hallucinogenic

LEGAL HIGHS

'Breath Therapy' Gave Me the Best High of My Life

Heavy breathing to a techno beat can be like tripping on hallucinogenic drugs.
Anders Haubart Madsen
2.7.18
The Sick Day Issue

Hunting for Hallucinogenic Honey in Nepal

Each year, an increasing number of Nepalis leave rural villages to work abroad, and honey hunting has become a way for the villagers to maintain a connection with their ancestors.
David Caprara
9.14.16
Foraging

Making a Magic Mushroom Risotto from Foraged Fungi

Fly agaric is the archetypal red-and-white toadstool and a “legal” magic mushroom. It also goes great in a risotto.
Gareth May
1.29.16
crime & drugs

The Canadian Man Who Killed a British Guy at an Ayahuasca Retreat in Peru Speaks Out

"What I was saying to myself is that if he gets this knife back he's either going to kill me or the other two men here," Joshua Andrew Freeman Stevens told Canada's CTV News. "And that's when I made the decision to stab him."
VICE News
1.13.16
Music

Behold, the World's First Opera About LSD

Imagine a world where people break out into song while tripping balls. That's basically LSD: The Opera in a nutshell.
Arielle Pardes
6.24.15
Drugs

Should You Be Eating LSD for Breakfast?

Who needs coffee when you can start your day with powerful hallucinogens?
Munchies Staff
6.17.15
Stuff

It's Magic Mushroom Season in Australia

I followed an expert around in the rain as he rooted around in mulch in search of shrooms.
Max Rann
6.8.15
Munchies

Colombian Hallucinogenic Tea Taught Me a Lot About Myself

Inside the temple, the gnostic Shamanists had all their bases covered. Glittering posters of the Hindu deity Krishna hung next to paintings of Jesus Christ and drawings of creaturesque statues from a pre-Incan civilization. I took a sip of the yagé tea...
Alexandra Baumhardt
1.1.15
Stuff

Why Is Salvia Such a Uniquely Terrifying Drug?

The most potent naturally occurring psychedelic is no fun to use.
Kristen Gwynne
10.15.14
crime & drugs

A Shaman, an Exile, and a Rapper Are Bringing a Hallucinogenic Heroin Cure to Afghanistan

The three men are working to open the country's first rehab clinic specializing in treatment with the vision-inducing drug ibogaine.
Keegan Hamilton
7.20.14
COLOMBIA

British Teen Dies After Indigenous Yagé Ritual in Colombia

The yage ceremony has been used for centuries in the Colombian Andes for its curative properties, and as a rite of passage.
Simone Bruno
4.29.14