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Terence McKenna, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, and the Archaic Revival of Empathy

“Western civilization is a loaded gun pointed at the head of this planet,” Terence McKenna...

Hans

If You’re Reading This Right Now, You’re Insanely Lucky

Realizing how lucky you are to be reading this is the first step to being way happier and more fulfilled in this existence.

LOSTBOYEVSKY

9 Toxic Habits That are Killing Your Creativity

Are you sabotaging your creativity without realizing it?

Colton Swabb

Verbal Overshadowing and the Strange Ways Language Can Sabotage Your Mind

What if the language you use to describe a memory has the power to alter or manipulate the same memory?

James Berges

The Mystery of Binaural Beats: Soundscapes That Produce Blissful Shifts in Consciousness

Binaural beats are a fascinating, powerful, and beautiful curiosity.

Eric

The Zen of Peak Performance: How to Slow Down, Achieve More, and Experience True Success

Peak performance doesn't need to be a struggle. In fact, you can achieve it by doing less. Much less.

Phil Drolet

Life After Death: Vilca and the Most Sacred Psychedelic Ritual in the World

Vilca as a spiritual practice is about connection: to the Earth, to each other, to the cosmos, and to our truest selves. We often think of death as the ultimate disconnection. Ingesting Vilca is in...

Jon Waterlow

7 Steps to Remove Toxic Beliefs and Overcome Confirmation Bias

What if some of your core beliefs are false, and are actually sabotaging your happiness, health, and success?

Phil Drolet

Building God: Why Superintelligent A.I. Will Be the Best (or Last) Thing We Ever Do

Everything you've ever wanted to know about artificial intelligence and what it could mean for the future of humanity.

Eric Brown

Visions of a Genius: The Illustrated Story of How Nikola Tesla Invented the Impossible

Brilliant comic shows how Nikola Tesla discovered one of Mother Nature's best kept secrets.

The Unknown

How To Be a Successful Artist: 6 Simple Yet Brilliant Insights From Author Neil Gaiman

In author Neil Gaiman's commencement speech to the University of the Arts, he revealed these 6 brilliant lessons for anyone trying to earn a living creatively.

Colton Swabb

4 Imaginary Problems You’re Experiencing Right Now (And How To Fix Them)

It’s human nature to believe we’re just one small change away from greatness. Unfortunately, "problems" start getting in the way, most of which only exist in our minds.

Jamie Flexman

The Purpose of Your Life is Whatever the Hell You Want it to Be

What's your life purpose? Life is magnificently open; beautifully free. Its meaning is up to us. Read on to find out why we need to make our own purpose:

Ben