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Man ejected through windscreen in horrifying crash at Florida toll booth

A HUGE accident has occurred on a turnpike in Florida, with the force of the crash sending one of the passengers flying out of the car.<p>Released by …

Florida Highway Patrol

Introducing the Leica L1 and L2 Watches • Gear Patrol

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018<p>From Snap to Tick<p>One of the World’s Best Camera Makers Is Getting Into the Watch Business<p>June 13, 2018 | By Andrew Connor | …

Watches

Everything You Need to Know About Using CBD for Pain and Anxiety

The compound, found in the cannabis plant, is thought to be good for muscle pain, headaches, and anxiety, among other things. But what does the research say?<p>James Joliat, a 35-year-old video producer in Denver, has long experienced muscle and joint pain—mostly related to sports injuries. He says he …

Cannabis

41 Comics About The Ups And Downs Of Fatherhood

Life is always an adventure if you're a dad.<p>“Two words: Frustratingly wonderful.” That’s how dad and cartoonist Brian Gordon describes fatherhood.<p>Indeed, fatherhood is full of chaos, confusion and a whole lotta love. From pool tosses and Lego projects to bathroom disasters and mealtime fails, there …

Parenting

Shure's New Electrostatic Earphones Bring Audiophile Performance At A Breakthrough Price

In the world of headphones there is most definitely a hierarchy of technologies. The overwhelming majority of headphones on the market use dynamic drivers with moving coils. These are efficient and mostly inexpensive. They work well and can range from a few dollars all the way to $4,000 or more for …

Audiophile

Seizing epileptic boy's cannabis oil at Heathrow signed his death warrant, mother tells minister

A mother who had the cannabis oil used to treat her son's severe epilepsy confiscated at Heathrow Airport has said the Home Office minister has signed her son's "death warrant".<p>Charlotte Caldwell made the trip to Toronto and back with 12-year-old Billy to get a six-month supply to treat up to 100 …

Cannabis

'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

Anthony Bourdain

Seaside or pine forest? This alarm clock wakes you to the scent of your choice

Like a lot of people, we’re usually woken up in the morning by the insistent beeping of our smartphone alarm. That is a method that is certainly …

Prototypes

Sonos has a new $399 soundbar that’s going to make you hate your smart speaker

Sonos, a company that’s made its name with excellent but pricey wireless speakers, just unveiled the device it thinks is going to kill the HomePod …

Soundbar

Tummy ache? Swallow this sensor-studded pill to get a diagnosis on your phone

Imagine popping a pill which can then monitor your insides for potential signs of poor health. That is what a team of researchers from the …

Medical Technology

The Mini PC is a 5-inch Windows 10 touchscreen device small enough to slip into a pocket

Pocket to ’em.

Gear & Gadgets

This Pocket-Sized PC Packs Enough Computing Power To Replace Your Computer

It’s impressive to consider how quickly computers have gone from filling rooms, capable of handling only a small number of tasks, to pocket-sized …

Windows 10

The Punk-Rock Porn Movie That Lays Waste to the Patriarchy

Acclaimed queercore filmmaker Bruce LaBruce’s ‘The Misandrists’ centers on the men-overthrowing Female Liberation Army. And it’s like nothing you’ve …

Feminism

A new TV drama based on Edward St Aubyn’s books captures the untold truth of heroin addiction – the blood, dirty hits and banality. For one former addict, it brought a harrowing decade back to life<p>I never flew on Concorde. I seldom dared leave London during my 20s. I was never sexually abused by my …

Mental Disorders

5 reasons why you should own an Instant Pot

You've heard about the Instant Pot but don't get the hype. After all, isn't it just a pressure cooker? Not so fast.<p>From slow-cooked meals made quickly, to baking cakes and desserts, there are so many reasons to love the Instant Pot. Here are the major reasons its popularity has risen to cult-like …

Cooking

These have been the best-selling over-ear headphones on Amazon forever, and they’re just $36

With thousands of different kinds of over-ear headphones available on Amazon, have you ever wondered which pair is at the tippy top of the …

France had a big heroin epidemic in the 1980s and ’90s. Here’s how the country fixed it.

The US, facing its own opioid crisis, could take similar action.<p>The biggest solution to America’s opioid epidemic is no mystery: a major expansion of proven addiction treatment programs. There is not only research backing up the approach but historical precedent too.<p>Over at the Atlantic, Olga …

Medicine

Nazi legacy found in Norwegian trees

<b>The relentless campaign to find and sink Germany's WWII battleship, the Tirpitz, left its mark on the landscape that is evident even today.</b><p>The largest vessel in Hitler's Kriegsmarine, it was stationed for much of the war along the Norwegian coast to deter an Allied invasion.<p>The German navy would …

CBD oil, derived from cannabis, gains popularity

There's a fast-growing part of the cannabis industry that doesn't involve pot: a compound known as cannabidiol, or CBD. Some use it for a variety of …

There could be a $35 billion market to treat NASH, a 'silent disease' millions are living with — and the competition's starting to heat up

Millions of people are living with a disease they've likely never heard of.<p>NASH, short for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, is a type of liver disease in which liver fat builds up in people. NASH has become more common in recent years, and it's estimated to affect about 16 million Americans.<p>It's often …

Investigation: Bayern Munich ignored Human Rights Watch report before entering into Qatar Airways deal

On July 5th, 2017, a little more than three years after its completion, Hamad International Airport received the news they had been working towards: …

Human Rights

New immunotherapy for lung cancer may be effective, safe: lancet

New York, April 8 (IANS) A novel immunotherapy combination is effective and safe at controlling the progression of lung cancer, results from a …

Medical Marijuana's 'Catch-22': Limits On Research Hinder Patient Relief

By the time Ann Marie Owen, 61, turned to marijuana to treat her pain, she was struggling to walk and talk. She was also hallucinating.<p>For four years, her doctor prescribed a wide range of opioids for transverse myelitis, a debilitating disease that caused pain, muscle weakness and paralysis.<p>The …

Cannabis

How to write a killer report with Pages for Mac and iPad

Today we’re going to use the new features in Pages 4.0 to create an amazing report. If you need to write a book report, or create a longer document for school or work, the new Master Pages feature in Apple’s free word processor will prove extremely handy.<p>With Pages, it’s now easier than ever to …

Cannabis Targets Receptors in the Amygdala Linked to Anxiety

An international group of researchers led by Vanderbilt University has discovered for the first time that there are cannabinoid receptors in the …

Novel idea: The Scottish bookstore that became a vacation rental

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you dream of packing in the 9-5 and opening a bookstore amidst the hills and heather of Scotland ?<p>If you do, you probably dismiss the fantasy as a pipe dream -- but that's where The Open Book steps in.<p>This unique vacation rental in Wigtown -- Scotland's National Book Town -- lets guests …

Marijuana Really Could Help People Recovering from Alcohol or Drug Addiction

Scientists found CBD helped cure rats of alcohol and drug dependencies.<p>You've probably heard that marijuana is being used as a treatment for everything from concussions to epilepsy to really killer hangovers. Now, new research on CBD, the compound in cannabis that doesn't make you high, indicates …

‘I had everything a human being could ever ask for, but I felt utterly alone’: I was a physician dying of alcoholism and this is my story

opinion<p>Dr. John M. Copenhaver is the Co-Founder and President of Hayver.<p><b>I was finally dying of alcoholism.</b><p>The fight to continue to drink alcohol, and …

How to retire by 40: 3 proven tips from someone who has

Chris Reining isn't your average retiree. He said goodbye to his working years at 37, and is now financially independent, living his life on his own terms.<p>Growing up in a middle-class family in Illinois, Reining says he did well in school, earned scholarships, and attended the school that paid him …

Study Suggests AliveCor KardiaBand for Apple Watch Can Be Used With AI Algorithm to Detect High Potassium

AliveCor, the company that makes an FDA-approved EKG band for the Apple Watch called KardiaBand, teamed up with the Mayo Clinic for a new study that suggests an AliveCor EKG device paired with artificial intelligence technology can non-invasively detect high levels of potassium in the blood.<p>A …

Medical Technology