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Archaeologists found a 1,000-year-old shamanic pouch in a cave in southwestern Bolivia.

Archaeologists found a 1,000-year-old shaman’s pouch in the Andes. It contained multiple hallucinogenic drugs, including cocaine.

In a cave high in the Bolivian highlands, archaeologists found a 1,000-year-old shamanic pouch filled with cocaine and other hallucinogenic drugs.

Denver just became the first city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms. Here’s what they do to your body and mind.

Mushroom's active ingredient is a drug called psilocybin, which has the potential to address conditions like anxiety and depression.

Evidence is mounting that psychedelic drugs can help treat diseases. Here are the most promising uses.

There's been a resurgence of interest in psychedelic drugs' potential to treat conditions like depression. Research is beginning to yield new treatments.

8 incredible facts about the booming US marijuana industry

The US marijuana industry is worth billions of dollars, and is showing no signs of slowing down.
Gammarus roeseli is a type of freshwater shrimp found in European rivers like the Czech Republic's Morava river.

Cocaine has been found in some European shrimp, and it’s part of a disturbing trend of drug-filled shellfish

Shrimp in five UK rivers have tested positive for trace amounts of cocaine. This is just one example of drug-filled shellfish around the world.
Lewis called the Milbrook Police claiming there was a burglar in her home. There was not.

A woman called the police on her husband in order to catch him having an extramarital affair, but was arrested on charges of making a false police rep...

A woman believed her husband was having an extramarital affair, so she called the police claiming there was a burglar in their home. This didn't work.
Psychedelics appear to have a unique ability to treat conditions that fail to respond to even the best current medicines.

Tim Ferriss just helped launch the world’s first research center dedicated to turning psychedelics into medicines

The research hub opens Friday with funds from Tim Ferriss. Scientists will explore the drugs' potential to treat mental illnesses like depression.

2 Connecticut politicians started feuding in the comments section of a local blog, then challenged each other to a public drug test in a urinalysis sh...

The two officials both took urine tests following several days of insulting one another's intelligence and accusing each another of being on drugs.
Metformin is often called a "miracle drug."

A ‘miracle drug’ used for diabetes prevention could also be a key to weight loss maintenance

A new study found that diabetes drug metformin could help people who lost significant weight to keep it off for the longterm.
A group of women (not pictured) on a bachelorette party had a nasty surprise when they arrived at their Airbnb.

A group on a bachelorette-party trip were shocked to find a dead body in their Airbnb

The partygoers' trip to New Orleans for St. Patrick's Day took a turn when they found the body of a young man in their apartment.