Weed Is Officially Fancy: New Coffee Table Book Presents 'Field Guide to Marijuana'

Weed Is Officially Fancy: Coffee Table Book Offers 'Field Guide to Marijuana'

Weed is getting its very own coffee table book. (Finally.)

Green: A Field Guide to Marijuana is the brainchild of California-based photographer Erik Christianson and cannabis industry strategist Dan Michaels. The $30, high-end coffee table book includes more than 170 strains, featuring high-resolution photographs and descriptions of both their medicinal uses and recreational characteristics.

Packages of Weed Are Washing Up on Different Beaches in the South

Packages of Weed Are Washing Up on Beaches in the South

Keep your eyes on the horizon if you live in the South! Packages of weed are washing ashore.

Ron Smith of Orange Beach, Alabama, was enjoying a morning stroll down Cotton Bayou Beach when he noticed a seat cushion floating in the ocean. Upon further inspection, Smith realized the cushion was in fact a large package of marijuana wrapped in cellophane and masking tape. Smith alerted authorities and turned over the package, which weighed 10 pounds and was valued by Alabama police at about $8,000.