How to Crack a Tough Nut

Ever since I can remember, my favorite place to visit at the zoo was the primate section. I’m also very intrigued by psychological studies involving these most clever and comical creatures. I came across a fascinating study about chimpanzees and nuts in the book "Atomic Habits: Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results" by James Clear.

Lobster Lessons

Lobsters. We have much to learn from lobsters. I thank Jordan Peterson for these lobster lessons from his book 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos. Lobsters are able to grow only by shedding their shells. To grow, they have to leave some things behind and be vulnerable—even risking their lives to grow.

Witold Pilecki

Author and blogger Mark Manson in his newest book writes about the great war hero from Poland, Witold Pilecki. He was a decorated officer in the Polish-Soviet War of 1918. And this dude was a stud.