Not Daily Podcast

We use our approximate knowledge of many things to craft unanswerable questions. We mix cognitive science and philosophy with pop culture, tech and science to start with raw perspectives. Refining them through steamed up yet rational conversation we generally stumble upon odd answers. Hosted pseudo monthly by two humans.


How to unlock new abilities in your brain?
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There’s a lot of different ways for imagination to work. Some people can imagine clear pictures, while some others can’t. Vlad recently switched from one group to the other.

To understand what happened, we dive into an investigation where we’re joined by our good friend Geraldine, a researcher in philosophy of science.

We analyze his transformation, wondering whether he unlocked a new meta-cognitive capability or if he just developed new awareness of existing processes, or what other senses might be affected…

In the end, we try to figure out some sort of methodology to help anyone unlock new abilities of their brains, be it new kinds of qualia, experiences or perception…

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Published Sep 8, 2021 at 9:57pm
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