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episode 25

Dr Joseph DiVerdi – Chemical Intelligence

Dr Joseph DiVerdi is a chemist and the founder of XTR Labs - a company that provides 'chemical intelligence' to the hemp and cannabis industries. Today he explores his heretical views on the effect of terpenes and more about the rich chemistry beh... Read more

episode 24

Leia Friedman – Psychedologist

Leia Friedman hosts "The Psychedologist" podcast, she cofounded the Boston Entheogenic Network, and is a writer and community organizer. She tells Lex about her work and her psychedelic journey. Read more

episode 23

Dr Avery Gilbert – Cannabis Smell Science

Dr Avery Gilbert studies the sweet smells of cannabis, from earthy to fruity, diesel to cheese. He tells Lex about how he got his start studying the scent of animal urine, then moved on to more pleasant things like perfume and finally cannabis. He... Read more

episode 22

Sister Kate – Sisters of the Valley

Sister Kate is bringing spirituality back, but this isn't Catholicism. Her Sisters of the Valley produce their cannabis-based products (and other goods) during moon cycles, using their own rituals and practices. Kate is also an activist who see... Read more

episode 21

Lisa Raville – Harm Reduction & Safe Injection

Lisa Raville is a force of nature when it comes to social reform and helping those in need. She runs the Harm Reduction Action Center in Denver, Colorado, and works with the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition. She explains to Lex exactl... Read more