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Sun Ra’s 'There Are Other Worlds' Is the Best Comedown Song of All Time

People will have a lot of opinions about the best song to listen to when coming down from psychedelics. Though you may have the chillest or most vibe-y track in mind, "There Will Be Other Worlds" is more honest. It sounds like how a comedown feels.<p>No one takes psychedelics and comes away untouched. …

Stick-On Lenses Turn Your Phone Camera Into a Microscope

Lens accessories for smartphones are by no means a new idea, but they’re often clunky, awkward to use, and far from something you’d want to try and …

37 Alt Rock Songs You Haven’t Thought About Since The Late ‘90s

Once upon a time, these were your anthems.

Halo, The Brain-Improving Wearable, Raises $1.5 Million

While the thought of applying electricity directly to the brain in unsupervised conditions is, to some, a bit scary, Halo Neuroscience has gotten over a million smackers to allow you do just that. Halo, a company that will produce a wearable device to “boost brain function” has closed a $1.5 …

Dark net's 'Google' makes finding drugs and guns online easy

The dark web just got a little less dark with the launch of a new search engine that lets you easily find illicit drugs and other contraband …

Chicago Crowdsources a Skate Park

Skaters, bikers, and a park advocate are breaking new ground in Chicago's Grant Park.<p>Situated on the Lake Michigan waterfront and home to treasures like Millennium Park, Grant Park is Chicago’s front yard. So it sends quite a message building a massive skate park at the south end of this prized …

Sculpture

AMD’s stock climbs 1.8% premarket, on track to open at highest level seen since Oct. 24, 2017

Jun 1, 2018<br>8:23 AM<p>West Texas Intermediate crude, the U.S. benchmark, falls early Friday, while its global counterpart, Brent crude, is on the rise, continuing a divergence that’s significantly widened the spread between the two grades.<p>Jun 1, 2018<br>8:22 AM<p>The U.S. dollar inches higher on Friday, the …

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

Just a month after shutdown, Silk Road 2.0 emerges

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: right;"/><p>About a month ago (October, 2013), notorious Tor and …

10 Robots That Are Way More Athletic Than You

Oh, you're a pro swimmer? Well, Swumanoid's an Olympian.<p>Maybe you're really athletic. You're, say, a great basketball player, or you can do those fingertip push-ups the heroes do in kung-fu movies. That's great. But whatever you can do, our future machine-overlords can do better. For …

Reach inside your computer

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130710-bringing-the-virtual-into-reality?ocid=global_future_rss<p>See-through screens that allow us to reach in, touch and interact with objects? Jinha Lee believes his 3D devices will break down boundaries and make our digital experiences feel more real.<p>For decades, …

Augmented Reality

There's A New Illegal Drug Marketplace Called Atlantis And It's Making Cute Cartoon Commercials

We've previously reported on the Tor network, an anonymous collection of sites that exist in semi-secrecy, outside of the scope of Google, Facebook, and even conventional Web browsers.<p>You may have heard of Silk Road, a relatively well-known site on Tor for buying illegal drugs. For a long time it …

Silk Road

Burn after reading: Privatext messaging app allows secure texts, pictures to self-destruct

Knowing that intelligence agents could be collecting and storing your private communications is disturbing. But if you’re not quite ready to retire …

iOS and Android to get Xbox and Microsoft PC games?

Microsoft's Xbox and PC games may be coming to Apple's<p>iPhoneand Android devices sometime this year, according to a report by Nikkei via Reuters.<p>The tech giant is allegedly working on a licensing deal with Japanese mobile game maker KLab to bring its games to other smartphone platforms, according to …

At last, the edifice of drugs prohibition is starting to crumble

The past two months have been an incredibly busy and productive time for global drug policy reform and scientific research into psychedelic drugs. …

18 Best U.S. Summer Music Festivals: From Bonnaroo to EDC (PHOTOS)

Summer Hits<p>Jean Trinh rounds up the best music festivals in the U.S., with artists like Beyoncé and Nine Inch Nails.<p>06.01.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Julie …

Video for your ears: What do planets sound like?

NASA Space Sounds: what happens when spacecraft are used to record radio emissions from planetary environments, which are then converted to sound …

Astronomy

Hallucinogens as Medicine