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What Kind of Pot DOESN'T Make You High?

Changes to a single enzyme in the genetic code of the marijuana plant can turn its high-inducing properties into something that's not psychoactive (handy if you want to use it to make rope, instead of smoke it).

Marijuana and hemp come from different strains of the same plant. Hemp was one of the earliest domesticated plant species (used in China over 6,000 years ago). Today, it's used to make fiber and oils.

Meanwhile, a 2011 Gallup poll indicated that about half of Americans support the legalization of pot, while an earlier poll found that 70% of Americans supported legalizing it for medical use (we guess they're all coffee drinkers).

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