LSD

Drugs

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.
Mike Jay
12.5.18
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
12.4.18
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
12.3.18
Views My Own

I Joined an Anarchist Commune Expecting To Hate It, But Coming Home Sucked

Somewhere between confronting my fear of shit and planting shrooms on Poole's Land, my cynicism melted.
Manisha Krishnan
11.21.18
Drugs

'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.
James Nolan
11.14.18
Drugs

Microdosers Are More Creative With Happier Emotions, Study Finds

We talked to one of the men behind one of the first ever studies on microdosing.
Mack Lamoureux
11.12.18
Drugs

For $1,000, These 'Sitters' Will Save You from a Bad Acid Trip

Yes, being a professional trip sitter is actually a job.
Cole Kazdin
9.25.18
Narcomania

Gen Z Is More Into Coke, Ket and LSD Than We Thought

The proportion of 16 to 24-year-olds using Class A drugs is now the highest it's been for 12 years.
Max Daly
7.26.18
Drugs

This Is How Long Party Drugs Last

Do drugs expire? A question you will have almost certainly asked yourself, answered.
Nilu Haidari
7.19.18
Drugs

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."
Nilu Zia
7.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

How to Change Your Mind with Psychedelics

In his new book, health and food reporter Michael Pollan explores the science and future of psychedelics as mental health treatments.
VICE Staff
6.1.18
Art

These LSD-Inspired Paintings Are Wild, Man

Don't let that fool you, they're really good!
Kara Weisenstein
5.4.18
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