Is Ayahuasca Mainstream Now?
The psychoactive Amazonian brew is gaining traction among a widening group of people.
When the Drugs Hit
Why Does DMT Make You Feel Like You’re Dying?
Researchers dosed 13 people with DMT to investigate the similarities between DMT trips and near death experiences in the first study of its kind.
Two Arrests Ordered After Lynch Mob Kills Canadian Man in Peru
Sebastian Woodroffe went to the Amazon to study plant medicine. Then he was accused of killing an ayahuasca shaman.
Canadian Lynched by Mob After Being Accused of Killing Peruvian Shaman
Here’s everything we know about the death of Sebastian Woodroffe.
This Guy Makes Bootleg Ayahuasca from Traditional Japanese Herbs
A part-time "shaman" on the outskirts of Tokyo is offering hallucinatory experiences he hopes will help treat depression and spark innovation throughout Japan.
The Psychedelic Revolution Is Being Led by a 79-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor
George Sarlo is throwing cash at research into how drugs like magic mushrooms can help people overcome trauma like his own.
Meet the Lawyers Defending the Right to Use Ayahuasca Around the Globe
By protecting the drug's status as medicine, they're helping to legitimise psychedelics, and potentially inspire more humane drug policies.
An Artist Documented Ayahuasca's Secrets as Sounds and Textile Art
“Everything is vibrating,” explains Irish artist Tanya Harris.
Scientists Developed a Way to Make DMT Trips Last Longer Than Ever
The new model still needs to be tested, but it could be a game-changer for one of the more intensely hallucinogenic psychedelics there is.
We Asked a Veteran Peruvian Ayahuasca Shaman About Dumb Tourists
In the middle of the ayahuasca industry boom, we wanted to find out what life's been like for one of the local shamans using the mind-bending medicine to heal people.
The Brits Using Amazonian Frog Poison to Fight Depression and Alcohol Abuse
The use of kambo – the poison of a bright green frog – is on the rise as an alternative treatment. But does it actually work?
When Painting and Plant Medicine Join Forces | High Art
From tattoos to painting, Robert Ryan lets the plants guide his sacred art practice.