Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work
by Steven Kotler, Jamie Wheal
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Why training creativity as a skill will never work.
Flow states (whether through coincidence, drugs or meditation) are a kind of information technology for the brain, unlocking the data that has always been there but not used.
Flow states, mystical/meditative states and psychedelic states have the same neurological signature.
For SEALS, grit is not enough - a shift of consciousness to merge mentally with the team is what is needed.
The foundations of Western civilization was traced back to... LSD! 😇😇😇
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