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.
This Personality Quiz Will Figure Out Your Shape
A Timothy Leary-inspired online quiz generates an entire exhibition for artists Kayla Mattes and Justin Seibert.
When the Drugs Hit
Taking Acid for the First Time? Read This Vintage Guide
Pro tips from a no-nonsense 1967 manual on what to expect when the stuff kicks in.
Don't Eat the Brown Acid
The Long, Hard Road to a Science of Bad Drug Trips
If we’re going to use psychedelics for therapy, we’re going to have to figure out the proverbial bad trip.
Damn Liberals and Their Drugs
Do Psychedelic Trips Change Your Political Views?
A new study explores the impact of psychedelics on openness, ego and politics.
Can 9/20 Become the 4/20 of Magic Mushrooms?
Marijuana has for decades built something that magic mushrooms still lack: a good brand.
I Tried Tripping on Virtual Reality
"Turn on, boot up, jack in."
The Hippie Struggle for Utopia Gets Its Own Exhibition
The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis is now exhibiting a show on the artistic impact of the hippie generation.
Behold, the World's First Opera About LSD
Imagine a world where people break out into song while tripping balls. That's basically <i>LSD: The Opera</i> in a nutshell.
Old Hollywood's Elite Were the Last to Use LSD for Therapy
It made Cary Grant imagine himself as "a giant penis launching off from Earth like a spaceship."
Dear VICE - Old People Read Your Magazine Too
Here's a letter from a self-proclaimed old person who reads VICE. Send us more letters, olds. You shall be heard. The world may be fast-moving and scary to you, but you have a calm friend in VICE. Let us be your most trusted media outlet during your...
Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?
Given the recent surge in the popularity of nootropics—non-addictive drugs that enhance learning acquisition and increase the coupling of the brain's hemispheres—a debate over the murky limits of our neurological optimization has arisen as well.