Lieutenant General Bernard Cyril Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg VC, GCMG, KCB, KBE, DSO & Three Bars (21 March 1889 – 4 July 1963) was a British-born soldier and Victoria Cross recipient, who later served as the seventh Governor-General of New Zealand from 1946 to 1952. A veteran of the MexicanContinue Reading

Danny Gary Turpin Robin Williams, Creativity & Mental Illness: Robin Williams’ suicide this past week has brought forward some c… 07:16 – 14 Aug 14 Bryan Sent from my Windows Phone

Columbia Psychiatry “90% of people who commit #suicide have preexisting #mentalillness’ @DrJlieberman on @CBSThisMorning #RobinWilliams 07:15 – 14 Aug 14 Bryan Sent from my Windows Phone

From the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Centre Free Guided Meditations For an introduction to mindfulness meditation that you can practice on your own, turn on your speakers and click on the  “play” or “download” links. Podcasts are also available on iTunes U. If you are new to meditation, start withContinue Reading

Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, OM FRS[1] (30 August 1871 – 19 October 1937) was a New Zealand-born British physicist who became known as the father of nuclear physics.[2] Encyclopædia Britannica considers him to be the greatest experimentalist since Michael Faraday (1791–1867).[2] In early work he discovered the conceptContinue Reading

Dalai Lama When our intentions are good, we are stronger and have greater self-confidence. 11:30 – 12 Aug 14 Bryan Sent from my Windows Phone

ONE News Robin Williams’s wife ‘utterly heartbroken’ following the loss of her ‘best friend’. 11:25 – 12 Aug 14 Bryan Sent from my Windows Phone