How Commerce Expands Culture
http://theumlaut.com/2013/05/07/how-commerce-expands-culture/ “Take our friend Beethoven. His stellar musical rise was fueled by the productive powers of capitalism. The commercialization of the printing press allowed the Maestro to sell sheet music directly to middle class families and make a cozy artistic freelance living. Businessmen eager to peddle instruments to a growing middle class improved production and […]
9/4 Travel: 3 Things That Make Costa Rican Holidays Unique
Costa Rica may be small, but it’s utterly filled with natural splendor. Located between the Caribbean and the Pacific, this jungle-studded wonderland is paradise for adventure seekers. Volcanoes tower in the distance, rare birds soar through the canopies, and charming villages perch at the base of achingly beautiful mountains. If you take only one vacation […]
The Science of Lucid Dreaming (Short Video)
AsapSCIENCE provides a helpful overview on the research into lucid dreaming.