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5 Things You DON’T Need in Order to Succeed in Life

By | 2017-07-24T18:46:25+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Categories: Education, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

We all dream about achieving some kind of success. But when we think about the ways to succeed in life, we also think of self-imposed obstacles. I have a great business idea, but I don’t have money to bring it to life. I’d love to become a yoga instructor, but I’m not flexible enough. I’d [...]

5 Subtle Symptoms of Cognitive Decline Which Indicate Your Brain Is Slowing Down

By | 2017-06-07T14:00:20+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are many symptoms of cognitive decline which show that your brain is actually slowing down. It can happen at any age or for any number of reasons. Determining whether your brain is functioning properly or not might be a bit confusing, but you should pay attention to certain kinds of situations. For instance, you may [...]

Which Cognitive Functions Improve with Age and Which Decline?

By | 2017-04-22T19:43:20+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

As we progress into the fall and winter of our lives some of our cognitive functions begin to sharpen and some began to decline. Do you feel your age? Most of us do not, but time catches up to us all at some point. What we could do in the spring and summer of our [...]

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

By | 2017-03-27T18:28:15+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental 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 [...]

3 Great Reasons to Get Over Your Fear of Getting Older Now

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:57+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Getting older is something which terrifies almost everybody, except, it seems, those who have actually experienced it. Here are some things to remember to help you get over your fear of getting older. 1. As you get older, you become less anxious and more relaxed. One thing I’ve noticed in my own parents, is that [...]

5 Cognitive Enhancement Myths Debunked

By | 2017-02-12T22:36:30+00:00 February 11th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

When it comes to cognitive enhancement, the Internet is flooded with a ton of information on the subject. Unfortunately, a lot of that information is only based on speculation and flat-out lies rather than science and fact. With that in mind, we’ve decided to expose and debunk some of the most popular cognitive enhancement myths [...]

Older People Can Learn Just Like Younger People, But They Use a Different Area of the Brain

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:28+00:00 December 6th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Can old dogs learn new tricks? Why, sure they can, and so can we! The understanding among society has been that older people cannot learn as well as younger individuals. New findings contradict the notion that older generations have less flexibility in the brain. This flexibility (plasticity) is how the brain absorbs new information, thus forming knowledge. The [...]

Harvard Scientists Reverse Aging Process in Mice

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:33+00:00 November 8th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

We are continually getting closer to finding the fountain of youth. In fact, we have found it, in a way. It is true, scientists have even been successful at utilizing this youthful concoction on lab mice-injecting the solution and watching the rodents completely regenerate into the youthful mice of their past. Although it may take [...]