Uncommon Science

Recent scientific findings and technological advances. Interesting facts and controversial theories about Human, Earth and the Universe

The Story of a Mesothelioma Cancer Survivor Who Learned to Face Her Fears

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

On November 21st, 2005, at 1:30 p.m, I was diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer, or malignant pleural mesothelioma. My doctor told me it was “cancer”, but all I could hear was that I might not be able to raise my brand new baby girl. My daughter was only 3½ months old and now I may not [...]

Signs of a Psychic Vampire and How to Deal with Them

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

A psychic vampire is someone who feeds off the energy of others. They are often negative and self-pitying and spending time with them leaves us exhausted. What is a psychic vampire? Most of us have a psychic vampire in our lives. They moan and complain and yet, nothing we say or do seems to shift them [...]

What Does It Mean When You Die in Your Dream? The Hidden Meaning of Death-Related Dreams

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

What does it mean when you die in your dream? I’m still not sure, but I have a few opinions to share. Dreams have meanings, and then sometimes they don’t. Sometimes they mean you’ve eaten too much the night before, or your stress levels are high. But then you get that dream that comes true, [...]

Surprising Insights about Night People Vs. Morning People, Backed by Research

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Personality, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

The latest research suggests that night people might actually be healthier, wealthier and wiser than morning people. Ben Franklin famously said, “early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.” However, research suggests that it might be quite the opposite. In fact, night people could be more intelligent and generally wealthier. As for the [...]

Cryogenic Freezing: the Present and Future of This Futuristic Technology

By | 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 [...]

People Change Drastically During Their Lifetime, a 63-Year-Long Study Has Revealed

By | March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Do people change that much between teenage years and old age? Yes, they do, and you might be surprised by the difference! Remember seeing that friend from high school and noticing how much he's changed? Maybe not, maybe you happened to see someone who hadn’t transformed at all. Well, if those high school friends are [...]

Anxiety Issues Are More Common in Highly Intelligent People, Studies Reveal

By | March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , |

Are you someone who has anxiety issues? If so, your anxiety may have evolved alongside intelligence. “Anxiety, I will transform you into something useful and productive. I will not bow down to you.” Research has shown a correlation between anxiety and IQ based on higher activity levels throughout parts of the brain, and this could [...]

Personality Psychology Reveals 10 Surprising Insights about Personality

By | March 26th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

These insights from personality psychology may seem surprising and weird at first, yet, they are based on actual scientific studies. With so many tests out there that measure personality traits, you would think that we pretty much know all there is to know about ourselves. But science has a funny way of evolving and bringing [...]

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