By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Archaeologists have discovered an astonishing stash of powerful drugs in a 1,000-year-old leather pouch buried in a cave deep in the Bolivian Andes. The pouch, made from three foxes’ snouts stitched together, has shown traces of a number of plant-based psychoactive substances, including the earliest known evidence of an ayahuasca ceremony.
The University of Berkeley led the expedition and analysis, with head archaeologist Melanie Miller announcing: “This is the . . .