Category Friday Inspiration

screen capture from Alex Honnold Breaks Down Iconic Rock Climbing Scenes

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 170

Alex Honnold breaks down iconic rock climbing movie scenes (video)(Thanks, Torrey) Rose Torphy just became a junior ranger at Grand…

screen capture from Osama & Ayman

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 169

I love the music choice in this short film, about a couple of Muslim skateboarding brothers from Alabama—one of whom…

screen capture from Grizzly Country

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 167

“The grizzly bear on this continent is the one animal capable of reminding the most arrogant species on earth its…

screen capture from "The Brotherhood of Skiing"

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 166

I caught this film at the Banff Mountain Film Festival last fall and am excited it’s finally online—if you’ve at…

screen capture from Hello Singapore

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 164

A fascinating two-minute time-lapse flow motion portrait of Singapore (video): The most popular condiment in every U.S. state, mapped. In…

Screen capture from Beauty In Numbers: Pi / 3.14

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 163

Please appreciate this math-based animated short film about Pi (video) If People Talked To Other Professionals The Way They Talk…

screen capture from Jágrlama

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 162

You have probably never thought to yourself that Jaromir Jagr should travel to Ladakh to teach kids to play hockey,…

screen capture from Surfer Dan

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 157

[BIG NOTE FROM ME: Today apparently marks three years of me doing these Friday Inspiration posts. Thank YOU for reading…

screen capture from The Truth About Algorithms

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 152

“A much more accurate depiction of an algorithm is that it’s an opinion embedded in math.” —mathematician Cathy O’Neill (video)…

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Friday Inspiration, Vol. 151

You’re lucky if you’re as stoked about anything as Charles Post is about migrating raptors (video): “There’s a deeper reason,…