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Here's The Craziest Video You'll Watch All Day. Designing the Future. Cannabis/Hemp. Databases. Cloud storage. Can too much love hurt a horse? - OurHorses. Download 422 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. You could pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s catalog The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry.

Download 422 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Or you could pay $0 to download it at MetPublications, the site offering “five decades of Met Museum publications on art history available to read, download, and/or search for free.” If that strikes you as an obvious choice, prepare to spend some serious time browsing MetPublications’ collection of free art books and catalogs.

You may remember that we featured the site a few years ago, back when it offered 397 whole books free for the reading, including American Impressionism and Realism: The Painting of Modern Life, 1885–1915; Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomical Drawings from the Royal Library; and Wisdom Embodied: Chinese Buddhist and Daoist Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Related Content: Download Over 250 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum The Guggenheim Puts 109 Free Modern Art Books Online. 10 Amazing discoveries that will make you question everything. What are the true origins of humanity?

10 Amazing discoveries that will make you question everything.

There are so many ancient artifacts from the past that still perplex us today. How did ancient civilizations create such intricate and advanced technologies? Paulina by Cameron Davis for C-Heads. “I was listening to Tanlines one day and as I was listening to their music I was also going through some old Playboy Magazine’s I had and it just hit me.

Paulina by Cameron Davis for C-Heads

I had to somehow combine my sense of music and photography with that era of the 70′s that had been lost. My friend Paulina at Muse Models NYC was the perfect fit, something about her look and energy gave me the sense that she could be have easily been photographed in that time period 70′s or now. I asked her to come by and we got lucky that we had such a nice day to work with. I just let her do her thing and we vibed out to the Sun, music, and the moment to create what I call ‘Sunny Day’s Are Ahead’ ” 5 New Cannabis Discoveries That You Won’t Hear About in the Corporate Media. Scientific discoveries are published almost daily in regard to the healing properties of the cannabis.

5 New Cannabis Discoveries That You Won’t Hear About in the Corporate Media

But most of these findings appear solely in subscription-only peer-reviewed journals and, therefore, go largely unnoticed by the mainstream media and by the public. Here are five just-published cannabis-centric studies that warrant attention. Investigators at the Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, Department of Neurology assessed the association of cannabis use and tobacco smoking on the risk of bladder cancer in a multiethnic cohort of more than 80,000 men aged 45 to 69 years old over an 11-year period. The results? While men who smoked cigarettes possessed a 1.5-fold increased risk of cancer, those who only smoked pot possessed a 45 percent reduced risk of being diagnosed with the disease.

The study is not the first time that researchers have identified an inverse association between marijuana use and the development of cancer. Episode 609: The Curse Of The Black Lotus : Planet Money. A mint condition Black Lotus sells for $25,000.

Episode 609: The Curse Of The Black Lotus : Planet Money

Jim Bruso hide caption itoggle caption Jim Bruso A mint condition Black Lotus sells for $25,000. Gaiamtv. Hawking names 'greatest threat' to humanity. Drones and satellites spot lost civilizations in unlikely places. SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA—What do the Sahara desert and the Amazon rainforest have in common?

Drones and satellites spot lost civilizations in unlikely places

A New Worldview is Consciously Evolving Humanity. By Paul Lenda Guest Writer for Wake Up World There is a profound shift in consciousness occurring.

A New Worldview is Consciously Evolving Humanity

This shift is part of the intentional evolution of human consciousness by members of the human race far and wide across this planet we call Earth. Transition California Resource Page. SeThInk Media is establishing itself as a 'Common Good 'B' Corporation' and is currently privately owned by Daniel Cavallaro and Joshua Green.

Transition California Resource Page

As we herald in the 'Information Age' and brick & mortar publishing companies are collapsing (as well as many other 'old world structures), SeThInk Media is emerging to serve the collective desire for regenerative media and new publishing company structure. Community/Social Responsibility: SeThInk Media is being incorporated as a 'Common Good 'B' Corporation' which are actually two new corporate models that is being pioneered by many businesses across the United States.

We have combined them together and will also be using the Google business model as we develop our corporate documents. Environmental Responsibility: SeThInk Media addresses the environmental impact of media by offering discounted prices on digital media products versus hard copy versions. Delicious Visual Map of History. UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet. A global shift towards a vegan diet is vital to save the world from hunger, fuel poverty and the worst impacts of climate change, a UN report said today.

UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

It says: "Impacts from agriculture are expected to increase substantially due to population growth increasing consumption of animal products. Unlike fossil fuels, it is difficult to look for alternatives: people have to eat. A substantial reduction of impacts would only be possible with a substantial worldwide diet change, away from animal products. " Professor Edgar Hertwich, the lead author of the report, said: "Animal products cause more damage than [producing] construction minerals such as sand or cement, plastics or metals. Biomass and crops for animals are as damaging as [burning] fossil fuels. " 25 Psychedelic Optical Illusions By Rob Gonsalves - TIMEWHEEL. Nahko, Kittens & the Youth Environmental Revolution. Via Russell Mendellon Feb 12, 2015 “Yeah!

Nahko, Kittens & the Youth Environmental Revolution.

Ice cream!” Nahko punctuated the new composition. He sat crosslegged on the floor projecting his uniquely powerful voice to the whole North Boulder neighborhood. Experimental Game Turns Players into Poets and Writers. What do British Romantic Era poets and video games have in common? The answer is Elegy for a Dead World, an unlikely game that leaves the players with “no game to play,” but to explore three long-dead civilizations, observe, and make notes... or stories — or poems — or songs.

The three lost worlds feature beautiful scenery, moving music, and are inspired by Percy Shelley's Ozymandias, Lord Byron's Darkness, and John Keats' When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be. They create a strong, moody atmosphere that becomes the breeding ground for feelings and ideas. The game began in 2013 as a collaboration between Dejobaan Games and Popcannibal. Innovation, science, philosophy. Enlightened Youth. Photography project 'Women connection to inner self' Art 3. VARIOUS SUBJECTS. Digital Story-Telling. The Solar Village is the first community in the world to produce 4x more energy than it uses. After architect, Rolf Disch, built the Heliotrope (the first building in the world to capture more energy than it uses) he set his sights higher.

He successfully created a retail, commercial and residential space called Sonnenschiff, translating to "Solar Ship," that was energy net-positive in 2004. The building was a hit, and over the following years 60 more residential buildings have been constructed surrounding the solar ship, all with energy positive electrical systems. Today the village, dubbed Solarsiedlung (Solar Village), is producing 4x more energy than it consumes. Solarsiedlung is located in Freidburg, Germany, which is known as the ecological capital of the country. It is the home of Europe’s largest solar research center. This Is What A Cup Of Tea Looks Like In 22 Different Countries. En*theos - Optimize your life. Change the world. The Future Is Calling Us to Greatness with Michael Dowd - en*theos Symposiums. +kenwilber.com - blog. In the following words I am attempting to paint a description of the psychosexual line of development using the AQAL framework presented by Ken Wilber (2006) in order to provide an expanded outline to this area of growth.

My vision for this essay is that it be both academically stimulating and accurate by referring to important figures in this field and also that it be something that is applicable to people’s self-understanding in relation to their sexuality. This will not be an observation of psychosexual development in the Freudian or Psychoanalytic sense but will rather be a gigantic phallus, lingam in the classical Hindu literature The Kama Sutra (Vatsyayana, 1994), extending towards the Heavens with proud stance and upright head looking towards our potentials of actualization; at least as much as its blood supply will allow.

Logically following a description and illustration of Deida’s 1st stage we move into Deida’s 2nd Stage. Figure 1 Figure 2. Ray Kurzweil’s Mind-Boggling Predictions for the Next 25 Years. In my new book BOLD, one of the interviews that I’m most excited about is with my good friend Ray Kurzweil. Bill Gates calls Ray, “the best person I know at predicting the future of artificial intelligence.” Sri Aurobindo, Swami Vivekananda and Swami Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. He was an avatara ‘as much an avatara as Christ or Caitanya’ who had a definite purpose to fulfill in the spiritual evolution of humanity, viz. to found and establish the truth of the unity of all spiritual experience and realization. He was bound by no man-made rules, though he chose to manifest his divinity under human conditions.

No One Survives Beyond That Moment - Adi Da Samraj - My Bright Word. My Bright Word Chapter 12 Adi Da Samraj. If Hermione Were The Main Character In "Harry Potter" 52 Surprising Things to Make in a Vitamix. The Best ENERGY Drink of Your Life. Article shared with permission from Author Jenna Barrington. New Strain of Cannabis Discovered. It was thought that Cannabis sativa, indica and ruderalis were the only three species of cannabis that existed, but in 2010 hikers in Australia’s Blue Mountains came across a single plant that resembled cannabis, and donated it to researchers at the University of Sydney.

NASA Just Released The Largest Picture Ever Taken And It Will Shake Up Your Universe. Rajiv Malhotra's Hindu Challenge to the Integral Community – Integral Post-Metaphysical Spirituality. The Buddha Awakening, Integral Expanding, and a Second Axial Age for Humanity, Duane Elgin. An independent forum for a critical discussion of the integral philosophy of Ken Wilber Monday, January 19, 2015.

Radical new economic system will emerge from collapse of capitalism. Mobile. Episode 148: there is only coffee. Quantum Mechanics - unread. Home / Steven Haman. Quantum mechanics/physics/theory. Flow-Based Programming for JavaScript.

Metaphysics. Astro & quantum physics. Companies to Watch in 2015. As technology platforms and paradigms shift, morph and ultimately change how we interact with our devices and workstations, gaps between old and new widen while innovative ideas have room to take root. To turn the light onto those emerging companies, SD Times is pleased to again present its Companies to Watch in 2015. These are startups or young companies working on projects that help fill those gaps or take us to entirely new places. The Grid. 10 Shocking Facts About Society That We Absurdly Accept As Normal. I Haven't Made Any Trash In 2 Years. Here's What My Life Is Like. The Marriage of Science & Spirit: Negotiating the Great Pre-Nup, Part 2: Why Sam Harris’s "Waking Up" Matters.

Development, Human Happiness and the Challenge of Distinguishing Means From Ends. How many of your health supplements are actually snake oil? "We are part of a bigger humanity" – UN workshop explores education for global citizenship. Do you want to grow HEMP... Looking for sharecroppers! Make History! 2014 – United Truth Seekers. The World’s Most Eco-Friendly Car: It’s Made Entirely From HEMP. Project Goliath: Inside Hollywood's secret war against Google. No Kalki Avatar in this Kali Yuga. Hermitageheart. A Videogame That Teaches You to Write Poetry, Even if It Intimidates You.

Quantum mechanics/physics/theory. 26 Pictures Will Make You Reevaluate Your Entire Existence. The 500 Year Old Map that Shatters the Official History of the Human Race. Swaha Productions. Lantern: One Device, Free Data From Space Forever. 'Journeys to Somewhere Else' by John Avon by John Avon Art. Discover Projects » Art / Illustration. Lantern: One Device, Free Data From Space Forever. Siksastaka. History is happening. Loggers Accidentally Cut Down World’s Oldest Tree in Amazon Forest. Project Goliath: Inside Hollywood's secret war against Google.

Understanding “New Power” Artists Web Sites. Sacred geometry. Digital Story-Telling. Hermitageheart. Hermitageheart. Integral Theory. Mysticals. Knowledge. Portraits.