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Famed physicist Stephen Hawking says, 'There are no black holes'

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking surely knew the quote in the headline above would be the part of his new paper that would get the most attention. In fact, the full context makes it a little less dramatic:<p>The absence of event horizons mean that there are no black holes - in the sense of regimes …

First Bong Bowl? Matchup highlights NFL's pot stance

20 states have legalized medical marijuana. But NFL players who live there can't use pot.<p>Bong Bowl. Reefer Bowl. Stoner Bowl. These names are emerging leading up to this year's Super Bowl matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks.<p>Colorado and Washington are the only two states …

More Americans buying wedding insurance

Worried about the groom getting cold feet? There's an insurance policy for that.<p>With the cost of the average American wedding reaching about $26,000, insurers have been selling a growing number of policies to protect against losses from extreme weather, illness and, in one firm's case, even a …

Health Care

Aloo Pudina Chat, Indian Snacks

Chat is Indian salad; it is usually eaten as a snack or appetizer. There are basically two types of chat: one made with vegetables such as potatoes …

Are Americans Ready for Marijuana Advertising?

Whether one’s attitudes about marijuana cleave closer to Nancy Reagan or Cheech and Chong, there’s no denying that the drug’s bad reputation is …

Cannabis

Obama Is Cool with States Legalizing Marijuana, But…

Get out your stash and your Choom Gang jokes. Buried way deep down in <b>David Remnick’s</b> <i>New Yorker</i> profile of President <b>Barack Obama</b>, published Sunday …

Obama: Pot not worse than alcohol

Citing his own experience as a kid with marijuana, President Barack Obama is weighing in on the legalization debate, saying it isn’t more dangerous than alcohol or different from cigarettes.<p>“I don’t think it is more dangerous than alcohol,” the president told The New Yorker’s David Remnick in a …

Going the Distance

On and off the road with Barack Obama.<p>On the Sunday afternoon before Thanksgiving, Barack Obama sat in the office cabin of Air Force One wearing a look of heavy-lidded annoyance. The Affordable Care Act, his signature domestic achievement and, for all its limitations, the most ambitious social …

Paul uses suit to boost campaign

Rand Paul’s move to sue the National Security Agency is his latest expression of outrage about government overreach and invasion of privacy.<p>It’s also an unusual play by the likely presidential candidate to advance his political ambitions.<p>Largely unnoticed in Paul’s effort is this: the names and …

The Hidden Ecosystem Of The Walmart Parking Lot

Stick around outside a Walmart long enough and you’ll notice that a lot of people actually live there. In a new series, photographer Nolan Conway documents these parking lot nomads.<p>Pull into a Walmart parking lot late at night and you’ll probably run into a few RVs that didn’t quite make it to …

Colorado Shop Owners Can't Keep Marijuana Edibles in Stock

Colorado residents may wind up with "pot bellies" if they keep filling up on marijuana edibles at this pace.<p>Ever since recreational marijuana sales …

New York's Medical Marijuana Experiment Begins With Caution

<b>Listen · 4:18</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>New York is one of the only states in the Northeast without a medical marijuana program.<p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo was opposed to medical marijuana, and attempts to create a law have failed to get through the state Senate for years.<p>Now Cuomo has reversed …

Russell Johnson, who played the Professor on "Gilligan's Island," has died at 89. Rest in peace. http://on.mash.to/1aUqCZX

How Many Teens Are Actually Leaving Facebook?

Word on the street is that teens are leaving Facebook in hoards and instead flocking to apps like Snapchat and Instagram.<p>A report from digital agency …

This is what grains of sand look like magnified over 100x: http://on.mash.to/1hvIE6d

What Are E-Cigarettes and How Do They Work? | Mashable Explains

The American History of Marijuana, Man

On Jan. 1, Colorado became the first state in the U.S. to allow the "retail sale" of marijuana to adults 21 and older.<p>Stores sold more than $5 …

The History of Marijuana in the U.S | Mashable Explains

14 Signs You Spend Too Much Time on the Internet

The Internet is a wonderful place filled with mischievous cats and twerking baby GIFs, so we can understand why you might never want to leave.<p>As you …

Why This Is the Age of Publishers, Not Journalists

In a <i>Wonkblog</i> post from November, Ezra Klein highlighted a reality few journalists seem to grasp: Facebook drives much more traffic to news sites than …

Investors See Pot as High Growth Industry

Robert Frichtel is chief executive officer of Advanced Cannabis Solutions, a Colorado Springs company that leases indoor spaces for growing pot. On …

Follow the Honey: Can we Save the Bees by Tracking Them?

Colony Collapse Disorder may sound like the name of a dystopian science fiction novel, but it's a real and present danger to the planet. For years, …

Smartphones have really changed the way we act at dinner parties. See the full comic: http://on.mash.to/LpDugJ (Comic by Maria Scrivan Cartoons)

HBO Boxing Extreme Closeup Is Really Gross [Not Safe For Stomachs]

HBO's airing a bout between Mike Perez and Carlos Takam on the undercard of a Bute-Pascal light heavyweight fight from Montreal tonight, and Perez …

Boxing