Martijn Schirp | High Existence

The Automation Revolution is Coming, and Universal Basic Income Might be Humanity’s Only Hope

The automation revolution, paired with universal basic income, could usher in the greatest era humanity has ever seen. Why are we afraid to embrace it?

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Arianna Huffington Talks Meditation, the Importance of Failure, and the Underrated Power of Sleep

The Huffington Post co-founder Arianna Huffington talks meditation, daily rituals, what she wishes she'd known growing up, and her surprisingly practical secrets to success.

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The 4 Hidden Flavors of Modern Love and How They Radically Impact Your Relationships

The ancient Greeks and modern psychologists both identified four different types of love. This knowledge will revolutionize your relationships.

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60 Hours of Meditation in 5 Days: How The Whole World Became The Black Mirror of My Ego

When chaos confuses the ways of avoiding this pain seem infinite. During twelve-hour days of Zazen during Sesshin, that whole world becomes a clear-as-day mirror.

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Escaping the Cult: A Former Anti-Marijuana Advocate Smokes Weed for the First Time

It sounds so simple. Just smoke some weed. See what happens. No big deal. But for me, it was LIFE CHANGING. I felt like a Scientologist finally going clear.

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Jiddu Krishnamurti, the Inner Revolution, and Why We Don’t Really Love Our Children

"If we did love our children, we would stop all wars tomorrow, obviously." — Jiddu Krishnamurti

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5 Unexpected Reasons the Internet is Making People Dumber

You will never view Facebook and Google in the same way after reading this.

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8 Career Lessons From an Ancient Stoic Philosopher

Apply Seneca's ancient wisdom to your work life to get the most out of existence.

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The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Yoga

Yoga has amazing health benefits. Here's everything you need to know to start healing your body and mind.

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A Letter to My Future Children (Do NOT Open Until You’re 18)

Dear Future Children: Now that you're 18, it's time we started being honest with each other. This is as honest as your dad can possibly be.

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The Dose Will See You Now: The Astonishing Life-Saving Potential of Psychedelic Therapy in Modern Medicine

Psychedelic therapy offers an unprecedented opportunity in modern medicine to address treatment-resistant illnesses. Why is it currently illegal?

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Consolations from the Forest: Life-Altering Wisdom from Six Months Alone in a Siberian Cabin

"In Paris I never dwelled much on my state of mind. Life wasn’t conducive to tracking the seismographic data of the soul..."

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From College Dropout to Shaman Apprentice: A Story of Becoming a Leader of the Secoya and Protecting the Vanishing Amazon

He spoke of a white man who had ceased to be a white man. This man had become Secoya. He practiced the tribe's oldest and most difficult traditions.

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