Tag: shots of awe

Why We Fall In Love (Touching Video)

Posted by on February 12, 2018 in Conscious Living, Inspirational, Relationships & Sex with 0 Comments
Why We Fall In Love (Touching Video)

Jason Silva uses using stunning visuals to describe why we fall in love in a fascinating, unique, and entertaining way.

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The Epiphany Of A Kiss (Video with Jason Silva)

Posted by on November 10, 2017 in Conscious Living, Relationships & Sex with 0 Comments
The Epiphany Of A Kiss (Video with Jason Silva)

In this episode of Shots Of Awe Jason Silva talks a little about the “glorious epiphany” of a kiss. A feeling of constant explosion and desire and longing and meeting of minds and bodies. Watch this video and explore the emotions involved in this basic of all human touches.

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MUST SEE VIDEO That Will Inspire You to Become a Better Global Citizen

Posted by on September 10, 2017 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 2 Comments
MUST SEE VIDEO That Will Inspire You to Become a Better Global Citizen

Astronauts in space call this experience “the overview effect” – a boundary shattering sense of revelation in global inter-connectedness, where we shake off our petty difference and emerge with a sense of global responsibility, global consciousness, and global citizenship.

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Love Is (So Much More Than) A (Bio-Chemical) Drug

Posted by on December 18, 2016 in Conscious Living, Relationships & Sex with 0 Comments
Love Is (So Much More Than) A (Bio-Chemical) Drug

Jason Silva slows down a bit in this video to get sweet and melancholy about the great yearnings and possibilities of BIG, romantic, Romeo and Juliet type love. He warns us against the cynical reduction of love to a mere series of chemical reactions and reminds us that true love is much more than a cocaine-type reaction. It’s a soul’s yearning to unite with another and to experience “that moment, those goosebumps, that tenderness.”

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What is Creativity? (Mind-blowing, 2-Minute “Shots of Awe” Video)

Posted by on July 7, 2015 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Thrive with 1 Comment
What is Creativity?  (Mind-blowing, 2-Minute “Shots of Awe” Video)

Creativity comes through you, but not from you. Though it is with you, it belongs not to you. Right? You know, this notion that we are the frontal lobes of the universe. So when we craft beauty, when we vocalize, when we utter inspiration – what are we actually doing? Are we creating something that isn’t there? Or are we merely transcribing? Right? The notion of inspiration means that we are breathing in and exhaling what we’ve taken in. So, we’re merely transcribing the observation of what is. We’re reporting

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As We Evolve Evolution, We Break Our Biological Chains

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in Inspirational with 0 Comments
As We Evolve Evolution, We Break Our Biological Chains

This notion of reality, of the world becoming linguistically pliable, tells us that mind, that agency, that sentience has overpowered the biosphere. The mind sphere, the noosphere, is now of force of geological impact.

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Why We Love Sunsets & Sunrises (Beautiful New Video from Shots of Awe)

Posted by on April 29, 2015 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments
Why We Love Sunsets & Sunrises (Beautiful New Video from Shots of Awe)

In this stunningly beautiful video, Jason Silva talks about why people love sunrises and sunsets.

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Why We Cry When We’re Happy – Shots of Awe

Posted by on April 21, 2015 in Conscious Living, Happiness & Humor, Inspirational with 0 Comments
Why We Cry When We’re Happy – Shots of Awe

In this beautiful video, Jason Silva (Shots of Awe) explains why we cry when we’re happy.

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First There Was the Word: How Language Forms Reality – Shots of Awe

Posted by on February 7, 2015 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments
First There Was the Word: How Language Forms Reality – Shots of Awe

In this inspirational video, Jason Silva (Shots of Awe) talks about how language forms reality.

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Are Drugs a Tool For Spirituality? – Shots of Awe

Posted by on January 28, 2015 in Reality's Edge with 0 Comments
Are Drugs a Tool For Spirituality? – Shots of Awe

There’s a fascinating organization called MAPS, Multi-disciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies. This is a nonprofit think tank that advocates for the responsible investigation of psychedelic plants and chemicals and exploring their potential as tools for transformation, for interpersonal transformation.

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The Remix Revolution – How to Use Technology To Upgrade Our Minds

Posted by on January 20, 2015 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
The Remix Revolution – How to Use Technology To Upgrade Our Minds

Jason Silva talks about “The Remix Revolution” and how we can use technology to upgrade our minds in this episode of “Shots of Awe.”
“Everything is a remix” – Kirby Ferguson

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What Ideas and Good Vibes Are You Bringing to the Collective Mind-Sphere?

Posted by on December 17, 2014 in Conscious Living with 0 Comments
What Ideas and Good Vibes Are You Bringing to the Collective Mind-Sphere?

Jason Silva share his thoughts about how the world is shaping us and how we, in turn, are shaping the world with our thoughts and attitudes.

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Awe-Inspiring Video: How Our Creations Recreate Us

Posted by on November 26, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 1 Comment
Awe-Inspiring Video: How Our Creations Recreate Us

Jason Silva’s most recent video on Ontological Design is a bit of a mind-bender that asks us to consider the way in which the things we create in turn re-creates us. He talks about the ways our environment molds and shapes us; that everything we design is designing us back like Escher’s drawing of hands drawing each other in an eternal feedback loop.

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The Imaginary Foundation – Shots of Awe

Posted by on August 20, 2014 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments
The Imaginary Foundation – Shots of Awe

“Because we can imagine, we are free.”- Jean-Paul Sartre
The Imaginary Foundation is a think tank from Switzerland that does experimental research on new ways of thinking and the power of the imagination. They hold dear a belief in human potential and seek progress in all directions.

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The Solutions Project – Plans to Transition to 100% Renewable Energy

Posted by on April 24, 2014 in Eco-Friendly, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
The Solutions Project – Plans to Transition to 100% Renewable Energy

In June of 2011, a scientist, an actor, a banker and a filmmaker were sitting around a table talking about their opposition to extreme energy extraction. Their conversation sparked an important realization – it wasn’t enough for them to be against something. They needed to be part of the solution.

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