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An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

Archaeology

Want To Live Beachfront Affordably and Off the Grid? This Prefab Surf Shack Is for You

One of the best parts of a vacation is stumbling upon a secret beach: somewhere where the sand is free from footprints and the sounds of the waves …

5 virtual reality trends to watch out for in 2018

The entire VR industry is projected to be worth $5.2 billion in 2018, and $45 billion by 2025 — up from a measly $90 million in 2014.<p>Surely, this is an exciting industry to pay attention to, but what are the trends to watch out for? Here are my predictions:<p><b>1. Expect to see more 360° VR …

Virtual Reality

Free Marijuana Came With The Swag Bags From Last Week's Oscars

The Oscars ended on a high note last Sunday for 50 lucky stars who got treated to free cannabis swag at the 90th Academy Awards. Celebrities with …

A craft marijuana brand is turning a famous California winery into a Wonka Factory for weed

Marijuana tourism is on the horizon for California's famed wine country.<p>A craft cannabis brand called Flow Kana is building a marijuana processing and manufacturing hub on the site of a former winery in Mendocino County. The company purchased the 80-acre parcel once owned by the founding family of …

The next “it” ingredient in beauty products is marijuana

When CAP Beauty launched a new dietary supplement in August, the retailer didn’t send beauty magazine editors any promotional cupcakes or cookies. Instead, they sent pot brownies.<p>The desserts—non-psychoactive, they didn’t get anyone high—were made with CAP’s The Daily Hit, an oil-based supplement …

Cannabis

Flatpack M.A.Di house pops up in a matter of hours

The M.A.Di home comes in several sizes, including a 27-sq m (290-sq ft) tiny house; 46-sq m (495-sq ft) or 56-sq m (603-sq ft) double home and a …

LED Lighting

Off-grid capable tiny house offers freedom of choice

The Kootenay is available in 20, 24, and 28 ft (6, 7.3, and 8.5 m)-long iterations, but the model pictured measures 28 ft in length. It has a total …

Off-grid

New weed dispensary has a brewery-style tour to show how cannabis is grown

Move over, craft beer.<p>Vineyard and brewery tours are big business for large and small operations, and now that cannabis is become more accepted …

10 Ways to Motivate Yourself When You're Really Not Feeling It

When your business is small and your challenges are big, success depends on your willingness to keep putting one foot in front of the other.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Can you imagine Elon Musk ever waking up on a Monday morning only to press the snooze button …

Entrepreneurship

Try These ‘Love Hacks’ to Fix Your Marriage

After studying thousands of couples, the psychologist Eli Finkel has an explanation for the decline in people’s satisfaction with their marriages over the past four decades: It’s a matter of emotional supply and demand.<p>Many people are looking to their partners to replace the companionship and …

Hacking

Epson just unveiled a 130-inch ‘screen-free’ laser TV that launches this fall for $3,000

The home projector market is likely far bigger than you think, and Epson is the market leader by a wide margin, with a 53% market share in the United …

Can Cannabis Beauty Go Mass?

Marijuana’s active ingredients have been proven beneficial when applied topically, but legal limitations may prohibit beauty brands from successfully …

Cannabis

Netflix partners with dispensary for strains of weed based on 10 of its original series

In a 21st-century analogue to the early 20th century practice of movie studios buying up movie theaters so they could profit from every facet of the …

Cannabis

This medical marijuana start-up uses artificial intelligence to find which strain is best for you

Artificial intelligence is being used to improve banking, marketing, the legal field — and now to find which one of the more than 30,000 strains of …

Artificial Intelligence
Cocktails

This 3D-printed map from the original Legend of Zelda was worth every penny

The Legend of Zelda was the pinnacle of 1980s console games. Its sprawling levels spanned multiple regions and included desert, wetlands, and tree-lined forests. For the time, it was a massive map and an impressive display of pushing hardware to its limits. Due to the size of the world, it often …

Legend of Zelda

Organic Cannabis Companies Set a New Industry Standard

In theory, on Jan. 1, that will all change. The state of California is currently drafting regulations for seed-to-sale tracking (meaning from the …

Cannabis

South Korea signs on to build full-scale Hyperloop

First described by Elon Musk in a 2013 white paper, the Hyperloop system would see passengers and cargo shuttled through near-vacuum tubes at close …

High-speed Rail

High school? Colorado outfit offers niche program for marijuana sommeliers

A marijuana aficionado in Colorado has launched a program he hopes will make the title of cannabis interpener as familiar as wine sommelier, …

Cannabis

I Tried a Hemp Facial and the Relaxation Just Wouldn’t Quit

Living in Colorado in 2017 means hearing about marijuana daily: the medicinal benefits, new grow operations, and (let’s face it) the recreational puff-puff pass, are all the rage right now. What we don’t hear much about, however, is the actual hemp plant — a specific variety of Cannabis with myriad …

These Japanese Woodblock-Inspired Tattoos Are Gorgeous Works of Art

#TattooGoals.<p>The last few years have brought a number of tattoo trends into the spotlight: delicate floral tattoos, teeny-tiny tattoos, and watercolor tattoos, to start. But Maxine Gautron, a French tattoo artist who goes by the handle @brinditattoo, has his own truly unique style of bold, Japanese …

Art

Want to Invest in the $6 Billion Marijuana Industry? Here Are 3 Stocks You Can Buy | Inc.com

bvThere's no question, legal marijuana is a growth industry, in every sense of the word. Legal cannabis sales reached $6.7 billion in 2016, and experts predict that number may triple now that California has voted to legalize recreational use. Bloomberg forecasts that the industry may reach $50 …

Cannabis

The Very First Marijuana Stock ETF Just Debuted -- Should You Be Buying?

This 14-stock medical cannabis ETF isn't all it's cracked up to be.<p>There's no two ways about it: As an investor, you'd struggle to find an industry …

Cannabis

Cannabis Coupled With Virtual Reality Creates Elevated Gaming Experience

“Cannabis and gaming were always good friends, if you will,” Braunstein says. “I know many of my friends that love gaming, and love cannabis, and …

Virtual Reality
Biotechnology

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies starts building its first full-size passenger pod

In the world of Hyperloop, the race is on to see who can produce the first viable commercial system. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies on Tuesday announced a key move in its own progress toward that goal: It has begun construction on its first full-scale passenger capsule, to be completed and …

High-speed Rail

Here's the Scoop on a Recently Introduced Marijuana Bill That Would Protect States' Rights

This new House proposal could be a game-changer for cannabis.<p>The marijuana industry has been practically unstoppable for the better part of four …

Cannabis

Investors Hoping To Ride High On Trailblazing Marijuana Company

With several states passing measures to legalize marijuana in 2016, the cannabis business looks poised to finally to take off. But for investors, …

Cannabis