The Secret Powers of Time by Philip Zimbardo

This video is an epiphany. It explains how people's conceptions of time affect their lives and societies -- and vice-versa. My jaw kept dropping as I watched it. If you're a sentient human being, you will think it's the best 10 minutes you've spent in a long time. RSA Animate - The Secret Powers … Continue reading The Secret Powers of Time by Philip Zimbardo

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-24

Cellular Signal Amplifier # UKP14,000 TH!NK city electric car ready for showrooms # Remote Microscopy - The Cellphone Microscope # LG’s new Flatron LX206WU Monitor makes multi monitor displays easy # How does the US really rank in broadband access? # First... tentative... steps... # Illuminations: 1913 # … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-24

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-21

Bumpy whale fins set to spark a revolution in aerodynamics # Fraud Due to a Credit Card Breach # Maritime Mascots: 1923 # Bring on Carnivale! # Apple brings back Leopard feature with update, but users report problems # Stingray strike results in sunbather's death # Wacky Airplane Security … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-21

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-20

Totally Geeky - The $14,000 iPod dock doubles as a dining table # Geeky Mods - The LED Origami Cube Lamp # Fun Gadgets - The Condiment Gun # The Negative Saving Rate and the Age of Easy Credit # Ingrid Betancourt Needs Help # Apple Sends TV “Season Pass” … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-20

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-19

Cool Mods - Make your own indestructable USB thumb drive # Armenia: The Epic Land # Melodyne studio pitch correction now able to break chords down for editing # Electrolux Inspiro intelligent oven - “auto-focus for chefs” # Wally announces new 'floating island' gigayacht: the WallyIsland # Hollywood Hopefuls: 1925 … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-19

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-17

Joseph Lewis: "I Lost $1 Billion in Bear Stearns" # Magazines Behaving Badly # Apple Introduces New AirPort Express with 802.11n # Luck Is No Accident: 10 Ways to Get More out of Work and Life # Lightroom 1.4 Update is Pulled # Useful Gadgets - The Hot and Cold … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-17