Kokoro Connect— Iori Nagase <3
I have to say this anime was dear to me. The last scene was tear-dropping. It was moving, and Iori took me to a past where I can relate. I learned a good deal about strength and faith in friendships once again, and I realize that I myself have grown a good deal. I loved this anime! QQ
Sustainability on the Mind: ‘Externalities’
From Sustainable Man:
David Suzuki explains the fallacy of conventional economics, in an interview done for the BBC. The song is “Outro” by M83.
Talks about latest drugs from Biogen that last longer in the treatment of Hemophilia A and B. It’s a sex-linked disease affecting 1 in 500,000 males (hemophilia A). Antibodies not forming against the drug is great news. Also, there is a possibility for future gene therapy that proves much more rewarding.
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Today we’re welcoming 29 new universities to the Coursera community of 2.7 million students and 33 existing universities across 4 continents! This is an extremely exciting announcement for us, not only because we’re nearly doubling the amount of schools offering…
This is simply awesome.
from Psychology Today
“The authors argued that the findings are consistent with Aldous Huxley’s idea that normal consciousness acts like a “reducing valve” that actually constrains how much information a person normally takes in, so that one is not overwhelmed by chaotic stimuli. Therefore, the apparent “mind-expanding” effect of psychedelic drugs is due to a relaxation of this constraining effect. The reduced activity of the brains connector hubs might permit an “unconstrained style of cognition” producing psychedelic effects (Carhart-Harris, et al., 2012).