300 Days alone
Xavier Rosset, the new swiss Robinson Crusoe, spent almost 10 months on Tofua, an island in the Pacific Ocean with a machete and a swiss knife as only tools, not using the obolete construction left by the last inhabitants. It is a true story about loneliness.
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Florida Man Runs to Bermuda in a Giant Bubble
In 2016 a Florida man attempted to run from Boca Raton, FL to Bermuda in a home-made, inflatable plastic bubble. Reza Baluchi had been warned by the Coast Guard that any efforts to attempt his journey would be futile and result in severe legal and financial retribution. However, Reza’s convictions and ambition left him undeterred by such threats - he’d been waiting his whole life to do this and nothing was going to stop him. This is the story of that fateful journey as told by the man who attempted it.
Monday, January 20, 2020
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Saturday, January 18, 2020
A 97-Year-Old Philosopher Faces His Own Death
In his 1996 book about death, Herbert Fingarette argued that fearing one’s own demise was irrational. When you die, he wrote, “there is nothing.” Why should we fear the absence of being when we won’t be there ourselves to suffer it? Twenty years later, facing his own mortality, the philosopher realised that he’d been wrong. Death began to frighten him, and he couldn’t think himself out of it. Fingarette, who for 40 years taught philosophy at the University of California at Santa Barbara, had also written extensively on self-deception. Now, at 97, he wondered whether he’d been deceiving himself about the meaning of life and death.
Friday, January 17, 2020
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Thursday, January 16, 2020
Ojas Makes the Best Sound Systems We’ve Ever Heardhttps://www.monsterchildren.com/93269/ojas-makes-the-best-sound-systems-weve-ever-heard/
Sunday, January 12, 2020