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The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Love Binge

For 14 years, I photographed girls in upstate New York who were growing up the same way I did, with limited means in an American culture that promotes escapism through constant consumption.
Brenda Ann Kenneally
2.16.19
Photo

Internal Stress

Qiu Yang's beautiful photos capture the surprising results when mechanical stress is applied to plastic products.
Qiu Yang
1.7.19
Culture

From Fuzz Boxes to AI

Six decades of psychedelics and music in harmony.
Angus Harrison
12.26.18
Drugs

The Steady Rise of the Trippy Festival

Music festivals have always been the bedrock of psychedelic drug taking. Now psychedelic-themed festivals have reached a new high, as more people search for meaning away from their nine-to-five lives.
Kevin Franciotti
12.26.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Joy Ride

Escaping from our hell world with 500 biker chicks.
Eve Peyser
12.25.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Psychedelic Resistance

We live our lives increasingly locked into screen time, distanced from nature and each other by modern capitalism and divisive politics. It’s no surprise that illegal use of psychedelics is on the rise.
Mike Power
12.9.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Going Underground

The resurgence in clinical trials into the effectiveness of LSD, MDMA, and psilocybin in treating depression and trauma has received widespread publicity. But outside the labs, regular people are taking psychedelic therapy into their own hands.
Jenny Valentish
12.8.18
Culture

My Cart Is Full, My Heart Is Empty

We live in a world committed to making purchases as easy as possible. But at what cost?
Kate Dries
12.4.18