WeedLife News Network

Hot off the press cannabis, marijuana, cbd and hemp news from around the world on the WeedLife News Network.
Beyond THC and CBD: What Else Is Out There? - Cannabis
Science
Though research is truly in its beginning stages, the cannabinoids known as THCV, CBN, and CBG are emerging as medically -- and in some cases recreationally -- significant.
The Science Behind Cooking With Cannabis - Cannabis News
Science
Cooking with cannabis has evolved beyond the edibles of our youth, which were often viewed as a delivery vehicle for an intense high rather than a legitimate culinary pursuit.
Higher education: Colleges add cannabis to the curriculum - Cannabis News
Science
As a green gold rush in legal marijuana and its non-drug cousin hemp spreads across North America, a growing number of colleges are adding cannabis to the curriculum to prepare graduates for careers cultivating, researching, analyzing and marketing the herb.
THC Might Have More Medical Value Than CBD, Says Cannabis Study - Cannabis News
Science
A group of researchers from the University of New Mexico have found that scientists may have been mistaken about the chemicals that are most and least associated with marijuana's medicinal properties.
Study Shows That Bees Like Hemp, And That’s Great News For The Environment - Cannabis News
Science
Farmers (and Sen. Mitch McConnell) aren’t the only ones who are excited about hemp. According to a recent study, the crop also attracts a variety of bees—and that can help inform ecologically sustainable agriculture practices.
Scientists Are Racing to Make Pot Like Booze So You Can Drink It - Cannabis News
Science
Companies are working to develop consumer-friendly cannabis drinks that can compete with alcohol but there’s one problem: Pot is nothing like booze.
What is the Endocannabinoid System? Here’s Everything You Need to Know - Cannabis News
Science
If you’ve ever wondered what causes the notable “high” from marijuana, you have the endocannabinoid system to thank.
What are Terpenes? Read Our Complete Guide To These Incredible Molecules - Cannabis News
Science
If you’ve ever wondered how cannabis gets its aroma, then you’re really asking what are terpenes.
Canada: Legalization sparks boom in once-stigmatized field of marijuana research - Cannabis News
Science
Dr. Mark Ware has devoted the past 20 years of his career to studying marijuana, and he can remember some “dark, lean” periods when he had to fight for meagre funding.
Marijuana gives you the munchies. What about CBD? - Cannabis News
Science
Smoking or ingesting cannabis is associated with the munchies. So, I wondered: Does CBD have the same effect?
The Most Important Cannabis Studies of 2018 - Cannabis News
Science
It’s with a mix of excitement and trepidation that we move into the next phase of cannabis research, still hoping to unlock the plant’s incredible therapeutic potential without letting Big Pharma swoop in and reap all the profits.
Legal weed is everywhere, unless you’re a scientist - Cannabis News
Science
Americans can legally buy high quality marijuana in most states, but when scientists want to study pot in a lab, they’re basically stuck with schwag.
Call Them Canna-Bees. How Cannabis Helps Bees and Vice Versa - Cannabis News
Science
The relationship between bees and cannabis is making headlines in both the scientific and entrepreneurial world. And it just may be a match made in heaven.
Scientists search for marijuana's holy grail: consistent highs - Cannabis News
Science
Simply smoking the cannabis flower doesn't provide that level of dependability time and again, but marijuana retailers and their customers would like it to.
Canadian Researchers Complete Mapping Cannabis Genome - Cannabis News
Science
One of the great mysteries surrounding cannabis has been solved. A team of scientists from the University of Toronto (U of T) has discovered how hemp and cannabis evolved from a single species—Cannabis sativa—but contain distinct chemical properties.
Canada’s Grand Cannabis Experiment Has Set Scientists Free - Cannabis News
Science
Legalization will vastly expand our understanding of the ancient drug plant and how it can improve lives.

WeedLife.com