tripping

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Psychedelic Resistance

We live our lives increasingly locked into screen time, distanced from nature and each other by modern capitalism and divisive politics. It’s no surprise that illegal use of psychedelics is on the rise.
Mike Power
12.4.18
psychedelics

Scientists Want to Talk to People Who've Had Life Changing Psychedelic Experiences

Johns Hopkins University researchers wants to know if you’ve ever had a life changing experience while tripping balls.
Matthew Gault
6.8.18
Essays

The Psychedelic Connection Between Kacey Musgraves and Frank Ocean

On 'Golden Hour' and 'Blonde,' their masterpieces, the two artists find new colors and new worlds, a step to the side of our reality.
Alex Robert Ross
4.5.18
VICELAND

'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' Meets the Chemists Who Specialize in Making MDMA

On a new episode of the VICELAND show, Hamilton Morris hangs out with a few rogue scientists who use their labs to cook up the psychoactive drug.
VICE Staff
1.2.18
VICELAND

'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' Digs into the Origins of DMT

On a new episode of the VICELAND show, Hamilton Morris treks across America to find out how DMT came to be—and why the drug has such a strong following.
VICE Staff
12.19.17
Drugs

This Guy Makes Bootleg Ayahuasca from Traditional Japanese Herbs

A part-time "shaman" on the outskirts of Tokyo is offering hallucinatory experiences he hopes will help treat depression and spark innovation throughout Japan.
Justin Caffier
10.4.17
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.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.31.17
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.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.31.17
The Festival Harm Reduction Project

6 Steps for Helping a Friend Through a Bad Psychedelic Trip

Start by not calling it a "bad trip."
David Bienenstock
5.16.17
tripping

400 People Microdosed LSD for a Month in the Name of Science

Drugs! For Science!
Daniel Oberhaus
4.26.17
Drugs

Is It a Myth That LSD Can Permanently Fry Your Brain?

Pharmacologist David Nichols told me that permanent acid trips make no medical sense.
Mike Pearl
2.6.17
Stuff

What I Learned Tripping on Chocolate in a Public Park

I'll never be free and comfortable enough to dance in the tall grass, do a handstand, or ecstatically climb a tree while bleeding.
Jeppe Øvig
7.1.16
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