Magic mushrooms derived hallucinogenic compounds to stop insects … – The Independent

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Magic mushrooms evolved hallucinogenic chemicals to stop insects …
The Independent
The hallucinogenic substance that puts the “magic” in magic mushrooms may have originally evolved as a protection against insect attack, according to a new study. The same chemicals that make humans “trip” may also repel insects by manipulating their
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