'Stop and Search' by Banksy


Shots of Awe -We Have a Responsibility to Awe - Jason Silva

Ever ponder the miracle of life? Or perhaps wonder about the evolution of intelligence? In Shots of Awe, Jason Silva chases his inspiration addiction as he explores these topics and more. Every week we’ll look at the complex systems of society, technology and human existence and discusses the truth and beauty of science in a form of existential jazz…

One of the ways we elicit wonder is by scrambling the self temporarily so that the world can seep in. - The Wondering Brain

"One of the problems with human beings is mental habit. Once we create a comfort zone we rarely step outside of that comfort zone. The consequence of this is a phenomenon called Hedonic Adaptation - Over stimulation to the same kind of thing, the same kind of stimuli again and again and again - renders said stimuli invisible. Your brain has already mapped it in your own head and you no longer need to be engaged by it. We have eyes that see not, ears that hear not, and hearts that neither feel or understand."


Everything that has ever needed to be said in under 3 minutes

on living life to the fullest

Manvotional: A Letter from General George S. Patton to His Son

"All men are timid on entering any fight; whether it is the first fight or the last fight all of us are timid.”

ROYGBIV: A Pixar Supercut



In my mind they’re forced through that screen very very slowly.

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey - Part 2