January, 31 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Top 10 Psilocybin Studies of the Last Decade

In the past 10 years, scientists around the world made remarkable progress in investigating the therapeutic potential of the psychedelic compound psilocybin.

January, 24 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Seven factors that affect a psychedelic experience

Which seven factors influence a psychedelic experience, and how do our retreats at Synthesis support these?

January, 18 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Neurogenesis: Can Psilocybin help grow your brain cells?

Take a look at the evidence suggesting that different psychedelics could boost neurogenesis, improving areas of cognition and reducing depressive symptoms.

January, 17 2020 - Psychedelic Science
The science behind psychedelics and increasing your connection with yourself

“There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” - Aldous Huxley. How does a guided psychedelic trip increase your connection with yourself?

December, 13 2019 - News
Documentary features Synthesis as Model for the Future of Psychedelic Retreats

This DW documentary film features an inside look inside a Synthesis Retreat and follows the journey of a man who microdoses LSD, with life-changing results.

December, 13 2019 - News
Synthesis welcomes leading Clinical Psychologist Dr. Rosalind Watts to the Advisory Board

Rosalind Watts is the Lead Clinical Psychologist at Imperial College London’s Centre for Psychedelic Research, and has been pioneering research in the therapeutic potential of psilocybin.

December, 13 2019 - Insights
Could Psychedelics improve our relationships?

When society becomes increasingly lonely, we find it hard to build connections. The guided psychedelic experience has been shown to be an effective way of boosting our connection to other people.

November, 27 2019 - Psychedelic Science
How Psychedelics improve your brain’s Neuroplasticity

Clarifying the scientific research on neuroplasticity, its benefits, and uncovering how psychedelics could help improve the brain’s neural network.

November, 25 2019 - Stories
Psychedelic experience gives writer James a new perspective in life

James came to Synthesis to have his first psychedelic experience. He came with an open mind, and left with a meaningful new perspective on his new career as a writer of

November, 11 2019 - News
Appointment of leading Psychedelics Neuroscientist, Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris, to Advisory Board

Synthesis welcomes neuroscientist Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris to support the strategy, research, and development of our fast-growing psilocybin retreat start-up. Find out more about how his

May, 30 2019 - Insights
3 Things to Know as Psychedelic Access Approaches a Tipping Point

As the psychedelic movement makes huge strides with Denver successfully decriminalizing psilocybin-containing mushrooms, here are 3 things you should know about these transformative

May, 17 2019 - Insights
How 250 People Transformed Their Minds with Safe, Legal, and Professionally-Guided Psychedelic Experiences

…and Synthesis’ plans to build a world where all of us have the opportunity to do the same.

April, 30 2019 - Psychedelic Science
What are Magic Truffles?

Find out about magic truffles, or psychedelic truffles, a psychedelic related to magic mushrooms.

April, 30 2019 - Psychedelic Science
Psychedelics and Age

“I’ve begun to wonder if perhaps these remarkable molecules might be wasted on the young, that they may have more to offer us later in life, after the cement of our mental habits and everyday behaviors has set.”

April, 27 2019 - Psychedelic Science
What are Magic Mushrooms?

What are magic mushrooms, or shrooms? What are the effects of shrooms? What types of shrooms are there? Are shrooms legal? What are magic truffles?