From tech bros to armed robbery,
what it’s like to deliver weed by bike in NYC
In the latest installment of our anonymous interview series, we spoke with three bike messengers who brave cops, robbers and inclement weather to deliver your weed.
Can you get high on art?
Hopes&Fears answers questions with the help of experts. We asked a neuroscientist, an art critic and a neuroesthetics specialist if we can experience a high—or something similar—from viewing art.
Can your pet tell that you're high?
Hopes&Fears answers questions with the help of people who know what they're talking about. Today we asked animal experts about whether your dog or cat can tell when you're stoned.
The kids feel differently about weed these days
Perceptions and usage of marijuana among young adults are changing, new research finds, with disapproval going up among young teens.
Weed farms are drying up California and killing salmon
Although growing weed is not the single primary cause of drought in California by any means, it is affecting the ecosystems greatly.
The price of recreational weed is falling fast in Colorado
Since the legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado about a year ago, the industry has been growing, but the price of the product itself has been dropping, a new survey reveals.
Recreational weed is decriminalized in Delaware
This bill makes Delaware the 18th state to pass decriminalizing laws regarding cannabis, however it is still classified as an illegal narcotic under federal law.
Canada legalizes all kinds of medical weed use
Medical marijuana use in all forms has now been approved and legalized by the government of British Columbia.
I fight for your right to smoke weed, legally
We talked to a pro-weed lobbyist who works at legitimizing the budding industry in the eyes of the law by making a lot of phone calls.
Cannabis coffee is now a thing
As of right now there are two places to purchase weed coffee, California and the Pacific Northwest.
The First Church of Cannabis just got its tax-exempt status
The First Church of Cannabis is a real thing, according to the IRS and Indiana's Secretary of State.
Are weed growers being taxed too much?
Marijuana businesses are legally obligated to pay taxes on gross profits, even though the majority of industries pay based on net profits.
D.A.R.E. falls for a clearly satirical killer-weed-candy Coachella story
D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) posted a laughably hilarious news story (since removed from the organization’s website) about the dangers of edibles.
Italy's newest weed dealer is the Italian army
The Italian army has begun cultivating its very own cannabis farm to cut prescription costs.
Happiness is running
a weed grow house
Hopes&Fears spoke with artist and filmmaker Joel Fernando about his new calling as a weed farmer in the hills of Colorado.