On this episode, Ronan sits down with Ted Moskovitz and Matt McKibbin, co-founders of tech advisory and investment firm, DeCentraNet, and AMMA Healing to discuss the subjectivity of the human experience, why decentralization can be such an enlightening prospect to reimagine constructs like economics, spirituality and science – and how psychedelics can provide new ways for each of us to experience the universe. Then, Ronan, Ted and Matt discuss cryptocurrency to consider how it intersects with psychedelics and personal liberty.
1:59 - How Ted went from working as a lawyer to discovering a different purpose and eventually becoming an entrepreneur
4:03 - Ted explains the only tech that matters: The Human OS
4:38 - Matt’s story of how he came to work in decentralization
07:48 - How quantum physics defines reality and consciousness
11:26 - How psychedelics shifted Ted’s mindset
14:11- What is blockchain, and what does it have in common with psychedelics?
22:17 - Is decentralization of psychedelics at scale actually something we want?
24:41 - Why Matt and Ted think decentralization is important
29:36 - Discussion about the modern concept of currency and the balance the benefits of crypto like the decentralization of power with the disadvantages like inefficiency
34:28 - Ronan’s reflections how blockchain technologies are enabling our societies to remove power from a centralized, aggregated few, and what the future holds
37:43 - Matt and Ted talk discuss their thoughts on an ideal future and the mindset needed to get there
40:29 - Matt, Ted and Ronan discuss how they think the psychedelic movement is going to evolve
44:28 - Ronan’s thoughts on his relationship with the Earth
45:48 - Ted’s first psychedelic experience on LSD
47:57 - Matt’s first DMT experience