LSD

9.20.19

The FBI Just Arrested a 'Psychedelic Nazi' on LSD After Tapping His Wild Text Chats

“TFW you’re carrying enough gear and supplies to set the new high score, and wouldn’t want to have to explain that to a cop,” he texted his friends in June.

6.27.19

If Everyone Tripped on Psychedelics, We’d Do More About Climate Change

Scientists are looking into what psychedelics do to inspire people to act pro-environmentally.

6.18.19

Woody Harrelson Will Play Acid Genius Tim Leary in a New Show, Because of Course

Harrelson has long been a frontrunner to play fellow LSD pioneer Ken Kesey.

5.14.19

The Ethics of Taking the Drugs You Study

Should psychedelic scientists trip on the drugs they research?

4.2.19

Chris Rush Lived Through the Fire to Share the Flame

Starts taking LSD at age 12. Roams the country working for Christian drug smugglers. Survives violent attacks over his sexuality. Luke Goebel speaks to the man who has seemingly lived through it all and has finally, unbelievably, put it on paper.

3.1.19

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.

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2.12.19

Taking Ketamine Can Feel a Lot Like a Near-Death Experience

"It can generate a sense of detachment from the body and the self and, at higher doses, a full-blown dissociative experience."

1.29.19

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.

12.21.18

From Fuzz Boxes to AI

Six decades of psychedelics and music in harmony.

12.19.18

Only White People Can Get Away With the Microdosing Trend

Americans have been increasingly vocal about the potential benefits of psychedelics. But there are few, if any, black voices contributing the conversation. Why?

12.10.18

Going Underground

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.

12.5.18

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.

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