There will be lots of jokes made today on this 4/20. Let’s do our best to weed out the bad ones

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jtotheizzoe:

Mind-Melter of the Day

It turns out that if you divide 1 by 998,001 you get all three-digit numbers from 000 to 999 in order.

Except for 998.

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thenewenlightenmentage:

Psychologists report new insights on human brain, consciousness

UCLA psychologists have used brain-imaging techniques to study what happens to the human brain when it slips into unconsciousness. Their research, published Oct. 17 in the online journal PLOS Computational Biology, is an initial step toward developing a scientific definition of consciousness.

"In terms of brain function, the difference between being conscious and unconscious is a bit like the difference between driving from Los Angeles to New York in a straight line versus having to cover the same route hopping on and off several buses that force you to take a ‘zig-zag’ route and stop in several places," said lead study author Martin Monti, an assistant professor of psychology and neurosurgery at UCLA.

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"The Buddha would agree with the modern neuroscientist: we never really experience the world; we experience only our own nervous system."

Eknath Easwaran,
The Dhammapada (via mirroir)

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dynamicafrica:

French photojournalist Olivier Martel has travelled the world capturing images of women across the globe from all walks of life. Here are some of his pictures of women from around the African continent including Mozambique, Libya, Senegal and the Ivory Coast.

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weelow:

I fucking want a tattoo with some Sanskrit scripture or text. I know this isn’t Sanskrit, it’s Khmer/Cambodian or something but I’d love if it was inspired by this. One day I will have my tattoo sleeves and back piece.. maybe parts of the chest at some point, who knows.

"

Will I be something?
Am I something?

And the answer comes:
You already are.
You always were.
And you still have time to be.

"

Anis Mojgani   (via heartnothate)

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insertfandomreference:

Water on a superhydrophobic surface in slow motion [x]

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laurencephilomene:

pink things I saw in cuba (part 3)

snapshots

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