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How Solar Storms Affect Human Consciousness and Wellbeing

By | 2018-03-24T12:32:08+00:00 March 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

You may be surprised to learn that solar storms can affect your emotional health and consciousness. However, scientific studies confirm the link between solar activity and our physical and emotional wellbeing. A solar storm or eruption is a massive explosion in the Sun's atmosphere, which can release even more than 6 × 1025 J of [...]

What Is Psychological Repression and How It Secretly Affects You and Your Health

By | 2018-03-12T21:18:10+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Psychological repression is a defense mechanism in which we unconsciously push away painful or traumatic memories, thoughts or desires. This also includes aggressive or sexual urges. We repress these unpleasant thoughts and memories so that we can lead a relatively normal life. Psychological repression is an unconscious act. If we consciously push distressing thoughts to [...]

What Is Transcendental Meditation and How It Can Change Your Life

By | 2018-02-01T22:58:53+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Suddenly everybody is talking about Transcendental Meditation. Again! Just when it seemed nothing could be holding for this practice except the 60’s love and peace clichés, from a time when hippie trails opened to India and The Beatles versed up their White Album from an ashram in the Himalayas, of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi- the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Why Your Crown Chakra May Be Blocked (and How to Heal It)

By | 2017-12-24T13:03:50+00:00 December 24th, 2017|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

The crown chakra or Sahasrara is the seventh chakra of our system and is located at the top of the head. Due to its location, Sahasrara is often associated with the functions of the brain and the nervous system. In the Hindu tradition, it is represented by a lotus flower with 1,000 petals, which is [...]

How Different Brainwave Frequencies Unlock Your Mind’s Potential

By | 2017-12-19T13:47:38+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

There are four different brainwave frequencies or patterns of brain activity. Let’s learn how they can help you unleash your mind’s full potential. The human brain is more than just an organ. Due to its methodical yet mysterious functions, the brain has always been compared to a computing system which records, stores and retrieves vital [...]