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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America's First Legit Weed Cafe Has Nearby Synagogue Worried About the Contact High
The city of Los Angeles has approved a cannabis cafe, but the attendees of Congregation Kol Ami don't want to be neighbors.
Canada Made Its Legal Weed Rules Too Tough and Is Going to Pay for It
Confusing rules around social media and advertising put licensed producers at a disadvantage against U.S. brands signing celebrities like Jay-Z.
What It’s Like to Deal Drugs in a Country with the Harshest Penalties in the World
Thousands of Filipino citizens have been killed in President Duterte's violent war on drugs. VICE meets a local dealer to learn why anyone would run the huge risk of selling when your life is literally on the line.
How a Bogus Anti-Weed Stat Seeped into the Mainstream
"These guys are the flat-earth crew."
I Got an MRI While Stoned to See What My Brain Looked Like
I inhaled marijuana vapor to help a research team at University College London study the impact of cannabis on the brain.
Turns Out Celebrities Aren't That Great at Selling Weed
Snoop Dogg, Ghostface Killah, and… Martha Stewart? As the legal weed market expands, brands want famous faces to promote their products, even if they’ve never smoked a joint in their life.
The Midwest Is About to Have a Weed Revolution
"This is the biggest domino yet to fall."
Now That NRATV Is Dead, Watch Seven of Its Most Unhinged Segments
From Dana Loesch putting a KKK hood on Thomas the Tank Engine to some guy calling weed "a prostitute of sorts."
Avocado Chocolate Mousse Recipe
No cows were harmed in the making of this dessert.
Nevada Is the First State to Ban Employer Drug Tests for Weed
It's the first step towards protecting people who are using a legal drug.
How the 1 Percent Gets High
Wealthy stoners are skipping $750 bongs in favor of cannabis consultants and heirloom weed.