New research: a mystical experience on psilocybin can transform your personality

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New research finds that a single high dose of psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, can lead to lasting personality change.

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Self-transcendence and the brain: new research, old fallacy


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Recent advances in neuroscience are revealing the relationships between complex mental processes and brain activity. It is even possible to identify specific brain sites involved in spirituality. But does this mean, then, that spirituality is nothing but a product of the brain — and perhaps a faulty one at that?

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