nprfreshair:

"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."  - Nelson Mandela 
 
Today is Nelson Mandela Day, marked by his birthday. This is the first Mandela Day since his death last December. 

Courage

nprfreshair:

"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."  - Nelson Mandela 

 

Today is Nelson Mandela Day, marked by his birthday. This is the first Mandela Day since his death last December. 

Courage

neuromorphogenesis:

The Science of Happiness: What data & biology reveal about our mood

While true happiness may have a different definition to each of us, science can give us a glimpse at the underlying biological factors behind happiness. From the food we eat to room temperature, there are thousands of factors that play a role in how our brains work and the moods that we are in. Understanding these factors can be helpful in achieving lasting happiness.

Infographic by Webpage FX

(via discoverynews)

guardian:

With album sales down and recording budgets slashed, what does the future hold for studios? Katherine Rose photographs the sites that have kept faith in the music. More photos here

Click photos for captions. All photos: Katherine Rose.

(Source: theguardian.com)

insteadofwatchingtv:

3 Reasons Mosquitoes Suck

Know your enemies.

newyorker:

Take a look at Edward Burtynsky’s extraordinary photographs of water: http://nyr.kr/1l4Nje4

Top: Salinas #3; Cádiz, Spain, 2013.
Bottom: Cape Coral #1; Lee County, Florida, U.S.A., 2012.

Photographs by Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto/Howard Greenberg Gallery and Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, New York.

Water. Art.

(Source: newyorker.com)

McDonald`s GOL! FIFA World Cup Brasil 2014

Great commercial for McDonalds, ahead of the World Cup starting today in Brazil…

カップヌードルCM 「サムライ in ブラジル 」

Samurai freestyle. Cool commercial for Japan’s Cup Noodles, ahead of this week’s World Cup in Brazil…

Saturn Still Swings: Celebrating Sun Ra At 100

Sun Ra turns 100 today… celebrating on Saturn. Space is the Place.

Gatefold LP artwork from the Earth Wind & Fire album “I Am”.
My all-time favorite album from my all-time favorite band.

Gatefold LP artwork from the Earth Wind & Fire album “I Am”.

My all-time favorite album from my all-time favorite band.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO): Climate Change Debate

"You don’t need people’s opinion on a fact."