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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“Father of cannabis research” calls for rescheduling CBD - Cannabis News

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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“Father of cannabis research” calls for rescheduling CBD - Cannabis News

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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10 best 4/20 sites: Where marijuana history was made - Cannabis News

While it’s not yet on calendars, April 20 has become the unofficial holiday of marijuana, particularly in the growing number of states where pot has been decriminalized for recreational use.

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Pop Music and Cannabis: A Romance That Began in the 1930s – Cannabis News

More than 80 years ago, when American music tastes were morphing into what we call the Swing Era, cannabis references began popping up regularly in popular music.

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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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Do You Know These Stoner Superstitions About Cannabis Rules and Etiquette? – Cannabis News

Similar to tobacco, cannabis has always held its own mythology.

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Louis Armstrong and Cannabis: Celebrating the Jazz Legend’s Lifelong Love of “the Gage” – Cannabis News

On August 4th we celebrate the birth of one of the most influential figures in jazz. But did you know that Pops loved his pot?

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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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Oregon man considered ‘The Willy Wonka of Pot’ – Cannabis News

PENDLETON — In the marijuana world, cannabis breeder Daniel John “D.J.” Short gets rock star raves while simultaneously keeping to the shadows.

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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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Oakland museum's marijuana exhibit: Scholarly, fun and a little dangerous – Cannabis News

This is an ambitious undertaking for the Oakland Museum of California, but it comes at the right time and in the right place.

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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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