CIA Secret Experiment

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Wednesday 15 October 10:30pm

November 28, 1953: A US Army scientist working on biological weapons, Dr Frank Olson, falls to his death from his hotel window under suspicious circumstances. 1975: the US government offers Olson’s family a $750,000 payout, revealing he died because of his involvement in a secret CIA experiment studying the use of LSD and interrogation, an offshoot of a series of mind control experiments called MK-ULTRA. What was the true extent of these secret CIA experiments and their casualties?

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