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What If We All Took Psychedelics and Meditated?
Are we all fruiting bodies of the same fungus?
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Everything You Need to Know About Microdosing’s Micromoment
Consuming crumb-size amounts of psychedelics — not to get high but to feel more focused and creative and present — has moved a tiny bit mainstream.
What a ‘Transcendent Experience’ Really Means
Here’s what happens in your brain when you feel like you’re becoming one with the universe.
Emily Esfahani Smith
Meet the Citizen Scientists Who Think Mushrooms Have Superpowers
Members of the DIY mycology community are in it for more than just the psychedelic trips.
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Sexual Assault in the Amazon
As the ayahuasca tourism industry grows, so do accounts of abuse.
Magic Mushrooms Might Be a Great Way to Quit Smoking
According to a small and promising study.
I Tried to Get High on Chocolate With Help From a New Age Shaman
Seekers — of spiritual enlightenment, and of more ordinary highs — are finding some creative uses for the ancient bean.
The Government’s Psychedelic Research Ban Is an Expensive Disaster
There’s evidence that a lot of substances could help people who are suffering — but the Drug Enforcement Agency doesn’t care.