Category: Science & Technology

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Campaign launched against ‘anti-science laws’ on magic mushrooms

A psychedelic advocacy group are calling on the Government to change the regulations on psilocybin (the active ingredient in magic mushrooms) so that it can be made available to millions of people suffering from mental health problems.
 
Psilocybin is a non-addictive, non-toxic and naturally-occurring compound found in hundreds of species of mushrooms across the world. Read more...

UK gets bottle deposit return scheme – but where’s everything else?

March 27 saw UK environment secretary Michael Gove give the green light to a deposit return scheme in England, which will provide a small cash sum for each bottle or can that consumers return for recycling. While a welcome move, its important to keep in mind that this is the first significant tangible policy announcement since January’s year-late publication of the 25 Year Environment Plan. Read more...