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"There is suffering, but there is no self who suffers"- A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life by Santideva Re-read this quote, and ponder. This buddhist sutra means that we are naturally...
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Ziggurat: Dubai Pyramid Will House One Million People
Dubai is building another masterpiece structure shaped like a pyramid. The structure called Ziggurat will house nearly one million people and will be self-sustainable with all natural-energy sources.
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10 Amazing Examples of Mind Over Matter - Listverse
While we often think of our bodies and minds as two distinct entities, it turns out they are much more entwined than we might assume. Researchers are conti
Ask a Mathematician / Ask a Physicist
We suddenly got hit with a barrage of π questions today. Turns out .
9 Foreign Words the English Language Desperately Needs
While we were busy fumbling with hand gestures and illustrations like cavemen, other cultures just made up the perfect words and phrases to encapsulate those little everyday moments filled with ... uh ... je ne sais quoi.
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Markus Kayser Builds a Solar-Powered 3D Printer that Prints...
Industrial designer and tinkerer spent the better part of a year building and experimenting with two fantastic devices that harness the sun's power in some of the world's harshest climates. The first he calls a , a low-tech light cutter that uses a ...
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10 Strange Things About The Universe
The universe can be a very strange place. While groundbreaking ideas such as quantum theory, relativity, and even the Earth going around the Sun might be commonly accepted now, science still continues to show that the universe contains things you mig...
What is Chi? | Silentmind
My tai chi master used to say that chi is nothing special, it is everywhere. Chi is an energy found wherever there is life, with practice we can sense chi moving.
Engaged Buddhism, Socially Engaged Buddhism
, also known as , is not a sect but a Buddhist movement. Founded by Vietnamese Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh in the 20th century, Engaged Buddhism seeks to apply Buddhist teachings in a more activist and social manner than has been traditional.
Flight of the bumblebee decoded
X-ray scattering study suggests insects' wing muscles work by mechanism shared with vertebrate muscle.
Pi Formulas -- from Wolfram MathWorld
There are many formulas of of many types. Among others, these include series, products, geometric constructions, limits, special values, and .
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Over the last few years, a large number of open courseware directories and video lecture aggregators have popped up on the web. These sites often include introductory courses and research
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How To Build a Time Cloak With Mirrors
A simple arrangement of switchable mirrors can create "holes in time" of almost any length
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Physicists Create Quantum Link Between Photons That Don't...
Now they're just messing with us. Physicists have long known that quantum mechanics allows for a subtle connection between quantum particles called entanglement, in which measuring one particle can instantly set the otherwise uncertain condition, or ...
WinCo: worker-owned grocery chain that pays benefits, pensions,...
WinCo is a midwestern chain of worker-owned stores that consistently underprice WalMart, while still paying a living wage to their staff and decent prices to their suppliers.
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Yesterday we told you about the biggest scientific breakthroughs of 2012. But now we turn our attention to those developments that make us realize just how futuristic things are quickly becoming.
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Watzlawick's Disciplinary Matric
"But the solution to the riddle of life and space and time lies outside space and time. For, as it should be abundantly clear by now, nothing inside a frame can state, or even ask, anything about that frame. . This is the essence of the beautiful, ...
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How to have compassion
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Look, No Grid! NYC Reimagined As A Circular Metropolis
Max Roberts really likes maps. Trained as a cognitive psychologist and a lecturer at the University of Essex, he began cultivating an immense knowledge of transit maps nearly 15 years ago, even writing a book on the subject. At some point, he thought...
Thich Nhat Hanh Quotes (Author of Peace Is Every Step)
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Tetrapharmakos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The (τετραφάρμακος), or, "The four-part cure," is the Greek philosopher ' (, - , ) remedy for leading the happiest possible life. The "" was originally a compound of four drugs (, , and ); the word has been used metaphorically by Epicurus and his ...
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People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and...
" People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that's what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back, the person who brings...
The Ape - karmasutra sex position - Sex positions
The Ape - karmasutra sex position No idea why it's called the ape sex position! You need to be more of a gymnast for this one. The man lies on his back and pulls his knees up to his chest...
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Karma Triyana Dharmachakra -- Tibetan Buddhism
Regardless of one's past, regardless of whether one is born male or female, high class or low, once one is born human, one certainly has the capability to understand and...
Autmobile Engines That Run On Water!
Panton Geet device converts through electrolysis a mechanism which allows the typical 4 stroke engine to run on a mixture of 80% water with 0 emissions and virtually no wear on internal parts.
Watch a 1950s Housewife Take LSD
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This is a list of some of the major . Clearly, unsolved philosophical problems exist in the lay sense (e.g. "", "", "", etc.). However, philosophers generally accord serious philosophical problems specific names or questions, which indicate a particu...
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This Awesome Urn Will Turn You into a Tree After You Die...
You don't find many designers working in the funeral business thinking about more creative ways for you to leave this world (and maybe they should be). However, has combined the romantic notion of life after death with an eco solution to the dirty bu...
This Must Be Heaven : Sam Harris
Sam Harris, neuroscientist and author of the New York Times bestsellers, The End of Faith, Letter to a Christian Nation, and The Moral Landscape.
Heisenberg / Uncertainty Principle - Werner Heisenberg and...
The life of Werner Heisenberg, by the AIP Center for History of Physics. Text by historian David C. Cassidy and many illustrations describe Heisenberg's contributions to quantum physics, especially the discovery of quantum mechanics and the Uncertain...
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Quantum teleportation performed with light from a quantum...
(Phys.org) —In a new study, physicists have teleported photonic qubits made of pairs of entangled photons that are generated by an LED containing an embedded quantum dot. The novel set-up has advantages compared to the conventional method of generati...
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Quantum entanglement is a physical resource, like energy, associated with the peculiar nonclassical correlations that are possible between separated quantum systems. Entanglement can be measured, transformed, and purified. A pair of quantum systems i...
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Brian Greene - Brian Greene is perhaps the best-known proponent of superstring theory, the idea that minuscule strands of energy vibrating in a higher dimensional space-time create every particle and force in the universe.
Pale Blue Dot
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Artist Zdzislaw Beksiński is best known for his immense, obsessively detailed paintings of catastrophic landscapes, surreal humanoid figures and afflicted nudes. Born in 1929, he grew up in southern Poland, then traveled to Krakow to study architectu...
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Be Cool To The Pizza Delivery Dude « Sarah Adams
We know them. We depend on them. We call them out on cold, rainy nights. Now, NPR listener Sarah Adams tells us why her life philosophy is built around being cool to the pizza delivery dude.
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Ultrashort laser pulses squeezed out of graphene
Experiments suggest that the carbon sheets can produce beams in broad range of colours.
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I have lots of things to teach you now
have lots of things to teach you now, in case we ever meet, concerning the message that was transmitted to me under a pine tree in North Carolina on a cold winter moonlit night. It said that Nothing Ever Happened, so don't worry. It's all like a drea...
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