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Posts tagged hallucinogenic

January 13, 2012

 

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Do Magic Mushrooms Make People Nicer?

I've heard that psilocybin, which is the hallucinogenic ingredient in psychedelic mushrooms, can alter people's personalities and make them nicer. Is that true?

December 24, 2010

 

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What Is Catnip?

Give your cat catnip and they go crazy! What is catnip and why do cats love it so much?

December 16, 2004

 

Catnip

It induces euphoria, and excites the sexual regions of the brain. It is quite possibly hallucinogenic. What is it? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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