Category Archives: space

Small tech startup plans to grow cannabis on the International Space Station

(image via flickr.com/nasacommons) Cannabis is about to reach the final frontier, thanks to efforts from a small tech company. Kentucky startup Space Tango has plans to cultivate particular strains of CBD-rich hemp in microgravity micro-laboratories already on board the International Space Station, reports TechCrunch. According to co-founder and chairman Kris Kimel of Space Tango, the […]

Watch: Neil deGrasse Tyson advises against smoking weed in space

(via Flickr.com/afaelite) Smoking weed might decrease your chances of surviving in space, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson. The TV host and noted astrophysicist recently gave TMZ his reasons for avoiding the ganja while traversing the final frontier. The TMZ reporter asked what it would be like to smoke weed in space, and Tyson gave him […]