Saturday, October 31, 2020

Science

Study Suggests Women Are More Sensitive To THC Than Men

One theory that the researchers posed is that estrogen, a primarily female hormone, could influence the metabolism of THC.

Science Explains How Marijuana Inspires Awe

Regular cannabis users often report an important side effect of smoking marijuana — everything in your life seems amazing.

Here’s The Best Way To Preserve Marijuana For Long Periods Of Time

The compounds in marijuana are heavily affected by oxygen, light and temperature.

Why Mice Are Perfect For Marijuana Research

Mice are anatomically, physiologically, and genetically similar to humans. In fact, humans and mice share about 95% of their 30,000 genes.

Understanding The Importance Of Marijuana Studies And Outcomes

With conflicting information, it’s difficult to show a perspective that’s fair and unbiased.

Study Confirms CBD Could Protect Brain Against Neurodegenerative Diseases

While more research is necessary, a new study confirms CBD contains neuroprotective potential against degenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's.

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.

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The Terrible Way Young Prince Harry Found Out He’d Never Be King

In the documentary "Meghan and Harry: The Baby Years", Ingrid Seward, editor of Majesty magazine, spoke about the harsh reality Harry had to face as a kid.