Hemp has gained a lot of traction in recent years, due to the increasingly relaxed attitude towards the Cannabis Sativa L. plant as a whole. Possible applications of industrial hemp are endless, especially in construction. This is why HempFlax, together with the municipality of Oude Pekela, hosted a workshop/trade show for and by industry professionals.
The ocean has been turned into a large marine waste dump that harms its ecosystems. The world of surfing wants to “reinvent the future” with a clean alternative that replaces the use of polluting materials: Hemp.
Trying to find the best books about cannabidiol, from beginner to expert level? We’ve curated this collection to help you select which ones are most suitable for your CBD needs.
Documentaries are the perfect way to open people’s eyes, so it’s no surprise that there’s a whole series of high-quality documentaries about cannabis that dispel myths and half-truths. We have selected 10 of the best for you. Lights, camera, action!
Interview with Neil Woods: Former Undercover Drugs Squad Officer Talks Cannabis Legalisation and the War On Drugs
Neil Woods is an extraordinary person. He spent fourteen years living a double life, inhabiting the skin of a heroin and crack cocaine addict whist working as an undercover police officer. Now he’s the chairperson of LEAP UK, and a prominent campaigner for drug policy reform. Sensi Seeds interviewed him about cannabis legalisation and the war on drugs.
Gerbrand Korevaar is passionate about art and history, and turned his passion into his profession, working as a curator, researcher and writer. He has been the curator of the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museums in Amsterdam and Barcelona for seven years. Taking advantage of his presence at Spannabis, we interviewed this Dutch art historian.
Thanks to the new techniques of modern cuisine, cannabis has crept into haute cuisine kitchens to let us enjoy its organoleptic qualities in a new sensory dimension. With the help of private chef Xavi Petit's creative cuisine and the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum, enjoy a delicious gastronomic trip with cannabis!
Space has fascinated humanity since we could first look upwards, and it’s only natural that we would want to get up there and see what was going on. Add cannabis to this fascination, and the questions that arise are potentially endless. In part one of this article, we explore space, cannabis, and space cannabis!
Jesús Mac is a Valencian pioneer who, in 2001, saw in the Internet a new conduit of information for the Spanish-speaking cannabis community. He founded Lamarihuana.com, a cannabis information portal in Spanish that today has more than 1.5 million visits per month and more than 1.2 million followers on Facebook. Do not miss the full interview!
In the second video of its Colombia series, Cannabis News Network explores the country’s cannabis paradise. The large chunks of cultivable territories are where the medical cannabis meant to be provided to Colombian citizens and other patients is grown. Watch this second episode, and stay tuned to for the third and last episode of this exciting series.
The representation of cannabis and its consumers is of the utmost importance. Good news! There are now TV series entirely dedicated to cannabis. In case you didn’t know about any of them, here is a top 3 to get you started.
There are louder voices in the world in favor of cannabis regulation. Now 2 religious leaders have joined the cause, a rabbi and a priest from Connecticut, who in a letter request the comprehensive regulation of the plant and the reform of the national drug policy. Cannabis finds a way into the North American religious agenda. Keep reading!
Moritz Bleibtreu is quite outspoken about cannabis, and starred in German stoner movies ‘Lammbock’ (2001) and ‘Lommbock’ (2017). Read more about him here.
Steve DeAngelo is one of the most recognizable US cannabis activists nowadays. Read more about this major figure of the cannabis world here.
It may come as a surprise to some that science views the link between cannabis use and memory in a positive light. Did you know that THC improves learning and reverses age-related memory loss? A new study, conducted on mice, shows that THC may have rejuvenating effects on the brain. Find out how.
Sanjay Gupta is a neurosurgeon and television journalist notorious for discussing the benefits of cannabis on a major US TV network. More about him here.
Michka Seeliger-Chatelain is a renowned cannabis icon known for her books, edition work, and adventurous mind. Read more.
Tommy Chong is a pillar of pop culture: comedian, musician, occasional dancer, and activist. Learn more about the lifelong cannabis enthusiast here.
Seth MacFarlane is a notorious writer. Creator of Family Guy and American Dad!, he is also a cannabis activist. More about him here.