Leprechaun Hallucinations


It's Saint Patrick's Day, so our minds inevitably turn to the little people of Irish folklore. But diminutive fairy folk pop up in folk traditions around the world. Listen in for a celebration of the myth and science behind those Leprechaun encounters in this classic STBYM podcast episode.

Leprechaun Hallucinations

It's Saint Patrick's Day, so our minds inevitably turn to the little people of Irish folklore. But diminutive fairy folk pop up in folk traditions around the world. Listen in for a celebration of the myth and science behind those Leprechaun encounters in this classic Stuff to Blow Your Mind podcast episode.

Image Caption: Art by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939)

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Topics in this Podcast: Hallucinations, neuroscience, myth