Peeling Paradigms - with John Brodix Merryman Jr.
The term paradigm shift has been overused to the point of linguistic exhaustion in our modern culture. Things change - we get it. We've come to accept that things aren't necessarily as they...Read more
How to Hack Human History - An Essay By John Merryman
With all the massive cultural, political, technical, economic and environmental upheavals of recent generations, the trendlines for the future of humanity look volatile. While there is nothing which can...Read more
Mouth Wide Shut: A Self-Study Into the Science of Nose-Breathing
Study In Progress - This is a living article, with updates being added as regularly as they come. Check in regularly for updates. It has become almost comical in the...Read more
Measuring the Effects of Psilocybin on Long-Distance Endurance Activities
Measuring the effects of psilocybin on long distance endurance activities by way of monitoring focus & heart-rate, validating the constrained-action hypothesis. Study in progress - this is a living document and...Read more
Green Tea versus Coffee: Effects on Mental + Physical Performance
A comparative self-study between Matcha Powder and Coffee to examine their respective effects on physical and mental capabilities.
COVID-19 and Anxiety
A sample of surveyed Reddit users who have self-admittedly contracted or tested positive for the Coronavirus. Quick note: the answers below are inherently biased as they are pooled from forums...Read more
Cannabis and Athletic Performance — Part II: CBD and THC as Athletic Instruments
CBD as a means to alleviate social anxiety and THC as a means to improve cognitive function.Read more