Say What? Why ‘Cannabis’ Is Rising and ‘Marijuana’ Is Fading - Cannabis News

A lexical shift is happening around the word cannabis. It's a term that’s changing social norms, business, law, and government.

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The Father of Cannabis Calls for Cannabinoid Research – Cannabis News

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam laid the scientific foundation upon which all modern cannabis knowledge is built.

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Ancient Cannabis 'Burial Shroud' Discovered in Desert Oasis – Cannabis News

For the first time, archaeologists have unearthed well-preserved cannabis plants, which were placed on a corpse some 2,500 years ago.

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How this tiny country took a global lead on cannabis research – Cannabis News

With its government’s approval, Israel has been a pioneer in medical cannabis research and development for more than 50 years.

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Was Marijuana the Original Cash Crop? – Cannabis News

While the expanding legal marijuana market is a novice of modern economy, cannabis is no new commodity.

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Marijuana exhibit at Oakland museum presents the high and lows of pot – Cannabis News

"Altered State: Marijuana in California," a one-of-its-kind museum exhibition focusing on the topic, is open through the summer at the Oakland Museum of California.

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The Beatles and Cannabis: How the Fab Four Got By with a Little Help from Their Friends – Cannabis News

It wasn’t until a chance encounter with the one and only Bob Dylan that the Beatles became truly enamored with the wacky tobacky.

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Cannabis Innovators and Activists: Dr. Raphael Mechoulam – Cannabis News

Knowing that morphine was isolated from the poppy and cocaine was isolated from the coca leaf, Dr. Mechoulam wondered about the main active component(s) in cannabis.

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