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2014-08-12 20:21:13

In the news release, Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at Canaccord Genuity 34th Annual Growth Conference, issued 11-Aug-2014 by Aspen Aerogels, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, second sentence, should read "8:00 am Eastern Time" rather than "8:00 pm Eastern Time" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to Present at Canaccord Genuity 34th Annual Growth Conference NORTHBOROUGH,...

2014-08-12 08:30:44

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huge crowds visit Atlantic City everyday for the purpose of gambling. Dale Sky Jones is heading there for what she sees as a sure bet. Dale is the Chancellor of Oaksterdam University, an Oakland, California institution that is presenting an educational seminar on growing marijuana to be held in Atlantic City from August 23-26. Oaksterdam was founded in 2007 to address the growing needs of the marijuana movement, from patients to...

2014-08-11 23:07:16

MarijuanaDoctors.com will be hosting pop up cannabis checkpoints to answer the public's questions regarding the new Compassionate Care Act recently signed into legislation by Governor Cuomo. Plainview, New York (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 While normally a DUI checkpoint is something most individuals try and avoid, the MarijuanaDoctors.com ‘Cannabis Checkpoint’ is something that will most likely illicit a very different response. Medical marijuana is now legal in New York and...

2014-08-11 16:22:49

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") today announced that it will present at the Canaccord Genuity 34th Annual Growth Conference being held at the InterContinental Hotel, Boston, MA. The presentation will take place on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8:00 pm Eastern Time. Presenting for management will be Donald R. Young, President & CEO of Aspen Aerogels. A live audio webcast and a replay of the company's...

2014-08-11 12:27:41

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC-QB: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, signs a binding letter of intent with its existing Michigan partners, increasing Cannabis Science's equity position from 20% to 50.1% in its joint venture in the Michigan medical cannabis and hemp markets, Michigan Green Technologies LLC (MGT). MGT is the leading resource for legislative...

2014-08-11 08:30:01

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The marijuana industry holds strong as new products hit market, companies test varying forms of cannabis therapies: Flameret Inc. (OTC: FLRE), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH), Terra Tech Corp. (OTC: TRTC), American Green, Inc. (OTC: ERBB) and Easton Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTC: EAPH) Flameret Inc. (OTC: FLRE) announced today that it has launched Cannadol(TM), a hemp oil rich in CBD (cannabidiol) which will be...

teens and marijuana
2014-08-11 07:42:56

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Psychologists investigating the public health consequences of marijuana legalization have found a link between frequent cannabis use and cognitive decline, inattentiveness, memory decay and decreased IQ in teenagers. The findings, which were presented recently during the American Psychological Association’s 122nd Annual Convention, found that brain imaging studies of regular marijuana users revealed significant changes in their...

2014-08-08 23:08:05

MassRoots and CannaBuild are pleased to announce they are hosting the inaugural "Marijuana Tech Startup Competition" from September 26-28th. The event will focus on creating and refining digital products for the professional cannabis industry. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 MassRoots and CannaBuild are pleased to announce they are hosting the inaugural "Marijuana Tech Startup Competition" from September 26-28th. The event will focus on creating and refining digital...

2014-08-08 23:04:24

Now that medical marijuana legislation has passed, with the push from Senator Diane Savino, there is a need for business training in the medical marijuana industry as it starts in New York. Cannabis Career Institute will bring cannabis business training to Buffalo this coming weekend. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 With lawmakers currently focusing on bringing the proper regulations and guidance following the legalization of medical marijuana (CNN July 7, 2014, Ferrigno and Assefa)...

2014-08-08 23:03:44

A delayed delivery of edible & concentrated marijuana products led to major news networks missing out on a historic moment, Wednesday night in Bellingham, WA. Luckily, cannabis industry media start-up Ganjapreneur.com was there to capture the moment for future generations. Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 On August 6th, Top Shelf Cannabis in Bellingham, WA made history as the first retailer in the state's recreational marijuana market to sell edible and concentrated products...


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Black Pepper, Piper nigrum
2014-02-15 08:34:58

Piper nigrum is a flowering vine species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Black Pepper. The species belongs to the Piperaceae family. It is indigenous to south India; however the plant is widely cultivated worldwide. The fruit, often referred to as its drupe, is sought after and dried. The spice or seasoning is used as the common, table black pepper. To date, Vietnam produces the largest amount of pepper, exporting 34% of the entire world’s pepper supply. P. nigrum may be...

Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

Laurel, Laurus novocanariensis
2014-02-14 14:59:58

Laurus novocanariensis is a large shrub or tree that belongs to the Lauraceae family. The genus includes 3 species each containing several overlapping characteristics. L. novocanariensis can grow up to 66 feet high. It has aromatic, dark green glossy and leathery leaves, which have small glands in the armpit of the spine. The shrub or tree has lateral veins. It bears small white flowers that are about .4 inches in diameter.  The flowers are born in pairs beside a leaf. The fruit it...

Selasian wood, Cinnamomum parthenoxylon
2014-02-10 07:32:18

Cinnamomum parthenoxylon is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Selasian Wood, Saffrol Laurel or Martaban Camphor Wood. The plant is a member of the Lauraceae family. It is indigenous to south and eastern Asia, specifically, Bhutan, Burma, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum parthenoxylon trees grow anywhere between 33 and 66 feet tall. Its trunk and branches are covered by a grey or...

Camphorwood, Cinnamomum oliveri
2014-02-10 07:20:22

Cinnamomum oliveri is a tree species commonly growing in rainforest habitats. The species can be found along the areas of Australia’s eastern coast, specifically from coastal New South Wales to the northern tip, Cape York Peninsula and down south in the rainforest behind Seven Mile Beach. It prefers warm, temperate areas and grows best in sedimentary soils. C. oliveri belongs to the Lauraceae family and the plant is often commonly referred to as the Camphorwood, Oliver’s Sassafras,...

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