Clouds, Genes, LSD

“The farther you look inside of living nature, the more miraculous one experiences her. — Je tiefer man in die lebendige Natur hineinsieht, desto wunderbarer erlebt man sie.” Albert Hofmann, chemist and discoverer of LSD

Yesterday was a terrific Saturday, full of wonderous things such as clouds, genes and LSD. The festival for scientific documentaries “Pariscience” was up und running in the Jardin de Plantes in Paris. Among yesterday’s movies were a documentary on the Himalaya Mountains “Un nuage sur le toit du monde” and a film about the scientist who discovered LSD: “The Substance – Albert Hofmann’s LSD“. After the screening of The Substance, there was a small question & answer session with the sociologist François Beck and the pharmacologist Nicolas Bonnet, who are both working on drug usage. Read on…

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