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These Cities Have The Cheapest Marijuana In The World

Although the most expensive cannabis is in countries where it is illegal and penalties can be very harsh, the cheapest cities to buy a gram are more of a mixed bag.

Is This Meghan Markle’s Wedding Dress Designer?

We're not experts on the fashion industry, but we can say with certainty that designing Meghan Markle's royal wedding dress is one of the most important and sought after jobs a fashion designer could ever have.

Thank You, Dennis Peron, For Always Fighting The Good Fight

San Francisco Cannabis Buyers' Club, the first medical marijuana dispensary in America, which Dennis Peron established and ran in open defiance of federal and state law.

The Best Way To Ditch Your Marijuana At The Vegas Airport

"What Happens Here, Stays Here" has been the official tourism slogan for Las Vegas for nearly 15 years. The same goes for Vegas' legal weed.

Google Can Predict Heart Disease By Looking Into Your Eyes

Verily is a health-tech subsidiary owned by Google, and they've just come up with a test that can diagnose heart disease by simply analyzing a person's eyes.

Green Rush Blues: Can Sustainable Farmers Survive Marijuana Legalization?

The California counties of Humboldt, Mendocino and Trinity, which comprise the Emerald Triangle, emerged as the epicenter of domestic cannabis cultivation in the late 1970s and early ‘80s.

These Cities Consume The Most Marijuana In The World

Where marijuana is legal, people will not necessarily consume more of it. In fact, of...

Green Rush Blues: Why The Illicit Market Will Thrive In California

Old Kai is an Emerald Triangle-based distribution business licensed by Mendocino County to transport cannabis from the farms and brands it works with to the main marketplaces in cities to the south.

Facial Recognition Software Has A Bias Towards White Men

New research from MIT reinforces the idea that facial recognition software is subject to biases due to the data sets provided, and the way in which these algorithms are created.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: Feb. 19

In Berkeley, the city council passed legislation to make the liberal college town a “sanctuary city” for marijuana. Find out about that more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.