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A History of Philosophy in 81 Video Lectures: From Ancient Greece to Modern Times

Above, you can watch 81 video lectures tracing the history of philosophy, moving from Ancient Greece to modern times. Arthur Holmes presented this …

Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

Learn Python: A Free Online Course from Google

Google has created a free Python class designed for "people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python." A fortunate thing …

Quantum Gravity Research Could Unearth the True Nature of Time

Theoretical physicists striving to unify quantum mechanics and general relativity into an all-encompassing theory of quantum gravity face what’s …

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20 Marijuana Statistics That Chronicle Its Expansion Over the Past 20 Years

Image source: Flickr user Matthew Kenwrick.<p>It's hard to believe that it's been 20 years since California first approved medical marijuana for select ailments under Proposition 215 (which is also known as the Compassionate Use Act). Since 1996, the marijuana industry has expanded by leaps and …

American Rage: The Esquire/NBC News Survey

WE THE PEOPLE ARE PISSED. THE BODY POLITIC IS BURNING UP. AND THE ANGER THAT COURSES THROUGH OUR HEADLINES AND NEWS FEEDS—ABOUT INJUSTICE AND INEQUALITY, ABOUT MARGINALIZATION AND DISENFRANCHISEMENT, ABOUT WHAT THEY ARE DOING TO US—SHOWS NO SIGN OF ABATING. ESQUIRE TEAMED UP WITH NBC NEWS TO SURVEY …

Demographics

The First Image Ever of a Hydrogen Atom's Orbital Structure

What you’re looking at is the first direct observation of an <b>atom’s electron orbital</b> — <i>an atom's actual wave function</i>! To capture the image, …

The Salary Required to Be “Middle Class" in Every State

“Middle class” doesn’t have a definite, official definition. But the Pew Charitable Trust defines it as households that earn between 67 and 200 …

Demographics

Millennials Are Over Butt Stuff, Apparently

Millennials Are Over Butt Stuff, ApparentlyEarlier this year, we reported on some important research suggesting that we should all be having more …

Sexual Health

Hundreds of pairs of shoes of Nazi prisoners discovered in Polish forest

Unnoticed for decades, shoes and clothes belonged to Jewish and Polish prisoners have been discovered near the former Stutthof Nazi concentration camp<p>The remnants of hundreds of pair of shoes and clothing believed to have once belonged to Jewish and Polish prisoners have been discovered in a forest …

22 crazy pictures of micro-apartments around the world

That means our apartments are getting smaller, and our living arrangements denser.<p>Some people jump the shark and get roommates to avoid such close quarters. Others, due to poverty or personal obligations, have no choice but to accept their circumstances.<p>We don't know how they do it, but somehow …

Real Estate

Use Google Analytics to Discover the Quality of Your Social Media Traffic

Google Analytics is a valuable tool for website owners that can give you so much useful insight into your visitors and how they are using your site. …

Google Analytics

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9 Things A Cannabusiness Startup Needs To Consider That Other Startups Don't

Starting a new business is complicated enough – company founders have to find a place to set up shop, hire great employees, manage cash flow, market their goods or services and sometimes hire experts to help. A marijuana business faces extra challenges at each of these steps, so entrepreneurs in …

Cannabis Industry

Reaching new heights: girl ascends to rock-climbing royalty – at only 13

Ashima Shiraishi conquers a tough climb in Spain and may have shattered a record as youngest female to climb Open Your Mind Direct in 10 minutes<p>Dangling upside down one minute, stuck to smooth rock like a lizard the next, pulling herself up by a finger and jumping from crack to knife-edge up an …

Climbing

[Diablo 3] Insane Dps Barbarian Group Greater Rift Build (Speed 35s @ 3-5 min 20-30+ bil xp/hour)

How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)

You have a powerful idea for the next big thing, but before you sell it to anyone, you have to get it all down on paper. It’s time to make a business plan.<p>How do you know if you’re headed in the right direction? Washington State University created an infographic that provides 10 guidelines to help …

Small Business

Put your health first and get into shape with the best iPhone fitness apps

Health and wellness<p>Though these aren’t necessarily apps for exercise, eating right is crucial to living a healthy lifestyle. Pair it with weekly …

Apps

'Snowboard' through the city streets with LEIF's electric freeboard

Add two inline skate wheels with 360-degree rotatable casters to the base of a skateboard and you've got a <i>Fast and Furious</i>-style drifting device known as a freeboard. Developed in the '90s, these boards are an off-season way to enjoy the smooth carving and extended slides of snowboarding when all …

Crave’s Vesper Is A Vibrator That Hides In Plain Sight

In a market filled with many, many, many sex toys, Crave stands out by making vibrators that are not only elegant and discreet, but also multifunctional. For example, Duet, the first vibe it produced, charges through USB and can also be used as a thumb drive.<p>Now Crave, which raised a $2.4 million …

This Woman Had Her Face Photoshopped In Over 25 Countries To Examine Global Beauty Standards

Through her work, Esther Honig hopes to discover if a global beauty standard actually exists.<p>Esther Honig, a freelance journalist based out of Kansas City, sent an unaltered photograph of herself to more than 40 Photoshop aficionados around the world. "Make me beautiful," she said, hoping to bring …

Painting the light fantastic: Photos show eerie hybrid art form

Finnish artist Janne Parviainen creates dazzling, futuristic images by painting with light. Crave's Michael Franco talks with him to get illuminated about this unique art form.<p>Some painters use oils. Others use pastels or charcoal. And still others use light. That's right, light.<p>Janne Parviainen …

Digital Art

Russian Photographer Takes Stunning Portraits With REAL Animals

What you’re about to see is not Photoshop – Moscow-based Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova created these stunning images with the help of real …

Nature Photography

Models’ Faces Turned Into Stunning Optical Illusions By Creative Russian Duo

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov and makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan have created a bewitching series of portraits that play with the …

Black & White Photography

15 Truly Breathtaking Pools From Around The World

Forget the world's most crowded swimming pool. If you're planning a vacation in the future, why not treat yourself to a dash of luxury and check into …

The New 'Old Spice' Ad Is Terrifying For Teenage Boys And Hilarious For The Rest Of Us

The spot, called "Momsong," features moms creeping on their teenage sons' dates, and mourning the loss of their childhood because "Old Spice sprayed them into men."<p>It's hilarious and original and slightly terrifying.<p>The men's hygiene brand is known for its Emmy Award-winning, comedic-genius spots. …

Spying

Artist Takes Daily Selfies for a Year and Turns Them All into One Animated GIF

“Last Year of Selfies” is an impressive project by Denver, Colorado artist Kyle Warfield. He spent the last year taking daily photos of himself and …