psychedelics

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Are Investigating a Hallucinogenic Desert Toad Heist

The local conservation area believes the thieves may have wanted to lick the stolen Sonoran Desert toads for their natural psychedelic properties.
Drew Schwartz
7.27.18
psychedelics

Psychedelics Are Going Mainstream, Because the Mainstream Needs Them

Some experts predict practices like MDMA therapy will be legal in as little as three years.
Katie Bain
6.26.18
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This Promising Psychedelic Experiment Created New Brain Connections in Flies and Rats

In a study done on flies and rats, scientists found that LSD and DMT impacted neurite density—a promising sign for the use of psychedelics in mental health treatment.
VICE Staff
6.13.18
Drugs

Study Says 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
6.7.18
VICE Video

What It's Like to Take Ayahuasca at a Psychedelic Healing Retreat

The drug ayahuasca gives the same trip as LSD and is considered therapeutic.
VICE Staff
5.12.18
Art

These LSD-Inspired Paintings Are Wild, Man

Don't let that fool you, they're really good!
Kara Weisenstein
5.4.18
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The Bizarre Murder Case of a Revered Ayahuasca Shaman

On today's episode, reporter Allison Tierney unpacks the twisted deaths of Olivia Arévalo Lomas and the Canadian tourist suspected of killing her.
VICE Staff
5.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Man Who Treated His OCD with Magic Mushrooms

On this episode, we talk to Adam Strauss, creator of the off-broadway show 'The Mushroom Cure,' about his experience treating his mental health with psychedelics.
VICE Staff
4.20.18
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
3.23.18
VICELAND

Hunting for Hallucinogenic Mushrooms in Eastern Europe

Tune into VICELAND Tuesday for a new episode of 'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' all about the psychotropic mushroom amanita muscaria.
VICE Staff
1.9.18
VICELAND

'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' Traces Peyote's Psychedelic History

Tune into VICELAND Tuesday for an in-depth look at the psychoactive plant—from its origins to how it's used today.
VICE Staff
12.5.17
psychedelics

Why It Feels Like You Can Communicate with Nature on LSD

"There is no evidence that communion with entities during psychedelic experiences is not an illusion."
Mattha Busby
11.29.17