Shrooms

psychedelics

Everyone Is Really Confused About What Decriminalizing Shrooms Actually Means

"We left it initially vague on purpose," the campaign manager behind Denver's historic vote told us.
Alex Norcia
5.13.19
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
psychedelics

Psychedelics Are Going Mainstream, Because the Mainstream Needs Them

Some experts predict practices like MDMA therapy will be legal in as little as three years.
Katie Bain
6.26.18
Drugs

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.
Sarah Berman
6.7.18
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
Interviews

Zen and the Art of Extreme Metal Production

Dave Otero has worked with everyone from Primitive Man and Khemmis to Cephalic Carnage, so we went to Denver to find out what makes him tick.
Ben Hutcherson
12.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Commit Violent Crimes, Study Says

Research indicates "lifetime" use of drugs like magic mushrooms or LSD actually lessen the chance a person will commit a crime like theft or assault.
Louise Matsakis
10.24.17
LGBTQ

The Compassion I Feel for My Drugged-Out Gay Bar Patrons

I've seen drugs ruin lives working the door of an LA gay bar. But as a former addict, I know that sobriety only comes from within—and that we can't judge others, no matter what.
Jeff Leavell
8.31.17
psychedelics

Going Deep with Psychedelic Therapy

I spent a day tripping on shrooms in a sunny London garden in an attempt to solve my deep-seated psychological problems.
Charlie Gilmour
8.30.17
VICELAND

That Time Nina Tarr Did Shrooms in Maui and Ended Up in a Moldy Man Cave

The comedian explains how a serene Fourth of July swim in Hawaii quickly devolved into a disgusting sandy nightmare.
VICE Staff
7.28.17
we asked a smart person

The Science Behind Why Music Sounds So Good on Drugs

We investigate what happens in our brains to make MDMA and house, speed and punk, or hip-hop and lean go so well together.
Daisy Jones
6.5.17
News

Here Are the Drugs Canadians Are Doing More Than Americans

And no, pot is not one of them.
Allison Tierney
5.24.17
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