October 20, 2017 at 1:07 am #6035
Use this thread to post interesting articles that you read, videos you watched, or whatever it was that taught you something you didn’t know. Eventually we will all learn more things! This idea was suggested by one of our members Euchale. I love it.
Things I learned today begins now:
This is quite a long read, but very interesting. Didn’t know much about this guy, but glad I do now!
Tony Fadell, Coinventor of the iPod, Gets Back at Silicon Valley
In Paris, he can pick out younger versions of himself, give them money and watch all the possible versions of his life story unfold again and again.
October 20, 2017 at 9:46 pm #6038
First-ever ‘negative emissions’ power plant goes online
Climeworks has effectively created the first ‘negative emissions’ power plant, converting CO2 into stone.
A good step towards global reclamation. Stopping bad stuff isn’t enough so it is nice to see us create shit that can FIX the things
October 22, 2017 at 9:43 pm #6039
Not a new lesson for me, but a reminder…
After some heartbreak last week, I found a quote online while I was reflecting that really resonated with me:
In the end, we only regret the chances we didn’t take, relationships we were afraid to have, and the decisions we waited too long to make.
I took a chance with someone, feeling both excitement and anxiety. That “new relationship energy” can be powerful at times. I didn’t follow my brain or reason with logic. I followed my heart.
In the end, I was hurt. Bruised. Rejected. But that’s ok. Because, in order to love, we must remove our armor and expose our heart. You can’t truly experience love without the risk of being wounded.
That pain is both a beautiful and terrifying thing. But it’s what makes us human. And when you find love, it’s always worth the risk.
October 24, 2017 at 2:20 pm #6078
Today I learned that, as men, we could be in the worst mood, but seeing the person you like in a cute outfit or their healing boobies will make it all better. And I don’t mean in a subjective way. I mean in a cute way. This image depicted it well:
November 1, 2017 at 8:52 pm #6255
It is illegal to use video or photos of the Eiffel tower for commercial purposes.
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November 18, 2017 at 7:00 am #6396
Most people think that technology is for young people, but nobody told Kimiko Nishimoto that. She’s an 89-year-old Japanese grandma who’s been snapping and editing her own pictures for the last 17 years, and as you can see below, her style is certainly unique! She didn’t get into photography until she was 72 years old.
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