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Drug seizures drop in England and Wales: falls in cannabis, cocaine and heroin

Drug seizures in England and Wales appear to have begun to fall again with the 193,980 recorded in 2012 representing a drop of 17,000 on the previous year, according to data released by the Home Office.<p>Although this cannot be confirmed due to insufficient data from Surrey and Hampshire there has …

Legal Marijuana Brings New Jobs, Interest From Big Business

The cannabis legalization trend is creating jobs in states where laws have been relaxed, and big business is "looking into the industry in a big …

Legal cannabis market 'would be worth £1.25bn a year to government'

Legalising and taxing cannabis could be worth as much as £1.25bn a year to the government, a study suggests.<p>The report, by the Institute for Social and Economic Research, quantifies for the first time the revenue to be gained from the regulation and taxation of the cannabis market in England and …

Planet Without A Star Found

Poor thing!<p>The planetary world keeps getting stranger. Scientists have found free-floating planets — drifting alone, away from stars — before. But the “newborn” PSO J318.5-22 (only 12 million years old) shows properties similar to other young planets around young stars, even though there is no star …

Astronomers Find Evidence Of A Rocky Exoplanet That's 26 Percent Water

Its fate is a glimpse into Earth's own future.<p>Hello? Is it you I'm looking for? Astronomers have found evidence of a small, rocky planet or asteroid whose mass is up to 26 percent water. Even Earth is only 0.023 percent water, by mass. This is the first time a rocky body with water has been found …

Newton's Universal Law of Gravitation

How Isaac Newton's encounter with that apple ended up helping send rockets into space<p>Newton's equation first appeared in the <i>Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i>, July 1687. It describes why that apple fell from that tree in that orchard in Lincolnshire. Whether or not that apple actually …

WIRED Space Photo of the Day 2013 | WIRED

Jan. 19, 2014: Solar X-Flare<p>The largest sunspot group of the solar cycle unleashed a large (X1.2 class) flare just when it was facing right towards …

Higgs Boson Discoverers Win Nobel Prize In Physics

The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2013 has been awarded to François Englert and Peter W. Higgs, the two scientists who independently from each other both laid out the theoretical framework for the Higgs Boson. If Nobel Prizes were awarded posthumously, Englert’s partner Robert Brout would likely have …

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to Higgs Boson Scientists

Two scientists — François Englert of Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgien, and Peter W. Higgs of the University of Edinburgh, UK — were …

Higgs Boson Physicists Snag Nobel Prize

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to two physicists who predicted the existence of the elusive Higgs boson particle, which is thought to …

An H-R diagram for the 9 kinds of physics undergrad

In my continuing effort to present cutting-edge research, I present here my findings on the <b>9 kinds of physics undergrad</b>.<p>First, let’s look at a …

PSA: Nintendo 2DS now available to budget-minded gamers

Many gamers are focused on the PS4 and Xbox One launches, but we'd be remiss if we didn't mention a third that just took place: the Nintendo 2DS is now available in Australia, Europe and North America. US-based shoppers can buy black/blue and black/red models for $129. As a refresher, the system is …

The Nintendo 2DS is now available across Europe, North America, and Australia priced at £109.99. Will you be buying one? http://www.t3.com/news/nintendo-2ds-now-available-in-europe-north-america-and-australia

First Evidence Found of a Comet Strike on Earth

Comet exploded 28 million years ago over Egypt, new study suggests.<p><b>Saharan glass and a brooch belonging to King Tut provide the first evidence of a comet directly impacting Earth, a new study claims. The finding may help unlock some of the mysteries surrounding the birth of our solar system.</b><p>About …

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