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An Exploration of How Psychedelics Can Alter Our Perception of Consciousness with Michael Pollan
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04:08 - 08:04 (03:56)

Tim Ferriss and Michael Pollan discuss the author's newest book, How to Change Your Mind, and explore the world of psychedelics and their effects on consciousness, addiction, depression and more.

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