Collective Insights is a voyage through topics and technologies revolutionizing human well-being.
The Science of Light - Matt Maruca - Mitochondrial Health
In this episode Matt Maruca, CEO of Ra Optics (http://raoptics.com/neurohacker), and citizen scientist joins us to unpack the science behind how light drives mitochondrial function and circadian rhythms. Matt’s passion and knowledge of photobiology shines bright in this discussion as he shares his personal story of how chronic illness led him to conclude that the most important factor for living our best life lies in our relationship with light.For the full show notes visit: https://neurohacker.com/how-to-manipulate-light-to-help-improve-mitochondrial-function-an-interview-with-matt-maruca (https://neurohacker.com/how-to-manipulate-light-to-help-improve-mitochondrial-function-an-interview-with-matt-maruca)
The Science Of Gut-brain & Probiotics - Dr. Michael Ruscio
In this episode best-selling author and clinical researcher Dr. Michael Ruscio dives deep into the gut-brain connection and how to strengthen their synergy with easy practical tips. If you want clearer cognition and smooth digestion you are not going to want to miss this episode. You will walk away with tools and practices you can get started on today. For the full show notes visit: https://neurohacker.com/using-probiotics-to-improve-gut-brain-connection-an-interview-with-dr-michael-ruscio (https://neurohacker.com/using-probiotics-to-improve-gut-brain-connection-an-interview-with-dr-michael-ruscio)
The Science of Meta-Immunity - Dr. Benjamin Kaplan-Singer - Immune
Concierge medicine doctor with expertise in ketamine integrative treatment, integrative medicine and psychoneuroimmunology, Benjamin Kaplan-Singer MD, joins us today. He shares information about the true nature of meta-immunity, anti-fragility and biohacking tips to further improve your meta-immunity. Dr. Ben has 18 years of experience in biomedical research and has been teaching his patients how to be masters of self-care so they can be free from chronic disease and reclaim their vitality.
For the full show notes visit: https://neurohacker.com/what-is-meta-immunity-an-interview-with-dr-benjamin-kaplan-singer (https://neurohacker.com/what-is-meta-immunity-an-interview-with-dr-benjamin-kaplan-singer)
HomeGrown Humans - Tyson Yunkaporta - Indigenous Culture - Hosted by Jamie Wheal
Tyson Yunkaporta, academic, author, and a researcher who belongs to the Apalech Clan in far north Queensland, joins us today to discuss how Indigenous wisdom can help change the world for the better.Full episode transcript can be viewed here: https://neurohacker.com/exploring-global-systems-through-the-lens-of-indigenous-thinking
HomeGrown Humans - Dennis McKenna - Non-Ordinary Experiences and Psychedelics - Hosted by Jamie Wheal
In this episode Dennis McKenna (https://neurohacker.com/people/dennis-mckenna) shares his professional and personal stories and discoveries on the interdisciplinary study of ethnopharmacology and natural psychedelics. Dennis dives deep into indigenous wisdom, plant knowledge, and the eschaton, or the end of time. Non-Ordinary Experiences & Psychedelics going over fungi, neurotransmitters, amino acids. And the relationship between logos, kairos, chronos, and the eschaton. Listen in now!
For the full show notes visit: https://neurohacker.com/understanding-non-ordinary-experiences-psychedelics-and-our-reality-an-interview-with-dennis-mckenna (https://neurohacker.com/exploring-self-actualization-for-greater-happiness-an-interview-with-scott-barry-kaufman-ph-d)
The Science of Meditation - Ariel Garten - Mind Body
We are excited to welcome Ariel Garten, neuroscientist, innovator, entrepreneur, and co-founder of InteraXon, the makers of Muse: the brain sensing headband (https://mbsy.co/3jVHvg), to the podcast.
Ariel guides us on a mindfulness meets science journey as we unpack the research that supports how meditation makes significant, actual changes inside the brain. She shares insider tips for using meditation as a tool for increased focus, managing anxiety, and greater self-awareness.
For the full show notes visit: https://neurohacker.com/the-science-of-meditation-an-interview-with-ariel-garten (https://neurohacker.com/the-science-of-meditation-an-interview-with-ariel-garten)
While on my journey in understanding how to "hack" my biology without "pharmaceutical medication", and instead use natural supplements and other safer means like exercise and meditation. This podcast has helped me understand the science behind it. The experts guests on the show dive deep and provide information from scientific papers, or on going clinical trials to inform their viewers about ways to optimize their health.
Informative, Balanced, Educational
The conversations are well-rounded with rigorous science without dogmatic reductionism - very refreshing listen!
Just started listening to this podcast and I’m loving it so far.