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Often, our curiosity pulls us into covering subjects that are interesting to brain aficionados, but don’t fit neatly into any one of our "normal" categories — things like futurism, bioethics and emotional intelligence.

Otherwise, scroll down and enjoy...

Microdosing LSD with Dr. James Fadiman

Here’s why psychedelics aren’t just a hippy phenomenon.

Rethinking addiction

Are addicts just greedy, selfish people who want more pleasure than everyone else? It’s time to rethink addiction.

white noise and focus

Where do you go to get focused work done? Library? Busy coffee shop? Noisy environments are actually better for focus, but only for certain people.

Dennis McKenna psychedelics

Let’s go on a trip with psychedelics expert (and brother of Terence McKenna ) Dr. Dennis McKenna.

floatation-tank-submersion

Had I just woken up? Or had I been awake? I was sure I was awake — although I couldn’t actually see anything. I also couldn’t feel anything.  That is, I literally couldn’t feel anything.  (And here I mean literally from back when literally meant “literally,” before literally started meaning “not literally, but figuratively.”) I …

Hypnosis

If you think hypnosis is all about swinging watches, have we got news for you. It can change the way we use our brains in ways that were previously thought impossible.

DMT with Dr. Rick Strassman

Dr. Rick Strassman is something of a legend in the psychedelic research community. His studies in the early 1990s re-opened a door which had been securely bolted for almost three decades: a prohibition against testing psychedelics on human research subjects.

ketamine episode image

Ketamine has quite the reputation as a club drug. But research is showing its promising potential as a treatment for severe cases of depression.

scientific researcher with chemical molecules

Jesse talks with Dr. Carhart-Harris about the prototypical psychedelic, LSD, how it changes the brain in long-lasting ways, and why you’ll never look at bicycles the same way again.

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