I don’t think there’s such a thing as failure. To me, failure is just a necessary step to achieve a goal.

~ Phil Keoghan

Hi friend, I appreciate you visiting my humble corner of the intertubes.

We can start things off with an eagle owl flying towards a camera at 1000 frames per second.

Then, we’ll move on to a beautiful analogy for the Buddhist concept of “emptiness.”

Speaking of the faceboos, they’re creepier than ever in admitting that they’re spying on your text messages. People will not leave in droves.

Aerogel is friggin’ awesome.

I’m not sure what happened, but I’ve gathered quite a few psychology-based items.

There’s a new book (that’s in my overflowing Amazon cart) called Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking. Here’s an article about said book, and a video interview with the author.

One of the things the author mentions is that group brainstorming isn’t as effective as individual brainstorming.

A really long article on 47 Psychology-proven facts you should know about yourself.

This article written by Teller on the psychology of magic is pretty popular. You should read it.

Check out the TED Talk on how to spot a liar:

And, if you didn’t know this, the more homophobic you are, the more aroused you are by gay porn.

Enough psych. Here’s a peacock in flight:

Duck Hunt: