How Far Will You Go for Greatness? – The Dark Side of Flow | Rise of Superman

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image | Flow is a powerful force for human achievement, but flow states also hide a dark side. The neurochemicals underpinning flow have all the addictive power of drugs, and the drive to achieve these seemingly super-human feats sometimes brings athletes face to face with their limits. Episode 4 of The Rise of Superman video… Read more »

The Mind – Alan Watts

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Alan Watts speaks on worrying and compulsive thinking. Audio Courtesy of Alan Music Used: Calm Cinematic Orchestral Underscore… Meditation Guide:… Meditation and its benefits:……… Meditation techniques:… Transcendental Meditation:……

Symphony of Science – ‘The Unbroken Thread’ (ft. Attenborough, Goodall, Sagan)

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MP3: “The Unbroken Thread” is the fourth video in the Symphony of Science series, and it features David Attenborough, Jane Goodall, and Carl Sagan. The clips used in this installment come from Carl Sagan’s Cosmos, David Attenborough’s Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life, The Life of Mammals, The Living Planet, BBC Life, XVIVO… Read more »

Ode to the Brain! by Symphony of Science

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mp3: “Ode to the Brain” is the ninth episode in the Symphony of Science music video series. Through the powerful words of scientists Carl Sagan, Robert Winston, Vilayanur Ramachandran, Jill Bolte Taylor, Bill Nye, and Oliver Sacks, it covers different aspects the brain including its evolution, neuron networks, folding, and more. The material sampled… Read more »

Inside the Milky Way – Full Documentary, 720p

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A beautyfull documentary, that might just teach you something about our Mily Way Galaxy.

The Road to General Relativity Nov. 25th, 1915

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This week’s installment of A Moment of Science with Brian Greene describes Einstein’s triumphant completion, one hundred years ago today, of the General Theory of Relativity. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel for all the latest from WSF. Visit our Website: Like us on Facebook:… Follow us on twitter:

Prepare for Pluto: the New Horizons fly-by

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The New Horizons space probe will pass Pluto on the 14th of July, nearly a decade after its launch. Nature Video breaks down what will happen at this brief encounter – a fly-by that will be over in a matter of hours. For the full fly-by graphic: For more Pluto coverage: Why Pluto?… Read more »

New Horizons

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Ready to explore Pluto? NASA’s New Horizons – the fastest spacecraft ever created – will speed past Pluto on July 14, 2015, beaming back high resolution photos (and invaluable data) of the dwarf planet’s surface for the first time in human history. We, the members of the National Space Society, believe exploring the unknown for… Read more »

Earth’s motion around the Sun, not as simple as I thought

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Source: CassioPeia Project

Euclid: exploring the dark matter

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At ESA’s ESTEC centre near Amsterdam and at CERN in Geneva scientists are trying to explore ‘The Dark Side’, the mysterious forces of dark matter and dark energy which are thought to rule the cosmos. The Euclid space telescope will soon offer from space a unique point of view while on the ground, looking at… Read more »