The greatest challenge is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

We all need friends


 
 
A.A. Milne, author and creator of , was born in 1882. 



Wildlife Photos of Whale Shark


"Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase."

- Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLKDay



A monkey in the auditorium before a circus troup performance at the Foros Sanatorium Crimea.Photograph by Michal Solarski







Whale shark. Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia  Photograph by Katia Benini, National Geographic Your Shot

 

Whale shark. Kilindoni, Pwani, Tanzania
Photograph by Steve De Neef, National Geographic Your Shot


Whale shark. Ko Pha Ngan, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand Photograph by Dan Charity, National Geographic Your Shot

Whale shark. Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaPhotograph by Katia Benini, National Geographic Your Shot





 
 
Whale shark. Ko Pha Ngan, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand

Photograph by Dan Charity, National Geographic Your Shot   







Using a high-speed, high-resolution camera, photographer Anand Varma slowed down the dizzingly fast movements of the hummingbird to reveal stunning details, such as their forked tongues. Photograph by Anand Varma, SOURCE: ALEJANDRO RICO-GUEVARA, UC BERKELEY




Source: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/photography/proof/2017/12/photos-show-life-at-communist-era-health-spas/

 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Barcarolle from 'Les contes d'Hoffmann' by Offenbach





The Everly brothers sound was enhanced by genes

Barcarolle from 'Les contes d'Hoffmann' by Offenbach




Soprano Irina Iordachescu and mezzosoprano Cristina Iordachescu - Iordache - two sisters singing the Barcarolle from 'Les contes d'Hoffmann' by Offenbach, together with pianist Gonul Apdula, in the wonderful Concert Hall of 'The Sutu Palace' from Bucharest.





FREDERICA VON STADE - RUSALKA (MOON SONG)



  
A CELEBRATION OF DVORAK.
CONDUCTOR: SEIJI OZAWA





Monday, October 16, 2017

What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger



What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life?

If you think it'sfame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist
Robert Waldinger, you're mistaken.

As the director of 75-year-old studyon adult development, Waldinger has unprecedented access to data on true happiness and satisfaction.

In this talk, he shares three important lessons learned from the study as well as some practical,
old-as-the-hills wisdom on how to build a fulfilling, long life.



Monday, September 25, 2017

The Hollow Men: What the end of the world looks like...



What the end of the world looks like...


The Hollow Men

This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
Not with a bang but a whimper.

by T. S. Eliot Written 1925