New legislation in the U.S. Congress may speed the arrival of new drugs, but will it leave citizens more exposed to dangerous drugs that have not been thoroughly tested? Julia Wilde examines how a drug moves through the FDA's approval process.
Dig into the mystery of a skull found with several holes drilled in the cranium.
The array of consciousness-altering substances that people in the early Americas used was wider than thought.
During World War II, Adolf Hitler regularly took methamphetamines, a report suggests.
Mind-altering substances were all the rage 1,500 years ago, at least among certain elite members of a South American society.
An allegedly racist Super Bowl ad isn't the first time the soft drink company has been controversial. ->
Inebriation is rampant in the animal kingdom.
From secret drug tests to nuclear bombs set off in the atmosphere -- you'll wish you never knew, too.