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Why It Is So Difficult to Be Nice in Today’s World

By | 2017-05-18T18:53:50+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

It can be hard to be nice in a world where everything has changed considerably including our personal values, traditional norms, integrity and equality. We can find a lack of love, a lack of peace, a lack of tolerance, a lack of patience, a lack of understanding, a lack of acceptance, and a lack of [...]

Modern Slavery: 5 Tools Today’s Society Uses to Take away Our Freedom

By | 2017-05-12T18:31:11+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

In our current society, we have more choice than ever – but do we have true freedom? Many elements of our society seem more like a form of modern slavery. Modern slavery might be a strong word, and I am not comparing our suffering to that of actual slaves. However, there are parallels. Understanding these [...]

A Quest For Meaning: a Soul-Searching Film That Will Change Your Vision of the World [Video]

By | 2017-04-10T21:18:31+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Two friends invite each and every one of us to join them on their soul-searching quest, which will change your vision of the world. At first, Marc and Nathanael were just two friends who felt the call of the road, searching for true happiness and the meaning of life. They began their soul-searching journey with a [...]

6 Things I Am No Longer Impressed By

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:45+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Categories: Earth, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

In a world of scarce resources, inequality and environmental meltdown, there are some things it’s no longer worth being impressed by. If we want to see a fairer, happier and more peaceful world, we need to re-evaluate our measures of success. Here are six things we should no longer be impressed by: 1. Square-footage With [...]

We Only Have 1000 Years Left On Earth, Stephen Hawking Warns

By | 2017-05-26T14:42:25+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Categories: Earth, Extraterrestrials & UFOs, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How much time does the human race have left on Earth? Not more than 1000 years, Stephen Hawking says. We always knew that we had a limited time to live the way that we live on this Earth. According to one of the world’s top physicists, Stephen Hawking, our societies may only have around 1000 years [...]

How We Are Being Manipulated into Having Irrational Fears and Worrying about the Wrong Things

By | 2017-01-13T21:47:24+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , |

The mainstream mass media are constantly manipulating us into having irrational fears. Statistically speaking, you are more likely to die from eating a biscuit than from terrorism or an epidemic. Yet, very few people have a morbid fear of biscuits. So why do we have so irrational fears? Why do we spend so much of [...]

Is Human Extinction Upon Us? These 4 Things Could Wipe out Our Species in 100 Years, Study Finds

By | 2017-01-13T21:48:11+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Categories: Earth, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Human extinction may sound crazy, but it's not impossible if you consider the world's current situation. Occasionally, we hear colourful theories of how the world is going to end in x amount of years – some plausible while others downright wild. While most of the population pass these by with fleeting curiosity, others take them [...]

What Will Happen in 2016? Predictions by the Most Famous Prophets in History

By | 2017-01-13T21:48:17+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, History & Archaeology|Tags: , , , , , , |

What will happen in 2016 according to French prophet Nostradamus and Bulgarian mystic Baba Vanga? Can humans predict the future? Some say it’s true, and, as a matter of fact, it is believed that humans have the ability to reveal more than just winning lottery numbers. Some believe there are individuals with the ability to [...]