The notion that ingesting regular, subthreshold doses of LSD may have a safe, measurable impact on mood and cognition is bold, new, and until recently, purely anecdotal. When it comes to microdosing psychedelics, two critical, scientific questions lurk in the background. One, is it safe? And, two, is it more efficacious than a placebo? The […]
LSD, commonly known as acid, scientifically known as lysergic acid diethylamide, is one of the most abundant and potent semi-synthetic psychedelic substances. It can cause a wide variety of effects, from wild sensory distortions and intense open-eyed hallucinations and closed-eyed visualizations through atypical mental associations to feelings of spirituality and connectedness to everyone and everything. […]
Picture yourself in a boat on a river… You don’t exactly remember how or when you got there, but you know you went willingly. The skies, suddenly marmalade, gave no warning about their transformation. Millions of sounds come to you sharp and vivid. And there you float, right in the middle of it. Are you […]
LSD is coming out of its mythological background and into the light of modern understanding. We’re learning how you can take LSD safely and responsibly. Here’s where you can get started on gaining a better understanding of this substance.
LSD and psilocybin mushrooms are the most common psychedelics to microdose with. But what are the differences? Is one preferable to the other? Do they really have different effects at small doses?
Dr Alex O’Bryan-Tear gives us his expert opinion on why the myth of LSD’s toxicity is totally unfounded. LSD could in fact be one of the safest mind-altering substances in history.