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Colorado marijuana shops shattered record, sold $7.3M worth of pot on 4/20: report

Marijuana dispensaries in Colorado sold $7.3 million worth of legal pot on April 20, shattering previous records and giving the Centennial State its …

Headphones That Get You High on Dopamine Are Tipped to Go on Sale Next Month

When the music is not enough.<p>Headphones that stimulate the release of dopamine in your brain and reportedly make you feel high as hell have been …

Consumer Tech

Droneboarding is 2016's best new sport

So you want to go snowboarding, and you have snow and a board but — critically — you don't have an incline. Were this 2015, 2014, 2013, or really most years between the birth of humans and/or snowboarding, you probably would have just given up and/or started driving toward a mountain. But this is …

Drones

How Dopamine is Transported Within the Brain

<b>Researchers at University of Florida Health have discovered the mechanics of how dopamine transports into and out of brain cells, a finding that</b> …

Watch: Conan O’Brien, Ice Cube, and Kevin Hart smoke weed with a student driver

Ice Cube and Kevin Hart joined Conan O’Brien on yet another televised weed run last night, only this time it was a success.<p>It’s been over a year since O’Brien’s hilarious Lyft ride with the stars of the film <i>Ride Along</i>, where they asked hikers from Los Angeles’ Runyon Canyon where the city’s best …

Cannabis

5 Famous Stoners In History

<b>Despite the fact that marijuana use has been largely repressed in our most recent history, there have still been tremendously famous stoners in that</b> …

Teens now smoke more weed than cigarettes

<b>We have partnered with The Global Drug Survey, the world’s largest of its kind, and the results of which are used to influence government drug policy. Last year, 100,000 people took the survey, with their invaluable insight into drug habits proving influential on a worldwide scale. Look out for</b> …

Mark McMorris caps 4-medal weekend for Canadian snowboarders at Dew Tour event

Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris capped off a four-medal weekend for Canadian snowboarders at the Dew Tour competition in Breckenridge, Colo., on …

Extreme Sports

Cannabis-Infused Wine – What's In Store For The Future?

The pairing of wine and weed seems like a hip new fad that has grown out of the explosion in legalization around the US. Maybe you add a little …

Man arrested for possession of 70 magic mushrooms has happiest mugshot of all time

We can’t for the life of us think why this man is so happy in his mugshot.<p>It couldn’t possibly be anything to do with the vast quantities of weed and …

Trippy Networks: How LSD Changes Consciousness

<b>LSD is known to cause changes in consciousness, including “ego-dissolution”, or a loss of the sense of self. Despite a detailed knowledge of the</b> …

Just hit tab: why Silicon Valley techies are dropping LSD at work

According to its fans in California, taking ‘microdoses’ of the hallucinogen enhances energy and creativity. Just watch out for the multicoloured fish swimming out of your monitor …<p><b>Full name:</b> Lysergic acid diethylamide.<p><b>Age:</b> First synthesised by Dr Albert Hoffman in Switzerland in 1938.<p><b>Appearance:</b> …

Silicon Valley

Microdoses of LSD and mushrooms as an alternative to Adderall (or coffee!)

Self-experimenters, inspired by a 2011 presentation by The Psychedelic Explorer's Guide author James Fadiman, are taking tiny "sub-perceptual" doses …

San Francisco

How Cannabinoids Interact with the Body

Most people know that THC is the active agent that gets you high, but few of us know much beyond that. What’s CB1? Endocannabinoid?! Read on to find …

This Guy Did Nothing But Take LSD And Watch ‘The Simpsons’ For Two Days

Watching <i>The Simpsons</i> and taking drugs. It’s the dream of the 1990s, and 2000s, and 2010s, all the way to the 3040s, when Fox might finally cancel the animated series (or someone blocks the sun, driving mankind to madness with all the incessant owl hooting — whichever comes first).<p>Redditor and human …

The Simpsons

Is Vaping Safer Than Traditional Smoking?

Remember those big bulky vaporizers that your parents stuck in your room to increase some of the moisture in the air and help you breathe better? Now we have small compact vaporizers in the form of e-cigarettes that travel in your pocket. Research hasn't caught up with the effects of e-cigarettes, …

Marlboro Now Selling Weed Cigarettes

Washington, Oregon, Colorado and Alaska residents are celebrating the release of Phillip Morris Marlboro ‘M’ Brand <b>Weed Cigarettes</b> available next …

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

Kawasaki unveils 2016 ZX-10R with advanced electronics package

Kawasaki has been on a winning streak in the Superbike World Championship, and the 2016 Ninja ZX-10R unveiled today is designed both to capitalize on …

KTM 1290 Super Duke GT - first official pics

<b>THESE</b> are the first official pictures of the forthcoming KTM 1290 Super Duke GT, the tourer based on the 180hp 1290 Super Duke R. Although the bike …

Motorcycles

What '60 Minutes' Didn't Tell You About Legalized Marijuana

On Sunday night, ’60 Minutes’ revisited a story it had previously aired on the state of Colorado’s legalized marijuana industry, going back to the state in order to get an update. The story gave a great broad overview of the industry, but by trying to cover so many parts of this business, many …

Cannabis

California’s biggest marijuana festival — the High Times Cannabis Cup — is ready to roll

The stage is set for <i>High Times</i>’ annual Northern California Medical Cannabis Cup, expected to draw several thousand attendees, and hundreds of exhibitors and speakers to the Cow Palace in Daly City Saturday and Sunday.<p>Doctors will be on-site doling out recommendations for the sedating botanical this …

Cannabis business gets higher and higher at Cow Palace

Longtime cannabis activist Russ Belville couldn’t be more definitive in delivering his “Marijuana Legalization State of the Union” Saturday.<p>“The state of the union is stronger than it’s ever been,” Belville said after giving his address at the Cannabis Cup, the marijuana trade show that is expected …

A Gathering of the Most Beautiful Motorcycles

I walked the grounds of Carmel California’s Quail Lodge, host of the seventh annual Quail Motorcycle Gathering, trying to pick favorites. I had …

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

Black Market Pot Sale Becomes Violent Robbery

<i>(credit: CBS)</i><p><b>DENVER (CBS4)</b> – Marijuana is likely the motive for a violent robbery committed in the middle of the day in a busy part of Denver. It’s …

Marijuana News · High Times

Stay in the know with breaking marijuana news and insights on cannabis legalization, state laws, and political movements.

Legal Marijuana Will Be a $30 Billion Industry by 2019 | Inc.com

Quantifying revenue and other information on the marijuana industry used to be impossible. But thanks to legalization in Colorado, Washington, and other states, data on the rapidly growing business is now emerging.<p>According to a new report from cannabis news site Marijuana Business Daily, the …

Cannabis