The cult of disruptive innovation: Where America went wrong

In business and in technology, just because you can doesn't mean you should.

  • 'Disruptive innovation' is a dangerous buzzword.
  • There's a world of difference between progress and innovation.
  • Our speaker believes she can pinpoint the moment America went off the rails.
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Crowdfunding Enables Groundbreaking Research of Brains on LSD

As of this posting, researchers in England have raised £38,124 to fund the world's first study of the brain on LSD. 

I think it's pretty well-understood that we simply don't know much about how our brains work. Yet sometimes it's striking to realize what seemingly obvious research has yet to be done. For example, there has been so little research done on how the brain behaves on psychedelic drugs, that a team of scientists in the UK is currently crowdfunding capital in order to analyze the very first brain scans of people on LSD. The team's crowdfunding video below explains everything:

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