MUSHROOMS

Drugs

Obama-Shaped Ecstasy and Coke-Stuffed Globes Fill the DEA’s Deleted Drug Newsletter

Russ Kick, a transparency advocate who archives government websites, downloaded the publicly-available issues before they were deleted this summer.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.9.18
bad ideas

Experts Call This Mushroom-Identifying App 'Potentially Deadly'

Its creator says it's only meant to be used as a reference.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.25.17
we built this city

Future Martians May Be Living in Houses Made of Mushrooms, Bone, and Dust

This little Martian made a house out of regolith, this little Martian made a house out of biomass.
Daniel Oberhaus
Becky Ferreira
4.27.17
vancouver

How Mushrooms Could Help Replenish Forests After Clearcut Logging

Mycologists on Cortes Island are making the case to end the practice of slash burning in B.C. forestry.
Daniel J. Pierce
11.24.16
MUSHROOMS

Why Your Next Chair May Be Made Out of Mushrooms

Inexpensive, renewable—what’s not to love?
Nicholas Deleon
11.17.16
Canada

Could Psychedelic Drugs Help Keep Ex-Inmates Out Of Jail?

A new study suggests that mushrooms and LSD might reduce domestic violence.
Joshua Rapp Learn
4.29.16
Gaming

You Play a Post-Apocalyptic Fungus in 'Mushroom 11'

Just because humanity doesn’t survive the end of days doesn’t mean there’s no one to root for.
Zack Kotzer
10.16.15
Reviews

'Psychedelic Space' Turns the Chemistry of Mind-Altering Drugs Into Art

Kelsey Brookes's new tome Psychedelic Space provides a highly unique peek at one of the most unseeable areas of science: chemistry.
Thobey Campion
9.23.15
video

The 'Drug Dare' Challenges People to Upload Videos of Themselves Doing Drugs

Challenge accepted.
Jordan Valinsky
6.4.15
Drugs

This Couple Is Raising $1 Million to Fund Medical-Grade MDMA and Mushrooms

Norwegian researchers are crowdfunding psychedelics for use in therapy.
Steph Yin
5.4.15
Weed

The New Invite-Only Dark Web Market for All-Natural Drugs

*Djembe*
Jordan Pearson
4.15.15
Science

How Mushrooms Could Hold the Key to Our Long-Term Survival as a Species

The wonders of mycelium.
Doug Bierend
3.30.15