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Canopy Will Enter U.S. If Marijuana Bill Is Passed, CEO Says

Canopy Growth Corp. is prepared to enter the U.S. market if new legislation forces the federal government to respect state laws on marijuana, …

This is the #1 Industry You Need to Be Paying Attention to

Explosive growth that's hard to ignore.<p>There are reports that the cannabidiol (CBD) market will grow by an estimate of 700 percent by 2020. One report by Hemp Business Journal, an industry market research publication, projects that the market will reach $2.1 billion by 2020. That's compared to just …

Cannabis

This Mormon Family Is Fighting With The LDS Church Over Medical Marijuana

A Mormon family is fighting with the Church of Latter Day Saints over medical marijuana.<p>Until recently, the Cromar family were active members of the …

'Budtenders,' edibles chefs among fastest-growing jobs in legal marijuana industry

Help wanted: budtenders, cannabis chefs, flavor scientists, extraction technicians.<p>Those are just a few of the new job categories opening up in the budding legal cannabis industry in more than two dozen states where the drug is legal for medical or recreational use or both.<p>A quick scan of online …

Cannabis

More and More People Are Looking For Jobs in the Canadian Cannabis Industry

Searches of cannabis-related jobs are four times higher this July, than a year ago.<p>An increasing number of people are looking for employment in the Canadian weed industry, a trend that is indicative of how the stigma surrounding cannabis appears to be eroding in the lead up to recreational …

Cannabis

A horse was neglected by its owner. Now the horse is suing.

Justice is an 8-year-old American quarter horse who used to be named Shadow. And when he was named Shadow, he suffered. At a veterinarian’s exam last year, he was 300 pounds underweight, his black coat lice-ridden, his skin scabbed and his genitals so frostbitten that they might still require …

U.S. Secretary of Defense

Feeling lonely? Science says you might just need more sleep

Do you ever just feel like you’re in a social slump? It happens to all of us from time to time, and maybe you’re feeling that way right this very …

Psychology

See striking and bizarre images of cancer cells

The Art of Science, an exhibition in Melbourne, Australia, has taken on the interesting challenge of blending art and a healthy dose of science education.<p>The free exhibition, held at the Federation Square in the city, features images and videos taken from medical research, and the pictures of …

Cancer Cells

Israel and Canada high on budding medical cannabis ties

Experts warn that government regulations tied to exporting marijuana could lose Israel billions of dollars in revenue<p>><br>• ><p>An employee inspects the leaf …

Cannabis

Some California Cities Fight to Ban Pot Deliveries

The Bureau of Cannabis Control, however, believes delivering marijuana across city and county lines — even to a city that's banned marijuana sales — …

Cannabis

8 CBD products you need to try—even if you’re a skeptic

<i>When it comes to choosing a CBD product, it can feel like the Wild West. With almost no regulation in place, how can a wellness-minded, CBD-curious</i> …

Skin Care

Why Does Love Fade Over Time? We Asked Experts & Here's What They Said

The myth of the seven-year itch is a strong one. Is there a point where, no matter how happy you've been in a relationship, things just get a little …

Relationships

How to avoid life's biggest regrets, enjoy the best years: Advice from 90-year-olds

A minister who interviewed her oldest congregants was surprised by some of their answers.<p>What will you regret most at the end of a long life? Like many people, the Rev. Lydia Sohn was curious so she posed a simple question to a man in his 90s.<p>“Do you wish you had accomplished more?” she asked.<p>“No, …

United Methodist

Strange brains offer a glimpse into the mind

To understand the human brain, take note of the rare, the strange and the downright spooky. That’s the premise of two new books, <i>Unthinkable</i> by …

United Arab Emirates

Scientists Have Just Measured The 'Speed of Death' of a Cell And It's Surprisingly Beautiful

The end comes in waves.<p>For the first time, scientists have watched death moving through a cell, and measured the speed at which it travels.<p>The …

Biology

5 Concrete Floors That Will Cement Your Love for This Material

The design world is hot for concrete right now. It’s not only one of 2018’s biggest design trends, it’s equal parts sleekness and sturdiness. Plus, …

Home Improvement

5 Reasons Why Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Are Essential in the Cannabis Industry Business

Inclusion is not just a catch phrase, it's a managing philosophy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The cannabis sector is one of America’s fastest growing industries. Thirty states have passed medical marijuana laws, and nine of those allow adult use. Nearly two-thirds of …

Cannabis

Best Amateur Garden 2018: Floral Serendipity in the Bitterroot Valley of Montana by Kielian DeWitt

The winner of the 2018 Gardenista Considered Design Awards Best Amateur Garden is Kielian DeWitt for her project Floral Serendipity in the Bitterroot …

Landscaping

North Dakota Marijuana Legalization Measure Qualifies For November Ballot

North Dakotans voted to approve medical cannabis two years ago, and now they will get the chance to decide on full marijuana legalization this November.<p>Activists collected a sufficient number of signatures to qualify a ballot measure that would allow adults over 21 to use and grow marijuana, the …

Cannabis

How This Techie Became An Advocate For Marijuana

Tech consultant Pamela Hadfield and her serial entrepreneur husband Mark were in the midst of launching their second tech startup when one night over dinner, a close friend suggested she try marijuana to treat her persistent migraine headaches.<p>“I just kind of rolled my eyes, [and thought] ‘Yeah, …

Cannabis

This Founder is Setting the Example for What a High-Growth Female-Led Cannabis Business Looks Like

Brittany Carbone is the founder and CEO of TONIC, a wellness company that develops CBD based topicals and orals from organically grown, hemp-derived CBD.<p>Prior to starting TONIC, Carbone was a professional personal trainer, a devotee to natural wellness remedies, and someone who battled anxiety. …

Cannabis

Can Article V Federally Legalize Cannabis?

As the fight for country-wide marijuana legalization gains momentum, lawyers have come up with some innovative ideas for challenging prohibition, such as the landmark Washington V Sessions case, which incubated at a New York Cannabis Bar Association meeting. Another engaging idea – Article V – was …

Cannabis

Surviving The Experience Economy: Why Switzerland Is Winning

Travel is booming, and it’s not because of Boomers.<p>As more Millennials have reached higher levels of affluence, they’ve started to take more exotic trips. In fact, Millennials have the highest average spend per trip at $879 according to Mintel. Young people are spending a higher percent of their …

Roger Federer

Brain area responsible for pessimism found

Neuroscientists have now found the brain area responsible for pessimism. The new research suggests that both anxiety and depression are caused by an …

Neuroscience

This life skill is more vital to your happiness than any other

Here’s a harsh life truth that you’ll never hear in your formative years — there is a very high probability you will not discover what you truly want …

Motivation

Local startup makes coffee-table worthy bongs

With his startup’s geometric bongs, Simon Grigenas’s target market ranges from “your typical suit wearer” to “moms who want to relax.”<p>Grigenas, a …

Cannabis

Gum Billionaire William Wrigley Jr. Is Getting In On The Medical Marijuana Industry

Wrigley Field and chewing gum are likely to come to the forefront of someone’s mind when they hear the brand name Wrigley, but according to a report …

Cannabis

That Grieving Mother Orca Is Still Carrying Her Dead Calf, And Scientists Are Getting Worried

Her grief could end up being deadly.<p>A grieving orca was spotted off the coast of Washington state Thursday, carrying her stillborn calf through the …

Animals

Top 7 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Medical Research

Pharmaceutical Company Reveals Cost of FDA-Approved Cannabis Based Medicine

U.K. company GW Pharmaceuticals has revealed how much their new epilepsy drug Epidiolex will cost. Epidiolex was approved for use in the U.S. by the …