acid

Drugs

LSD Brings Your Brain to the Edge of Chaos

This new LSD study is like an acid trip all on its own.
Shayla Love
4.3.19
When the Drugs Hit

Scientists Identify Key Neural Mechanisms Behind an LSD Trip

LSD appears to cause information to disintegrate as it is passed through a neural circuit that determines how we process internal and external stimuli.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.31.19
LSD

My Hellishly Bad Acid Trip, and What I Learned in the Aftermath

"I saw masked men with weapons staring at me dead in the eyes, dead bodies in puddles of blood, animals being killed."
Alana McConnell
12.18.18
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
12.5.18
Drugs

Competitive Psychedelic Users Are Chasing 'Ego Death' and Losing Their Sense of Self

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

How an LSD Trip Helped a Woman Face Her Own Death

In a new book, 'The Trials of Psychedelic Therapy: LSD Psychotherapy in America', New Zealand historian Matthew Oram investigates the complex history of LSD as a therapeutic tool.
Matthew Oram
10.11.18
Interviews

If You Haven’t Been Listening to Unknown Mortal Orchestra, You’ve Been Fuckin’ Up

'Sex & Food' is one of the year's best psychedelic records, so Noisey talked to Ruban Nielson about what's coming next.
Eric Sundermann
7.29.18
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
7.11.18
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
6.10.18
Drugs

6 Steps for Helping a Friend Through a Bad Psychedelic Trip

Start by not calling it a "bad trip."
David Bienenstock
4.30.18
NETFLIX

The Best Trippy Movies on Netflix to Watch When You're Super High

Trippy films that will take you down the Roger Rabbit hole.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.24.18
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