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“Why is it that we don’t seem to be able to adjust ourselves to the physical environment without destroying it?” Alan Watts is the man who basically introduced eastern philosophy such as Buddhism to the western world. This address was given in the 1970s, but is just as relevant today.
But getting a fake ID is pretty hard right? Or at least getting one that can pass a detailed inspection? Wrong. On the streets of Bangkok, vendors up and down the crowded street display hundreds of different fake ID cards – and despite being illegal under Thai law, business is good – especially among young backpackers.
So when my mum called this morning and asked me “What’s this octopus thing that Facebook bought and made all the geeks angry?” I realised that many who are outside the world of gaming and geeky gadgetry might not know exactly what the Oculus Rift is, and why it’s such a big deal.
See What’s Happening on The International Space Station RIGHT NOW! ISS Live Stream is Freaking Awesome.
Here’s a live stream of what’s happening on the International Space Station… right now! That’s right, this is actually a live video, everything happening on the video is happening right now in real time as you read this.
This fascinating video will show you how astronauts bathe, eat and even go to the toilet in space. Also learn how astronaut Mike Hopkins literally “ran around the world”!
You’ve Been Peeling Bananas the Wrong Way Your Whole Life! Learn From Monkeys: The Faster Easier Way to Peel a Banana
I can’t believe something I’ve been doing for so long I could have been so wrong about, but it’s true. Opening a Banana like this is so much easier, faster, and it’s so simple. Mind=blown.
Understanding Ukraine and the Crimean Crisis – Some History and Facts in a Brief and Easy to Understand Video
Since there are a lot of misconceptions and misunderstandings floating around (especially in social media, but also many news sources have gotten key facts very wrong) we thought we’d do a small public service by sharing this video that explains some history and the current issues in fairly easy to understand terms.
Using a special concrete canvas, using simple water and an air pump, a whole structure of hardened concrete can be built in a fraction of the time of traditional building techniques.