The Dark Fields by Alan GlynnImagine a drug that makes your brain function with perfect efficiency, tapping into your most fundamental resources of intelligence and drive, releasing all the passive knowledge youd ever accumulated. A drug that made you focused, charming, fast, even attractive. Eddie Spinola is on such a drug. Its called MDT-48, and its Viagra for the brain-a designer drug thats redesigning his life. But while MDT is helping Eddie achieve the kind of success hes only dreamed about, its also chipping away at his sanity-splitting headaches, spontaneous blackouts, violent outbursts. And now that hes hooked and his supply is running low, Eddie must venture into the drugs dark past to feed his habit. What he discovers proves that MDT, once a dream come true, has become his worst nightmare.
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A gleeful celebration of nonstop doping, Limitless offers up a dim Better Living Through Chemistry fantasy that refuses to rain on its own pill-popping parade. With long, disheveled locks and matching facial scruff, novelist Eddie Bradley Cooper struggles with writer's block until he runs into his ex-brother-in-law, Vernon Johnny Whitworth. Over a subsequent Midtown Manhattan drink, Eddie is offered a clear tablet dubbed NZT that has supposedly been approved by the FDA it hasn't and that is capable of unlocking the 80 percent of the human brain that is currently unused it can.
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Sign in. Watch now. A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete. Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal. In , when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits - someone like Joe - who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by sending back Joe's future self for assassination.
What if you could simply take a pill that would instantly make you more intelligent?
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You may, quite rightly, be skeptical about the outrageous claims these companies make, particularly because they rarely back them up with concrete science. Other people have found that by taking prescription medication usually prescribed for conditions such as ADHD and narcolepsy, they experience benefits similar to the fictional effects of the NZT pill. Are you tapping into your brain's full potential? Find out in this free short assessment. Unfortunately, a real "NZT" pill doesn't exist.