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Stuff To Blow Your Mind

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Society & Culture

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Science & Medicine 12

Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert, Joe and Christian as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future on Stuff To Blow Your Mind, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

The Shaman and the Scientist: My Egoic Mind

December 21st, 2012

Episode 321 of 776 episodes

A shaman consumes a psychedelic mushroom and visits the spirit world. Meanwhile, a scientist studies the effects of psilocybin on depression and conceptions of self. In this episode, Robert and Julie discuss the common ground shared by these disciplines.

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