Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.
June 17th, 2014
Episode 14 of 395 episodes
Sam Harris is a neuroscience Ph.D. andthe author of the bestselling books,The End of Faith,The Moral Landscape,Free Will, andLying.The End of Faithwon the 2005 PEN Award for Nonfiction.In this episode, we explorethe science of lying, "spirituality" or spiritual experiences, religion, meditation, and more. It's really a discussion of the human experience, and how to optimize it without harming others.Sam's writing has been published in more than 15 languages. Mr. Harris and his work have been discussed inThe New York Times,Time,Scientific American,Nature,Newsweek,Rolling Stone, and manyother journals. Show notes and links can be found atwww.fourhourworkweek.com/podcast Enjoy!