Steven Kotler

Steven Kotler

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The Bizarre Superstitions of Top Adventure Athletes

Athletes and adventurers use rituals to get ready for big moments—whether it's wearing a new pair of socks on summit day or bouncing the tennis ball exactly seven times before bashing a serve. Does it work? Steven Kotler explores the cutting edge of neuroscience, plus a little bit of black magic, to find out.

Steven Kotler
Oct 18, 2018

Sick Puppies

Running a DIY dog-rescue operation is never easy, but when you've got two dozen misfit animals under your care, you need a way to let off steam.

Steven Kotler
Sep 30, 2010

A new bio of Miki Dora, the original maverick surfer, gets his story right

Steven Kotler
May 9, 2008

A legendary swimmer takes on the Amazon

Steven Kotler
Feb 13, 2007

In his brazen adaptation of the bestseller Fast Food Nation, Richard Linklater looks to jolt America out of its quickie-burger habit with a tale of tainted meat

Steven Kotler
Nov 1, 2006

Steven Kotler
Jul 1, 2005

A new class of hotels pitches boutique offerings to thrill-seeking hipsters

Steven Kotler
Feb 1, 2005

Steven Kotler
Feb 1, 2005