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5 Ways the Consumer Society Has Distorted Our Perception of Happiness

By |2018-12-13T21:30:55+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

The consumer society we live in has altered our perceptions on so many levels. It has changed the way we see things in our everyday lives. The consumer society wants us to believe that in order to be happy, we need to constantly buy newer and better things. Life becomes a never-ending pursuit of [...]

8 Sanskrit Words That Give a New Meaning to Ordinary Concepts

By |2018-12-08T12:30:56+00:00December 8th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Sanskrit words represent the secret language of Yoga. This language transforms how you think about day to day concepts. The guiding principles of life could only be best understood with the use of Sanskrit words. Sanskrit, the original language of Hinduism, was first used as early as 1696. In modern times, this language is used [...]

6 Philosophical Thoughts That Will Shake Your Perception of the World

By |2018-11-26T17:52:17+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

As philosophy has expanded, so too have the philosophical thoughts which plague our existence. We are constantly wondering why we are here and what life means. In search of answers, great philosophers have developed their own philosophical thoughts to explain our existence and how we experience life. These philosophical thoughts have developed into schools of [...]

Will Business Process Automation Lead to Workers Being Replaced by Robots?

By |2018-11-23T21:14:21+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Business process automation (BPA) is an unstoppable process in today’s society, which relies on technology so heavily. But could it lead to human workers being totally replaced by robots? I’ve never felt threatened by a computer program. I have had my backside handed to me by Scrabble apps, raid bosses have killed my avatar [...]

Spiritual Abuse in Cults: 6 Manipulation Tricks They Use to Recruit Members

By |2018-11-10T15:12:08+00:00November 10th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Spiritual abuse in cults is rife. In fact, it is one of the most common ways cults use to recruit new members. But how do cults recruit normal people? How can someone change from having typical, healthy beliefs to extreme ideologies? Not only that but ones they are willing to die for? Well, it’s certainly [...]

Philosophy of Mind and 3 of Its Most Puzzling & Mind-Blowing Thought Experiments

By |2018-11-05T09:08:32+00:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Philosophy of Mind is the study of the relation between the mind and the body. As one of the oldest branches of philosophy, the Philosophy of Mind examines questions such as the nature of emotion, perception, memory, identity and death. The doctrine studies how we connect to the world around us. It attempts to answer [...]

20 Untranslatable Words in Different Languages That Describe Emotions & Situations

By |2018-11-02T21:23:21+00:00November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Languages, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Heard of hygge? How about fika or abbiocco? It appears we are familiar with some words in different languages but not others. Why do some words in different languages just happen to end up in our everyday use and stay there? Who knows, but that’s not to say we can’t learn others that are equally [...]

Facebook Depression: 5 Ways Facebook Could Be Secretly Making You Feel Bad

By |2018-10-02T11:00:54+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Is Facebook depression real? Since social media became more popular among people, there have been studies looking into any potential side effects of long-term use. There are a lot of differing opinions on what social media can do to someone. This is becoming particularly evident now that people can be constantly connected. Many people use [...]