With the “Nutrition Compass” Bas Kast has succeeded in making a bestseller. Then he fell into a hole. A talk about psychedelic drugs, artificial intelligence and how to be happy despite everything.
Before the meeting, science journalist and best-selling author Bas Kast texted him that he would be a little late. And is five minutes early. He wears headphones around his neck and psychological literature under his arm. He dedicates the following hours to this conversation, in cafés, walking through Berlin, and finally in a taxi to his son’s school.