You're probably familiar with Salvia divinorum, the hallucinogenic plant used for religious purposes in some indigenous cultures, and for making celebrities giggle in some decaying cultures. But you probably haven't thought about the scientists interested in the drug's therapeutic properties.
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People who have "experimented" with LSD know that its mind-altering effects can last upwards of 18 to 24 hours, which is unusual for a hallucinogenic drug. After nearly 30 years of research, scientists have finally mapped the physical structure of this fascinating molecule, revealing why it tends to linger in the brain.