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A 3-Question Interview with author and journalist James Nestor

Q: You've experienced more adventures than most people do in a lifetime. If you could give everyone in the world the opportunity to go on one of those adventures, what journey or experience would you pick and why? A: Go dive with a whale. It's the most paradigm-shifting experience you'll ever have. Having your body clicked and vibrated by the world's largest predator, communing these beasts eye-to-eye, and knowing that they can kill you in an instant but choose not to, and, instead come to you in peace, speaking their names or whatever, after all we've done to them, that's something that sticks with you and will continue to give real context to our lame-distraction-filled day-to-day lives. In short, it reminds you that you are small and...

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