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What Is a Shaman and How to Find If You Are One?

By | November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

What is a shaman? Shamans are energy healers who use their connection with nature and spirit to help others. Shamans provide a bridge between the material world and non-material reality. Traditionally, they journey to the spirit world to bring back healing for the community. Shamanic traditions are found in many cultures including Inuit, Native American, [...]

20 Signs That You Are Here to Change the World

By | July 10th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

The humankind evolves rapidly in the today's world and many people feel that they are here to change the world. If you are familiar with the Mayan culture, you will know that the Mayans existed thousands of years ago, and yet predicted many future events accurately. A crucial tool for these predictions was their calendar, [...]

7 Unexpected Signs You Might Be a Genius (Backed by Science)

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

People often throw around the term ‘genius’ when it comes to intelligence, but the way we understand this word is now always correct. There are plenty of signs you didn't realise could mean that you might actually be a genius, as proved by science. 1. If you like to stay up late Staying awake late [...]

Newly Found Fossilized Skull Shows When the Last Unicorn Roamed the Earth

By | April 7th, 2016|Categories: History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Many ancient civilizations believed that the unicorn was a real creature. “The unicorn, through its intemperance and not knowing how to control itself, for the love it bears to fair maidens forgets its ferocity and wildness; and laying aside all fear it will go up to a seated damsel and go to sleep in her [...]

Scientists Gave Spiders LSD and Other Drugs and Here Is What Happened

By | January 9th, 2016|Categories: Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

While spiders terrify me, I still find interest in observing a web or two. The intricate lines of arachnid artwork prove to be one of the nature’s most striking creations, and seeing as I am an artist, I appreciate such beauty. How the spider web works Ever wonder how a spider web works? Well, I used [...]

40 Weird Historical Facts You Didn’t Learn In School

By | November 5th, 2014|Categories: History & Archaeology, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , |

Here are 40 weird historical facts you probably didn’t learn in school. Some of them will astonish you, some will puzzle you and some will entertain you. 1. In the Great Fire of London in 1666, which destroyed 13,200 houses, 87 churches, the cathedral of St. Paul and left 70,000 homeless, only 8 people were [...]

The Genome of Domestic Cat Fully Decoded

By | August 13th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

After seven years of research efforts, American scientists managed to decode the entire genome of the domestic cat. There had been other attempts to decode the genome of the domestic cat in the past, but this study is the first to have successful results. In 2007, researchers at the University of Missouri began decoding the [...]

Pet Psychology: Is Getting to Know Your Neighbors Easier with Pets?

By | July 18th, 2014|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

It has already been documented that having pets is related to positive benefits in a person’s physical and mental health. Pets are used as service dogs, not only for the blind, but for those that have anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and in prison rehabilitation programs. However, recent research shows that owning a pet also helps [...]

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