation Exists

Will Stephen Hawking get his Nobel prize?<p>Some 42 years ago, renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking proposed that not everything that comes in …

Physics

Presidents and politicians talk about smoking pot

<b>(CNN) —</b> From Barack Obama to John F. Kennedy, there is a rich history of marijuana use -- or rumors of it -- among American presidents and politicians.<p>Though pot as a drug has gotten stronger over the years, its effect on voters seems to have diminished. Obama has spoken without reservation about …

Robot revolution: rise of 'thinking' machines could exacerbate inequality

Global economy will be transformed over next 20 years at risk of growing inequality, say analysts<p>A “robot revolution” will transform the global economy over the next 20 years, cutting the costs of doing business but exacerbating social inequality, as machines take over everything from caring for …

Globalization

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

Solar Impulse breaks record for non-stop solo flight

Solar powered plane flies for more than 100 hours across the Pacific on its way from Japan to Hawaii during its global journey<p>A team attempting to fly a solar powered plane around the world has has broken a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight, the pilots said on Thursday.<p>Solar …

A Glimpse At BMW's Hydrogen Future

BMW’s hydrogen strategy is starting to take shape. The company has been working on hydrogen-powered cars since 1984, but for a long time the focus remained on the internal-combustion engine. The efforts, first shown in a 7-series in the mid-1980s, culminated in 2006 in the V-12–powered Hydrogen 7. …

The sequel to one of 2014's best Android smartphones will be unveiled in VR

The OnePlus One is one the best contract-free Android smartphones that you can buy for $250. It's also one that not many people have heard of.<p>Next …

Moto 360 just $150 through Woot, metal band for $180

With the 2nd gen Moto 360 likely not too far off, we’ve seen Motorola put up its original Android Wear watch for sale more than once at the price of $150. Each time, however, the sale price has only been temporary. If you missed any of the previous sales, Woot is now offering up the watch for the …

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Today in Pictures: Tulips Bloom, Bahrain Protest, Penn Relays<p>NYC. Space shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier …

An Ex-Boeing Repairman Shares the Causes Behind All of Those Airplane Noises

The airplane question to end all airplane questions was risen earlier this month on Quora. It reads: "What is a legitimate cause for worry when …

How Did a Man Survive 11 Freezing Hours in a Plane's Wheel Well Without Oxygen?

A stowaway who was found Friday in the wheel well of a British Airways flight that had just arrived at London Heathrow from Johannesburg remains …

Airplanes

Starstruck And Stuck In New Mexico, The Land Of Enchantment

I gripped the corners of the seat’s arms, digging my fingernails into the plastic. My forehead was glazed with sweat and I wondered at exactly which point the cocaine would dissolve itself from my system. The drug was new to me and I could already tell that I hated it. Had I known that it would …

Fire on the Mountain - 2003 Remastered Version - Grateful Dead

Honda Axing Several Hybrids in Favor of New Standalone Plug-In Hybrid

Honda announced today that it is discontinuing the Civic Natural Gas and Civic hybrid models, with no replacements planned. This innocuous little news bite, however, previews a much larger strategy shift at Honda surrounding electrified vehicles. The company intends to offer fewer mainstream …

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3-pointer: What we learned from Warriors-Pelicans Game 2

Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green out dueled Anthony Davis, Eric Gordon, and Tyreke Evans in Game 2.<p>The Golden State Warriors dominated …

The US Drug War Has Changed Radically In Just A Few Years

But now change is in the air and those who would like to see reform have a chance to make a real difference. By looking at where we've come from, we can see where we need to go.<p>Until 2011 or 2012, the war on drugs, while much bemoaned, was simply a fact of life, with pretty much everyone agreeing …

Drug Addiction

How Prohibition Put the Cocaine in Coca-Cola - Sociological Images

You may be familiar with the fact that the coca in Coca-Cola was originally cocaine. But did you know that the reason we infused such a beverage with …

White House Targets Caribbean Drug Trafficking With New Plan

The U.S. government introduced a new plan on Friday to fight drug trafficking in the Caribbean amid concerns about the growing volume of cocaine …

Why Your Happiness Has Little to Do With Positive Thinking

I used to believe that positive thinking is the key to a happy life. We've all heard it before -- try to look at the glass half full and you'll be happier that way. And who knows, maybe you can even "think (positively) and grow rich" or "attract what you want with (positive) thought wave," as …

How to Film an Ass Eating Scene, According to Allison Williams - PAPER

Allison Williams' "Marnie" might just be the most easily hated character on <i>Girls</i> -- or at least the most cringe-worthy. She even managed to make her much-hyped ass-eating scene in the <i>Girls</i> season 4 premiere a bit of a snooze fest instead of the steamy singer-songwriter affair that it should have …

The 7 Fruits You Should Eat More of This Month

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: In the dead of winter, when your market bags are laden with dark leafy greens and root vegetables, don't forget about fruit. Just tell yourself you're preventing scurvy and load</i> …