The scope and validity of the patent will depend on how x-ray diffraction data is interpreted.
Food author Michael Pollan changes his mind and his life and puts psychedelics back in the spotlight.
"The Healing Powers of LSD, MDMA, Psilocybin, and Ayahuasca"
Fadiman's groundbreaking guide on psychedelics for spiritual, therapeutic, and problem-solving use.
Alexander and Ann Shulgin publish "TiHKAL: The Continuation."
This book is a landmark, detailed guide for mushroom hunters.
"The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge: A Radical History of Plants, Drugs, and Human Evolution"
Alexander and Ann Shulgin publish "PiHKAL: A Chemical Love Story."
Howard Lotsof is awarded a US patent for "Rapid method for interrupting the narcotic addiction syndrome."
Albert Most (aka Ken Nelson) describes how to collect and smoke the venom of Bufo alvarius.
Reflections on Sacred Drugs, Mysticism and Science
Terrence and Dennis McKenna publish the book using the names O.T. Oss and O.N. Oeric.
This is the first popular media coverage of the existence of magic mushrooms.
Aldous Huxley's "The Doors of Perception" is Published
Science magazine publishes a first-hand psilocybin experience written by a botanist calling himself "Mr. W."
Lewis Carroll's book "Alice in Wonderland" is published.
Florentine Codex is Published and Contains Description of Aztecs Using Peyote and Hallucinogenic Mushrooms
Spanish priest Bernardino de Sahagùn writes in the Florentine Codex about the Aztecs using peyote and hallucinogenic mushrooms.
The Codex Magliabecchiano is written and contains at least one illustration showing teonanacátl mushrooms.
The Mixtec Mesoamerican Codex shows the ritual use of mushrooms by Mixtec gods.