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The psychedelic drug that’s incredibly popular in Silicon Valley mirrors a near-death experience, and researchers are figuring out how it works

The psychedelic drug ayahuasca, which originates in the Amazon, has become popular in the US in recent years, with Silicon Valley entrepreneurs flying to Peru to have intense experiences with the substance. Ayahuasca’s psychoactive ingredient, DMT, has similar effects to a near-death experience, according to a new study. Those near-death-experience […]
The psychedelic drug that’s incredibly popular in Silicon Valley mirrors a near-death experience, and researchers are figuring out how it works