Valerie

Valerie

About Valerie

I'm a law student who is fond of reading and writing about interesting topics on science (especially cognitive science and psychology), technology, and different extraterrestrial and paranormal stuff. I'm passionate about movies, travelling and photography.

How to Deal with a Difficult Boss and Cope in a Toxic Work Environment

By | 2017-05-06T15:46:09+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Working for a difficult boss may be tough. Here are some tips on how to deal with toxic people in your workplace. We spend much of our waking moments engaged in work-related activities. For most of us, we work in an office environment in which we have a superior. If we’re lucky, our bosses are [...]

4 Natural Healing Solutions That Have Proven Health Benefits

By | 2017-04-05T13:03:31+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

More and more people nowadays turn to natural healing methods when seeking help for their health issues. The healthcare industry is made up of millions of people who use countless medications and treatments in an effort to heal others. As we live longer and longer the industry keeps growing bigger. But what if you already [...]

Cryogenic Freezing: the Present and Future of This Futuristic Technology

By | 2017-03-27T19:31:02+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|

Science fiction has long been enthralled with the concept of cryogenic freezing. The genre has used it to facilitate space exploration, dystopian futures, and the machinations of criminal masterminds. Unfortunately, the reality has been somewhat underwhelming due to the limitations of the technology. With that said, 2017 promises to be an exciting time for science [...]

Like Dark Humour? Psychology Reveals Something Interesting about You

By | 2017-03-17T14:30:57+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

  ‘Gallows’ or dark humour? What is it? How does it slantingly crawl in or out, leaving a grease of slime, staining some souls? When there are painful events, unpleasant or serious matters that get dipped in iced flavoring that is satirically punched, it is considered ‘gallows’ humour. Disease, death, war and crime dipped in [...]

End of Privacy? Facial Recognition App Enables Photographer to Identify Random People on the Subway

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:37+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , |

This facial recognition app will make you rethink the privacy you believe you have. The international hype of posting photos of yourself in various life situation has expanded over the past 10 years. People are posting more and more photos of themselves in all different situations and less or more directed scenes. This phenomenon was [...]

4 Things That Will Never Make You Happy

By | 2017-07-22T14:14:48+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There are four basic external factors that will never make you happy if you stay attached to them. They can only give you a fake sense of happiness. Another evening after work you find yourself thinking about the next big or small thing to make you happy. In our everyday life of paying for consumption [...]

Nurse Reveals 5 Most Common Regrets People Have Before They Die

By | 2017-01-13T21:48:20+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

It is often said that death is the only certainty in life, yet, the uncertainty of what it implies remains a mystery. If we are innately aware that life ends at some point, we tend to live as if we were immortal and neglect our deepest desires and needs. A palliative nurse recorded the most [...]

8 Highly Contagious Behaviors, According to Science

By | 2017-01-13T21:48:21+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

As we already know, if we see someone yawning on the other side of the room, we are likely to also yawn. Just as well as we are compelled to smile at someone if they smile at us – these are just some of the contagious behaviors, but did you know these are not the [...]

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