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THE BIOLOGICAL ADVANTAGE OF BEING AWESTRUCK 

"He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe,is as good as dead..."
~Albert Einstein
"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take,but by the moments that take our breath away."

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This video was created by @JasonSilva and shot and
edited with my friends at Bravo Media, and is non-commercial and for
educational and inspirational purposes only. Full credits and clip
attributions can be found below. This video was inspired by three big
ideas:
1) The ideas of psychologist Nicholas Humphrey who has written of
"THE BIOLOGICAL ADVANTAGE OF BEING AWESTRUCK". Basically, 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...
"Humphrey refers to consciousness as a magic show


Added: Sep-1-2012 Occurred On: Sep-1-2012
By: Fire37Rescue
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Tags: BIOLOGICAL ADVANTAGE, BEING AWESTRUCK, Science, Space, Eyes, Hubble Telescope
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