Those that have been starred (*) I genuinely consider to be life-changing in immeasurably powerful & edifying ways.
To rectify the widely held misperceptions about the state of humanity, they have gathered empirical data from reliable sources that look at worldwide long-term trends. By putting together these comprehensive data in an accessible way, their goal is to provide a useful resource for students, scholars, journalists, policymakers, and the general public.
I’ve been a big fan of Dr. Peterson’s work for a while now ever since I stumbled across him on YouTube. I’m still subscribed to his podcasts and strongly agree with the vast majority of his thoughts/perspectives.
It’s a part of my objective to help convince people to commit to living the most edifying life they can. Like most aspects of developing this business I’ve discovered somebody else is already doing something very similar and probably better than I would have delivered. The Self Authoring programs help you become ‘the master of your own fate’ and take responsibility for your life.
AoM is a blog about growing up well, aimed at men and their unique challenges and interests. They explore all things manly — from the serious and philosophical to the practical and fun. They seek to uncover how to live with grandpa’s swagger, virtue, and know-how in the present age by wedding the best of the past to the best of the present. The end goal is to create a synergy of tradition and modernity that offers men a way forward and signposts on how to live an excellent, flourishing life.
Started as a thirtysomething retiree who now writes bout how we can all live a frugal yet Badass life of leisure. His site is a must-bookmark for anybody interested in the practicalities of early financial independence.
Explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP, with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.
A website founded by Tim Urban and Andrew Finn and written and illustrated by Urban. The site covers a range of subjects as a long-form blog. Typical posts involve long-form discussions of various topics, including artificial intelligence, outer space, and procrastination, using a combination of prose and rough illustrations.
Destin explores the world using science. That’s pretty much all there is to it. Watch 2 videos. If you learn something AWESOME, subscribe if you feel like he earned it.
TED Talks shares the best ideas from the TED Conference with the world, for free: trusted voices and convention-breaking mavericks, icons and geniuses, all giving the talk of their lives in 18 minutes.
Their mission is to cultivate a general public informed by science, inspired by its wonder, convinced of its value, and prepared to engage with its implications for the future.
Tons of awesome courses in one awesome channel! Sociology; computer science; film history, mythology and more! If you want to quickly get a grip on a completely unfamiliar field, this is probably a great place to start.
What would you do when you think no one is watching? The individuals on this hidden camera show are forced to make tough calls when directly faced with situations of racism, violence, hate crimes, and other hot button cultural issues.
These are my own edifying playlist compilations that I continue to grow as I stumble across anything I consider to be substantially edifying. Please fee free to recommend any gold you find so I can add it to these lists.
HabitBull / Habit Tracker
“Easily break bad habits like smoking, drinking or nail biting, or build positive habits like fitness, meditation or reading”
Track your addiction category with your hour app to remove phone addiction.
Many more to come!