Monthly Archives: February 2021

Psychedelic Therapy Schools Are Popping Up Like Mushrooms

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For hundreds or thousands of dollars, you can get certified to administer mind-altering—and some say, mind-healing—drugs. Even before Oregon and Washington, D.C., decriminalized medical psilocybin, the active ingredient in “magic mushrooms,” in November, a market was emerging for schools that teach mental and medical health professionals how to use psychedelics in their treatment. The vanguard industry […]

One Day, Your Home Could Be Made With Mushrooms

Mushroom bricks could possibly replace concrete! Mushrooms are helping architects and engineers solve one the world’s biggest crises: climate change. These fungi are durable, biodegradable, and are proving to be a good alternative to more polluting materials. “Our built environment needs these kinds of materials,” says David Benjamin, founding principal architect at the firm The […]