#12 - Deep dive: Psychedelics | Curio

#12 - Deep dive: Psychedelics

26 mins | Jul 21, 2021

Today's episode from 22nd July 2021. On today's show: Could psychedelics have the potential to teach us about the inner workings of the brain’s most complex systems? Anil Ananthaswamy, a science journalist, explores how a small group of neuroscientists are considering whether hallucinations could help us better understand how the brain produces perceptions. Here, he reveals how these studies are starting to support a provocative, century-old hypothesis. Wake up with Curio is a different kind of morning show that gives you the context behind the news and gets you motivated for the day ahead, every Monday - Friday.

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