LATEST ARTICLES

Cannabis oil pioneer Rick Simpson winner Koos Zwart Award 2016

EINDHOVEN - The Koos Zwart Award 2016 goes to Rick Simpson, one of the world's leading pioneers in the field of medicinal cannabis oil....

Denmark proposes four year medicinal cannabis pilot

DENMARK - If approved and conventional drugs are not sufficient, it will be possible for doctors to prescribe medicinal cannabis instead during a four-year trial...

LATEST REVIEWS

Looking for a natural sleep remedy? Try hops extract

A while back our friends at Azarius.net send over a package of smartshop products to sample. This review is about the Herb of the Gods...

Chasing The Scream [Book Review]

A while back when I was working for the cannabis legalization NGO VOC Nederland, my colleague couldn't shut up about this new book he...

Cartel Land [Movie Review]

By Andrew Arnett A man looks into the camera and tells the audience: “The United States is where most of the drugs are sold.” “We will...

Cookies Kush Marijuana Strain Review (Barney’s Farm)

In previous marijuana strain reviews, we stuck to our concept of only reviewing cannabis from germination until after curing. This marijuana strain review on...

The Vapium Summit Review

The Vapium Summit is advertised as a rugged dry herb vaporizer: perfect for the outdoors cannabis enthousiast. And so to be able to give the Vapium Summit the...

The Gentleman’s Brand Ambassador Kit V4 [Review]

Last year we got to review the Gentleman's Brand Ambassador Kit V3. For 2015, Gentleman's Brand introduced their 4th iteration: the Ambassador Kit V4. And...

CULTURE

Welcome to the First New York City Cannabis Film Festival

Text: by Andrew Arnett. Pictures: @AndrewArnett. The first New York City Cannabis Film Festival took place on September 26th at the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn, New...

VIDEOS

Watch the UK Parliament debate cannabis for the first time

For the first time in history the British parliament had to discuss whether Britain should legalize the production, sale and use of cannabis. The...

10 TED talks about drugs you should watch

Earlier we already released a list of 10 great TED talks to watch stoned and 10 great YouTube channels to watch stoned, but the...

COLUMNS

Strawberry Mango Haze sap and Russian River Supplication

Stirring The Pot: Strawberry Mango Haze sap paired with Russian River...

Hello everyone! For my first pairing of 2015, I bring you the amazing sour Supplication from Russian River and pair that with Strawberry Mango Haze...

Stirring The Pot: Cherry Pie Shatter paired with Deschutes’ Black Butte...

Hi again everyone! Since it’s October, I want to do a couple of pairings that I think well represent the season and today’s pairing I...

Stirring The Pot: Golden Goat Marijuana paired with Superpower IPA [Column]

I’ve had the IPA before, and really enjoyed it. I’ve been looking around for just the right strain to pair it with, and no...

GROWING

Grow Report: Dutch Automatic (Spliff Seeds)

Dutch Automatic is made up of Northern Light, Ruderalis, Santa Maria, Hawaiian Sativa and Afghani Gold genetics. She is a 55% Indica plant and has...

White Gold Marijuana Strain Review (Sensi Seeds)

White Gold is a very special breed of cannabis – a mostly-Indica hybrid, producing sweet, syrupy resin and an excellent yield. White Gold’s dense flower formation is enhanced...

How to trim marijuana

In this how to trim marijuana guide, you will learn there are actually two stages in marijuana trimming. Most novice marijuana growers do not...

PSYCHEDELICS

On the MAPS: Interview with Rick Doblin

Text and pictures: Andrew Arnett (@AndrewArnett). MAPS was established in 1986 with the goal of getting MDMA approval by the FDA for medicinal purposes and...

Leaked UN paper calls for ALL drug decriminalization

The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) appeared set to call on governments to end the criminalization of drug use and possession, according...

Revisiting Club des Hashishins

Little eve of drunkenness, holy! were it only for the mask with which you gratified us.  We affirm you, method! We don’t forget that yesterday...

MEDICAL

Fugitive South African cannabis oil maker Cannabis News Network interview [Video]

On Friday, October 2nd, the home of the South African cannabis activist and THC oil maker, Sheldon Cramer was raided by the South African police. Sheldon...

The best argument against cannabis ‘causing’ schizophrenia is…

You've heard prohibitionists make this argument before: cannabis causes schizophrenia. But does it really? In an excerpt from The Culture High documentary, Dr. Lester Grinspoon, Prof. David Nutt...

‘The Scientist’: the story of Raphael Mechoulam and the endocannabinoid system...

In 1964 Professor Raphael Mechoulam was on a public bus carrying 5 kilos of premium Lebanese hashish in a plastic bag to his laboratory...