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Marijuana vs. hemp

Marijuana and hemp are both forms of cannabis. Marijuana is known for its psychoactive and other biological effects and can be used as a drug either recreationally or medicinally; hemp is used for textiles and ropemaking. Officially speaking, what is the difference between the two?

High ritual

In India, marijuana has been associated with religious ritual for thousands of years, particularly among Hindus, who have festivals that routinely include its ingestion. During the spring festival of Holi, marijuana is usually consumed as:

Joint insanity

In the United States during the 1930s, political and public opinion about marijuana became increasingly hostile. One result was an alarmist motion picture, Reefer Madness, which was initially released under a different title. Which one?

Sativa vs. indica

Recreational and medical cannabis users recognize two main cannabis variants: sativa, which grows taller, with narrow leaves; and indica, which is squatter and bushier. What other difference between the two types is often noted?

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Natural high

The THC and CBD in marijuana work by binding to cannabinoid receptors in the brain and body. The existence of such receptors means that a similar molecule must occur naturally within us. In 1992, one such molecule, anandamide, was discovered. Where else are anandamides found?

Take your medicine

A key figure in the history of medical cannabis was a brilliant Irish physician named Sir William Brooke O’Shaughnessy (1809-1889), whose many achievements included one of the following. Which was it?

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Leading the charge

Which country in recent times was the first to legalize both recreational and medicinal cannabis?

That other cannabinoid

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the most abundant of the scores of related cannabinoid compounds that are found in the trichomes — the minute resin factories — of the female cannabis plant. The second most abundant is cannabidiol, or CBD. Unlike THC:

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