psychedelics

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
Church of Ayahuasca

Veterans Are Turning to Ayahuasca for PTSD Relief

At Soul Quest, a psychedelic church in Orlando, I met war veterans looking for peace of mind.
Josh Adler
10.3.17
ayahuasca

Florida’s Ayahuasca Church Wants to Go Legal

Inside Soul Quest's bid for government recognition.
Josh Adler
9.20.17
When the Drugs Hit

Stop Policing Psychedelic Science

Researchers make the case for a new, psychedelics-only controlled substance category.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.5.17
When the Drugs Hit

America's Trippiest Chemist: Making Psychedelics 'Was Fun'

For over 40 years, Dave Nichols had government license to make Schedule 1 drugs like LSD and DMT for research.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.2.17
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
Reality Doses

When the Drugs Hit

A Motherboard journey into the science, politics, and culture of today’s psychedelic renaissance.
Daniel Oberhaus
Brian Anderson
5.31.17
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.
Madison Margolin
5.23.17
LSD

Here's Sobering Info On Bad Shroom Trips Amidst the Psychedelic Renaissance

Psilocybin, the chemical in magic mushrooms, could be a powerful treatment, but sometimes things get ugly.
Madison Margolin
1.4.17
Drugs

Party Drug/Cat Tranquilizer Ketamine Is a Great Antidepressant

Scientists have finally figured out how ketamine works as an antidepressant when other drugs don't.
Madison Margolin
12.14.16
mental health

The Government Gets One Step Closer to Approving MDMA to Treat PTSD

The third phase of the clinical trial will include 230 patients.
Madison Margolin
11.30.16
psychedelics

This Is How Ayahuasca Affects the Brain

The psychedelic therapy comes from a brew that combines vines and leaves.
Madison Margolin
8.31.16