"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."
- Aldous Huxley

Interviews & Documentaries


Psychedelic Research and Mystical Experiences

Science and Sacraments
Psychedelic Research and Mystical Experiences

This documentary surveys the history of psychedelic research and the current renaissance, focusing on the potential of psychedelics to enhance insight and creativity, foster psychological healing and growth, and catalyze spiritual awakening.


Interview with Ram Dass, Conducted by Charles Grob

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with Ram Dass, Conducted by Charles Grob

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences


Interview with James Fadiman

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with James Fadiman

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences.


Interview with Stanislav Grof

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with Stanislav Grof

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences


Interview with Laura Huxley

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with Laura Huxley

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences


Interview with Huston Smith

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with Huston Smith

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences


Interview with Rabbi Zalman Schachter

Pioneers in Research Series
Interview with Rabbi Zalman Schachter

Recorded in 1998 in conjunction with the Gathering of Elders conference at the Institute for Noetic Sciences


Oral history interview with Bill Richards

Pioneers in Research Series
Oral history interview with Bill Richards

Recorded in 2009


Oral history interview with David Nichols

Pioneers in Research Series
Oral history interview with David Nichols

Recorded in 2009


Oral history interview with Stanislav Grof

Pioneers in Research Series
Oral history interview with Stanislav Grof

The following interview was conducted with Stanislav Grof, professor of psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies at the Institute of Psychology Conscience in San Francisco for the Purdue University Oral History Program. It took place on Friday, September 4th, 2009.


Oral history interview with Maurice Rapport (Part 1)

Pioneers in Research Series
Oral history interview with Maurice Rapport (Part 1)

The following interview was conducted for the Purdue University Oral History Program on Tuesday, October 14th, 2008. This is part one of the interview.


Oral history interview with Maurice Rapport (Part 2)

Pioneers in Research Series
Oral history interview with Maurice Rapport (Part 2)

The following interview was conducted for the Purdue University Oral History Program on Tuesday, October 14th, 2008. This is part two of the interview.