Saturday, January 25, 2020

Science

Can Beer Yeast Be Used To Create THC And CBD?

Here's why researchers are going through the trouble of creating THC and CBD from yeast when these chemicals are naturally available in the cannabis plant.

Elon Musk Is Smuggling Marijuana Onto The International Space Station

SpaceX will carry hemp cultures into outer space, so scientists can better understand the effects of microgravity on the plant.

CBD Could Be Part Of The Next Wave Of Antidepressants, Suggests Study

But it is going to take some doing for a CBD-based medicine to be recognized for its ability to treat depression in the United States.

The Science Behind Marijuana And Gaming Performance

While many devotees of cannabis and gaming swear marijuana boosts their performance, so far, the emerging science is mixed.

Why Music Turns You On The Same Way As Sex And Drugs

We all know intuitively that sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll provides pleasure in most humans. But why? Here's the science you've been waiting for.

Does Marijuana Legalization Lead To More Problematic Weed Use?

Marijuana legalization increased marijuana use and cannabis use disorder among older adults, a new study finds.

Why You May Want To Reconsider CBD-Infused Workout Clothes

Brands are infusing their workout clothes with CBD, but experts believe this function provides no benefits for users.

Lower Doses Of Marijuana Might Improve Your Sex Drive

A study looking into the history of marijuana and sex says that dosage plays an important role.

What Impact Does Marijuana Production Have On The Ozone?

As the cannabis industry continues to grow, it's important to minimize environmental harm.

Your Bong Probably Has More Germs Than A Toilet Seat

New study says that bongs, pipes and joints have more germs than toilet seats and other gross items you interact with on a daily basis.

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This Psilocybin Patent Could Be A Really Big Deal

Could a new patent signal corporations taking over psychedelics or is just Compass Pathways operating business as usual?

Can CBD Help With Winter Colds And Flu?

Some medical experts believe CBD can help manage the symptoms of the common cold and flu.

Does Brad Pitt Smoke Weed?

Brad Pitt is one of the world's most famous actors. Does he smoke weed though? Brad Pitt is one of those timeless stars, the kind...

Travelers Are Now Stealing Marijuana From Chicago Airports

When marijuana tourists throw away their stashes, enterprising travelers see an opportunity for free weed.