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Creativity and Madness: the Real Reason Why Writers and Poets Are So Eccentric

By | October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Why do creativity and madness often go hand in hand in case of writers and poets? The word “crazy” is thrown around so liberally to describe a wide spectrum of activities, objects, and people. You will walk into a room with a girl trying to describe the guy she just met and she looks up [...]

Why Weirdness May Be One of the Greatest Strengths You Could Have

By | August 29th, 2016|Categories: History & Archaeology, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

What if I told you that weirdness is not a bad thing at all but may, in fact, be one of your greatest strengths? If you have ever been called weird, kooky, a misfit or just plain odd, you might have felt hurt. In fact, you should take it as a compliment. Some of the [...]

5 Surprising Signs That You May Have Above Average Intelligence

By | August 27th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

What does above average intelligence actually entail? We all know one person who is so smart, the term 'genius' just seems to fit them perfectly. But what are the actual traits of a genius and how do you know if you are one? Well, according to scientists, it’s actually quite simple. People of above average [...]

What Is Imposter Syndrome and How to Know if You Suffer from It

By | July 24th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

What do Albert Einstein, Maya Angelou, Kate Winslet and Mike Myers all have in common? They have all suffered from imposter syndrome. What is Imposter Syndrome? Imposter Syndrome is a term to describe a feeling high achievers have when they cannot recognize their success and are afraid of being exposed as a fake. Coined in [...]

Are You Scatterbrained? You Might Actually Be a Creative Genius!

By | March 17th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

If you grew up scatterbrained, you know what that entails. Your parents and teachers were constantly on your back about getting things done, but your timeline remained to be your own. You had too many projects going at once, and eventually, you’d come around full circle and finish all of them. As a scatterbrained person, [...]

What Kind of Genius Are You? Your Desk Tells All

By | November 19th, 2015|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Considering we spend the majority of our lives working, it’s not surprising that our desks and workspaces can communicate a lot about our personality and the way our minds work. Whether your working space is a busy office, a quiet dedicated room in your home or a corner of your bedroom, the way you keep [...]

4 World-Changing Inventions That Never Saw the Light of Day

By | November 13th, 2015|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

This world in which we live has seen a lot of genius. Some found in people throughout history who were regarded as raving lunatics for their different way of thinking or those who never got any credibility. Other significant world-changing inventions have been buried for various political and personal reasons. A lot of people claim conspiracy [...]

8 Brilliant Minds in History and Their Favorite Drugs

By | June 19th, 2015|Categories: History & Archaeology, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

Whether it’s leading countries, being part of a creative community or just wanting to experiment – at some point, some of the most famous names in history have tried or been addicted to drugs of some kind. Here’s the round-up of the most brilliant minds in history and the drugs they were once addicted to. [...]

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