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The Rise of Superman

Decoding The Science of Ultimate Human Performance

By Steven Kotler
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The Rise of Superman: Decoding The Science of Ultimate Human Performance by Steven Kotler

The Rise of Superman examines the top performers in extreme sports in order to gain insight into how they use flow, i.e., the transcendental experience of being in “the zone,” to accomplish their amazing feats and connects the dots between the experience of flow and the neurology behind it.

  • Anyone interested in achieving optimal performance
  • Anyone involved in extreme sports
  • Anyone interested in neuroscience and the mind

Steven Kotler is an award-winning journalist, New York Times bestselling author, and co-founder and director of research for the Flow Genome Project, an organization dedicated to uncovering the “blueprint” for flow.

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