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Crazy Wisdom

Stewart Alsop

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Crazy Wisdom

Crazy Wisdom

Stewart Alsop

30
Followers
204
Plays
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Have you found yourself experiencing a lot of stress recently? Do you want to be more creative? Stewart Alsop interviews successful creatives to find out how they work with and manage the stress that is inherent in creative work. He investigates the questions: "What is the connection between stress and creativity?"

Latest Episodes

What is the relationship between the mind and the Self? - Joscha Bach: Cognitive Scientist

Here are some other questions we discuss: What is the best way to take drugs? What is the relationship between creativity and drugs? What is the relationship between What is the ego? What is the difference between civilization and culture? What are accuator impulses? What is the control state? What is the motor state? What is the effect of the abundant virtual environments and how will that change evolution?

66 MIN1 w ago
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What is the relationship between the mind and the Self? - Joscha Bach: Cognitive Scientist

How did you go from neuroscience to writing for a tech company? - Courtney Nash

Here are some more questions we discuss: How did Ochem break you? Why is organic chemistry so hard? What is the neuroscience of cross country skiing? What living environment can you not stand (geographical)? How do you pick a career? Did academia stifle you? What is the model in neuroscience right now that you suspect is wrong yet everyone still believes?

54 MIN2 w ago
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How did you go from neuroscience to writing for a tech company? - Courtney Nash

What are the undisocovered parts of iboga? - Clare S. Wilkins: Founder and Director of Pangea Biomedics

Here are some questions we discuss: What is Iboga? Why did Gabon get so much bwiti or Iboga rather than its neighbors Cameroon? What is different about hunting at night versus at hunting at the day? How does TCM use Ibogaine related plants? What is it like to have a waking dream state? What is the main receptor that iboga interacts with? Why is the mind so good at compartmentalizing?

34 MIN3 w ago
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What are the undisocovered parts of iboga? - Clare S. Wilkins: Founder and Director of Pangea Biomedics

What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? - Jessie Krebs: Survivalist at The Prepared

Here are some questions we talk about: How do people in the woods hurt themselves? How does poor decision making manifest itself in the survival situations? What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? How important is knowing how to move in different environments essential to survival? Why is travel so different? What are the core components of wilderness therapy?

62 MINJUL 11
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What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? - Jessie Krebs: Survivalist at The Prepared

How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

We also talked about the following questions: How does education work different in different countries? How has internet connectivity changed in Myanmar? How does an authoritarian government affect education and creativity? What does it take to learn? What does it mean to learn? What was it like to grow up in a dictatorship that is based on Buddhism?

40 MINJUN 7
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How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

Here are some of my favorite questions: What is the lifespan of an average system? Why does a system prioritize its own existence? How do adaptable systems manage inertia? Why is real estate so stable? Why are corn and soybeans such a good investment in the mid-west? What is regulatory capture? Why humans are so crazy about curiosity? How does consciousness help us eat, have sex, poop, and sleep better? What is the point of subconsciousness? Follow Matt on Twitter: @thatmatt

67 MINMAY 29
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What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

Here are some other questions we discuss: What is alternate reality cinema? How did COVID19 change the usage of social media? How did the online world change the meaning of fiction? How did COVID19 change the way that cognition is distributed on the internet? How do you build habits to affect the structure of human society? How does Facebook think about second-order engagement? Check out an event that Michael is hosting this Friday: https://www.facebook.com/events/238478103910064/

53 MINMAY 13
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What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

Here are some other questions we discussed: What is 3D trading technology? What is an idea market? What are the broken structures of the corporate media environment? How do you battle systemic corruption? How has the internet affected nuance? How can decentralized finance help to reshape the broken structures of modern institutions? How do you align interests without building monopolies or duopolies? Follow Mike here: https://twitter.com/harmonylion1

50 MINMAY 11
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How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

Here are some other questions we discuss: What did socrates say about the unexamined life? What would it mean to have free will? Is there a specialization in studying interdisciplinary studies? What does the university of the internet look like? What are the three components of effective education? What does excellence look like? How do you think more clearly? Where does originality come from? Follow Richard: @richardprice100 on Twiter

43 MINMAY 9
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Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation

Warren is the father of Arik Gohl who is a previous guest and master bodyworker. Warren story is fascinating and has served in many roles over his life. He speaks several languages fluently and has keen insight into historical forces as well as how language creates the reality we live. I highly recommend listening to this episode.

98 MINMAY 5
Comments
What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation

Latest Episodes

What is the relationship between the mind and the Self? - Joscha Bach: Cognitive Scientist

Here are some other questions we discuss: What is the best way to take drugs? What is the relationship between creativity and drugs? What is the relationship between What is the ego? What is the difference between civilization and culture? What are accuator impulses? What is the control state? What is the motor state? What is the effect of the abundant virtual environments and how will that change evolution?

66 MIN1 w ago
Comments
What is the relationship between the mind and the Self? - Joscha Bach: Cognitive Scientist

How did you go from neuroscience to writing for a tech company? - Courtney Nash

Here are some more questions we discuss: How did Ochem break you? Why is organic chemistry so hard? What is the neuroscience of cross country skiing? What living environment can you not stand (geographical)? How do you pick a career? Did academia stifle you? What is the model in neuroscience right now that you suspect is wrong yet everyone still believes?

54 MIN2 w ago
Comments
How did you go from neuroscience to writing for a tech company? - Courtney Nash

What are the undisocovered parts of iboga? - Clare S. Wilkins: Founder and Director of Pangea Biomedics

Here are some questions we discuss: What is Iboga? Why did Gabon get so much bwiti or Iboga rather than its neighbors Cameroon? What is different about hunting at night versus at hunting at the day? How does TCM use Ibogaine related plants? What is it like to have a waking dream state? What is the main receptor that iboga interacts with? Why is the mind so good at compartmentalizing?

34 MIN3 w ago
Comments
What are the undisocovered parts of iboga? - Clare S. Wilkins: Founder and Director of Pangea Biomedics

What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? - Jessie Krebs: Survivalist at The Prepared

Here are some questions we talk about: How do people in the woods hurt themselves? How does poor decision making manifest itself in the survival situations? What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? How important is knowing how to move in different environments essential to survival? Why is travel so different? What are the core components of wilderness therapy?

62 MINJUL 11
Comments
What is the connection with survival situations and mindfulness? - Jessie Krebs: Survivalist at The Prepared

How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

We also talked about the following questions: How does education work different in different countries? How has internet connectivity changed in Myanmar? How does an authoritarian government affect education and creativity? What does it take to learn? What does it mean to learn? What was it like to grow up in a dictatorship that is based on Buddhism?

40 MINJUN 7
Comments
How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

Here are some of my favorite questions: What is the lifespan of an average system? Why does a system prioritize its own existence? How do adaptable systems manage inertia? Why is real estate so stable? Why are corn and soybeans such a good investment in the mid-west? What is regulatory capture? Why humans are so crazy about curiosity? How does consciousness help us eat, have sex, poop, and sleep better? What is the point of subconsciousness? Follow Matt on Twitter: @thatmatt

67 MINMAY 29
Comments
What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

Here are some other questions we discuss: What is alternate reality cinema? How did COVID19 change the usage of social media? How did the online world change the meaning of fiction? How did COVID19 change the way that cognition is distributed on the internet? How do you build habits to affect the structure of human society? How does Facebook think about second-order engagement? Check out an event that Michael is hosting this Friday: https://www.facebook.com/events/238478103910064/

53 MINMAY 13
Comments
What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

Here are some other questions we discussed: What is 3D trading technology? What is an idea market? What are the broken structures of the corporate media environment? How do you battle systemic corruption? How has the internet affected nuance? How can decentralized finance help to reshape the broken structures of modern institutions? How do you align interests without building monopolies or duopolies? Follow Mike here: https://twitter.com/harmonylion1

50 MINMAY 11
Comments
How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

Here are some other questions we discuss: What did socrates say about the unexamined life? What would it mean to have free will? Is there a specialization in studying interdisciplinary studies? What does the university of the internet look like? What are the three components of effective education? What does excellence look like? How do you think more clearly? Where does originality come from? Follow Richard: @richardprice100 on Twiter

43 MINMAY 9
Comments
Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation

Warren is the father of Arik Gohl who is a previous guest and master bodyworker. Warren story is fascinating and has served in many roles over his life. He speaks several languages fluently and has keen insight into historical forces as well as how language creates the reality we live. I highly recommend listening to this episode.

98 MINMAY 5
Comments
What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation
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