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Controversial theories and ideas, thought-provoking questions, philosophy, world truth and conspiracies

The Stoned Ape Theory Offers an Unconventional View of Human Evolution

By | 2018-01-16T20:10:43+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Stoned Ape Theory was founded by none other than the American author, lecturer, ethnobotanist and psychonaut Terence Kemp McKenna. Before we discuss the Stoned Ape Theory itself, let’s talk about its author. Terence McKenna was born on November 16, 1946, and died on April 3, 2000. He had a hobby of fossil hunting in [...]

8 Scientific Reasons Why Public Opinion Is Usually Wrong

By | 2018-01-10T19:22:53+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

We tend to think that public opinion reflects the truth about the current situation. But in reality, nothing is more inaccurate and biased than people's opinions and here are some good reasons why. It seems that now more than ever people’s opinions are being heralded as the truth and are considered to be as important [...]

6 Eckhart Tolle Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

By | 2017-12-31T18:18:04+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Spirituality, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The words of Eckhart Tolle have the power to inspire and awaken us. Here are 6 powerful Eckhart Tolle quotes that may transform your life. Eckhart Tolle is one of the most influential spiritual writers in the western world. In his work, he explains how he was often depressed, until the age of 29. At [...]

5 Philosophical Questions That Will Blow Your Mind

By | 2017-12-28T21:19:18+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Physics & Natural Sciences, Universe|Tags: , , , |

Some philosophical questions are so difficult you could tie yourself up in mental knots trying to understand them. But they do make great dinner party conversations. These types of philosophical questions are usually known as thought experiments. People have been using these conundrums to understand philosophical concepts for nearly 2,000 years. The purpose of a [...]

8 Feeling Sad Quotes to Help You Find Strength in Hard Times

By | 2017-12-27T14:39:17+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

You probably never thought those feeling sad quotes would actually have the ability to make you feel better. Surprisingly, like dark music, they help quite a bit! Have you noticed how your mind gravitates toward melancholic music when you’re sad? It’s strange, isn’t it? Well, the same thing happens with feeling sad quotes and other [...]

4 Behavioral Psychology Experiments That Suggest We Don’t Have Free Will

By | 2017-12-22T11:42:44+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Behavioral psychology reveals some really disturbing truths about the human nature. These experiments show that we don’t really have free will. We all like to think of ourselves as going through life, making important decisions without influence from external forces. But there are some behavioral psychology experiments that suggest we can be swayed into certain [...]

10 Motivational Quotes about Life That Will Make You Think

By | 2017-12-17T22:56:25+00:00 December 17th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Success Skills, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

This list of motivational quotes about life will make you think about life from a different perspective and will help you believe in yourself. The idea of having a successful life can mean so many things to so many people. Unfortunately, when we enter into the world, it can be very rare that your parents [...]

10 Carl Jung Quotes That Teach Profound Life Lessons

By | 2017-12-15T15:57:55+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , |

Here are some powerful Carl Jung quotes about life. Carl Jung was a Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist who founded analytic psychology. Jung developed many concepts including extroverted and introverted personality types, the collective unconscious and is still influential in psychiatry today. Many of Carl Jung quotes about life are widely known and are as powerful and [...]