NASA Records Voice of Earth

[soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/61821546″ iframe=”true” /] What you are actually hearing in the above soundcloud clip are radio waves vibrating at acoustic frequencies. They are caused by plasma waves in an area called the Van Allen Radiation Belts. The radiation belts are two rings of such plasma held in place by our planet’s magnetic field. NASA scientists call…

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HOMINID: Evolutionary Nightmares in X-Ray

[vimeo id=”37742808″ width=”620″ height=”360″] Can you imagine what a nightmare our world would become if hungry ecologically insensitive humans gobble up all the resources and dominate the gene pool with human hybrid chimeras! Hominid — a short animation by director Brian Andrews gives us a vision of what life could become or could be in an alternate…

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RE-THINK YOUR LIFE

Re- Think  Your Life includes inspirational quotes from Steve Jobs,  Bill Hicks, David Lynch, Terence  McKenna, and Jason Silva. It speaks to the importance of consciousness and creativity. A beautifully shot and composed short video.


Brightest Comet In 100 Years Arrives In 2013

A new comet named C/2012 S1 (ISON) was discovered on September 21 by Russian astronomers Vitali Nevski and Artyom Novichonok using the International Scientific Optical Network’s (ISON) telescope. The comet is expected to come within 1.1 million miles of the sun on or around, November 29, 2013 and could be seen by the naked eye from…

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NASA Concept Art

NASA: Past Visions of Future Space Travel

As we say goodbye to Endeavour and look to the future of space travel in the US and around the world, we wanted to take a moment to admire the futurist concepts that inspired NASA’s space shuttle program. Endeavour was NASA’s fifth and final space shuttle to be built. Construction began on Sept. 28, 1987…

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Visual Meditation: New Zealand

[vimeo id=”43799611″ width=”620″ height=”360″] This beautiful short film called Aotearoa is presented by photographer Nathan Kaso. Kaso describes the film as “a combination of time lapse and video shot over two weeks while exploring the South Island of New Zealand. Locations include Queenstown, Arrowtown, Wanaka, Kinloch, Glenorchy, Fox Glacier, Mount Cook National Park, Twizel, Lindis Pass and…

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Makerbot 2 3D Printer

MakerBot Replicator 2 Printing The Future

Brooklyn-based MakerBot has just released its 4th generation 3D desktop printer called MakerBot Replicator 2 and it is going to change small business as we know it. 3D printing has been around for some time. However with this new generation 3D printer, small businesses and individuals will be able to print objects that are fully…

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