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Technology is destroying the most important asset in your life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, in one form of another, throughout our lives. It makes sense, too.<p>Most of us come to realize at some point that money is a means, not an end. It …

Mindfulness

Medical Marijuana Found To Have Yet Another Benefit: Killing Tumors

Many benefits of medical marijuana are well known, but the hurdles to legalization make it difficult to study the full range of benefits of a drug that could reportedly save Medicare $1 billion per year. Nonetheless, researchers led by Dr. Wai Liu at the University of London soldiered on and …

The Hydrology9 Water Filtration Vaporizer Brings Bongs Into The Age Of Vapes

If you were just sitting in your loft, taking a drag on your vape, eating some artisan pizza with locally sourced vegan pepperoni and wondering out-loud why there wasn’t a bong-styled vape — then I have some good news for you. The Hydrology9 Vaporizer from Cloudious9 is exactly what you were hoping …

Cannabis

How The Universe Changed In 2016

As 2016 nears its end, it appears that the globe, the Solar System, the galaxy and the Universe hasn’t changed all that much. We’ve completed another orbit around our Sun, but we’ve already had more than 4.5 billion of those. While we might notice some major events that occur out there in the …

These AI Traffic Lights Could Shorten Your Commute

Pittsburgh is installing traffic lights controlled by artificial intelligence, and they could be coming to your city soon.<p>Your commute could get a lot shorter without you even knowing thanks to traffic lights with artificial intelligence brains inside.<p>Over the past couple years, a startup named …

What it Feels Like to Meet Your Soulmate

What it Feels Like to Meet Your Soulmate<p>Updated on June 22, 2016<p>In our culture and society it is common to hear the word soulmate. Almost every woman …

Move over DNA. Scientists can identify you based on the unique pattern of proteins in your hair

A strand of hair at a crime scene, or clinging to human remains unearthed by archaeologists, could hold new promise as a means to identify its unique owner and unravel mysteries sealed by the passage of time.<p>In research published this week, scientists from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories …

Genetics

Electricity generated with water, salt and a three-atoms-thick membrane

Proponents of clean energy will soon have a new source to add to their existing array of solar, wind, and hydropower: osmotic power. Or more …

Fun-Da-Mental

Cannabis Chocolate Ice Cream

• Melt the chocolate using a microwave or double boiler. Mix melted chocolate into the custard.<br>• Fold the whipped cream into the chocolate and custard …

Ice Cream

Canna-Banana Smoothie! (This shit is Banana's!) - Culinary Cannabis

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How Nature Benefits Your Mental Health

Recently, scientists have been working out whether grass and trees could be used to treat depression and anxiety.<p>Have you ever come home from a day in the countryside and felt... better? Mood altered, anxiety soothed, mind hushed? It seems obvious that getting out of the clanging grind of the city …

Awakening the Soul's Inner Wisdom

Life is more than what is seems. There is an outer world an inner world. And deep within us, sometimes dormant, is our soul.<p>We use the term "soul" to mean an energy or awareness that connects us directly with a larger reality, even All-That-Is, the Universe, or God, whatever term you choose to use. …

Spirituality

How To Make Cream Of Cannabis Soup

Cannabis

Canada’s 10 worst serial killers

1. Paul Bernardo and Karla Holmolka<p>Paul Bernardo (and Karla Homolka)<p>Also known now as Ken and Barbie<p>Paul was Canada’s most famous serial killer who …

High Praise: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Save Lives

It helps alleviate pain of chronic illness, one of its isolated compounds helps hurry the mending of broken bones, and it makes eating Funyons a transformative experience. But medical marijuana’s greatest benefit may be that it prevents numerous cases of pain-killer addiction and death.<p>A new study …

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The Illusion of Free Will and Mental Illness Stigma

We haven't evolved to have any deep understanding of the human mind.<p>Why we shouldn't persist with outdated ideas of a separate and irreducible …

'Passive Wi-Fi' uses 10,000 times less energy

Wi-Fi is a surprisingly brutal energy monster; as an increasing number of devices rely on constant connections to cloud services, its draw on global …

Wi-Fi

This car has no gears and pumps out only water from its exhaust

A British startup has unveiled a working prototype of a zero-emission car that runs on hydrogen and is about to hit Europe’s roads.<p>The super-simple Rasa design created by Riversimple has only 18 moving parts and can run for 300 miles on just over 50 ounces of hydrogen.<p>The potential gasoline killer …

Alternative Fuel

Your Sixth Sense Can Save Your Life

One afternoon a few months ago, I was running errands when something strange suddenly happened in my body. I couldn’t pinpoint exactly what had …

Why Is Marijuana Banned? The Real Reasons Are Worse Than You Think

<i>By Johann Hari</i><p>Across the world, more and more people are asking: Why is marijuana banned? Why are people still sent to prison for using or selling it?<p>Most of us assume it's because someone, somewhere sat down with the scientific evidence, and figured out that cannabis is more harmful than other …

Scientists Identify The Brain Cells That Represent Feelings of Isolation

This is what loneliness really looks like.<p>We're social animals, people. Over the course of thousands of years of evolution, we've found it easier to …

How to Tell a Sociopath from a Psychopath

Many forensic psychologists, psychiatrists and criminologists use the terms sociopathy and psychopathy interchangeably. Leading experts disagree on …

25 Most Notorious Serial Killers Known To Man

Whether it was for purposes of sadism, anger, or some other unknown sociopathic proclivity, these are the 25 most notorious serial killers known to …

The Making of a Serial Killer

"I didn't know what made people want to be friends. I didn't know what made people attractive to one another. I didn't know what underlay social …

10 Chilling Glimpses Into The Minds And Lives Of Serial Killers

“Portrait of a Monster.” That was the headline emblazoned across the front of the <i>Daily News</i> in 1993 after Joel Rifkin confessed to strangling 17 …

Crime