The Ethics of Taking the Drugs You Study
Should psychedelic scientists trip on the drugs they research?
For £750, These 'Sitters' Will Save You from a Bad Acid Trip
Yes, being a professional trip sitter is actually a job.
This Week in Science
Having Frequent, Terrifying Dreams Could Mean You Have Nightmare Disorder
This week in science: a lot of people don't feel much when they take CBD, the effects of microdosing, and what goes on in the brains of people with nightmare disorder.
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 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.
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.
'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.
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.
This Is How Long Party Drugs Keep for
Do drugs expire? A question you will have almost certainly asked yourself, answered.
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."
Man on LSD Caught After Stolen Car Chase Said He Thought He Was Playing 'GTA'
An Oregon man allegedly hallucinating on LSD led police on a stolen car chase straight out of GTA.
The Psychedelic Connection Between Kacey Musgraves and Frank Ocean
On 'Golden Hour' and 'Blonde,' their masterpieces, the two artists find new colours and new worlds, a step to the side of our reality.
Alex Robert Ross