The man who made a forest. Best Movies (of All-Time) The best movies evoke tears, laughter, terror, reminiscence, and/or mystery in a truly personal way.
Anything less (AKA, around 98% of all movies) serves no purpose other than to shove mindless, forgettable fodder in our face and line Hollywood’s pockets (Be afraid Michael Bay, be VERY afraid). This is that other, sacred 2%—the Holy Grail of cinema. Note: “Memorable Moments” may contain spoilers. 100. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) Logline: An eccentric pirate, Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp), and a savvy blacksmith, Will Turner (Orlando Bloom), embark on a quest to save Elizabeth Swann (and a treasure) from the clutches of cursed Captain Barbossa. Memorable Moments: Jack almost reaches Port Royal, but his ship springs a leak. Why People Love It: For many, Depp clearly steals the show. How Different Animals See The World; Animal Vision. How Animals See The World: Horse Vision:Horses and similar animals such as zebras have their eyes pointing sideways (as opposed to straight ahead) in order to give them outstanding peripheral vision.
This will give them advanced warning of predators, enabling them to escape if necessary. This benefit does come with a few drawbacks, though. For one, these animals will have a blindspot directly in front of their noses (as illustrated in the picture at right). Another disadvantage is a lack of binocular vision. Bee Vision:The bee also uses compound eyes, but cannot see the color red. Insect Vision:Most insects use compound eyes, made up of hundreds or even thousands of tiny lenses placed together in a honeycomb pattern.
Bird Vision:Daytime birds see a greater range of colors than humans, including ultraviolet light. How Do they See? Views Through the Eyes of 7 Animals. For centuries, humans were in the dark about what and how other animals see.
Recent scientific investigation has revealed an amazing world of vision diversity. Like the dragonfly – its brain works so fast that it sees movements as if in slow motion. 25 Beautifully Illustrated Thought-Provoking Questions. Post written by: Marc Chernoff Email A question that makes you think is worth asking…
A bees-eye view: How insects see flowers very differently to us. By MICHAEL HANLON Last updated at 08:52 08 August 2007.
Yellowstone National Park. Aerial view, 3D computer generated image Yellowstone National Park (Arapaho: Henihco'oo or Héetíhco'oo) is a national park located primarily in the U.S. state of Wyoming, although it also extends into Montana and Idaho.
It was established by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant on March 1, 1872. Yellowstone, widely held to be the first national park in the world, is known for its wildlife and its many geothermal features, especially Old Faithful Geyser, one of the most popular features in the park. It has many types of ecosystems, but the subalpine forest is most abundant.
It is part of the South Central Rockies forests ecoregion. Native Americans have lived in the Yellowstone region for at least 11,000 years. The region was bypassed during the Lewis and Clark Expedition in the early 19th century. History A poster of Yellowstone from 1938 Ferdinand V. Park creation The Nature Of Consciousness. The legacy lives on at alanwatts.com I find it a little difficult to say what the subject matter of this seminar is going to be, because it's too fundamental to give it a title.
I'm going to talk about what there is. Now, the first thing, though, that we have to do is to get our perspectives with some background about the basic ideas that, as Westerners living today in the United States, influence our everyday common sense, our fundamental notions about what life is about. And there are historical origins for this, which influence us more strongly than most people realize. Ideas of the world which are built into the very nature of the language we use, and of our ideas of logic, and of what makes sense altogether. And these basic ideas I call myth, not using the word 'myth' to mean simply something untrue, but to use the word 'myth' in a more powerful sense. Levels of Consciousness. In the book Power vs.
Force by David R. Auroville. Auroville (City of Dawn) is an experimental township in Viluppuram district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, near Puducherry in South India.
It was founded in 1968 by Mirra Alfassa (also known as "The Mother") and designed by architect Roger Anger. As stated in Alfassa's first public message about the township, "Auroville is meant to be a universal town where men and women of all countries are able to live in peace and progressive harmony, above all creeds, all politics and all nationalities. The purpose of Auroville is to realize human unity. " History Deoxy.com.