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Veteran Explains How MDMA Helped Heal His Postwar Trauma

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.17.2014 | Science

MDMA, the illegal raver stimulant commonly known by its street names molly and ecstasy, may be poised to attract a new demographic beyond young people...

America Is a Land of Mustache Glory and Here's the Map

Ryan Nickum | Posted 04.16.2014 | Comedy
Ryan Nickum

Having Carl Weathers as your spirit mustache creates a lot of pressure, Is Virginia up to the challenge?

Reef Mappers: Visually Documenting Coral Reefs, Before They're Gone

Amber Jackson | Posted 04.11.2014 | Green
Amber Jackson

In an effort to capture the hearts and minds of people, a group of reef mappers with the Catlin Seaview Survey have set out to visually document coral reefs, before they're gone.

The Geography of Justin Bieber Fever in North America

Ryan Nickum | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment
Ryan Nickum

When deciding where to live, there's no shortage of considerations, particularly when it comes to the musical tastes of your neighbors. Before movin...

8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa

Vicky Ramírez | Posted 04.08.2014 | Impact
Vicky Ramírez

This incredible collection of maps really puts the African continent's population, income, growth, and potential into context.

Illinois Is the WORST State for Nonprofit Agencies

Madison Bondi | Posted 03.21.2014 | Chicago
Madison Bondi

According to a map put together by reddit user, bigafricanhat, using statistics from StateMaster.com, Illinois is apparently the WORST for nonprofit agencies.

Emily Thomas

First LSD Study In Decades Shows Medical Promise

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.06.2014 | Science

After a decades-long pause on LSD medical research, the results of the first LSD study approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 40 years h...

A 'True Detective'-Inspired Map of America's Most Macabre Murder Cases

Roadtrippers | Posted 03.06.2014 | Entertainment
Roadtrippers

There's no denying that human beings have always been predisposed to fascination with the unusual, ugly, and frightening things that hide in the dark corners of the world around us. Unfortunately, not all monsters live in our imagination. This map is an exploration of America's real-life monsters and the detectives who caught them.

9 Maps That Should Outrage Southerners

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 03.07.2014 | Business

Look, there are lots of things to love about the South. It's clean and quiet. There's delicious food, good people and often amazing weather. But that'...

What's New on Mars: Triangle Monkey Butt

Jan Millsapps, Ph.D. | Posted 03.05.2014 | Science
Jan Millsapps, Ph.D.

The newest name-it-and-claim-it-in-space game, a Uwingu/Mars One partnership, invites the public to participate in naming the 500,000 unnamed craters on Mars. Five dollars gets you a small crater; the big bucks buy you more.

This Is The United States Of Comcast, Depressing Map Shows

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 03.05.2014 | Technology

Forget the United States of America: This is the United States of Comcast. Comcast's $45 billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable is going to give it ...

This Map Will Change How You View Public Transportation In America

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 02.16.2014 | Business

Want to channel your inner Jack Kerouac but too broke to own a car? Just really into "map porn"? Then this one is for you. This incredibly detailed...

Your State's Economy Is As Big As An Entire Country's

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.05.2014 | Business

The American economy is so massive that your home state has a GDP (or gross domestic product) roughly equal to that of an entire country. Here's a cle...

Where Would You Live On This Amazing Map Of The Internet?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.31.2014 | Technology

Some people -- your friendly editors and reporters at HuffPost Tech included -- are on the Internet so much, they may as well live there. Over on ...

Book Review: Mindful Molecules

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 03.13.2014 | Books
Craig K. Comstock

In contrast to the war on drugs, MAPS wants psychedelics and substances such as marijuana and MDMA adopted as prescription medicines. The acronym stan...

Hiking Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 03.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Mirza Grotts

When was the last time you stepped on a mountaintop? If recently, then you probably know the hiking drill. If not, it can't hurt to brush up on the do's and don'ts of hiking etiquette. No matter how short or long your trail, being smart goes the distance when it comes to the outdoors.

These States Could Benefit From The Most Popular New Year's Resolution

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Americans think most people gain about five pounds during the holiday season. While studies show it's actually far less, the small amount of weight th...

What A Surprise Beyonce Album Does To The Internet

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.16.2013 | Technology

Never underestimate the element of surprise. Or Beyonce. Last Thursday, the pop star shook up the music world by announcing and dropping a new, se...

WATCH: If NYC Were In 'Super Mario World'

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 12.04.2013 | New York

Actor and comedian Robert Bacon has re-imagined the New York City subway map as a a Super Mario World-scape. Bacon, who previously designed a Donk...

LOOK: This Dating Map Of Florida Reveals Hilarious Truths

Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

If Miami was dating, what would her profile look like? Go ahead and stuff your "slutty photos" jokes. According to multimedia artist R. Luke DuBoi...

Wear Your Travels Around Your Neck

Posted 11.22.2013 | Travel

Once upon a time, world travelers pushed thumbtacks into maps to mark and track their adventures. That practice is still a good one, but now those...

This Is Not Just Another Boring Atlas (IMAGES)

Posted 10.31.2013 | Books
Read More: Maps, Atlas, Books News

"Maps," written and illustrated by Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski, came out earlier this month from Big Picture Press, a new imprint of...

America's Most Terrifying Monsters by State (Infographic)

Roadtrippers | Posted 12.30.2013 | Weird News
Roadtrippers

This United States of Monsters infographic notes the monster that wreaks the most havoc in every state, and it could save your life. From the Jersey Devil to Bigfoot, America's crawling with cryptozoological beasts. Some are harmless, while others seek to maim, dismember and destroy.

Mind-Blowing Maps You Won't See In Textbooks

www.upworthy.com | Posted 12.08.2013 | World

Get your maps! Get 'em hot! If you stick around for the reveal at 1:14, you'll be glad you did. ...

Putting Time in Perspective

Wait But Why | Posted 11.29.2013 | College
Wait But Why

Humans are good at a lot of things, but putting time in perspective is not one of them. To try to grasp some perspective, I mapped out the history of time as a series of growing timelines.