[Psychedelics] New Evidence Suggests Magic Mushrooms Can Make You Feel Closer To Nature And Less Authoritarian

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New research, published in the journal Psychopharmacology, suggests that consuming psilocybin (the psychedelic compound in magic mushrooms) can help people feel more connected to nature and reduce authoritarian attitudes.

N=14; 2 doses of 10mg and one week later 25mg.

As one patient put it, “Before I enjoyed nature, now I feel part of it. Before I was looking at it as a thing, like TV or a painting… [But now I see] there’s no separation or distinction, you are it.”

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