Cannabis
Cannabis (/ˈkænəbɪs/) is a genus of flowering plants that includes three different species, Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica and Cannabis ruderalis. These species are indigenous to Central and South A...
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HHmong Co-operative Hemp Cooperative in Lung Tam Village. Ha Giang, Vietnam
HA GIANG, Vietnam Hmong Co-operative Hemp Cooperative in Lung Tam Village. Ha Giang, Vietnam Peek In Motion I Who Are They? Two curious travellers who decided to lend their professional skills to.....
Teenagers who smoke cannabis damage their brains for LIFE and may be more likely to develop schizophrenia
The researchers, from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, said the results highlight the dangers of teenagers smoking cannabis during their formative years.
Teenagers who smoke cannabis damage their brains for LIFE and may be more likely to develop schizophrenia
The researchers, from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, said the results highlight the dangers of teenagers smoking cannabis during their formative years.
Regular Users Of Cannabis Are Less Creative And Less Aware
Regular users of cannabis are less aware of their own mistakes, and they are not good at creative thinking. This is the conclusion drawn by psychologist Mikael Kowal from his research on the effects o...
Chelsea Clinton Suggests Marijuana Is Killing People
Former White House rugrat Chelsea Clinton believes marijuana may have some therapeutic benefits, but she also thinks the herb may be killing people in states where it has been made legal.
El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
Reefer Madness Hits Colorado’s Toddlers
Colorado hospitals are seeing a spike in emergency room visits for children who have ingested their parents’ edibles.
Evidence Of THC Found In Colorado Town's Water Supply
Marijuana sales are not allowed in Hugo, Colorado, yet somehow evidence of THC has shown up in its water supply.
Colorado City To Use $1.5 Million From Pot Tax To Help Homeless
Aurora, Colorado’s third largest city, recently announced how it will use $1.5 million generated from a tax on recreational pot to supporting homeless people, the Aurora Sentinel reported.
Study Points To Cannabis’ Effect On Emotion Processing
A new study suggests that cannabis significantly affects users' ability to recognize, process and empathize with human emotions. The complex biochemistry of cannabis and how it affects the brain is on...
Marijuana In Space – NASA Discovers THC On Meteorite Fragment
The team of researchers who analyzed hundreds of meteorite fragments in search of microbacterial data found the presence of Tetrahydrocannabinol in trace amounts, the principal psychoactive constituen...
Marijuana Breathalyzer Test Could Be Coming Soon
A new invention may soon make it easier for police who pull over risky drivers to test them for marijuana impairment on the spot, in addition to the usual alcohol breath test. A marijuana breathalyzer...
Skunk Weed Cannabis Can Seriously Damage Vital Nerve Fibers In The Brain
A new study revealed that the use of highly potent “skunk weed” cannabis can seriously inflict damage on the white matter of the brain. Researchers said the damage in the brain may even lead to psycho...
California Acts To Regulate Pot Industry
California took a big step Friday toward regulating its legalized pot industry. Gov. Gerry Brown signed three bills that create a new state agency and develop guidelines for licensing, producing and t...
New Brain Effects Behind 'Runner's High'
The sensation may not just be about endorphins. A new study points to the same system of the brain involved in a marijuana buzz. After a nice long bout of aerobic exercise, some people experience what...
Cannabis (etymology)
The plant name cannabis is from Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis), via Latin cannabis, originally a Scythian or Thracian word, also loaned into Persian as kanab. English hemp (Old English hænep) may be an ear...
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Hemp
Hemp (from Old English hænep) is a commonly used term for high-growing varieties of the Cannabis plant and its products, which include fiber, oil, and seed. Hemp is refined into products such as hemp ...
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Tetrahydrocannabinol
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), or more precisely its main isomer (−)-trans-Δ-tetrahydrocannabinol ( (6aR,10aR)-delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol), is the principal psychoactive constituent (or cannabino...
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Cannabidiol
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of at least 85 active cannabinoids identified in cannabis. It is a major phytocannabinoid, accounting for up to 40% of the plant's extract. CBD is considered to have a wider s...
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Effects of cannabis
The primary effects of cannabis are caused by the chemical compounds in the plant, including cannabinoids such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which is only one of about 400 different cannabinoids. Can...
Religious and spiritual use of cannabis
Cannabis has been used in a entheogenic context - a chemical substance used in a religious, shamanic, or spiritual context - in India and Nepal since the Vedic period dating back to approximately 1500...
Cannabinoid
Cannabinoids are a class of diverse chemical compounds that act on cannabinoid receptors on cells that repress neurotransmitter release in the brain. Ligands for these receptor proteins include the en...
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Cannabis cultivation
This article presents common techniques and facts regarding the cultivation of the flowering plant cannabis, primarily for the production and consumption of marijuana buds. Cultivation techniques for ...
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Drug culture
Drug subcultures are examples of countercultures that are primarily defined by recreational drug use.Drug subcultures are groups of people united by a common understanding of the meaning and value (go...
Cannabis foods
Cannabis foods (including hash brownies and space cakes), more informally known as edibles, are food products made with cannabis in herbal or resin form as an ingredient. They are consumed as an alter...
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Cannabis smoking
Cannabis smoking is the inhalation of smoke or vapors released by heating the flowers, leaves, or extracts of cannabis. Smoking releases the main psychoactive chemical in cannabis, Δ-tetrahydrocannab...
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