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  • How does cannabis act on your brain?

    How does cannabis act on your brain?

    Marijuana is one of the most used illegal substances in the world. The custom of smoking marijuana is very ancient, dated a thousand years ago with traces dating back to the Neolithic era. Have you ever wondered, what does it really do to the human brain?
  • Running makes you smart, period.

    Running makes you smart, period.

    Several mechanisms make sure the right substances in your brain are released when you are running, synergizing to improve for instance memory performance. But how does this work?
  • More creative on cannabis?

    More creative on cannabis?

    Mikael Kowal | | 3
    Large anecdotal evidence suggests that creative people sometimes use cannabis to help overcome "blocks". Is it really true that cannabis makes you more creative?