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. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3oIiH7BLmg RSA Animate - The Secret Powers … Continue reading The Secret Powers of Time by Philip Zimbardo

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-24

Cellular Signal Amplifier http://tinyurl.com/35zrqx # UKP14,000 TH!NK city electric car ready for showrooms http://tinyurl.com/2nwd9x # Remote Microscopy - The Cellphone Microscope http://tinyurl.com/2p82fr # LG’s new Flatron LX206WU Monitor makes multi monitor displays easy http://tinyurl.com/38jsot # How does the US really rank in broadband access? http://tinyurl.com/2sgfhy # First... tentative... steps... http://tinyurl.com/37w54s # Illuminations: 1913 http://tinyurl.com/34f46f # … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-24

Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-21

Bumpy whale fins set to spark a revolution in aerodynamics http://tinyurl.com/34tpf3 # Fraud Due to a Credit Card Breach http://tinyurl.com/2pb4y4 # Maritime Mascots: 1923 http://tinyurl.com/2up26e # Bring on Carnivale! http://tinyurl.com/3axtmf # Apple brings back Leopard feature with update, but users report problems http://tinyurl.com/38vwqb # Stingray strike results in sunbather's death http://tinyurl.com/yr4fck # 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 http://tinyurl.com/2lxd83 # Geeky Mods - The LED Origami Cube Lamp http://tinyurl.com/2syx3d # Fun Gadgets - The Condiment Gun http://tinyurl.com/33xw54 # The Negative Saving Rate and the Age of Easy Credit http://tinyurl.com/2pcxdr # Ingrid Betancourt Needs Help http://tinyurl.com/2jox2x # 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 http://tinyurl.com/37p2qg # Armenia: The Epic Land http://tinyurl.com/2qyxxz # Melodyne studio pitch correction now able to break chords down for editing http://tinyurl.com/2qmd6a # Electrolux Inspiro intelligent oven - “auto-focus for chefs” http://tinyurl.com/33dbsl # Wally announces new 'floating island' gigayacht: the WallyIsland http://tinyurl.com/yw4afh # 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" http://tinyurl.com/ysl7nv # Magazines Behaving Badly http://tinyurl.com/2ubkfy # Apple Introduces New AirPort Express with 802.11n http://tinyurl.com/2knuu6 # Luck Is No Accident: 10 Ways to Get More out of Work and Life http://tinyurl.com/3ddrpu # Lightroom 1.4 Update is Pulled http://tinyurl.com/2wg9e6 # Useful Gadgets - The Hot and Cold … Continue reading Condensed knowledge for 2008-03-17