Join entrepreneur, technology investor, and self-experimenter Kevin Rose as he explores new ways to reach peak personal and professional performance. In this "podcast for the curious," Kevin interviews technologists, scientists, meditators, self-experimenters, and productivity hackers to discover insights that you can incorporate into daily life. Time Magazine calls him one of the "Top 25 Most Influential People on the Web," and Bloomberg lists him as a "Top 25 Angel Investor." Kevin has appeared on the Jimmy Fallon Show, Charlie Rose Show, as well as the covers of Businessweek and Inc. Magazine.
Episodes with Smash Notes
Matt Walker chats with Kevin about the latest sleep science and hacks. Matt is a Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is also the founder and director of the Center for Human Sleep Science.
Kevin introduces you to his new podcast, "Modern Finance." This episode cover NFTs. What are NFTs, why are they collectible, and why should you care? Kevin interviews NFT guru Aftab Hossain, aka "DC Investor". They answer all your most pressing questions as well as bring you up to speed on all things NFT.
Stanford neuroscientist and Huberman Lab podcast host Andrew Huberman, Ph.D. joins us to discuss future brain interfaces, stimulating the vagus nerve, the importance of bright light (especially natural sunlight) in the morning, what Andrew thinks about using blue-blocking technology at night (and what he believes to be more effective), breathing exercises, recommended (and not-so-recommended) brain supplements, and more.
Edmund Hillary Fellowship co-founder and CEO Yoseph Ayele joins us to discuss how his immigrant reform, establishing New Zealand as a base of operations for skilled and willing ex-pats like him to change the world.
Kevin & Tim back together again for The Random Show, covering all their latest obsessions and interests. This episode covers the latest Bitcoin craze, 2021 New Years Resolutions, their favorite books, lucid dreaming, the benefits of couples therapy, and more!
Kevin chats with Wealthfront Co-Founder/CEO and Benchmark Capital Co-Founder, Andy Rachleff.
In this episode, Kevin speaks with Josh Clemente about continuous glucose monitors, insulin, metabolic health, tips for hacking glucose levels, and more.
Josh Clemente, Founder of Levels, is a mechanical engineer and CrossFit-L2 trainer. At SpaceX, he led a team to develop life support systems that sustained astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on their May 2020 trip to the International Space Station aboard Dragon Endeavor: the first new crew-carrying spacecraft since 1980. Josh has also spent time designing and building Hyperloop technology at Virgin Hyperloop One and leading engineering for a company providing vehicle-based rescue systems for emergency response teams.
Join Kevin Rose and Tim Ferriss for the latest installment of The Random Show. In this episode, they talk Zen, Investing, Mike Tyson, Artificial Intelligence, and the World’s Best Beers, and more!
"A koan is a riddle or puzzle that Zen Buddhists use during meditation to help them unravel greater truths about the world and about themselves. Zen masters have been testing their students with these stories, questions, or phrases for centuries." In this episode, Kevin interviews Henry Shukman, Associate Zen Master at the Mountain Cloud Zen Center. They discuss Koans, meditation, enlightenment, and more.
Kevin interviews Colleen Cutcliffe, CEO and Co-Founder of Pendulum. Pendulum produces a novel strain probiotic that restores the body's natural ability to metabolize fiber and produce butyrate. Kevin talks about his results with the probiotics using a continuous glucose monitor. A recent study of Pendulum demonstrated a significant reduction in A1C and blood sugar spikes in people with type 2 diabetes. The study was a U.S. based, multi-site, double-blinded, placebo controlled RCT.
Sharon Salzberg is a New York Times Bestselling author and teacher of Buddhist meditation practices in the West. Her emphasis is on vipassana (insight) and metta (loving-kindness) methods and has been leading meditation retreats around the world for over three decades.
Kevin and Dr. Andrew Weil talk all things coronavirus, including prevention tactics, and lesser-known immune-boosting herbs.