Shattering the stereotype of the lazy pothead, new research suggests cannabis users are actually more satisfied, more successful, and even more likely to volunteer in their communities than their nonsmoking counterparts.
You see a woman or man across a crowded room and it feels as if a vortex of uncontrollable energy is pulling you toward them.
“It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Lewis Carroll – Alice in Wonderland Do you think suppose that forgiving an enemy today or in the near future could affect the outcome of war, slavery, and hardship endured by our ancestors?
Prejudice is as old as the humanity itself. Every day we find our minds leaning to hating others for many reasons.
From an early age, I have always wondered why people seem to be wrong about everything. As a kid growing up in the 2000’s decade, I constantly noticed that people generally did not have an accurate sense of probability, especially pertaining to fear.
Do you like festivals? What about mind boggling, heavy bass? Then it sounds like Jeff Abel’s (Excision) very first Lost Lands Music Festival is the place that you wanna be this fall!
(op-ed AM) Following the attempted political assassination of several GOP members of Congress this week, calls for “unity” echoed through the halls of power.
(ZH) Last week we reported that as Illinois, a state which now faces over $15 billion in backlogged bills, struggles over the next two weeks to somehow come up with its first budget in three years ahead of a June 30 fiscal year end, and faces an imminent ratings downgrade to junk – the first ever in US state history – traders finally puked, sending the yield on its bonds surging after a judge ruled at the start of the month that the state is violating consent decrees and previous orders, and instructed the state to achieve “substantial compliance with consent decrees”, further pressuring its financial situation.
Perhaps to squelch concerns that Asgardia will be set up as a monarchy, or to stymy worries that earthlings’ taxes will be funding the city in the sky, Asgardia recently held a town meeting to answer the many questions which have arisen since its announcement.
(Inhabitat) An unsuspecting fisherman recently stumbled across an incredibly rare two-headed dolphin.
Could this world, this existence as human beings on planet Earth, be some type of prison? I’m starting to get the feeling that Earth is some kind of lesson learning place, some kind of “hell,” a “time-out session” for bad children.
Chemical, synthetic pharmaceutical companies like to down-play the effectiveness of natural, plant-based, herbal remedies, but a new study has proven that almost 30,000 (and counting) plant species are used medicinally throughout the world.
We often underestimate the intelligence of fellow animals on this planet, but this story will drop your jaw.
The Dutch have already closed 19 prisons due to super low crime rates, but the government just announced that the tiny country doesn’t have the funds to keep so many empty institutions open, and will close another round of prisons; they are simply unneeded.
Although it can be a hard pill to swallow, sometimes we need not look any further than our own selves to discover why life isn’t working for us.
When a person decides they want to search for the truth about what this world is, and accept where the truth leads them at the expense of their illusions, it can be a painful path at times.
Intuition, the “sixth sense” that we all have within us naturally, is something distinctly different from a regular thought process in the mind.
A couple years ago, it was brought to people’s attention that toddlers as young as three years old are being prescribed amphetamine.
Have you ever repeatedly seen the same numbers on the clock, or on license plates, and wondered how you could possibly see the same numbers over and over?
The U.S. government, via the EPA and titans of polluting industry have gotten away with putting chemicals in our water that cause a “light lobotomy” for decades now, but the Fluoride Action Network (FAN), along with a coalition of environmental and public health groups is seeking a ban on well-documented, neurotoxic chemical – fluoride.