Psychologist Nicholas Humphrey has proposed that our ability to awe was biologically selected for by evolution because it imbues our lives with sense of cosmic significance that has resulted in a species that works harder not just to survive but to flourish and thrive.

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+11 1. loadme commented 8 years ago

impressive mind. first i was blended by the hippster look but this guy really has potential to become the next big philosopher :)
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-10 2. IDK399 commented 8 years ago

Who is he? and why should we care? Yes yes I can read his name, But never heard of him.
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+7 3. wobble commented 8 years ago

that guy is Jason Silva. from his website "Jason Silva - Filmmaker - Futurist - Epiphany Addict"
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+28 4. havix1 commented 8 years ago

Who cares who he is. It is what he has to say. Why is that if it is not someone famous we find it hard to listen to what someone has to say. I like what he said.
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+2 5. Baboon commented 8 years ago

cool story bro, but F@K fairy tails
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+5 6. jackDjohnson commented 8 years ago

AWE.. Its Over.. >:)
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+7 7. Jingle commented 8 years ago

One word that brings u back to reality: Economics
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-4 8. steve1960 commented 8 years ago

an educated redneck ... what's next?
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+1 9. IDK399 commented 8 years ago

I'm not drinking his Kool aid. I see another Jonestown in his future.
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+1 10. bella1 commented 8 years ago

I have no awe or time to make awe videos when i have to work 40 hours a week
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-1 11. fjwjr commented 8 years ago

30 seconds and I was bored.....
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+1 12. MrAlwaysRight commented 8 years ago

This comment is awesome.
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+3 13. h8isgr8 commented 8 years ago

The music was too loud.
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+2 14. JoelVA commented 8 years ago

It looks like he really needs to pee.
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-3 15. mosfet23 commented 8 years ago

No thanks, I prefer my comfort zone. It's where I can relax, be myself, not worry about redefining everything and generally just be happy and content. New experiences are fine every now and then but anyone who believes they should always be happening, either has ADHD or a problem living in the present.

// 'futurists' are people who want to live in the future at the expense of 'here and now'.
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+2 16. ClauzZ commented 8 years ago

I awe when i weed :)
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+2 17. captain_obvious commented 8 years ago

i was like this when i had sex for the first time. but two weeks later when she broke up. i became more realistic
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+2 18. kragus commented 8 years ago

I'll have whatever he's smoking!