cognitive fusion

Tackling The Brain Hack – What’s Making You Tick?

Ant Biggs explores the cognitive, narrative landscape; A human condition of unavoidable complicity, as both hacker and hacked is exposed. A landscape full of danger that appears to be at the same time both difficult to escape but also one in which individuals may still yet claim full responsibility.

This is Episode 11 of COW – the podcast “Tracking The Brain Hack” in which as Yuval Noan Harari might say, the myths that frame our reality are revealed, the deep biological nature of our narrative landscape, the mechanisms that drive social adoption, evolution and extinction and the function of the individual in that dynamic process to show how we have been glued together, how our abilities have been turned into superpowers and how we have risen to great heights.

But we are more than static automata, simple products of our past. We are an ultimately adaptable species, able to switch from one narrative to another within a moment of evolutionary time.
Uniquely able to swap from niche to niche when required.

The trick is to know when the narratives that bind us, are no longer relevant.
And to know where these superpowers must take us…

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Meditation, What’s The Deal?

Hi there and yes welcome to cowthepodcast.online
This week exploring mindfulness,
meditation,
what is it?
why is everybody doing it?
and what can it do for you?
Can it heal my body?
Heal my mind?

Well, here’s the thing
declaring an interest.
I do meditate,
and I recommend you try it,
but here we’re going to take a brief look at some of the science behind it.
Take a look at what it can and can’t do for you.
How’s that sound.?

Before we do…
If you are a regular listener and you’re feeling generous,
thinking maybe this podcast could use my support
you can find out how to go about doing just that
at cowthepodcast.online.

Thank you to those who are supporting us right now
without you we couldn’t do this.

I’m Ant Biggs and I’ ll be your host for the next 20 – 30 minutes or so.
Taking you on a trip into the strange and wonderful landscape of this here podcast.
Stay with me…
If you just want to come by and comment or just say hello
same place
Cowthepodcast.online
See you there

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