While researching other things, an Italian team comes across THCP, a very potent new cannabinoid. The idea that THC is the only intoxicating cannabinoid has been thrown into question. A team of researchers just discovered a powerfully psychoactive cannabinoid, now called THCP. The Italian research team believes the chemical structure of trans-Δ9-tetrahydrocannabiphorol (THCP) makes it…
They say that crossing breeding has obliterated ‘indica’ and ‘sativa.’ Is it time for a vocabulary upgrade? The human mind has a tendency to abstract, group, and organize concepts into understandable constituent elements. In modernity, governments use the word “drugs” to define everything from coffee to heroin, and everything in between. With such restrictive language,…
Counterfeit Dank vapes (and others) are sending young people to hospital with severely damaged lungs. How worried should we be? Although e-cigarette technology has been around for nearly sixty years, discussions about vaping still appear controversial. Proponents claim it’s much better to vape your cannabis than to smoke it. But not everyone agrees. The news…
Juva Life Inc. announced that their fully-owned subsidiary, Juva RWC, received a commercial cannabis license for non-storefront retail from the state of California for their location in Redwood City. The non-storefront retail license allows Juva Life to deliver cannabis products directly to consumers. Operations are expected to commence within 4 weeks. Juva RWC’s location could…
Sunflower lecithen is the preferred binder when cooking edibles and here’s why. Gravity is the force that holds the earth together. Without it, we’d be a floating mass of dust wandering aimlessly through space and time. And a well-made cannabis edible also has a glue that holds it together. Known as a binder, it allows…
istockphoto.com A local man who habitually runs while wearing earbuds has assured everyone that the practice poses no risk, because he keeps the volume at a “safe level.” The same man regularly startles when he’s overtaken by fellow runners and walkers—even when they’ve made a conscious effort to alert him to their presence. “I know…
Aleafia Health Inc. (TSX: ALEF, OTC: ALEAF, FRA: ARAH) (“Aleafia Health” or the “Company”) has reached a definitive Cannabis Material Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) on November 29, 2019, with a Canadian Licensed Producer. Under the terms of the Agreement, Aleafia Health will sell 2,840 kg of dried cannabis flower at a price per gram of…
istockphoto.com The person you’re running with is “so out of shape” she “can’t believe it,” Dumb Runner has learned. This person is also currently kicking your ass and making it look easy. The implicit takeaway, experts said, is that you suck. Your run began as usual, with you meeting the person at your usual spot…
Biotech company creates first true GMO strain of cannabis with water-soluble cannabinoids. The world’s first GMO strain is here. But what does that mean for cannabis? Well first, one must look at GMO itself, a commonly misunderstood and often demonized technique that gives beneficial traits to plants, which in turn, increases global food security.  GMO…
Belly button cannabis claims to be the ultimate in transdermal healing. Let’s see about that. Belly button cannabis is a medical mystery that is shrouded in lore. The practice has been around for a long time, but this naval sensation has only recently gained popular attention. What’s causing the craze? Partially, this new round of…