Future Rising

Instinct – The power and perils of building the future based on gut feelings

June 07, 2021 Andrew Maynard Season 1 Episode 10
Future Rising
Instinct – The power and perils of building the future based on gut feelings
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In today’s episode of Future Rising we consider something we all rely on, and yet can get us into trouble as we build a future that’s very different from the past: instinct.

If you’re interested in more on human behavior – and this touches on instinct but goes far beyond it – I’d highly recommend this talk by Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman on system 1 and system 2 thinking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjVQJdIrDJ0

For more on the book Future Rising: A Journey from the Past to the Edge of Tomorrow, check out http://futurerisingbook.com

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Professor Andrew Maynard
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