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Film Review for “Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary”

A film that's more psychedelic trip than deep exploration of the dying process

I’m not of the Timothy Leary generation, but I am on its cusp. The way in which he influenced us is not foreign to me, nor are the psychedelics he introduced into our culture back then. On the other hand, … Continue reading

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Tune In: Could Psychedelics ‘Break Down’ Depression?

Doctors at London's Imperial College are exploring the potential of LSD and other psychedelics to heal depression and potentially save lives

In the wake of the 1960s, the US government cracked down on its message to the public regarding the use of psychedelics. They hoped to create an image of it as a damaging, dangerous drug. On one hand, their concerns … Continue reading

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LSD Research Makes Biggest Headway in 40 Years

Clinical trials reveal therapeutic effects of psychedelics on those nearing death

Timothy Leary may be dead, but research into the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics is thriving once again. Specifically, recent studies have explored the potential for LSD to ease anxiety and depression for those overcoming addiction, or nearing death. In the early … Continue reading

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The Bizarre Fate of Cremation Ashes

8 Creative Ways People Have Utilized or Disposed of Cremation Remains

1. Fireworks Gonzo journalist Hunter S Thompson planned his funeral years before his death. When he took his own life in 2005, Johnny Depp, who had befriended Thompson while preparing to play his character in the 1998 film adaptation of Fear and … Continue reading

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