Ellis

I optimize my life for fun and learning.

Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.

Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519)

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pokepollo:

A tought, more close to reality than it seems…

Peter Thiel

pokepollo:

A tought, more close to reality than it seems…

Peter Thiel

sagansense:

Meet the movers and shakers of the pollination biz

Pollination is vital to life on earth, but most pollinators are so nimble and quick that we never quite see them in action. In his visually stunning TED Talk, filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us a close-up view of the intricate world of pollen and pollinators. 

Watch the full talk here »

Source: ted

Cool images.

I asked three tech executives – an American, a Czech and a Romanian, the following question: If I threw down five passports from “good” countries, like Germany or Singapore, would you care which one you picked up? No one would. Their business is on the Internet, everywhere and nowhere, and they have friends all over the world.

There are some four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Four million different solutions to the problems of staying alive.

—David Attenborough (via lookingforether)

darrinlove:

This is on my list of books to read. It would make for an ideal Christmas present. Hint hint.

I loved reading this book.

darrinlove:

This is on my list of books to read. It would make for an ideal Christmas present. Hint hint.

I loved reading this book.