Hamilton's Pharmacopeia - Season 3 Episode 2

Join an incredible journey through the history, chemistry and societal impacts of the world's most extraordinary drugs.

Genre: Documentary

Country: USA

Episode: 2/16 eps

Duration: 60 min

Quality: HD

Release: 2016

IMDb: 8.8

Season 1 - Hamilton's Pharmacopeia
"South Africa is the last place on earth Quaaludes can still be found; Hamilton travels there to study the drug and learns of a dark history of medical experimentation."
"Hamilton investigates the history of PCP in the U.S., seeking input from addicts, dealers and chemists."
"From the heavenly cloud forests of Oaxaca to a viral video of Miley Cyrus, Hamilton investigates the inconspicuous yet extraordinary psychedelic plant Salvia divinorum."
"Hamilton explores magic mushrooms with the help of shamans, clandestine growers, and ethnomycologists."
"Hamilton embarks on an aquatic adventure to Reunion Island and Madagascar to investigate ichthyoallyeinotoxism and a twisted history of hallucinogenic fish."
"We meet with famed LSD chemist Casey Hardison in the Nevada desert and embark on a roadtrip to visit the unsung hero of psychedelic history."
Season 2 - Hamilton's Pharmacopeia
"Hamilton embarks on a quest to answer the most important question in ethnoherpetological history and along the way, he finds the power of love."
"From the greenhouses of Thai cactophiles to the Tamaulipan thornscrub, Hamilton traces the history of peyote with the help of a Native American peyotist."
"Hamilton investigates the pharmacology and traditional uses of Kratom, a Thai tree with opioid-containing leaves."
"Hamilton travels across North America to study how and why DMT exists in the environment and the laboratory."
"Hamilton heads to India to see industrial Ketamine synthesis, and speak with therapists and luminaries in an attempt to understand the role of dissociative anesthetics in society."
"Hamilton meets an unsung hero of the psychedelic underground and hears a tragic tale of MDMA synthesis and chemiluminescence."
"Hamilton ascends the Carpathian Mountains, microscope in hand, to learn how Europeans use Amanita muscaria, and uncovers the chemistry behind a mushroom-inspired pharmaceutical."
"Deep in the Andean highlands of Peru, Hamilton becomes the apprentice of a local shaman, learning how to use the night-blooming San Pedro cactus as a medicine."
Season 3 - Hamilton's Pharmacopeia
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