Jesse Jordan

10 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | 3 Followers | @Marvelous2001 | I go to West Forsyth High School.  I'm in the marching band marching quads.  My favorite hobbies are video games, marching band, and bowling.

Beholding beauty: How it's been studied

Beauty. We know it when we see it, but what is it?<p>Philosopher Edmund Burke wrote, "We must conclude that beauty is, for the greater part, some quality in bodies, acting mechanically upon the human mind by the intervention of the senses." Burke wrote that in 1756, but it's still being quoted …

Can Brain Scans Really Tell Us What Makes Something Beautiful?

When art meets neuroscience, strange things happen.<p>Consider the Museum of Scientifically Accurate Fabric Brain Art in Oregon which features rugs and …

The Brain

Why is the Universe So Beautiful?

Why do scientists use the word beauty to describe the universe? Gaze at the universe with a knowing eye. There's beauty on every level—simplicity and …

Particles

Can’t Feel My Face: How Botticelli Shaped the Modern Idea of Beauty

Almost forgotten for centuries, Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli not only was rediscovered in the 19th century, but also emerged as the …

Art

What Makes Something Beautiful?

If you're anything like me, you love reading. And if you don't like reading, you just haven't found the right book. Below I have compiled a list of …

Brain-Dead Teen, Only Capable Of Rolling Eyes And Texting, To Be Euthanized

Call Of Duty: WW2 Beta Players Get These Bonuses

With the Call of Duty: WWII multiplayer beta scheduled to begin this month, Activision has now announced a special bonus for everyone who participates. Take part in the beta and you'll get the MP Private Beta Combat Pack, which includes a helmet, calling card, and emblem that you can use to show …

Gaming Industry

Bowling a Perfect Game in 90 Seconds

Bowling is a thing of beauty. From President Nixon to <i>The Big Lebowski</i>, bowling is ingrained in the national conscious — it's the largest …

The Atlanta Braves ended a 53 game streak…the longest streak in MLB history!

On Wednesday, the Atlanta Braves welcomed the Los Angeles Dodgers into SunTrust Park The Los Angeles Dodgers, in case you haven’t heard, are just …

Los Angeles Dodgers

Star Wars 8 Sketches Reveal Poster Designs

The latest fan sketches for <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> reveal two possible concepts for the theatrical poster. Lucasfilm’s marketing campaign for the …