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Why You Meditate For Others

At first, every one of us became interested in meditation for purely egoistic reasons. 'I want to calm my mind' or 'I'd like to decrease my stress levels' or maybe even 'Whoa! I can become...

Martijn Schirp

7 Scientific Lifehacks for Building New Habits and Making Them Stick (Forever)

In this post you'll learn 7 of the most potent psychological life hacks to master your habits and improve your performance by 10X.

Sam Thomas Davies

14 Lies Your Mind Tells You to Prevent Life Changes

14 common ways that our minds sabotage our attempts to make positive changes.

Leo Babauta

Culture is Your Sorta-Trustworthy Friend: Why I Disagree With Terence McKenna

Terence McKenna famously said, "Culture is not your friend." This is a powerful idea. It's also (partially) wrong. Here's why.

Jordan Bates

HE Podcast #4: Tim Urban Talks Virtual Reality, Elon Musk, Free Speech, Cryonics, and More

We interviewed Tim Urban, creator of Wait But Why. It was amazing. He's awesome. Don't miss this.

Jordan Bates

This Will Change Your Life.

“Everything is a matter of perspective.” That’s an overused phrase that’s...

Jordan Lejuwaan

7 Thought-Provoking Questions from Dr. Jordan B. Peterson

Jordan Peterson shares his seven most thought-provoking questions.

Jon Brooks

Get Creative: A Guide to Beating the Zombie Apocalypse

WARNING: Zombies are infiltrating the planet, and I’m not talking about what’s on the box or the...


Embracing The Cold: A Workshop With Wim ‘The Iceman’ Hof

I slowly stepped into the water. First the right foot, then the left. It was cold, ice-cold. Yet the feeling was not unpleasant. After an initial reaction of resistance, I could relax and immerse...

Martijn Schirp

This Time-Lapse Footage of Earth as Seen From Space Will Expand Your Consciousness

This time-lapse footage will rearrange your grey matter in seconds. The view of Earth from space is mesmerizing.

Jordan Bates

Altruism 2.0: How to Do 1,000 Times More Good by Donating Effectively

Effective Altruism is a movement that is radically re-imagining what it means to be an altruist.

Jordan Bates

World Leaders Propose to Legalize All Drugs: 5 Major Changes in Global Policy

In a radical move, the former presidents of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Poland, Portugal and...

Martijn Schirp

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

Matt Karamazov

Parkour: The Art of Movement

Parkour is by far one of the most amazing sports and/or art forms out there. If you haven’t...

Jordan Lejuwaan