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The mobile-payment app is an effective tool for aspiring detectives and would-be psychologists.<p>12:34 p.m. Today12:34 p.m. May 28, 2018<p>As authorities …

1st US rules for pot in public fire up debate in Denver

DENVER (AP) — Denver started work Wednesday on becoming the first city in the U.S. to allow marijuana clubs and public pot use in places such as …

Could dark streaks in Venus' clouds be signs of alien life?

The question of life on Venus , of all places, is intriguing enough that a team of U.S. and Russian scientists working on a proposal for a new mission to the second planet — named Venera-D — are considering including the search for life in its mission goals.<p>If all goes as planned, an unmanned …

Photographer Captures Amazing Light Pillars In Northern Ontario (10+ Pics)

A lot of spectacular things happen at night, and luckily there is someone to capture them while we're sleeping tight in our beds. Photographer …

The Science Behind the Impossible EM Drive

The hypothetical spacecraft engine has made waves for seeming to violate the laws of physics. What's actually going on?<p>One of the most controversial stories in science right now is the EM Drive, a hypothetical new type of spacecraft engine that seems to break the laws of physics. While many …

The Most Detailed View of Black Holes in the Universe Will Blow Your Mind

Stare into the abyss, my friends. The image above features the highest concentration of black holes humans have ever seen. So dense are the merciless …

Universe

Europe's Bold Plan for a Moon Base Is Coming Together

The ESA's Director General calls it "Moon Village," and the rest of the world seems to be coming around to the idea.<p>Imagine an international research station on the moon, where astronauts and cosmonauts and taikonauts and any other-nauts from around the world conduct science experiments, gather …

Cannabis Water Is Coming to Take the Pain Out of Exercise

Stoners and users of the hashtag "fitspo" alike, rejoice: Weed-infused bottled water is on its way to a refrigerator near you (at least if you live in a state with legalized recreational marijuana).<p>Puration, a company specializing in cannabis extractions to be used in food and drink products with a …

Cannabis

Record Supermoon and 9 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in November

Starstruck<p>Get ready to see lunar pairings, meteor showers, and more this month.<p>The coming month brings the roaring lion of meteor displays, dazzling planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. You’ll even have the chance to catch the most impressive supermoon in nearly seven …

Astronomy

Deep space: Are we smart enough to beat the physics?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Imagine something so distant that with our current technology it would take 2,400 generations to reach there -- and that's just our nearest star.<p>Even moving at 10 miles a second, like the Voyager spacecraft launched in the 1970s, it would take around 80,000 years to reach Alpha Centauri -- …

Universe

Mars instead of Venus: Why Barack Obama may have selected the wrong planet for a manned expedition

WASHINGTON — President John F. Kennedy made history in the 1960s when he kicked America’s space program into overdrive, resulting in history’s first …

Barack Obama

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Legendary bassist looks to correspondents for the answers<p>26 min ago11:47 a.m. April 25, 2018<p>Who says retired people can’t earn money?<p>40 min ago11:33 …

Weed tampons are now a thing to solve all your period pains

Yes, you read that title right. People are starting to use tampons made of marijuana to help alleviate menstrual cramps.<p>Foria Relief is selling these new creations for $44 for a four-marijuana-tampon-pack. The tampons, according to the cannabis company, are made of 'all natural' ingredients, which …

Menstruation

NASA denies covering up evidence of alien life after live footage of UFO suddenly cuts to black

The footage is grainy, but the object’s path is clear: It is descending, slowly, toward the bluish hue of Earth, amid the pitch-dark backdrop of the …

Largest Map Ever Made Will Unlock The History Of The Universe

1.2 million galaxies<p>What you're looking at is a slice of the entire universe, a web of galaxies billions of light years away. You're also looking into the past, since the further into the distance you look, the longer it took that light to reach your eyes. It all seems a lot smaller until you …

World's Cheapest Travel Destinations

Traveling the world can be expensive, but don’t worry, Nothing Familiar has you covered! If there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that even in the …

The Big News on July 4 Could Be all About Jupiter

Odds are, you never take a moment to say thank you to Jupiter—but it’s not too late to start. The fact is, if the fifth planet from the sun weren’t …

Astronomy

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Dementia

Researchers Spotted Something Very Strange in the Sands of Mars

No, it’s not aliens writing messages in the sand. But there <i>is</i> something weird happening on Mars’ surface—and it’s something that hasn’t been seen …

Jupiter's Northern Lights Look Absolutely Incredible

If you want to see beautiful auroras, forget Alaska, Canada, and Iceland—check out Jupiter. At the gas giant’s north pole, the most powerful and …

The Growing Risk of a War in Space

The prospect of weaponized satellites launching a Pearl Harbor style attack in orbit is more probable than many people realize.<p>In <i>Ghost Fleet</i>, a 2015 novel by security theorists Peter Singer and August Cole, the next world war begins in space.<p>Aboard an apparently civilian space station called the …

Military

‘Amazing’: Scientists crack mystery of Venus’s vanished water

By human standards, a descent onto Venus mirrors a fall through different circles of hell. As visitors approach, they would first pass through a thick haze of sulfuric acid. Further below are heavy metal snows that drift over mountain peaks. Finally, upon touching down, the average surface …

Astronomy

This Mind-Blowing Theory About Dark Matter Will Make You See Space Differently

Dark matter and the nature of black holes are two of the biggest mysteries in astrophysics, and now a new theory has linked the two together: Dark …

GoPro hitched a ride on a rocket and the video is incredible

Today, GoPro released some pretty incredible footage of a suborbital rocket launch that climbed to 396,405 feet at speeds as high as Mach 5.5. Check out the <i>very real</i> footage below.<p>The launch in the video took place from Spaceport America in New Mexico on November 6, 2015, with a 20-foot tall …

Space Exploration

9 hidden Xbox One features only power users know about

The Xbox One is an incredible gaming console with the capability to do all sorts of cool things, but unless you have your finger on the pulse of the latest Xbox news, you might be missing out on a few of its best features. Here are nine especially great features of the Xbox One that you may not …

With or Without NASA, SpaceX Is Going to Mars

Start the countdown. In just two years, SpaceX is blasting off for Mars. Image source: SpaceX.<p>It began with a Tweet. On Wednesday, April 27, SpaceX posted two photos on Twitter, announcing plans to send a Red Dragon space capsule to Mars "as soon as 2018."<p>That, of course, got everyone wondering …

Death Star Fire Pit Is The Perfect Outdoor Fire Pit for Star Wars Fans

This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more info.<p>With the buzz still surrounding the latest <i>Star Wars</i> film and the anticipation of long summer nights, KG Metal Firepits (formally Farmington …

How to Fake the Northern Lights in Photoshop For Amazing Vacation Photos

There are few natural phenomena as captivating as the northern lights. But you need to be in the right place at the right time if you hope to snap a …