Pot Smoking: Is Twilight Memory Real?

You guys, have you seen my omelette?Because I totally thought that I just had it.I’m really hungry.Oh, look, a camera. Hello.Welcome to D News, guys and gals.Thanks for stopping by.I’m Trace.As Colorado sees the implementationof legally purchased marijuana, the drugis going to be under increased scrutiny,and we should all be paranoid that the daysof pot […]

Do Smart Students Smoke More Pot?

Everyone knows that guy or gal who’s super smart, and can play soccer while recitingYeats backwards who also happens to be a SUPER HUGE POTHEAD WHATSUPWITHDAT?!Hey y’all, Trace here for DNews. This week a new 30 year, 39,000 person Canadian studycame out comparing tobacco smoking teens with pot smoking teens. Researchers learned thepopularity of pot […]

Milk Could Be Killing You!

This episode of DNews is brought to you by Audible.Milk does a body, something something. But even if you GOT it, do you WANT it?Television has run commercials asking if we have milk and if we are drinking milk forour strong bones, but science is starting to look at this and say, “hold up.” A […]

How Catnip Gets Cats High

For most cats, catnip is like crack. But what is it that makes them go so crazy? And isit JUST cats who are affected by it?Hey guys, Tara here for Dnews – and those of you out there who own cats have probably,at some point, gone to the pet store and purchased catnip. They love […]

Cow Farts Blow Up A Barn!

This always happens.You get a bunch of cows together,and it’s moo, moo, moo.The next thing you know, boom.They raise the roof. Howdy, heifers.This is D News.I’m Trace.Dateline January 27, 2014.A barn in Rasdorf, Germany containing 90 cowswas rocked by an explosion.And a buildup of methane gas was the culprit.The roof was damaged, and at least […]

Is Marijuana Smoke Healthier Than Tobacco Smoke?

Is marijuana smoke “healthier” than tobacco smoke?Hi everyone, Crystal Dilworth your friendly nicotine researcher here for DNews.So everybody knows that smoking tobacco causes cancer, and second hand smoke is really badfor you too. The mixture of gases and particles that make up tobacco smoke contains more than7,000 different chemical compounds. It’s estimated that over 250 […]

Is Marijuana Addictive?

When you think of “dependence” and “relapse” you’re probably more likely to think ofheroin than marijuana. But could weed be addictive?Hey everyone, Laci Green here for DNews. Nearly half the country has legalized medical marijuana,and with more people using it, there are more concerns about potential health effects. Amongstthose health effects is…addiction. A scary word, […]

Pot Does This To Your Brain

hows your neurochemistry?Hi everyone, its me your resident molecular neuroscientist here for DNewsThese days it seems that everyone is a chemist, and our own brains are our experimental medium.Caffeine, nicotine, and alcohol are our favorite legal reagents, and some states have addeda new one: THC.Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC, is the psychoactive component of marijuana and the chemical […]

The Dirty Truth About E-Cigs

It’s the e-cig apocalypse! And I’m gonna be real — I have a very bad feeling about it,right in here.Hello friends, Laci Green here for DNews. Is it me or was it practically overnight thatit went from people smoking cigarettes to sucking on those little tubes that look likeink pens? In the past couple years, […]

Can The Harmful Damage From Smoking Be Reversed?

Hey guys, Tara here for Dnews – and if you’re a smoker who’s been trying to quit, then boydo we have good news for you! I mean, relatively.Anyone who’s participated in DARE, or read a scientific article, or been alive on planetearth for more than a second, knows that cigarettes are bad for you. On […]