The Cosmic Lottery: How You Overcame 1 in 140 Trillion Odds

Congratulations! You've won the Cosmic Lottery!! Your life is truly a miracle. This is why you should thank the universe every day for your existence:

Ben

Alone in Thailand: How I Built a Meaningful Life From Scratch in 8 Days on a New Continent

"I truly entertained the thought that I would die here. I felt isolated, cut off, as if I were oceans away from everything I knew and loved — and I was."

Jon Brooks

Master of My Domain: How 365 Days of No Porn Changed My Life

When I was 16 years old and hormones were raging, I made the decision to quit masturbating for a full year. No sex. No masturbation. What happened next changed my life.

The Unknown

Jordan Greenhall on the Collective Intelligence We Need in Order to Avoid Global Collapse

On the global collapse threatening humanity, the loss of sense making, sovereignty, and the need for a collective intelligence.

Insight Overload: Naval Ravikant Has a Beautiful Mind

Naval on cryptocurrency, investing, how to make money, books, happiness, anxiety, meditation, God and religion, veganism, and more.

Daniel Schmachtenberger on Why Humanity Needs to Go Through a Phase Shift

This guy reminds me of Terence McKenna in the best way possible.

Daniel Schmachtenberger on How We Can Avoid Extinction and Win Humanity’s Existential Game

On mitigating natural and human-caused existential risks and designing post-capitalist systems.

15 Reality-Shattering Thought Experiments That Will Unplug You From the Matrix

Warning: These 15 thought experiments will leave you feeling a lot less certain about the nature of your existence.

Ben

Taboo-Shattering TED Talk Reveals How MDMA Can Improve Your Psychological Immune System

In our current healthcare paradigm we maintain the symptoms at a manageable level. We don't, however, heal the root cause of our suffering.

Martijn Schirp

50 Sentences That Will Convince You to Change Your Life

Your culture has vastly restricted your sense of what is possible. It's time to transcend your self-imposed limits.

Jordan Bates

30 Days of Challenges to Transform You From n00b to Demi-God

We devised 30 completely unconventional one-day challenges to level up your existence. Complete even a few of these idiosyncratic tests to take your self-knowledge to the next echelon.

Jon Brooks

Terence Mckenna Resets Your Mind in Less Than an Hour

I can never get enough of Uncle Terence.

The Ultimate Flowchart For Determining How You Can Help the World

Martin Luther King Jr. once said: “Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?’”

Jordan Bates

Jordan Greenhall on Why Humanity’s Situation is Like Game of Thrones and How to Save the World

Jordan Greenhall has a brilliant and fascinating mind, and an urgent message.

Charlie Kaufman on the Deficiencies of Consumerist Culture and the Mind-Altering Effects of Media

Have we become zombie slaves? Watch and listen as Charlie Kaufman dissects the fallacies of consumerist culture with heartbroken yet hopeful wisdom.

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