Rolling Stone: This Bicycle Day, Celebrate Albert Hofmann’s Psychedelic Discovery

Summary: Rolling Stone recounts the early history of LSD, from its synthesis by Albert Hofmann in 1938 to Hofmann’s first intentional dose of the psychedelic substance on April 19, 1943. The article outlines the state of psychedelic research today, MAPS’ focus on psychedelic research and education, and concerns about psychedelic commercialization.

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