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1950s Housewife in LSD Experiment. Chi and DMT – Two Accessible Mysteries That Evade Scientific Validation. Medica. New Health Concerns. Psychedelics - Mushrooms, LSD, Salvia.

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MethylmethCAThinone. Artwork « Head Over Heels. Psychedelic Information Theory: A Talk with James Kent. In his new book, Psychedelic Information Theory: Shamanism in the Age of Reason, James Kent has attempted to describe both the experience and underlying mechanisms of consciousness in the language of classical wave mechanics, with terms like neural oscillators, periodic drivers, wave entrainment, resonance and coherence.

Psychedelic Information Theory: A Talk with James Kent

Of particular interest are his characterizations of psychedelic agents as nonlinear feedback amplifiers, and descriptions of shamanic technique as periodic drivers to entrain a psychonaut’s chaotic interference patterns towards multi-stable strange attractors. His book offers the first steps in developing a more refined and quantifiable theory and terminology of psychedelic action.

It suggests many rich opportunities for further research that are bound to reveal some pragmatic and novel applications. Godfather of Ecstasy: Alexander Shulgin's Last Trip. Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin, perhaps the greatest psychedelic research chemist of all time, passed away on June 2, 2014, just 15 days before his 89th birthday.

Godfather of Ecstasy: Alexander Shulgin's Last Trip

Unaware of his dire health, HIGH TIMES had paid a visit to his laboratory the previous week. Though obviously ill, Sasha exhibited his trademark humor, asking why we had come so far to visit. When one looks at his life and achievements, the answer to that question is clear. The New Synthetics. Notes from the front lines of the 21st century’s Great Mind Experiment.

The New Synthetics

Fifty years back, there was only one molecule known to be psychoactive in the microgram range: LSD. A microgram is one-millionth of a gram; a small dose is about 150 mcg, so a four-gram sugar cube of LSD would contain roughly 25,000 doses. A chunk the size of a golf ball would be able to keep all the hippies at Woodstock high for days. The fact that LSD is active in such small doses mystified everyone who knew anything about pharmacology, and also made it very scary to people in power. Download Psychedelic Information Theory. PIT-Print-Web.pdf. Welcome to the DMT-Nexus. Mushroom Extract. Reset.me - Psychedelic News outlet and Community. A Drug That Could Give You Perfect Visual Memory. Colored Noise.

A consistent flooding of noise in the ears mutes out thoughts and places us into a deeper, more introspective state.

Colored Noise

Sift through the colors below and find one you like. Find a comfortable place, close your eyes, and listen to the staticly din for at least five minutes, longer if you’d like. Noise is Novocaine for the brain. Important Note: Because of the technical limitations of QuickTime, there is a *click* at the end of each loop in these noise samples. This may annoy some people during extended listening. The Get High Now iPhone App ($.99) features melifluously clear, unclicking noise highs and dozens of other audio and visual highs in pristine high-def audio.

How It Works Though noise is defined as a random signal, it is often classified into areas: environmental noise, industrial noise, occupational noise, etc. Dr. Can DMT Connect the Human Brain to a Parallel Universe? If you'd asked this question a few decades ago you'd have been met with raucous laughter – nowadays, however, the idea of parallel universes is taken seriously by scientists at the cutting edge, while our understanding of consciousness is slowly but surely outgrowing the materialistic understanding developed in Victorian times.

Can DMT Connect the Human Brain to a Parallel Universe?

Learning Mind takes a look at the pioneering work of Rick Strassman. Rick Strassman in his book «DMT: the Spirit Molecule», claims that DMT, which is one of the most powerful psychedelic drugs, can provide a reliable and regular access to the other planes of existence. Psychedelics Could Treat Addiction Says Vancouver Official. City's drug policy honcho sees 'profound benefits'.

Psychedelics Could Treat Addiction Says Vancouver Official

A special report. Tabernanthe iboga, source of ibogaine. Vancouver's top drug policy official and B.C. public health physicians believe addicts might be treated by giving them psychedelic drugs, and they hope the city will lead in exploring the controversial approach. Powerful hallucinogens such as ayahuasca and peyote could offer addicts and other sick people "profound benefits," Donald MacPherson, Drug Policy Co-ordinator for the city of Vancouver, told The Tyee.

MacPherson is co-author of a report published by the city in November that puts ayahuasca and peyote in the category of "benefit," based on their traditional use by indigenous cultures and on documented studies by researchers. PTSD and MDMA Therapy - Medical Uses of Ecstasy. PTSD and MDMA Therapy - Medical Uses of Ecstasy. A Psychologist Helps Torture Victims - Healing PTSD. List of Nootropics - Braintropic. Below is a list of nootropics, sorted by what their general use is.

List of Nootropics - Braintropic

I will be updating this periodically as I add more and more articles to the site. If you want me to add or change anything, feel free to comment! They are sorted by what effects you can expect, so feel free to look around! Soon, I will be adding various stacks for each category, so check back! Please note that this is a work in progress, and will be added regularly. Piracetam Vault : FAQ : Frequently Asked Questions v0.7.

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Piracetam Vault : FAQ : Frequently Asked Questions v0.7

It may include out-of-date information. Please check the version date to see when it was most recently revised. For current information, see Erowid's summary pages in the substance's main vault. ) to allow for updates to propagate. This copyright notice must also be included. How Psychedelics Enhance Cognition, Boost Intelligence, Expand Cognitive Studies. How Hallucinogens Play Their Mind-Bending Games: Scientific American - (Build 20100722150226) Investigating the Mechanisms of Hallucinogen-Induced Visions Using 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA): A Randomized Controlled Trial in Humans. Background The mechanisms of drug-induced visions are poorly understood.

Investigating the Mechanisms of Hallucinogen-Induced Visions Using 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA): A Randomized Controlled Trial in Humans

Very few serotonergic hallucinogens have been studied in humans in decades, despite widespread use of these drugs and potential relevance of their mechanisms to hallucinations occurring in psychiatric and neurological disorders. Methodology/Principal Findings. Two new scientific studies reveal hallucinogens are good for your mental health. Single dose of hallucinogen may create lasting personality change. Thursday, September 29, 2011 Psilocybn A single high dose of the hallucinogen psilocybin, the active ingredient in so-called "magic mushrooms," was enough to bring about a measureable personality change lasting at least a year in nearly 60 percent of the 51 participants in a new study, according to the Johns Hopkins researchers who conducted it.

Single dose of hallucinogen may create lasting personality change

Lasting change was found in the part of the personality known as openness, which includes traits related to imagination, aesthetics, feelings, abstract ideas and general broad-mindedness. Changes in these traits, measured on a widely used and scientifically validated personality inventory, were larger in magnitude than changes typically observed in healthy adults over decades of life experiences, the scientists say.

Researchers in the field say that after the age of 30, personality doesn't usually change significantly. Single Dose of Hallucinogen May Create Lasting Personality Change - 09/29/2011. A single high dose of the hallucinogen psilocybin, the active ingredient in so-called “magic mushrooms,” was enough to bring about a measureable personality change lasting at least a year in nearly 60 percent of the 51 participants in a new study, according to the Johns Hopkins researchers who conducted it. Lasting change was found in the part of the personality known as openness, which includes traits related to imagination, aesthetics, feelings, abstract ideas and general broad-mindedness.

Changes in these traits, measured on a widely used and scientifically validated personality inventory, were larger in magnitude than changes typically observed in healthy adults over decades of life experiences, the scientists say. Researchers in the field say that after the age of 30, personality doesn’t usually change significantly. “Normally, if anything, openness tends to decrease as people get older,” says study leader Roland R. Immediate Effects of tDCS on the μ-Opioid System of a Chronic Pain Patient.

Background. NMDA antagonists for tolerance, a collection of the evidence and anecdotal reports. 7 Psychoactive Substances to Expand Your Mind. Psychedelic drugs can unlock mysteries of brain – former government adviser. Scientists should have access to illegal psychedelic drugs such as LSD and psilocybin to aid them in brain research, according to the government's former drug adviser Professor David Nutt. He said that research into the deepest mysteries of the brain, including consciousness and mental illness, had been curtailed by the prohibition of the drugs. Prof Nutt said that scientists might find treatments for conditions such as schizophrenia by using modern techniques to study the effects of psychedelic drugs on the brain.

"Neuroscience should be trying to understand how the brain works," said Nutt, who is professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London. The Blog : Drugs and the Meaning of Life. 10 Reasons Why Oxytocin Is The Most Amazing Molecule In The World. Bacopa caplets study. The Khanyisa Psychoactive Healing Garden. To create a living library of South African psychoactive medicinal plants to document and preserve their indigenous uses in treating mental illness and disease. The Khanyisa Psychoactive Healing Garden Project A Better Life through Traditional Knowledge What is the project about and what inspired the project?

The aim of this exciting new project is to grow and showcase a unique garden of plants used in South African traditional medicine that are effective in treating mental illness and nervous disease, and poorly known in the West. Over 300 species have been reported from the fieldwork by the author as having uses to treat insomnia, depression and conditions such as epilepsy and anxiety (Sobiecki, 2002).

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