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Drug Education: Psilocybin Mushrooms

<Under construction> "What is it that society finds offensive about drug abuse, and what does that have to do with psychedellics? Well, my own analysis of this is that what is offensive about drug abuse is an unconscious, repetitious, and demonstrably destructive pattern of behavior.  And whenever you see someone behaving that way, everyone feels repulsed and brought down.  And, in fact, severe drug addictions are like this, but as a matter of record, this is what psychedelics make Read more [...]

7 Miraculous Ways Mushrooms Can Save the World

“I believe that mycelium is the neurological network of nature. Interlacing mosaics of mycelium infuse habitats with information-sharing membranes. These membranes are aware, react to change, and collectively have the long-term health of the host environment in mind. The mycelium stays in constant molecular communication with its environment, devising diverse enzymatic and chemical responses to complex challenges.” ― Paul Stamets, Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World Perhaps Read more [...]

Brain Imaging Studies with Psilocybin and MDMA

Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris is one of the first researchers in 40 years to be allowed to investigate the effects of psychedelic drugs. He used a FMI brain imager to study the resting state activation in the brains of volunteers who had taken a fairly small but very intense intravenous dose of psilocybin (found in magic mushrooms). What he found surprised everyone. He found that the drug caused large decreases in activity in various centres of coordination in the brain. This was exactly the opposite Read more [...]

73 Mindblowing Terence McKenna Quotes

Terence Kemp McKenna (November 16, 1946 – April 3, 2000) was an American philosopher, psychonaut, ethnobotanist, lecturer, writer and author of several books. He spoke and wrote about a variety of subjects, including psychedelic drugs, plant-based entheogens, shamanism, metaphysics, alchemy, language, culture, technology and the theoretical origins of human consciousness. He was also the creator of a mathematical theory of time based on patterns found in the I Ching which he termed novelty Read more [...]

Magic Mushrooms on CNN – Long Lasting Positive Effects

Psilocybin mushrooms are fungi that contain the psychoactive compounds psilocybin and psilocin. There are multiple colloquial terms for psilocybin mushrooms, the most common being shrooms and magic mushrooms.[1] Biological genera containing psilocybin mushrooms include Agrocybe, Conocybe, Copelandia, Galerina, Gerronema, Gymnopilus, Hypholoma, Inocybe, Mycena, Panaeolus, Pluteus, and Psilocybe. There are approximately 190 species of psilocybin mushrooms and most of them fall in the genus Read more [...]