The Accidental Discovery of LSD
Unlike its name, Bicycle Day is not a holiday honoring your favorite two-wheeled, environmentally friendly vehicle. This holiday celebrates the day chemist Albert Hofmann first discovered the psychedelic effects of lysergic acid diethylamide, otherwise known as LSD-25. This video explores the chemical history of LSD.
[Correction at 0:09, 1:13, and 1:46: "Hoffman" should be spelled "Hofmann"]
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