Wednesday, 17 September 2008

"Intellectual Property is the Oil of the 21st Century."


Imagining the Tenth Dimension parts 1 and 2



physicist Michio Kaku (co-founder of string field theory) takes us on an optimistic tour of the near future (part 1 0f 3)

Terence McKenna - "Culture is NOT Your Friend"


Atom - Part 1 - The Clash of the Titans

"Lets put it another way," says the narrator, "there are more atoms in a single glass of water than there are glasses of water in all the oceans of the world. It sort of hurts your head just to think about it."

"the atom is almost entirely made of empty space."

"If you were to suck out all the empty space from every atom in my body, then I would shrink down to the size smaller than a grain of salt. Of course I'd still weigh the same."

Atom - Part 2 - The Key to the Cosmos

Terence McKenna DMT rap

"and they told me not to be amazed, not to give way to astonishment."

"the button that resets the compass that tells you where you want to sail."

Dan Dennett - Memes

Nothing and Everything

Thursday, 11 September 2008