Learning is sort of like gaining experience points in a video game. When we learn a new carpentry technique, a better way to solve a math equation, a new language, or even just a new word, it feels like we've leveled up. In fact, in most games, leveling up is pretty much the whole point. So, if we're not leveling up in our life, what's the point it?
It also feels good to learn, which isn't surprising since learning something new is associated with increased Dopamine production in your brain. Dopamine is the chemical that's released when we are being
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