[ad_1] In Ridley Scott’s historical masterpiece “Napoleon,” featuring Joaquin Phoenix as the titular French conqueror, a fabricated scene unfolds as Napoleon commands his soldiers to aim cannons at the pyramids in the deserts of Egypt. Despite being called out by historians for historical inaccuracies, this dramatic portrayal is just one aspect of Scott’s sensational storytelling, reminiscent of his work in “Gladiator,” where Phoenix also played a prominent role. In 1798, the imperial French…"Did Napoleon Fail Because of Freezing Weather or His Troops Kept Getting High Everyday?"
[ad_1] In recent years, the growing acceptance and legalization of marijuana for recreational and medicinal use have spurred extensive research into its effects on health and well-being. Amid this evolving landscape, a noteworthy study has surfaced, shedding light on a pressing concern: heavy metal contamination in marijuana. This study, conducted by a dedicated team at Columbia University, has revealed unsettling data indicating that certain marijuana users may unwittingly expose themselves to heightened levels of heavy…"Why Are Heavy Metals, Like Lead and Cadmium, Testing So High in Cannabis Users’ Blood and Urine?"
[ad_1] Ten years ago, most cannabis consumers couldn’t tell a terpene from a cannabinoid. But today things are different. Cannabis flower is categorized according to terpene profile. Product manufacturers add terp blends back into edibles and concentrates. Limonene is practically a household name. And for good reason. Sure, terpenes impart desirable flavors and aromas. They appear to be good for the body, as well.1 Now it turns out that some terpenes also may contribute to…"Which Terpenes Enhance the Cannabis High?"
[ad_1] Investors have been flocking to gold and Treasurys as bank stocks have been whacked by the shuttering of Silicon Valley Bank and Credit Suisse’s implosion. Sven Hoppe | Picture Alliance | Getty Images Gold prices have more room to run as global banks struggle and the U.S. Federal Reserve renders another interest rate decision, potentially breaking all-time highs — and staying there. “A sooner Fed pivot on rate hikes will likely cause another gold…"Gold price could hit high amid SVB, Credit Suisse, bank problems"
[ad_1] Does CBD Get You High? CBD, aka cannabidiol, is one of the 60+ naturally occurring compounds found in the marijuana plant. And yes, THC, is another one of those compounds, which brings us to an important point. Because THC and CBD both yield from the marijuana plant many assume CBD can get you high. Since its the same plant, it does make sense, but is it true? Does CBD Get You High? Let’s shed…"Does CBD Get You High? | All About CBD"
[ad_1] The latest lawsuit making waves in the US cannabis industry is against the makers of Jeeters’ pre-rolled joints. The lawsuit alleges that the giant company has been falsifying details of its THC composition. According to the lawsuit, the joints do the opposite of what the company claims, as it contains far less THC compounds than stated. Jeeter brand’s prerolled joints are some of the most popular cannabis joints in the market. And their…"Cannabis Company Sued for Not Getting People High Enough"
[ad_1] According to the recently published results of a survey conducted in January 2022 by EKOS for Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada, 33% of Canadians who report having used cannabis within the previous year have also reported having engaged in cannabis-impaired driving. Moreover, among Canadians who have reported using cannabis at some point in their lives, about 26% have reported driving after consuming it. A total of 2,193 responses were collected using the survey…"One-third of recent cannabis users have driven while high"
[ad_1] Photo Credit: Kampus Production via Pexels Group work does not always bode well for some students. Often, when students are assigned group work, one or two students end up doing most of the work, while the others take a back seat. The process can be unfair, and so too can the academic results. A group of students is awarded the same grade; individuals in a group aren’t graded differently. This means that, when a…"How Secondary Students at In-Person and Online High Schools Can Effectively Work Together"
[ad_1] The military conflict in Ukraine could have a big impact on gas prices everywhere. MCCAIG As Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, gas prices across the US keep rising. On Thursday morning, the national average was $3.54 a gallon, according to AAA, and by Saturday it had reached $3.60. In comparison, the average US gas price was about $2.65 one year ago. The national average could easily click past $4 a gallon by mid-March, Tom Kloza, an…"Gas Price Spike: How High Will Costs Soar After Invasion of Ukraine?"