Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Remember that you will die

Sometimes we need a remember our mortality. Not mankind, our own.

"We are fixated on asking how such an evil could happen to the detriment of more valuable questions."

"As a potential remedy, I propose reviving memento mori, the practice of remembering death."


Via: The Week

Automakers Plan Electric Car Blitz as Tesla Burns Billions

Here are two facts that defy logic: By the end of the year, electric-car maker Tesla Inc. will have burned through more than $10 billion without ever having made 10 cents. Yet companies around the world are lining up to compete with it.


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

25 Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog

October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month; here are 25 benefits of adopting a shelter dog.


Via: Mental Floss

If the Universe Is Expanding, What Does It Expand Into?

The universe doesn't have to be expanding into anything in order to expand. I know that sounds ridiculous, so let me give you a different example that is easier to understand.


Via: Quora

Monday, October 16, 2017

Sand cat kittens captured on video in wild for first time

They are elusive and never leave behind remains of their prey as they travel under cover of darkness. 

The first footage of sand cat kittens in the wild has been captured after four years of extensive research in Africa.


Via: Indepentdent

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently

While there's no "typical" creative type, there are some tell-tale characteristics and behaviors of highly creative people. Here are 18 things they do differently.


Via: HuffPost

Thursday, April 4, 2013

How To Delete Your Digital Life

Wiping away your digital life means getting rid of the traces you've left – the mistakes you made, the embarrassing photos, the unwise comments, the flawed social media profiles where you've left too much visible. But it's not easy.

Via: theguardian