Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from August 27, 2019

Sleep and DNA Repair. Podcast with Lior Appelbaum.

Sleep is a paradox. Or at least, it kind of seems that way when examined from an evolutionary standpoint. When we’re asleep, we have diminished awareness of our surroundings, leaving us vulnerable to predators and other threats in the environment. And from a practical perspective, lying down with your eyes closed for eight hours also seems like a fairly unproductive behavior, which no doubt is why high-achieving people throughout history have sought to get by with less of it. Despite these obvious disadvantages, we spend about a third of our life in slumber. And not just us – some form of sleep is nearly ubiquitous in the animal kingdom. Finally, as everyone knows all too well, disturbances to sleep can have a serious negative impact on our physical and mental health, making it hard to minimize even if you really want to.  The universality of sleep, as well as our inexorable need for it, in the face of its costs, suggests that sleep is extremely important . But for what spe

abandoned-playgrounds:Notice all the dead birds and their...

abandoned-playgrounds : Notice all the dead birds and their droppings? The St. John’s Orphanage For Boys in NSW, Australia. Abandoned since the early 1990’s it has been used as a home for some pigeons since. Only in the communal bathrooms though. Check out more ->  http://www.abandonedplaygrounds.com/st-johns-orphanage-for-boys-decaying-and-abandoned-in-goulburn/

Ruff Mercy’s DoodlesRuff Mercy is Russ Murphy, a Bristol based... crss

Ruff Mercy’s Doodles Ruff Mercy is Russ Murphy, a Bristol based animator who makes videos for everyone from Nike to Thom Yorke to Run to Jewels or whoever is lucky enough to hire him.  He approved my showing his work but was to busy to answer questions so to learn more about him read here  or here . Posted by David Read more about The Art of Animated Gifs More unique art on Cross Connect Magazine on  Facebook  crss

Ruff Mercy’s DoodlesRuff Mercy is Russ Murphy, a Bristol based...

Ruff Mercy’s Doodles Ruff Mercy is Russ Murphy, a Bristol based animator who makes videos for everyone from Nike to Thom Yorke to Run to Jewels or whoever is lucky enough to hire him.  He approved my showing his work but was to busy to answer questions so to learn more about him read here  or here . Posted by David Read more about The Art of Animated Gifs More unique art on Cross Connect Magazine on  Facebook