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Reckless Bliss Followers: Greg Hartle – $10 and a Laptop

This is the first installment of what is to become a longstanding series of interviews with individuals who are following their bliss with reckless regard. These people have figured out what they love...


What Will You Do As Death Approaches? A Meditation on Aging

During his twilight years, author Mark Twain once said that, “life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of 80 and gradually approach 18.” The ancient Greek poet Homer...


Best of TED Conference: Part 1

If you do not know what TED is, refer back to the original article. Otherwise, enjoy the awesomeness that these talks have to offer! Paul Moller – The Flying Car In the Near Future Just like in...


The Large Hadron Collider

Never before has their been a project with more implications on the world of physics than the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). The LHC is the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator...


Nostradamus: 2012 and Beyond

Nostradamus (1503-1566) was a astrologer, astronomer and practicing physician who specialized in predicting the future in the latter part of his life. Those predictions were written by Nostradamus in...


A Recipe for Epiphanies: 5 Steps to “Aha!” Moments Must Read

The stories of famous ‘aha moments,’ are awe-inspiring… Percy Spencer invented the microwave after a candy bar melted in his pocket while he was fixing a radar Isaac Newton discovered the...


A Quick Note On Kony 2012 And Confirmation Bias

"It is a habit of mankind ... to use sovereign reason to thrust aside what they do not fancy." - Thucydides 431 BCEWho would have thought that a video portraying the war crimes of a self-proclaimed messiah in Uganda would cause the biggest splash in social media as of yet? The emotional message made by the organization Invisible Children has spread like wildfire and has gained 16.7 million views on Vimeo and 76 million on YouTube, in just a little over a week time. When the suffering of the abducted children entered my home, my first reaction was void of any skepticism. I was ready to join their cause...


Contentment vs. Complacency: Running a Friendly Race With Yourself

A couple of years ago, my friend dropped in with a proposal for a multilevel marketing scheme. “There’s a lot of money for you to make, Uday,” he said. When I politely refused, he insisted,...


Readers! What do you want out of this site?

Hey everybody! I know it’s been a while since my last post and before I explain I’d like to ask you 3 simple questions: 1) What do you want out of HighExistence? 2) What do you like most...