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Freelance journalist Zoe Cormier, a science writer and photographer with a background in biology, joined George Knapp in the first half to discuss her new book Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n’ Roll: The Science of Hedonism.

In the later half, David Browne, longtime music journalist and contributing editor at Rolling Stone, delved into the Grateful Dead, the band that became a musical and cultural phenomenon that has spanned generations.

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Chris Conrad

Special Guest

Biography:

Chris Conrad is a court-qualified expert witness on cannabis (marijuana) who has testified more than 100 times, and directs Safe Access Now. He is author of Hemp: Lifeline to the Future, Hemp for Health and Shattered Lives: Portraits from America's Drug War, and other books. A curator of the Hash-Marijuana-Hemp Museum in Amsterdam, he grew and processed cannabis legally in Europe and worked at the famous Cannabis Castle.

He has worked with legal medical marijuana patients, caregivers and support groups in California and consults regularly with doctors, attorneys and legislators. His latest booklet, Cannabis Yields and Dosage, explains basic principles of cultivation and consumption of medical marijuana as well as the legal issues. He is also expert on industrial hemp and personal marijuana use.

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Brazilian Disclosure

Journalist Paola Harris and ufologist A.J. Gevaerd discussed the movement towards UFO disclosure in Brazil and around the world. Gevaerd detailed how he and a group of investigators had been pressuring the Brazilian military for some time to release files related to UFOs, and had gathered thousands of signatures on a petition through their UFO-related magazine. Finally on May 20, 2005, he and a... More »

Host: George Noory

Medical Marijuana

Cannabis expert Chris Conrad spoke in favor of medical marijuana usage. "For some people, it is nothing short of a miracle drug," offering symptomatic relief for those with health problems that cannot be adequately treated by medications or surgery, he noted. It's also been shown to increase appetite for people suffering from diseases like AIDS or cancer, who otherwise might be... More »

Host: George Noory
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