Woody Harrelson Will Play Acid Genius Tim Leary in a New Show, Because of Course
Harrelson has long been a frontrunner to play fellow LSD pioneer Ken Kesey.
The World's First-Ever Acid Trip Actually Kinda Sucked
A deep dive into Albert Hofmann's personal archives sheds startling new light on a signature moment at the dawn of the psychedelic era.
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.
'Ego Death' Is the Trip Competitive Psychedelic Users Are Chasing
More and more psychonauts are looking for the ultimate high, but some are ruining their minds in the process.
If You Haven’t Been Listening to Unknown Mortal Orchestra This Summer, You’ve Been Fuckin’ Up
'Sex & Love' is one of the year's best psychedelic records, so we talked to Ruban Nielson about what's coming next.
People Told Us the Wildest Things They've Seen While Tripping
"I was floating in the sea… a sea made out of dogs, dogs eating dolphins, dolphins eating dogs eating dolphins eating dogs."
Why Men Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Be Violent Partners
Researchers found men who tripped were half as likely to hurt a significant other, and “emotional regulation” may play a role.
The Psychedelic Connection Between Kacey Musgraves and Frank Ocean
On 'Golden Hour' and 'Blonde,' their masterpieces, the two artists find new colors and new worlds, a step to the side of our reality.
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Kacey Musgraves's 'Golden Hour' Is an Acid-Soaked Country-Pop Masterpiece
The country singer-songwriter's third album, streaming right now, is all full of wonder and love and LSD-induced bliss.
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The Best Trippy Movies on Netflix to Watch When You're Super High
Trippy films that will take you down the Roger Rabbit hole.
Why It Feels Like You Can Communicate with Nature On LSD
"There is no evidence that communion with entities during psychedelic experiences is not an illusion."
VICE Long Reads
A Fateful Hunt for a Buried Stash of the Greatest LSD Ever Made
In the 1970s, a quiet pocket of rural Wales became the psychedelic hub of the world. We went back in search of the chemists, dealers and thousands of hidden blotters.