Why humans run the world

Originally posted on ideas.ted.com:
History professor Yuval Noah Harari — author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind — explains why humans have dominated Earth. The reason is not what you might expect. 70,000 years ago humans were insignificant animals. The most important thing to know about prehistoric humans is that they were unimportant. Their impact…

Watching the News

When we were kids, we never bothered to watch the news. To us, they were too negative. It wanted to show us how scary and dangerous the outside world could be. It helped parents weave up a cautionary tale to stop us from playing after dark, but as children, we had faith. We refused to […]

10-Day Challenge on Avatar: Legend of Aang and Korra

My personal story (how I got my hands on it) Avatar vs. TV Shows The Last Airbender vs. The Legend of Korra (world concept, changes, goods and bads, etc.) An aspiring filmmaker’s opinions on Sozin’s Comet (camera angles, animation, soundtrack, etc.) Thoughts on what the show is trying to teach us (symbolisms, metaphors, etc.) A discussion about the […]