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What It’s Like to Trip on the Most Potent Magic Mushroom

"I felt as though I were communing directly with a plant for the first time."<p>Paul Stamets, a mycologist I had come to visit in Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula to go mushroom hunting, had a gift he wanted to give me. We were in his office, looking at some images on his computer, when he pulled …

Consciousness

Flying with Kids - The Ultimate Family Flying Guide

Everything you need to know before flying with babies, toddlers and children<p>We are passionate worldwide travellers here at <b>Our Globetrotters</b> – but one …

Kids

The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Literature

Bullet Journaling May Change Your To-Do Lists Forever

Have you seen photos on Pinterest or Instagram of hyper-organized notebooks, with color-coded, bulleted lists? Did it overwhelm you? Take a deep …

Data Dashboard UI Kit

A beautifully designed dashboard UI kit with more than 130 components.Designed and published by Creative Form Studio, this data dashboard UI kit is …

Web Design

Eight Lesser-Known Features in Photoshop That I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

Although these eight features may not be the sexiest that Photoshop has to offer, they all really do help to make my life as a photographer so much …

This Mini Wind Turbine Can Power Your Home in a Gentle Breeze

The first time you see a Nemoi wind turbine, you may not realize it’s a turbine at all. A white and silver metallic structure about the size of a …

Renewable Energy

Launch Your Career in Copywriting with this 4-Course Bundle for $19

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Looking to make a fresh start in 2018? Copywriting is one of the most creative jobs around, and you can work from anywhere. The …

Writing

Locals only: These are our favorite Bay Area day trips

Our favorite Bay Area day trips<p>Sometimes a day trip can be just as rejuvenating as a bigger vacation. Fortunately for us, the Bay Area has seemingly endless mini getaway options within a 1-to-3 hour drive.<p>One of the many things we love about living in the Bay Area is how quickly we can find a …

Santa Cruz

Want To Learn A New Language? This Record-Breaking App Is Here To Help

Imagine if you could become fluent in any language, even think in a new language, faster than ever before?<p>Gabriel Wyner invented a whole new way of learning foreign languages. He reached fluency in French in five months. Russian took him 10 months. Today, he speaks a total of six languages …

Language Learning

It's Never Been Easier or Cooler to Not Drink Booze

Bar menus are filling with non-alcoholic spirits. Just don't say the word "mocktail."<p>In Los Angeles, where I live, and where going for a hike is as socially acceptable as grabbing a drink, I’m no longer surprised to meet people who are shrugging off alcohol. I’m often reminded of the famous …

Alcohol

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

National Rum Day: 26 Cocktails & Recipes To Make & Indulge In

Did someone say rum?! It’s National Rum Day, which means we’ve got a handful of seriously delicious cocktail and drink recipes you NEED to try out.<p>It …

Cocktails

11 Essential White Rums For Your Liquor Cabinet

In the world of important spirits for your liquor cabinet, white rum might not strike you as the highest priority—not when there’s gin and bourbon …

Facebook aims to appease advertisers with new tools

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Facebook introduced several new ad measurement tools as a part of its broader push to provide increased transparency for metrics on Facebook-run ad campaigns. The company …

The best hidden gems and secret spots in San Francisco

San Francisco is a city that can excite you forever — it's one of those wonderfully dynamic places that's always ready to surprise. It's why, despite the rising costs and million other complaints, the city sticks with you.<p>But even the most beloved places can get a little worn. You've been to the …

San Francisco

What We Learned From Spending $100k On Facebook Ads

For a three-person digital marketing team like ours, the prospect of having a big ad budget seemed like a distant dream. So when we were suddenly …

16 of the best historical documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

While every moment that leads up to the present could be considered history, there are certain events throughout time that truly stand out among the …

Alexa can control your dumb AC unit using Ambi's smart hub

Some of you may recall that back in October 2014, Hong Kong startup Ambi Labs unveiled its Ambi Climate as a gateway between your smartphone and your dumb air conditioner at home. But it isn't just about replacing your infrared remote control; what makes Ambi Climate unique is its machine learning …

Instagram Is Facebook’s Secret Weapon, and It Can Be Yours as Well — Here’s How

In April of 2012, much of the world was scratching its head when Mark Zuckerberg acquired Instagram for $1 billion. Today, with its user base growing …

PB129: How to Create Your Facebook Advertising - 3 Types of Ads to Consider

Darren: Hi there, it’s Darren from ProBlogger here. Welcome to Episode 129 of the ProBlogger Podcast. Today, we’re going to talk about Facebook …

Drink Recipes

• Mother's Day• <b><br>Drink Recipes</b><p>Cocktails for brunch, lunch, and dinner, whatever Mom's tipple of choice may be.<p>Drinks Mela d'Alba (Apple Brandy Negroni)Apple brandy meets Negroni.<p>Cocktails Swiss Cartel (Tequila Negroni Cocktail)A smooth and butterscotch-y tequila cocktail.<p>Cocktails Unusual Negroni …

Best marijuana strains for 420: 2017 edition

It’s officially the most wonderful time of the year for cannabis lovers!<p>While many cannasseurs have already loaded up with their favorite flowers, we’ve rounded up a group of our favorite strains to help celebrate 420 properly. Whether you’re looking for a couch-locking indica to celebrate at home …

Top 10 attractions for kids – Bay Area and beyond

Traveling with the family this summer? Palo Alto-based Trip.com just released its “best of” lists, which include the 20 best attractions for kids — …

Top 10

5 Things to Know Before Seeing Sunrise on Haleakala

Photo by Ana Kamin<p>It’s an incredible experience if you know how to prepare.<p>Sure, setting your alarm to 2 a.m. while on vacation in Maui sounds a …

These Fairytale Tiny Houses will blow you away

Looking for the next cool thing to add to your bucket list? Look no further – it’s time to vacation in a tiny house. A new phenomenon known as the …

How to Market Your Ecommerce Store in Just an Hour a Day

Everyone dreams of passive income.That’s the dream, right? To be able to sit back, relax, and watch as your business rakes in the dough.It’s exactly …

11 Amazon Prime movies you should definitely download

Looking for some primo Prime films you can take with you for offline viewing? Here's our picks of the best in Amazon's library.<p>Back in November, Netflix made headlines for finally offering subscribers the option to download movies and TV shows for offline viewing. But guess what? Amazon Prime Video …

The Ultimate Guide to Stocking a Home Tiki Bar

Over its almost-century-long history, the cult of tiki has certainly had its ebbs and flows. But what began in Hollywood over 80 years ago, with Don …

Point Reyes Is One of the Most Beautiful Places in California (And It’s Only 1 Hour Away from SF)

<i>By Sarah Pedersen</i><p>We San Franciscans know we’ve got it good. We’ve got access to some of the best food in the world; our bridge-filled sunsets are …

Hiking