Carl Sagan’s Profound Essay On Why Cannabis Consciousness is Desperately Needed in This Mad and Dangerous World

"I am convinced that there are genuine and valid levels of perception available with cannabis (and probably with other drugs) which are, through the defects of our society and our educational system,...

Martijn Schirp

Why Humanity Must Become a Multi-Planetary Species

With various existential risks looming, humanity must either colonize space or risk extinction. It's time to become a multi-planetary species.

Jordan Bates

The surprising decline in violence – Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker charts the decline of violence. He argues we are living in the most peaceful time in our species' existence.

Make Your Soul Grow: 84-Year-Old Kurt Vonnegut’s Wonderful Letter to a Group of High School Students

"Practice any art... not to get money and fame, but to experience becoming , to find out what's inside you, to make your soul grow."

Jordan Bates

Carl Sagan on How Humanity Would Transform if Advanced Extraterrestrials Contacted Earth

If mankind were contacted by an alien race, how would the world react? How would people change? In...

Jordan Bates

The Dis-Ease of Busyness: Why We Desperately Need to Slow Down in a Non-Stop World

The cult of busyness is dangerous. Silent and insidious, it infects our lives with stress and kills enjoyment. Here's why we need to take a step back.

Joletta Belton

Flying Lotus – Zodiac Shit

Great song with hella trippy, psychedelic, spiritual animation.

4 Things I’ve Learned While Living in a Cabin on a Commune in Canada

26 days ago, I arrived at a cabin on a Canadian commune, where I will be living for a total of three months...

Jordan Bates