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Incorrect: Stoned driving is just as bad as driving drunk

It would be a standard misconception by those who’ve never gone on a journey—Dazed and Confused-style—that driving under the influence of cannabis is just as bad as driving under the influence of alcohol. As lab data and experience shows, that’s simply not so. Though smoking marijuana does impair psychomotor skills, the impairment is not “severe or long-lasting.” According to a review of the scientific evidence by NORML, drivers who’ve indulged in the devil’s lettuce tend […]

Here is Why No Fancy Gadget Can Prove How Stoned or High You Are

Marijuana is such a confounding drug that scientists and law enforcement are struggling to create an objective standard for marijuana intoxication. If you’ve spent time with marijuana—any time at all, really—you know that the high can be rather unpredictable. It depends on the strain, its level of THC and hundreds of other compounds, and the interaction between all these elements. Oh, and how much you ate that day. And how you took the cannabis. And […]

Hallucinogen Honey Hunters – Hunting mad honey – Video documentary

  A tribe of Nepal hunt a wild honey with natural psychoactive properties (“mad honey”) they use it as a medicine and a soft drug. Dipak, the translator of this movie is overdosing and falling unconcious. Listen the soundtrack: https://soundcloud.com/treza/hallucin… Gurung children education & health project : http://treza2902.wix.com/helpthegurungs Facts about this magic honey: http://www.erowid.org/animals/bee/bee… http://www.todayszaman.com/news-18565… http://www.academia.edu/966648/Mad_Ho… http://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/medica… (french) https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhodode… ooo Henry Sapiecha

PLANTS THAT INTOXICATE FOUND IN ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD

Intoxicating plants from around the world A new exhibition at Kew examines humans’ relationship with mind-altering plants. Here are some of the most fascinating Powerful: plants of the nightshade family have long been used for their delirium-inducing toxins From magic mushrooms to tobacco, we as humans have a long history of getting a buzz from powerful intoxicating plants. A new exhibition at Kew Gardens in London, [Intoxication] takes a closer look at our relationship with […]