All Videos Tagged jill (Atheist Nexus) - Atheist Nexus 2014-12-19T22:52:21Z http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/video/listTagged?tag=jill&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Ode to the Brain! by Symphony of Science tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2011-03-23:2182797:Video:1178958 2011-03-23T20:51:25.494Z Donegal http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/ode-to-the-brain-by-symphony"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/rf*hGVlTe0nOHpqmPpmBp4Ykn*7**W4AMrVGCcoCkWBKDeL*qlitXKaz1JEOMqz8Yj8JSp3qSy1LoCCdkw5PRyXVwXfvPLXl/660728596.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>"Ode to the Brain" is the ninth episode in the Symphony of Science music video series. Through the powerful words of scientists Carl Sagan, Robert Winston, Vilayanur Ramachandran, Jill Bolte Taylor, Bill Nye, and Oliver Sacks, it covers different aspects the brain including its evolution, neuron networks, folding, and more. The material sampled for this video comes from Carl… <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/ode-to-the-brain-by-symphony"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/rf*hGVlTe0nOHpqmPpmBp4Ykn*7**W4AMrVGCcoCkWBKDeL*qlitXKaz1JEOMqz8Yj8JSp3qSy1LoCCdkw5PRyXVwXfvPLXl/660728596.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />"Ode to the Brain" is the ninth episode in the Symphony of Science music video series. Through the powerful words of scientists Carl Sagan, Robert Winston, Vilayanur Ramachandran, Jill Bolte Taylor, Bill Nye, and Oliver Sacks, it covers different aspects the brain including its evolution, neuron networks, folding, and more. The material sampled for this video comes from Carl Sagan's Cosmos, Jill Bolte Taylor's TED Talk, Vilayanur Ramachandran's TED Talk, Bill Nye's Brain episode, BBC's "The Human Body", Oliver Sachs' TED Talk, Discovery Channel's "Human Body: Pushing the Limits", and more.<br /> <br /> mp3: <a href="http://symphonyofscience.com">http://symphonyofscience.com</a><br /> <br /> Special thanks to everybody who's donated to keep the project alive and to those who helped track down the material used in this video.<br /> <br /> To download and watch more videos visit <a href="http://symphonyofscience.com">http://symphonyofscience.com</a>.<br /> <br /> Enjoy!<br /> <br /> ~John<br /> john@symphonyofscience.com<br /> <br /> [Robert Winston]<br /> It's amazing to consider that I'm holding in my hands<br /> The place where someone once felt, thought, and loved<br /> For centuries, scientists have been battling to understand<br /> What this unappealing object is all about<br /> <br /> [Vilayanur Ramachandran]<br /> Here is this mass of jelly<br /> You can hold in the palm of your hands<br /> And it can contemplate the vastness of interstellar space<br /> <br /> [Carl Sagan]<br /> The brain has evolved from the inside out<br /> It's structure reflects all the stages through which it has passed<br /> <br /> [Jill Bolte Taylor]<br /> Information in the form of energy<br /> Streams in simultaneously<br /> Through all of our sensory systems<br /> <br /> And then it explodes into this enormous collage<br /> Of what this present moment looks like<br /> What it feels like<br /> And what it sounds like<br /> <br /> And then it explodes into this enormous collage<br /> And in this moment we are perfect<br /> We are whole and we are beautiful<br /> <br /> [Robert Winston]<br /> It appears rather gruesome<br /> Wrinkled like a walnut, and with the consistency of mushroom<br /> <br /> [Carl Sagan]<br /> What we know is encoded in cells called neurons<br /> And there are something like a hundred trillion neural connections<br /> This intricate and marvelous network of neurons has been called<br /> An enchanted loom<br /> <br /> The neurons store sounds too, and snatches of music<br /> Whole orchestras play inside our heads<br /> <br /> 20 million volumes worth of information<br /> Is inside the heads of every one of us<br /> The brain is a very big place<br /> In a very small space<br /> <br /> No longer at the mercy of the reptile brain<br /> We can change ourselves<br /> Think of the possibilities<br /> <br /> [Bill Nye]<br /> Think of your brain as a newspaper<br /> Think of all the information it can store<br /> But it doesn't take up too much room<br /> Because it's folded<br /> <br /> [Oliver Sacks]<br /> We see with the eyes<br /> But we see with the brain as well<br /> And seeing with the brain<br /> Is often called imagination<br /> <br /> [Various]<br /> <br /> [Robert Winston]<br /> It is the most mysterious part of the human body<br /> And yet it dominates the way we live our adult lives<br /> It is the brain a Happy Little Song About Global Warming... Jill Sobule on TED tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2009-06-02:2182797:Video:352687 2009-06-02T17:13:44.189Z Kitty http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Kitty <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/a-happy-little-song-about"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/a9Z7Ob0LYwG24gGMSxfKwKsOO5JEQU2ORNVaWB*QGeyH0Qxvu0Zqr1fujdLpVjaXdeVwQTKSLZ7zbYgaK9jhBePYte0iaR1e/298296659.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Jill Sobule sings a happy little ditty about global warming.<br /> cute. <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/a-happy-little-song-about"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/a9Z7Ob0LYwG24gGMSxfKwKsOO5JEQU2ORNVaWB*QGeyH0Qxvu0Zqr1fujdLpVjaXdeVwQTKSLZ7zbYgaK9jhBePYte0iaR1e/298296659.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Jill Sobule sings a happy little ditty about global warming.<br /> cute. Jill Mytton Interview - Richard Dawkins tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2009-03-17:2182797:Video:256532 2009-03-17T15:47:06.881Z Krista http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Krista <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/jill-mytton-interview-richard"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/gHapW6RoWjYWoKsSkZjs7i1i3VomMpvYnW6AWVNpe03V1SqfWiPllyIX*Q9dSnc-1mDQWuNC6RcQ7gh103K7gwniB*C8fwy3/240344108.bin?width=120&amp;height=90" width="120" height="90" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Jill Mytton, born into a religious cult, now provides help for others who leave their religious sects and discusses the effect of extreme religion on the development of a child. <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/jill-mytton-interview-richard"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/gHapW6RoWjYWoKsSkZjs7i1i3VomMpvYnW6AWVNpe03V1SqfWiPllyIX*Q9dSnc-1mDQWuNC6RcQ7gh103K7gwniB*C8fwy3/240344108.bin?width=120&amp;height=90" width="120" height="90" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Jill Mytton, born into a religious cult, now provides help for others who leave their religious sects and discusses the effect of extreme religion on the development of a child.