Cynthia Whipple Young

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Colorado stash: $184M in marijuana taxes

Colorado expects to take in about $184 million in tax revenue from marijuana in the first 18 months after legislation -- and much of that money will be funneled into teaching kids to stay away from pot.<p>The state's Joint Budget Committee released the report. Marijuana became legal for recreational …

Washington House Overwhelmingly Approves Ban On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Last night the Washington House of Representatives approved a bill that would abolish medical marijuana dispensaries, a.k.a. “collective gardens,” and impose new restrictions on patients who use cannabis for symptom relief. H.B. 2149, which passed by a vote of 67 to 29, would thereby eliminate some …

Dabs—marijuana's explosive secret

Two months into Colorado's great marijuana experiment, a single trend may be poised to tarnish the "natural and healthy" image of legal weed: hash …

The mythology of marijuana

Over the course of my 52-year professional career as a forensic pathologist and medicolegal consultant, I have been involved in numerous civil and …

Our Nation's Raging Conversation About Marijuana

Our nation has been mired in a war against marijuana that has proven to be as wrong-minded and counterproductive as the prohibition against alcohol back in the 1930s. Recognizing the social and economic toll this war on pot was causing our country (not to mention the civil liberties concerns), I …

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Anna Silveira: A Passion for Immortalizing Everyday Moments

Anna Silveira uses photography to document and preserve the events and emotions that arise in the course of her subjects’ daily life experiences, or …

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The Science of Cheese Is Weirder Than You Think

Cheese is not just food, it’s a variety show. The multitude of aromas, flavors, and textures found in cheeses throughout the world is more than we …

How the Blind Dream

Most of my dreams are boring. I’m typically talking to someone I know, either on the phone or in person, in a familiar place. The conversations tend to include ideas that I’ve read about or experienced recently in my waking life. Some of my dreams don’t even have the intrigue of another character; …

Major winter storm poised to wallop U.S. Mid-Atlantic

Large amounts of snow to cities including Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C. area on March 2 and 3, according to NOAA’s National Weather …

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