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Www.diygenius. I watch a lot of documentaries.


I think they are incredible tools for learning and increasing our awareness of important issues. The power of an interesting documentary is that it can open our minds to new possibilities and deepen our understanding of the world. On this list of mind expanding documentaries you will find different viewpoints, controversial opinions and even contradictory ideas. Critical thinking is recommended. I’m not a big fan of conspiracy documentaries but I do like films that challenge consensus reality and provoke us to question the everyday ideas, opinions and practices we usually take for granted.

Watching documentaries is one of my favorite methods of self-education. This to That (Glue Advice) Joelrunyon. 9 Actionable Presentation Tips That’ll Make You Stand Out. Chances are your presentations are designed to generate leads, produce sales, convey ideas, educate people, or get them to make a decision.

9 Actionable Presentation Tips That’ll Make You Stand Out

But whatever your goal is, you’ll never succeed at reaching it if you can’t create effective presentations that have clear objectives and create value for your audience. To show you how you can create great PowerPoint presentations, this infographic by PPTPOP breaks down all the steps you need to follow. [Click here for full size version] Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below):

Jennifer Nettles "This Angel" 05/22/14. How To Build A Smartphone Microscope Stand for $10. Obtaining a high quality microscope for your home or a classroom doesn’t require a massive investment.

How To Build A Smartphone Microscope Stand for $10

For only $10, basic supplies from a hardware store can be turned into microscope stand for a smart phone capable of reaching up to 175x magnification. All that is required for this setup is a piece of plywood, some Plexiglass, the lens from a laser pointer, small LED light, and some nuts and bolts to hold it together. By using a smartphone with the microscope, images and videos of the specimens can be taken easily. This is a great tool for getting up close and personal with everyday small objects like salt and pepper, but it can also be used to see plant cells easily. 1000 Life Hacks. Inspiring Famous Quotes Illustrated With Minimalistic Posters. 52K views 13 days ago by Yabadada Toronto-based web and graphic designer Ryan McArthur gave inspiring quotes by some of the most brilliant minds of our time a second life with his minimalistic poster designs.

Inspiring Famous Quotes Illustrated With Minimalistic Posters

Humorous, inspiring and strikingly insightful, these quotes take some twisted turns into our minds with McArthur’s playful illustrations. Some of these designs were created with specific quotes in mind, but others found their literary equivalents only after the illustrations were done. Most of the posters are monochromatic and beautifully minimalistic, focusing our attention on the powerful quotes themselves. Source: | Etsy | Facebook. The Coolest Nature Video Ever [Edited By Roen Horn] Make smoke from your fingers. 35 Amazing Illustrations. Our new section 1000px has the best examples of digital art and photography, all at big resolutions so you won’t miss any beautiful detail.

These Giant Hyperrealistic Paintings Will Absolutely Floor You. To say Eloy Morales is an extremely gifted artist is an understatement.

These Giant Hyperrealistic Paintings Will Absolutely Floor You

Based in Madrid, Spain, he has been refining his craft since 1995. Possibly one of the best photorealistic painters in the world, the depth and detail of his work is astounding; not only are his paintings photographic in quality, they possess a kind of life to them. Morales uses himself, family and friends as subject matter. 30 Unique And Must-See Photos From Our Past. Awesome Uses For Common Household Items. 53 Quotes That Will Make You Rethink Everything. 1.

53 Quotes That Will Make You Rethink Everything

Awesome Fire Pit Swing Set. What’s better than sitting around a campfire in the summer evenings?

Awesome Fire Pit Swing Set

A beautiful summer evening with a backyard fire pit is the perfect gathering spot for family and friends. The Greatest Speech Ever Given. Alex K. - 45 Life Lessons, written by a 90 year old. 13 Facts About Mr. Rogers That Will Make You Smile. The man ROCKED.

13 Facts About Mr. Rogers That Will Make You Smile

Stunning images of snowflakes under a (frozen) microscope [20 pictures] Nature Sound Effects. The 34 Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes. Posted by admin on May 22, 2013 in Recipes | 0 comments Cooking doesn’t get much easier than this.

The 34 Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes

BTW, these are mostly desserts. I hope you’re OK with that. I know that you will enjoy in this amazing food tricks. All these food ingredients are amazing and with them you will enjoy in delicous food. Link of the day: Isolated vocal tracks from Queen and David Bowie’s “Under Pressure” Infographic: 50 Unbelievable Facts About Earth. Wildebeest.gif (400×225) Dramatized ESV New Testament Audio: Free at Amazon. 5 So-Called Signs of Genius That Any Idiot Can Learn.

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5 So-Called Signs of Genius That Any Idiot Can Learn

Superhuman intelligence. To walk into a room like Dr. House or Sherlock Holmes and show everyone your brain works twice as fast as theirs. 18 Awesome body hacks. The illustrated guide to a Ph.D. Imagine a circle that contains all of human knowledge: 2012 March 12 - The Scale of the Universe Interactive. Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2012 March 12 The Scale of the Universe - Interactive Flash Animation Credit & Copyright: Cary & Michael Huang. Get Your Virtual Haircut and Other Auditory Illusions. What do fruits and vegetables look like inside an MRI? Short answer: "Whoa.". A Mirrored Memory (8 Photos.

Texas based photographer, Tom Hussey reflects on his recent collaboration with the pharmaceutical company, Novartis for their ”Reflections” campaign. “Based on an earlier portfolio image, I was awarded a job for an Alzheimer’s drug called the Exelon Patch made by Novartis. The Exelon Patch helps patients maintain long-term memories during the early stages of this horrific disease. I was fortunate to be included in a lot of the early concept stages for the campaign. I knew immediately location scouting and casting were going to be very important to evoke the emotions associated with the disease.

The campaign has been extremely successful for the promotion of the brand and people universally respond to the images. Tom Hussey’s compelling photography has recently been featured in Communication Arts 2010 Photography Annual. Running the Numbers - An American Self-Portrait. An American Self-Portrait by Photographer/artist Chris Jordan Plastic Bottles, 2007 60x120" Depicts two million plastic beverage bottles, the number used in the US every five minutes. Partial zoom: Detail at actual size: This is why we should love/hate microscopes. Wow! This is What Snake Venom Does to Blood! (wait for it...) Joshua Klein on the intelligence of crows.

Fox Hunting with a Golden Eagle - Human Planet: Mountains, preview. How to turn water into marbles.