Uruguay became the first nation in the world to legislate for the production, sale and state regulation of marijuana. Many hope that when the law takes full effect next year, fewer people will use a cheap, highly addictive cocaine derivative called "pasta base". Others fear the opposite.
The future of sex: can the female condom catch on second time around? Once mocked as having the erotic appeal of a jellyfish, the female condom is being reinvented as the next big thing in protective sex.