The Knowledge Project: Learning How to Suffer with Amelia Boone

Amelia Boone may just be the toughest woman alive. Why? She’s really good at suffering, especially when it comes to doing so on the obstacle racing course. In her spare time, she’s a lawyer at Apple. AND she gets up at 4am every day… to run. We can probably learn a thing or two from her.

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The James Altucher Show: Jesse Itzler on Becoming Self-Made

Jessee Itzler is a man of many things. He has a new book out – Living With the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus. For this project, Jesse decided to live with monks for 15 days to see what he could learn. For his last book, titled Living with a SEAL: 31 Days Training with the Toughest Man on the Planet, he had a navy SEAL move in with him for 30 days, and he had to do everything he said to get himself in shape – not something you do every day.

To top that off, Jesse is the co-founder of Marquis Jet, one of the largest private jet card companies in the world, a partner in Zico Coconut Water, the founder of The 100 Mile Group and an owner of the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks.


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The Knowledge Project – Irrationality, Bad Decisions, and the Truth About Lies with Dan Ariely

Dan Ariely is the author of the New York Times Bestsellers Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions and The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone-Especially Ourselves. Shane and Dan discuss why we’re all so dishonest with ourselves, why our environment plays such a large role in shaping our decisions, why having rules for situations is generally a good idea, and more.

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The Joe Rogan Experience – Exploring Psychedelics with Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan, author of How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence, returns. This time with Joe Rogan.

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Deviate With Rolf Potts – Kevin Kelly on Backpacking Asia (and why you should travel now)

If you like to travel, you’ll be sure to love this. Rolf Potts, author of Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel, and Kevin Kelly, co-founder of Wired Magazine, dig deep into Kevin’s multi year backpacking trip around Asia in the 1970s.

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