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Cannabis Potency: How Does Lab Testing for THC and CBD Work?

Learn about High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), the most common technique to measure THC and CBD concentrations in cannabis flower.

The Biology of Cannabis vs. Opioids for Pain Relief

To fight the opioid epidemic, there needs to be a substitute that is more safe, effective, and accessible. How exactly does cannabis work to block pain?

Concentrate Shelf Life: How Long Does Cannabis Oil Last?

Learn about the multiple factors that influence how long your cannabis oils and concentrates last, from the starting material quality to how it’s stored.

Why Scientist Carl Sagan Embraced Cannabis Throughout His Lifetime

Carl Sagan, known for his immense contributions to science, was an avid supporter of cannabis. Learn about his views and experiences with the plant.

Cannabis Oil Distillate: A Different Kind of Concentrate

Learn how cannabis distillate concentrates are processed, how easy they are to both consume and infuse, and what they mean for the industry.

Psychedelic Science 2017 Conference: Leafly Reports From the Front Lines

Learn about topics being covered at the 2017 Psychedelic Science Conference, from psychiatric breakthroughs to the boundaries of human consciousness.

Psychedelic Science 2017

Cannabis testing allows consumers to make informed purchasing decisions based on the strength and composition of cannabis products. Accurate testing is crucial for medical cannabis…

Cannabis Detox Symptoms and Withdrawal Remedies

Learn potential symptoms that you may experience during a detox, and find ways to remedy these side effects without derailing your cannabis detox.

Is THCV Psychoactive?

As science dives deeper into lesser-known compounds in cannabis, there’s always that voice calling from the sideline: “Yeah, but does it get you high?”

Peak THC: The Limits on THC and CBD Levels for Cannabis Strains

Learn more about the limits on THC and CBD levels in cannabis strains, and find out if growers will continue to pack more power into their plants.

How Strain Genetics Influence THC:CBD Ratios

Learn how the THC:CBD ratio in cannabis influences a specific strain's effects, and find out how that ratio is connected to the strain’s genetics.

Does Cannabis Use Lower Your IQ?

Does cannabis lower your IQ? Learn more about both sides of the long-debated question, and explore the studies that aim to find the truth.

Why Does Cannabis Slow Down Our Time Perception?

Scientific research explores how consuming cannabis can distort our perception of time. Learn why it can seem to make things slow down.

Soundwaves: Pairing Cannabis With Binaural Beats

Learn the history and details of binaural beats, listen to a few examples, and find cannabis strains that can enhance the experience.

Cannabis Science Conference

Cannabis testing allows consumers to make informed purchasing decisions based on the strength and composition of cannabis products. Accurate testing is crucial for medical cannabis…

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