Today's Cool Site of the Day is #Headspace, a meditation site for those of us who just can't seem to meditate. The techniques taught by Andy Puddicombe have been refined over thousands of years. His expertise will help guide you through Headspace step by step. On your mobile and tablet, you can listen to Headspace on the go and download sessions to use offline. On your computer, you can play any session, any time. Add this page to your ‘mental health' related bookmarks. And see and vote for today’s site here (on the day of this post) and give it a ‘thumbs up’ (above)…and, of course, SHARE THIS POST (links below)! To
Today's Cool Site of the Day is a time lapse short film of the Albuquerque Balloon Festival. Every year the city of Albuquerque hosts the largest hot air balloon event in the world, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Each morning begins very early as a group of 6-12 hot air balloons known as Dawn Patrol, ascent into the deep blue sky before sunrise. These skilled pilots test wind and weather conditions as other pilots and crew begin to lay out hundreds of balloons across the field. Just as dawn begins to break, the next wave of balloons begin to lift off. When the sun rises above
Today's Cool Site of the Day is the Beam Center and their quest to get a new Van. So, what's the Beam Center, you ask? Well, it's a super groovy educational program that helps hundreds of students and teachers in NYC. The Center was started by a friend, Brian Cohen, who also created the incredible Beam Camp in 2005. As they put it: Beam Center is a Brooklyn-based community of learning where artists guide young creators aged 6 to 18. Our hands-on programs in technology, imagination and craft help young people build their character, courage to think for themselves, and capacity for collaboration and invention. The reason I'm featuring them
Today's Cool Site of the Day is #MoveToAmend, a site and movement aimed at fixing our corrupted 'democracy'. This is it in a nutshell: We, the People of the United States of America, reject the U.S. Supreme Court's 'Citizens United' ruling and other related cases, and move to amend our Constitution to firmly establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights. Amen. Click here and sign the petition. Then, watch this very short video: Add this page to your ‘best of the web' related bookmarks. And see and vote for today’s site here (on the day of this post) and
Today's Cool Site of the Day is #NoMore NO MORE is a new unifying symbol designed to galvanize greater awareness and action to end domestic violence and sexual assault. Supported by major organizations working to address these urgent issues, NO MORE is gaining support with Americans nationwide, sparking new conversations about these problems and moving this cause higher on the public agenda. Add this page to your ‘best of the web' related bookmarks. And see and vote for today’s site here (on the day of this post) and give it a ‘thumbs up’…and, of course, SHARE THIS POST (links below)! To find all previous cool sites since 1994, visit
Today's Cool Site of the Day is #DropBox, a place to store all of your important files, photos, videos, etc. (#cloudstorage) I use Google Drive, Evernote, and, mostly, DropBox for EVERYTHING. So, when you hear something that sounds complicated like 'cloud storage solutions' just think "hey, Dropbox has got me covered". Add this page to your ‘cool stuff / utilities' related bookmarks. And see and vote for today’s site here (on the day of this post) and give it a ‘thumbs up’…and, of course, SHARE THIS POST (links below)! To find all previous cool sites since 1994, visit our archive.
This is what happens when Improv Everywhere finds a four-foot tall ledge in Midtown Manhattan and decided to put a suicide jumper on it. A police officer, fireman, and the man’s wife and co-worker all arrive on the scene to talk him down. This is a newly remastered video from a project they did in 2005. Hilarious.