The First World [Electric Sheep Comix is back!]

27 01 2012

After a ten year hiatus, Electric Sheep Comix returns with a stunning new addition to the psychedelic web-strip Delta from artist Patrick Farley, this one portraying McKenna’s ‘stoned ape theory’.   [NSFW]
Get’s really exquisite about 2/3 into it:

http://www.electricsheepcomix.com/delta/firstword/





Joe Rogan and Duncan Trussell on the Importance of Psychedelics in 2012

30 12 2011

Wow. What superb clip.  Perfect for sharing!!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!





Memory In Mice Dramatically Enhanced Using Genetics/Drug Combo

19 12 2011

I was cramming for finals and thinking about how nice it would be to have this exact kind of technology, just as stumbled on this article:

sciencedaily.com





The Ayahuasca Project

4 12 2011

Definitely watch and share this trailer for a gorgeous looking documentary about ayahuasca shamanism, science and it’s use in treating Westerners afflicted with addictions and severe emotional traumas, as pioneered by the work of two doctors; Dr. Jacques Mabit, who “runs a legendary detox centre deep in the Peruvian jungle”and Dr. Gabor Maté, a lionhearted addiction specialist valiantly trying to establish a similar program in Canada.  It is seeking completion funding on KickStarter so if you like the trailer please learn more by watching the Kickstarter video.





RSA Animate – The Divided Brain

4 12 2011

A second look at brain hemisphere asymmetries and the biology of culture.





Supernature: Esalen and the Human Potential

29 11 2011

Trailer for a documentary in development about the merging of consciousness research, physics and healing over the past 50 years at Esalen.  More information and video can be seen at the documentary’s Kickstarter site.





Neuron transplant in damaged brain fixes obesity in mice

25 11 2011

Transplanted neural stem cells can wire themselves into and replace the damage of a recipient’s brain circuits.

Apparently, we might be able to regrow brain and nervous tissue very soon.

NewScientist.com