"Man is something that shall be overcome. What have you done to overcome him?”
Cassandra Warner and Jeremy Floto of Floto+Warner produced this beautiful series called Colourant that seemingly turns large splashes of colorful liquid into sculptures that hover in midair.
Einsteinian error: The 25-year-old supernova that could change the speed of light forever
A prehistoric necropolis yields clues to the ancient use of sound and its effect on human brain activity. Researchers detected the presence of a strong double resonance frequency at 70Hz and 114Hz inside a 5,000-years-old mortuary temple on the Mediterranean island of Malta. The Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum is an underground complex created in the Neolithic (New Stone Age) period as a depository for bones and a shrine for ritual use. A chamber known as “The Oracle Room” has a fabled reputation for exceptional sound behavior.
Coined by the Jesuit mystic Teilhard de Chardin, it would be the evolutionary outgrowth of democracy, a flexible and adaptable system comprised of conscious, systematic, and institutionalized elements which will operate in decentralized autonomous subsystems. One manifestation could see the rise of the Noosphere and the application of the “syntellect” — a unified or hive-like civilizational mind that integrates all individual minds, both natural and artificial, likely through the cumulative effects of informational networks.
IF YOU THINK YOU KNOW WHAT THE CLOUD IS, TIMO ARNALL’S HYPNOTIC FILM INTERNET MACHINE WILL PROVE YOU WRONG. The cloud is real and is weird.
Beyond the Black Rainbow - Panos Cosmatos - 2012
When it comes to the brain, wiring isn’t everything. Although neurobiologists often talk in electrical metaphors, the reality is that the brain is not nearly as simple as a series of wires and circuits. Unlike their copper counterparts, neurons can behave differently depending on the situation.