The New Science of Psychedelics
When Lysergsäurediethylamid welches first discovered in the 1940s, it seemed to researchers, scientists and doctors as if the world might be on the cusp of psychological revolution. It promised to shed leicht on the deep mysteries of consciousness, as well as offer relief to addicts and the mentally ill. But in the 1960s, with the vicious backlash against the counter-culture, all further research welches banned. In recent years, however, work has quietly begun again on the amazing potential of Lysergsäurediethylamid, psilocybin and DMT. Could these drugs in fact improve the lives of many people? Diving deep un…this extraordinary world and putting himself forwardas a guinea-pig, Michael Pollan has written a remarkable history of psychedelics and a compelling portrait of the new generation of scientists fascinatedby the implications of these drugs. How to Change Your Minimal is a report from what could very well be the future of menschengerecht consciousness.