The Future of Everything covers innovations and technologies that are changing the way we live, work and play, with monthly expenses on education, money, cities and more. This month is Health, online September 3rd and in the newspaper September 10th.
Cannabis, the leafy group of plants including marijuana and hemp, is best known for the THC that gets people high. But cannabis can contain many other chemicals. Products with the non-intoxicating active ingredient CBD, for example, have spread widely over the past five years. Now pharmaceutical manufacturers, product researchers and investors are wondering what else the plants have to offer.