Deep reads about wellness and technology. Mindfulness, quantified self, wearables, consciousness, peak performance.
Technology, consciousness, wellness.
Silicon Valley’s technolibertarian dream was invented by Timothy Leary | The Outline
Elon Musk and Peter Thiel want a space utopia, but they’re borrowing the plans from an LSD pioneer.
Aubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging | TED Talk | TED.com
Cambridge researcher Aubrey de Grey argues that aging is merely a disease -- and a curable one at that. Humans age in seven basic ways, he says, all of which can be averted.
The Ketamine Secrets of ‘Ecco the Dolphin’ - VICE
The unlikely connection between a drug-addicted scientist and a cute video game character.
The Trip Treatment - The New Yorker
Research into psychedelics may hold a key to coping with anxiety, addiction, and existential dread. Michael Pollan on psilocybin.
Biohacking - The Beginner’s Guide (Top 7 Hacks!)
In this guest post by Mark Moschel, learn how meditation, nutrition & gratitude can be forms of biohacking and how to get the most out of these practices!
Interview with James Fadiman, author of The Psychedelic Explorer's Guide
The idea to talk with James Fadiman was originally given to me by Rick Strassman. Fadiman played a crucial early role in his introduction to the field of psychedelics research and related matters.