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Pharmaceutical Industry Sales in the United States are $500 Billion

According to a recent question from Dr. Jeff Chen, the director of the Cannabis Initiative at UCLA, to the audience at a panel titled, “Impact Investing: Medical Efficacy and Societal Impact of Legal Cannabis,” where Dr. Chen asked the audience to take a guess at the amount of pharmaceutical sales in the United States. “What does […]

Cannabis

Cannabis is an annual, dioecious, flowering herb. The leaves are palmately compound or digitate, with serrate leaflets.[12] The first pair of leaves usually have a single leaflet, the number gradually increasing up to a maximum of about thirteen leaflets per leaf (usually seven or nine), depending on variety and growing conditions. At the top of […]

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Global Biome

A biome /ˈbaɪoʊm/ is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. They can be found over a range of continents. Biomes are distinct biological communities that have formed in response to a shared physical climate.[1][2] “Biome” is a broader term than “habitat“; any biome can comprise […]