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Carl Sagan, Stephen Hawking and Arthur C. Clarke - God, The Universe and Everything Else (1988)

Carl Sagan, Stephen Hawking and Arthur C. Clarke - God, The Universe and Everything Else (1988)

The Singularity is Sexy: The Loveliest Robot and Cyborg Art [NSFW] Would be nice to have a few sexy dudes in this gallery. If anybody can find me some, please post some here! Seconded. I couldn't find guy pictures that were cute and fun rather than broody, but I would love to see people's suggestions. Ahh, I was starting to think that erotic images of cyborg males were rare in general. I suppose it makes sense, gender-stereotype-wise, that it'd be rare to find sexy robotic males portrayed as cute and fun, since male sexuality in general is rarely portrayed as being cute and fun. SExpand Not really cute and fun as CJA might want, but here's some cyborg beefcake, courtesy of Deus Ex: Human Revolution! I added a few more. Part of the problem, for me, is knowing what keywords to search on. Actually we considered including that one originally. It's from the CGI trailer, but there's the original concept piece for it by Jim Murray. It's hard to find indeed! Oh cool. I love Kiriko Moth... she's a friend of mine. Coming right up. Yay!

Einstein [History Channel] THE LATEST INSTALLMENT IN MIIKE SNOW'S EPIC "JEAN NOEL" SAGA | NOISEY BLOG Here's the official music video for "The Wave,” the latest installment in Miike Snow's epic "Jean Noel" saga. The video is a continuation of a thread which began in their last video for “Paddling Out.” In that video, a group of unfortunates were abducted to space in an experiment to create a perfect human named Jean Noel. Both videos were directed by Swedish Director Andreas Nillson, who's made epic videos for MGMT and Fever Ray. On Tuesday, March 20, Miike Snow will stop off in NYC at the Music Hall Of Williamsburg. So we’re down in Austin now celebrating Noisey’s one-year anniversary (check out our showcase tonight if you’re down here!). Miike Snow Spring Tour March 13 - Austin, TX - SXSW March 17 - Las Vegas, CA - Tao March 20 - Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg March 23 - Miami, FL - Ultra Music Festival April 10 - Seattle, WA - Paramount Theatre April 11 - Portland, OR - Roseland Theater April 12 - Oakland, CA - Fox Theater April 14 - Indio, CA - Coachella

Kim Jong-il is dead. Here's his monster movie. As bad as it was under Japanese rule I imagine it was much worse under Kim. Maybe under his father Il Sung during the war... but the majority of Kim Il Jong's problems were cumulative. Such as food shortages, starvation of free information etc. When the Japanese were there, there were public mutilations of the locals - they fitted in to part of their world-view at the time that the Chinese and Koreans were 'lesser' races Which is stupid considering Japanese are most likely descended from Koreans who went to the island for whatever reason. But that isn't the first time history has been altered to serve political purposes. I think a lot of the East Asian races would like to feel that their race is unique in the sense that they don't share similar genetics with each other.

Nietzsche: Beyond Good and Evil A brilliant young man, he was appointed professor at the University of Basel aged 24 having not even finished his degree. His evanescent philosophical life ended 20 years later when he went insane and died shortly afterwards. Nietzsche's argued that the Christian system of faith and worship was not only incorrect, but harmful to society because it allowed the weak to rule the strong - it suppressed the will to power which was the driving force of human character. However, without God he felt that the future of man might spiral into a society of nihilism, devoid of any meaning; his aim was for man to realise the lack of divine purpose and create his own values. Watch the full documentary now -

Osho Talks Osho or Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh was born in 1931 in Central India. He was a charismatic and gifted speaker who became the leader of a worldwide new spiritual movement. It is said that at the age of 21 he attained enlightenment or Samadhi. At the time he was studying philosophy at the University of Saugar. On receiving a masters degree he taught philosophy at the University of Jabalpur for nine years. As well as teaching philosophy he also began to attract disciples to follow his own eclectic mix of philosophy and religion. In 1970 he settled for a while in Mumbai. In 1981, Osho relocated to the United States and his followers established an intentional community, later known as Rajneeshpuram, in the state of Oregon. Osho was arrested shortly afterwards and charged with immigration violations. Watch the lectures now (playlist)

Design the new Business Human Evolution: Clash of The Cavemen In the ice-ravaged wilds of Europe, circa 25,000 BC, a range war like no other raged between two species of primitive man. In a unique moment in the world's history, these two species, Neanderthal and Cro-Magnon (Homo sapiens), competed for resources and for a permanent spot at the top of the animal kingdom. It was an epic battle of brains versus brawn that determined the course of human history. In this scenario, based on scientific theories, witness our prehistoric ancestors as they clash with a completely different species of humans, the Neanderthals, some 30,000 years ago in Ice Age Europe. In Clash of The Cavemen, cinematic re-creations and state-of-the-art CGI bring to life the Neanderthals--stocky, powerful and able to tolerate intense pain--and their foes, the Cro-Magnons--weaker and more fragile but with a superior brain capable of complex thought. Watch the full documentary now (playlist - 1 hour. 36 minutes)

What Difference Does It Make? This is a film about making music. It gets to the bottom of what is needed to be a musician and contemplates on some of the fundamental questions of life itself. It investigates the difficulties that a life in music can create. Shot by award-winning director Ralf Schmerberg, the film genuinely inquires many challenges, phases of progress and accomplishments that musicians experience. Everyone is a musician, everyone has an innate appreciation of music, it's our highest mathematics, it's our greatest language, and it's where the word ends. Stubbornness is an important part of being an artist. You have to be willing to be nobody to become somebody. Watch the full documentary now -