The Sacred Mountain, Part 1

Mount Kailash in Tibet Heringf/Creative Commons/Wikimedia Commons

Why do sacred mountains exist in so many cultures and myths? To what extent could high altitude conditions contribute to the way our mind processes these breathtaking environments? In this Stuff to Blow Your Mind two-parter, Robert and Joe explore the wonder and science of sacred mountains.

Topics in this Podcast: mountains, neuroscience, myth, biology