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The video below, by Dreamscience, is a masterfully edited collection of well-known cinematic scenes, which, woven together, evoke a powerful (and disturbing) message about culture, and the collective unconscious. Watch Subconscious Cinema, and feel free to share your thoughts! “Hey, are you a dreamer? “They say dreaming’s dead. No one does it anymore.It’s not dead,... / READ MORE /
Well-Being in the Modern Age (WITMA) is a live pop-up conversation series discussing our contemporary understanding of what makes humans flourish. Join us for a full evening of conversation and experiences, 5-10 p.m. EST (doors open. at 4:30 p.m. EST). Panels include… Conscious Capitalism and the New Wave of Business Astrology, Mysticism and the Occult Holistic Well-being,... / READ MORE /
It’s a strange world of newspeak we live in. What was once a society devoted to logic and progress is now being herded in echo chambers of thought control and anti-critical thinking. Without the ability to examine an issue impartially and completely there is little hope of maintaining liberty and freedom, as history repeatedly demonstrated. Today, we... / READ MORE /
Healing inner wounds and plunging deep into the thick of her life, Author/Spiritual Teacher, Rebecca Campbell, has ignited her light and transformed ancient insights into bejeweled wisdom that serves her life practice. Developing heart-centered connections with individuals around the world, Rebecca sees beyond the physical and her multidimensional practice aids in elevating and softening the... / READ MORE /
In his 1974 book, Obedience to Authority: An Experimental View, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgramdiscusses in detail the findings of his now famous experiment. Milgram demonstrated just how easy it is to convince an ordinary person to commit torture and murder under the instruction of an authority figure. Intrigued by the role of Nazi military personnel in... / READ MORE /
Sprouting from the roots and serving as a testament to the cultivation of one’s inner vibration, Dreadlocks are culturally and socially known as an alternative hairstyle and means of expression, yet carry far more potent meaning beyond the hair itself. The word itself connects the juxtaposition of two words, dread and lock, to bring to... / READ MORE /
Merging his life with art in a remarkable, Aaron Taylor Kuffner has created an instrument that breeds environments that envelop human beings into further alignment with both themselves and the world around them. Spending years in Indonesia studying Gamelan Music and taking components of his research into his artistic practice, the vision behind the Gamelatron... / READ MORE /
Featured art by Richie Brown The Federal Communications Commission voted today (December 14, 2017) to dismantle landmark rules regulating the internet, which now will reshape the way we browse, receive, and share information in a way that is detrimental to free speech as we know it. See: F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules Net Neutrality is Dead Our... / READ MORE /
“All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.” – Rudolf Steiner Biodata sonification is a process which allows us to convert the activity of plants to music. Pioneered by creative engine/record label Data Garden, the device — called the MIDI Sprout — gives us a... / READ MORE /
Rotasiz Seyyah (which translates to “nomad without a route”), is a Turkish travel photographer whose current project “You Are So Beautiful” captures the responses of people around the world after they are told they are beautiful. Talaikiene describes her work by saying: “Fools courage can sometimes help you make the most important decisions in your life.”... / READ MORE /
Freddy Mamani is a Bolivian architect with a unique style of architecture that’s reminiscent of the astral plane. Embracing local culture, and tradition, this visionary creative has a rather unorthodox process for bringing his ideas to reality. Mamani doesn’t draw formal blueprints, instead he sketches his plans on a wall or orally articulates the concepts... / READ MORE /
Creating multidimensional pieces of visual art that leave observers enamored in contemplation, critically acclaimed spray paint artist, Chor Boogie, has created a meaningful existence by learning to swim along the way. Between his artful brush and the abstract whimsicality that comes to life through his transformational compositions, there is a palpable force and connection beyond... / READ MORE /
Halloween is a weird time. I mean that literally. Weird as in wyrd, and weird-ing. Reality loses its fixation on the daylight consciousness as we find ourselves in a sidereal realm of phantasmic entities and pale visages. Halloween is Samhain, a liminal time and the passing over into the cold and dark seasons of Fall and Winter. It... / READ MORE /
Jon Ronson is a gonzo-style journalist, author, documentary filmmaker and radio presenter who is best known for his investigations of controversial fringe subject matter in the realm of politics and science. After going down a Ronson rabbit-hole, we’ve discovered some highly entertaining documentaries that have a very special type of irony, and a unique humor all their own.... / READ MORE /
Zardoz is a quirky science fiction film originally released in 1974. Incidentally, the same year of famed writer Philip K. Dick’s science fiction flavored mystical experience (dubbed “2-3-74”). I mention this to prepare us, at the outset, for the kind of 1970s “High Weirdness” we’re about to encounter. John Boorman, the film’s director, bluntly tells... / READ MORE /