Thursday, 6 July 2017

The Drake equation (pictures, video, facts & news)... BBC - Universe!

BBC - Universe - The Drake equation (pictures, video, facts & news)


The Drake equation

Named for its creator, astrophysicist Frank Drake, the Drake equation is an attempt to estimate N, the number of advanced civilisations in the Milky Way galaxy. Many of the numbers that go into the Drake equation can only be guessed at, for example, the factor L, the average lifetime of an advanced civilisation.

According to Drake, the average of people's best estimates suggests that there are about 10,000 technically advanced civilisations spread across our galaxy... Read More>>>

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Predictions for 2020s With Ray Kurzweil...

Predictions for 2020s With Ray Kurzweil | 33rd Square

3D printing food, future methods of payment and many more signs of things to come are discussed by Ray Kurzweil in this video.


Ray Kurzweil is a prize-winning author and scientist. He was named Inventor of the Year by MIT in 1988 and was awarded the Dickson Prize, Carnegie Mellon's top science prize, in 1994. He is the recipient of nine honorary doctorates and honors from two American presidents.

Kurzweil believes that we will enhance our natural biological intelligence through artificial intelligence in the future. Kurzweil explores logarithmic advances in computing power and information technologies and uses the history of their trajectories to project when and how artificial intelligence may enhance our daily lives.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Music for the Evolution of Consciousness...

 A collection of songs that we feel can assist with the evolution of consciousness. Includes songs that have higher wisdom in their lyrics, songs that are the artist's message to humanity or a specific group of people, and songs with lyrics that were written to inspire, empower, or uplift. 

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We will review them and then consider adding them to it if they resonate. Thank you.

Music for the Evolution of Consciousness - YouTube

Friday, 14 April 2017

What Can Physics Tell Us About Consciousness?

What Can Physics Tell Us About Consciousness? -- ChrisFields - YouTube



Physics and particularly quantum physics are often invoked in discussions of consciousness.

But what can physics actually tell us?

I will first discuss what physics does not tell us: physics does not provide any criteria with which to distinguish conscious systems from non-conscious systems. As far as physics is concerned, consciousness is like free will - it characterizes
either nothing or everything. Since we are conscious, it is reasonable to regard everything else as conscious, too.

If we make this assumption, the question of interest becomes: what systems
are conscious of what?

Physics is fundamentally a theory of interaction, so it can tell us a lot about this. The first thing it tells us is that being conscious of something requires expending energy. How much energy a system can expend determines how much it can be conscious of. This energy requirement has surprising consequences, some of which I will describe.

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Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Tim Ferriss Will Teach You How To Quickly Master Any Skill | Fast Company...

Tim Ferriss Will Teach You How To Quickly Master Any Skill | Fast Company | Business + Innovation



Tim Ferriss is a human guinea pig: in his researching the 4-Hour Workweek, Body, and Chef, the author has thrown himself into deadlifts and omelets and French–and from all that experimentation, a meta-sequence of contrarian best practices emerged.

During a talk at the Next Web Conference in Amsterdam, Ferriss unpacked–or is it deconstructed?... Read More>>>

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Thursday, 23 March 2017

3 minute animation will change the way you see the universe...

This 3-minute animation will change the way you see the universe | Business Insider India...

Carl Sagan told us that there are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on all of the Earth's beaches. At the same time, there are more H2O molecules in just 10 drops of water than there are stars. Ranging from the unimaginably small to the unimaginably big, the scale of the universe is mind-boggling. Watch to try to wrap your head around it.



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