Meditation examined on brain pickings: Sam Harris on the Paradox of Meditation and How to Stretch Our Capacity for Everyday Self-Transcendence | Brain Pickings

Even if you do not read the book or practice meditation,  take a look at this article as it stresses the importance of changing your outlook on the world to make for a better inward experience. If this strikes your interest then take a look at an app on your smartphone called *CALM* which is [...]

A must watch: Is the man who is tall happy??

A great interview by Michel Gondry (French film director) with Noam Chomsky (modern philosopher and political activist) .  This film has both great intellectual back and forth combined with an artistic take on the illustration of words in live action. Found on Netflix Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? Official Trailer (HD) Documentary, Michel [...]

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This is basically a telescope into my mind. Not of what comes out of it necessarily, but more of a collection of all the information I put inside of my brain. If it stimulates some part of my intellect or a strange interest, you'll find it here. If it's something I have read, there will [...]