Science is cooooooooooooooooool (CS)
I think this study about monks, meditation, and brain patterns is friggen awesome. Plus, the picture on the article is friggen hillarious. Check it out, these dudes kick your ass in concentration, and they actually DO seem to attain some other mode or level of consciousness. Maybe that's why H.H. the Dalai Lama seems like such a happy son of a bitch all the time.