My End-of-Life Mushroom Trip
Depleted by metastatic breast cancer, the author undertakes a psilocybin journey.
The Holy Science of Mindfulness
Harvard’s new Thich Nhat Hanh Center for Mindfulness in Public Health aims to explore how the ephemeral could change physical and mental health.
What Can We Learn From Terminal Lucidity Before Death?
This mysterious end-of-life energy surge could teach us about memory, cognition, and the search for dementia treatments.
Your Brain at the Moment of Death
Resuscitation expert Sam Parnia studies near death experiences—and how your brain can give you access to new dimensions of reality.
Listen to Your Body… or Don’t
What can the science of interoception teach us about diagnosing and treating mental illness?
Tune in, Turn on, Zap Out
One writer reflects on what she learned from a month of neurostimulation for depression, energy, and meditation.
Do Psychedelics Need Psychiatrists?
As psychedelic drugs are poised to join the mainstream, what is the role of the prescriber?