Valerie

About Valerie

Hi, I'm a psychology and law student. I like reading and writing about interesting topics on science (especially cognitive science and psychology), technology, and different extraterrestrial and paranormal stuff. I'm passionate about cats, travelling and photography.

Stephen Hawking: The Discovery of Higgs Boson Made Physics Less Interesting

Ok! When Stephen Hawking makes a statement, people usually listen carefully. At times he has made some very curious statements, but who can deny the fact that he is arguably the biggest theoretical physics mind of the time. When the discoverer of the Hawking Radiation, the creator of the gravitational … READ MORE

Manipulation of the Mind: Probably a Gloomy Reality

A few years ago, a great number of articles were published in order to raise public awareness as to the dangers introduced to each and every individual, small communities and even society as a whole, by neuroscience.  And then there was nothing.  No follow up reports, no publications, nothing.  As … READ MORE

Amazing Facts about the Psychology of Learning and Memory

Psychological research has long been fascinated with how humans learn and retain memories. As a result of this fascination research has revealed some amazing facts of exactly how the brain learns and remembers. Recalling Memories Changes Them This is bad news for the expert eyewitnesses. Research by Neuroscientist Daniela Schiller, … READ MORE

Indian Archaeologists Found 10,000-year-old Rock Paintings Depicting Aliens

The assumption that people in ancient times may have had contacts with alien visitors seems to have found another evidence. Indian researchers discovered petroglyphs (images carved on rocks) which depict humanoids with obscure faces and a spaceship, and are estimated to be about 10,000 years old. The archaeological finding was … READ MORE

11 Traits All Aliens Probably Have According to Science

What features, according to scientists, would visitors from outer space have? In recent decades, as mankind endlessly talks about alien life, it seems that the time and duration of this contact is one of the most important issues occupying our minds. Books, movies and music dedicated to aliens demonstrate that … READ MORE

Ancient Farmers Were Fitter Than Modern Olympic Champions

“Even the best-trained and honored athletes today could not compete with the ancient people,” says Dr. Colin Shaw of the University of Cambridge. At competitions our ancient ancestors would have easily won today’s world and Olympic champions. The transition from foraging to agriculture thousands of years ago brought the man to what … READ MORE