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5 Intriguing Mysteries of Time Perception Explained

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What do you think about time perception? Does time exist in its own right, or is it just in our minds? The German philosopher Immanuel Kant proposed that time might not, after all, stand outside human perception as part of the external universe, but that it could possibly be, along with space, a product of [...]

6 Early Signs of Depression Most People Ignore

By | December 28th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

There are some early signs of depression we all should have in mind. Depression is easy to recognize, right? Wrong. Despite your past experiences with depression or what you’ve read, it’s not always easy to spot those who suffer from this illness. In fact, the early signs of depression are surprising. The first thing you [...]

The Habit of Everyday Reading Can Change Your Life – Here Is How!

By | December 10th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Everyday reading can change you in amazing and unexpected ways. Don’t be fooled to think that reading is just a hobby. Picking up a book and venturing through the pages can change your life. Reading has benefits reaching beyond just gaining knowledge, but also improving your quality of life. Here are a few of the [...]

Learning to be Alone in a World of Constant Connection

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Want to be more productive, focused and creative? Learning to be alone could be the answer - but ditch the cell phone first. There is no doubt that technology can be a useful thing. However, there are drawbacks to constant connectivity, one of which is that we are never really alone anymore. A recent study has shown [...]

4 Ways That Today’s Society Is Making You Dumber

By | November 29th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I don’t want to start this piece by describing today’s society to you. You can see it for yourself. If you're young enough not to know the difference, it won’t seem strange to you. If you, like me, are old enough to have lived in a different time, today’s society will seem to you so [...]

5 Steps to Maintaining a Focused and Clear Mind

By | November 21st, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

You may find it very difficult to have a clear mind, but in reality, it's achievable with practice. Life is full of constant ups and down which often leads to stress and a feeling of being completely overwhelmed. It's true that life can be stressful at times and your mind can keep filling up with [...]

5 Signs That Your Depression Could Actually Be an Awakening Process

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

What if the depression you are going through is actually an awakening process? They all say, “Look at the bright side”, during any given negative situation. Have you heard this before? Why sure you have. But how can you look at the bright side of something that has little potential of getting better - what [...]

Is Your Intelligence Responsible for Your Messy House? 5 Reasons Smart People Are Disorganized

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Is there a correlation between a messy house and a brilliant mind? Do you have difficulty coping with the practicalities of ordering your surroundings and you’re caught up in your thoughts about things of an intellectual nature? Some have suggested that your intelligence could be getting in the way of your ability to deal with [...]

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