Monthly Archives: May 2018

The Basics of Neuron “Firing”

Originally posted on The Broad Spectrum Life:
Nerve cells, or neurons, are differentiated into four major parts that all contribute to it’s ability to communicate impulsively via electricity. These are the cell body (soma), dendrites (dendrons), axon, and axon terminals. The cell body is…

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A Skeletal Wooden Kraken Climbs From Remote Ruins in France

French artist Thomas Voillaume, a.k.a. APACH, likes to mix his background in sculpture and video to 3D map digital works onto larger-than-life public sculptures in urban environments. For his 2016 sculpture The Kraken however, the artist decided to construct the work … Continue reading

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From Economic Connection to Expansion, Belt and Road Enters 2nd Stage

Originally posted on Tiananmen's Tremendous Achievements:
Initially, China’s Belt and Road focused on connections to Europe and the Middle East through Russia, Central Asia and Pakistan for safety of China’s trade lifelines especially the access to oil and gas…

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Streetart News [wall 1156] – Hodas, BuckRdgz, Deley — Barbara Picci

Minsk, Belarus: new piece by Hodas. USEFUL LINKS: Hodas in this blog | Instagram | Facebook fan page —————————————————————————————————————— Mexico City, Mexico: new piece by BuckRdgz. USEFUL LINKS: BuckRdgz in this blog | Instagram | Facebook —————————————————————————————————————— Sao Paulo, Brazil: … Continue reading

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Bursts of brain activity linked to memory reactivation

Originally posted on It's Interesting:
By Hilary Hurd Anyaso Leading theories propose that sleep presents an opportune time for important, new memories to become stabilized. And it’s long been known which brain waves are produced during sleep. But in…

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Buffalo saves lizard from lion

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog: This video from South Africa says about itself: Buffalo Launches Lion into Air to Save Lizard 29 May 2018 Have you ever seen a lion being thrown into the air by a…

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Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell Youtube Channel

Originally posted on The greek procrastinator:
As you may surely have guessed by now i love animated videos 😛 And i am an avid consumer of such youtube channels. I’ve previously posted two of their videos and here are two…

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Where the Wild Threats Are

Originally posted on Even A Broken Clock:
What are the real problems facing society? I’m not talking about the issues that take the most space on cable news channels, or in the remaining newsprint options available, or on internet boards.…

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Manchester: Hive of Industry

Originally posted on Ethics and Spirituality:
The Internet is all abuzz with this lighthearted tribute to Manchester, Mancunians, science fiction, and bees. But is the author simply winging it? Last Tuesday was the one year anniversary of the tragic terrorist…

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Carnaval San Francisco!

Originally posted on Camino Milagro:
Growing up in greater Los Angeles (it’s greater than San Berdoo, I guess), I lived near communities that were Chicano, Latino, Hispanic and cholo, so I felt a special kind of nostalgia seeing dozens of…

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