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Scientists Have Hacked Yeast to Produce Narcotics

Yeast, that magical microorganism that provideth bread and beer, can now make narcotics, too. In a much-anticipated update, a team of scientists from Stanford University has engineered a strain of common brewer’s yeast to turn simple sugars into opioid drugs.

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Engineered yeast turns sugar into painkiller

Scientists have reprogrammed the genetic machinery of baker’s yeast so that the fast-growing cells can convert sugar into hydrocodone in just three to five days.

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The abyss of the mind

How can you be alive and not be living.

I know this well.

I’m deep inside the hell of my mind. Scrambling to escape. Climbing and falling. 579 more words


It just doesn't matter anymore

I’m tired. Just plain tired. Tired of the whole fucking world. I hold my hand up high with my middle finger extended to the entire world. 389 more words


Day 8. 88%

I think this is day 8. I missed righting yesterday. My truck broke down and stranded me 11 miles from where I’m staying. My mom let me borrow her truck to get home. 309 more words


Cloudy day

Today is a cloudy day. Not because it rained. It’s cloudy deep inside me. Although I’m feeling much better as far as the withdraw symptoms are concerned I’m hurting deep inside. 253 more words


Day 6: toilet water

Went out with friends last night. Really wasn’t up to it. But I did end up having a blast. Went to a bar that was having karaoke. 262 more words