Did you know that you can tell what country a food product comes from by reading the first three numbers on a bar code? For example, if the first three numbers are 471, the food is "Made in Taiwan." Here's more... CHINA = 690–692 USA and CANADA = 00–09 FRANCE = 30–37 GERMANY = 40–44 JAPAN = 49 and TAIWAN = 47
Here, the photographer witnessed the meeting of two individuals: a young boy learning to skate and the older gentleman, an experienced skater. By taking a few minutes to teach the young boy this move, the gentleman put his individuality aside (and removed his earphones) and illustrated Ubuntu: the view that humanity is an inter-connected web that often requires us to reach outside our usual groups and share ourselves with others.
Flying over Earth at night: electricity, lightning, and auroras as seen by the International Space Station. A compilation of such visual spectacles was captured recently from the ISS. On the horizon is the golden haze of Earth's thin atmosphere, frequently decorated by dancing auroras as the video progresses. The green parts of auroras typically remain below the space station, but the station flies right through the red and purple auroral peaks.
Flying over the Earth at night
9/11 Remember. Budweiser only aired this once, so as not to profit...it is a moving commercial and brings back memories!
gotta get the BALL!!!!!!!!!
'The Art of Aging Creed' by Sophie Lumen
Read this article - as many times as necessary to make it sink in: "But the good news is that creative expression, whether that means writing, dancing, bird-watching, or cooking, can give a person almost everything that he or she has been searching for: enlivenment, peace, meaning, and the incalculable wealth of time spent quietly in beauty. Then I bring up the bad news: You have to make time to do this."
Wonderful article on finding the time - Perhaps I should just turn off the computer: time management issues solved.
Not sure where I would ever use this but I like the look!