Daniel Oberhaus

I report on (astro/nuclear/quantum) physics, artificial intelligence, space exploration, the future of energy, DIY tech/open source development, and the psychedelic renaissance. 

Meducation

Ketamine Nasal Spray Will Totally Change the Market for Antidepressant Drugs

It's one of the new classes of drugs that will challenge the old guard.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.19.17
Sex

The Biggest-Ever Orgasm Study Tells Us More About How Women Come

The world needs this right now.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.6.17
mental health

Risky Drugs Are Being Marketed to People With Mental Health Issues

"There is egregious overmedication with very dangerous antipsychotics for people who don't need them."
Daniel Oberhaus
8.15.17
The High Life

The NFL Has Offered to Do a Study About Using Weed to Manage Pain

Is this too little too late?
Daniel Oberhaus
8.3.17
the void

Near-Death Experiences Have a Freakish Amount in Common

But there are still some key differences, as a new study shows.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.27.17
It's Science

Bacteria Can Now Be Programmed Like a Computer

It could lead the way to cancer-hunting nanobots.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.26.17
Eat This

Coffee Drinkers Live Longer

Two massive new studies confirm previous findings.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.11.17
The High Life

What Makes People on Shrooms Jump Off Buildings and Die?

Researchers are trying to understand why psychedelics make some people trip so hard they think they can fly.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.31.17
Motherboard Homepage

This Device Zaps Water With Electricity to Make It Drinkable

A big step toward a scalable, energy-efficient water purification device.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.12.17
Meducation

Psychedelic Use Could Lower Suicide Risk

So reports a new study in a vulnerable population.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.1.17
Motherboard Homepage

LSD Makes It Harder to Recognize Fear in Others

The inability to recognize fear in others while on LSD may help treat depression and anxiety.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.5.17