Archives For January 2014

By: Big Think

Subscribe to Big Think Mentor for full access to Robert Thurman and Sharon Salzberg’s workshop, “How to Drive Your Enemies Crazy” (

In this 7-part Big Think Mentor workshop ( renowned Buddhist scholars and practitioners, Tenzin Robert Thurman and Sharon Salzberg, teach you how to manage both inner and outer enemies by way of love. The workshop is an introduction / accompaniment to their latest book, “Love Your Enemies: How to Break the Anger Habit and Be a Whole Lot Happier” (

In this workshop you will learn how to address…

— The Outer Enemy: The people and institutions that harass, disturb or harm us in some way, as well as situations that frustrate us.

— The Inner Enemy: Anger, hatred, fear, and other destructive impulses.

— The Secret Enemy: Self-obsession and self-preoccupation, which isolate us from other people, leaving us frustrated and alone.

— The Super-Secret Enemy: Deap-seated self-loathing that keeps us from finding inner freedom and true happiness.

There are additional lessons on…

— Mindfulness technique, via guided meditation by Susan Salzberg.

— The four Brahmaviharas

Directed / Produced by Jonathan Fowler and Dillon Fitton

By: Veritasium

Physics of contraptions meant to go faster than light.
My video about the problem with Facebook:

Special thanks to MinutePhysics for visual effects and Prof. Geraint Lewis for revisions to earlier drafts of this video.

By: 76andOn

Sheldon tells the gang why the number 73 is the best number around. I cut this video for my mom, who is a math teacher and the subject has forever contaminated her brain…love you, mom! 🙂

I hold no copyright over the contents of this video!


January 18, 2014 — Leave a comment


A playful tangible programming interface that introduces programming logic to children at pre-literate level.
The goal of the game is to guide a smiling robot called cubetto to his destination by creating instruction sequences using colourful and intuitive instruction blocks. By creating these simple algorithms children learn the logical foundations of programming, necessary for more advanced coding later on in life.

Video Music: Jahzzar – Planet Zero

HDRtist Pro Rendering –

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By: Brad Cameron

Dr Quantum – Double Slit Experiment

This clip is from: “What The Bleep Do We Know!?: Down The Rabbit Hole” and is used for educational purposes.

By: Frank Medrano
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Filmed and Edited by Kenny Han

MUSIC: Halo 4 – Nemesis (1uPs 4 Shot Remix)

By: reichhen

Six activities that are particularly excellent when it’s really really cold outside.

Disclaimer: I love winter, and cold weather is the best.

Video & music created by Henry Reich

Special thanks to Scott and Kay Wilson

Barrel Surfing

January 6, 2014 — Leave a comment

By: Break

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From ScottDW, creator ‘Splinter Cell Blacklist – Real Life Gameplay,’ comes a new extreme sport: Barrel Surfing.

Directed by Scott Winn of ScottDW

Shot by Scott Winn, Derek Pueblo & Jack Lawson

Aerials by Cinechopper

Produced by Virality Farm

Music: Set Yourself On Fire by Muscle Hawk

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By: MotherboardTV

In 1991, Cuba’s economy began to implode. “The Special Period in the Time of Peace” was the government’s euphemism for what was a culmination of 30 years worth of isolation. It began in the 60s, with engineers leaving Cuba for America. Ernesto Oroza, a designer and artist, studied the innovations created during this period. He found that the general population had created homespun, Frankenstein-like machines for their survival, made from everyday objects. Oroza began to collect these machines, and would later contextualize it as “art” in a movement he dubbed “Technological Disobedience.”

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