Monks show just exactly how one can free their mind and be at peace in extreme locations. Often they survive on tea, and milk while eating very little and meditating to achieve enlightenment. Enlightenment may come in the form of new knowledge handed down from some universal force, as if there is one Universal Consciousness that is available to tap into, if you know the way to reach it.
Sometimes when you grow up in the country you get bored. So you go to the store, buy a few Watermelons, put it on blocks, and see what happens when a high powered rifle bullet hits it. The picture speaks for itself.