Silicon Valley Is Spending Millions Trying to Synthesize THC From Yeast
Startups are growing THC, CBD, and "unnatural cannabinoids" from yeast. But some scientists say yeast-grown compounds will never compete with the real plant.
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I Got an MRI While Stoned to See What My Brain Looked Like
A research team at University College, London is studying the impact of cannabis on the brain. I went along and inhaled marijuana vapour for science.
Gatorbeug Wants To Make The Great Australian Bong
The Queensland bong artist is helping people achieve their dreams of smoking out of Shane Warne’s head and a Nike TN.
We Asked People Who've Never Smoked Weed What They Think it'd Feel Like
"I think it’d be a 'go with the flow' type feeling. I'd be sitting against a wall, my eyes half closed, I'd feel numb and soft like a cloud—maybe I'd be wearing a beanie?"
How the Nimbin Mardi Grass Has Changed, Thanks to Cops
When it started everyone openly smoked in the street. Now riot cops are regular attendees and most of the actual weed has gone underground.
Marijuana Users Might Need More Anesthesia in Medical Procedures
They needed 14 percent more fentanyl and 220.5 percent more propofol during procedures like endoscopies or colonoscopies.
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Weed Seems to Protect Your Liver From the Effects of Hard Drinking
Though it shouldn’t encourage anyone to start slamming shots after taking a dab.
Smoking Weed Before Sex Can Lead to Better Orgasms for Women, Study Finds
Sex while high can help overall sexual satisfaction, desire, orgasm, and improve pain during sex.
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This Is Why Weed Makes Some People Anxious
It’s a cruel irony that the very people who could benefit from weed’s relaxing effects are often the ones who don’t feel them.
The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia
A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
A Family Birthday Descended into Chaos After Someone Put Weed in the Cake
Several party guests greened out, vomited, and had to be sent to hospital. Two of them were in their 80s.
Dan Bilzerian's Weed Company Is Keeping Sexist Cannabis Ads Alive
Women in the industry aren't happy about the overly sexualized billboards from Ignite, which they say don't reflect where cannabis culture is heading.