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16/11/1938 LSD is first synthesized

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Your Brain on LSD and Acid

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Why Does LSD Do Amazing & Terrible Things To Your Brain?

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Is LSD Really That Dangerous?

LSD was first synthesized by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann at the Sandoz Laboratories in Basel, Switzerland as part of a large research program searching for medically useful ergot alkaloid derivatives. LSD's psychedelic properties were discovered 5 years later.
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