In the past few years human-AI and human-robot interactions have witnessed a strong upsurge of interest in the more personal aspects of human relationships. Remember Her or Ex Machina? Humans just started to explore how to build their relationships with these artificial partners. Futurologist Dr Ian Pearson predicts that by 2030 “as well as toys and apps, […]Read more "How The Future Sex Looks Like: Sex Robots"
Some years ago I had a dream. A kind of dream when you don’t want to be awaken no matter what. I found myself tied up in bed with some electrodes attached to my body. The room was full of light with a large window right in front of me. I could see people from the […]Read more "How The Future Sex Looks Like: Sex Toys and Apps"
To live is to learn. Otherwise there’s no other option for me. Learning languages has been one of the longest-lasting hobbies of mine. On top of my English, Russian, Ukrainian, Dutch, Japanese and pillow French I am currently acquiring is Finnish.Finnish is considered to be one of the hardest languages to learn. Today was the first […]Read more "How to Hack a Foreign Language"
Therianthropy is the ￼￼spiritual belief that one may host a sole of an animal’s or another being. The term “therianthropy” comes from the combination of two Greek words: theríon – “wild animal” or “beast”; and anthrōpos, – “human being.” Therianthropes, or beastmen are very common in popular culture today, but indeed have been a part of popular culture in the past. Spiritual beliefs in animal transformation […]Read more "Therianthropy"
This video depicts the steam coming from the sea at -20, also known as Arctic smoke, which I was fortunate to meditate on this morning. The spirit of the sea is released through when a light wind of very cold air mixes with a shallow layer of warm air above warmer water. Recorded and edited […]Read more "Smoke on the Water, or What Happens to the Sea Before Freezing"
Today is a winter cuteness overload post. I was walking in -15 fidgeting my fingers to save them from freezing. For the moment I stopped watching the snowflakes flirting on me, when my phone buzzed to give me a new daily learning. Did you know that squirrels in fact use their tail to protect them […]Read more "Why Squirrels Have Bushy Tails?"
No, I’m not talking about any kind of “space travel” here 🙂 What I found is a new floating hotel project created by London-based designer and architect, Gianluca Santosuosso. Santosuosso has created a concept for a futuristic floating hotel the MORPHotel that allows slowly travel around the world. The MORPHotel is believed to challenge the cruise industry, as its […]Read more "How to Travel Around the World Inside the Hotel Room?"