Star Trek bridge sonar


I love this sound. I remember it from my youth, watching the original Star Trek series. This sound captures the calm, meditative feel I always remember from cruising with the crew of the Enterprise through the depths of interstellar space… One-shot lift. Great for looping, as-is. Snagged from the beginning of the 2009 JJ Abrams […]

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Evolution According to Jason Silva


Check out this glorious rant from Jason Silva: This one is quite controversial on YouTube… People don’t know how to take it, or even how to understand it. But if nothing else, I love how Jason Silva pushes the boundaries of social convention. He’s a dreamer, and societies always need such visionaries to keep shit […]

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Space Elevators and Man-Made Rings


This incredibly cool rings-around-Earth visualization has me dreaming about space elevators and a man-made ring around the Earth. So, people are already making plans to build a space elevator. Check this NASA story, and this great Wikipedia article. Now, of course this is a huge undertaking. The counterweight-end of the space elevator would be some 62,000 miles […]

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