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Psychedelic mushrooms put your brain in a “waking dream,” study finds – The Washington Post

April 7th, 2018 No comments
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Getting High with the Most High: Drugs in the Bible | Ancient Origins

March 3rd, 2018 No comments

As the Bronze Age grew old, some of its oral traditions were recorded by poets with gods in their quills and drugs in their gardens. The Odyssey and the Vedas include verses still recited today that describe psychoactive plants and their effects, but the most impressive stash is in the Bible:

Source: Getting High with the Most High: Drugs in the Bible | Ancient Origins

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Magic mushrooms ‘reboot’ brain in depressed people – study | Science | The Guardian

October 15th, 2017 No comments
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The Existential Medicine | Baltimore magazine

March 25th, 2017 No comments

Decades after psychedelic drugs were outlawed, Johns Hopkins trials are revealing their dramatic therapeutic potential.

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The Tim Scully Interview: Manufacturing 750,000,000 Doses of LSD to Save the World

March 5th, 2017 No comments

We believed LSD experiences would end hypocrisy, dishonesty, and destruction of the environment. We believed it was worth any risk to try to save the world.

Source: The Tim Scully Interview: Manufacturing 750,000,000 Doses of LSD to Save the World

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The Trip Treatment – The New Yorker

September 15th, 2016 No comments

Research into psychedelics may hold a key to coping with anxiety, addiction, and existential dread. Michael Pollan on psilocybin.

Source: The Trip Treatment – The New Yorker

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The Drug of Choice for the Age of Kale – The New Yorker

September 14th, 2016 No comments

How ayahuasca, an ancient Amazonian hallucinogenic brew, became the latest trend in Brooklyn and Silicon Valley.

Source: The Drug of Choice for the Age of Kale – The New Yorker

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LSD impairs recognition of negative emotions but increases empathy and prosociality, study finds

September 13th, 2016 No comments
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