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3 Archaeological Discoveries That Challenge Mainstream History

By | June 25th, 2016|Categories: History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

New archaeological discoveries show us that history may not be exactly as we learned in school. Rather than thinking about history as a picture, try visualizing it as a puzzle that lacks all of its pieces. For centuries, researchers have been trying to put together a consistent timeline of history, but new findings make it [...]

The Absurdities of Life in the 21st Century Captured in the Powerful Illustrations

By | June 18th, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , |

These powerful illustrations criticize the society of the 21st century and hopefully, will remind you of the important things in life. It is extraordinary how many contemporary artists perceive their own time as foul, corrupted and rotten. They are probably right if you take all the wars, poverty and societal inequity into consideration. Marko Melgrati, [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

This 40,000-Year-Old Stone Bracelet Is the Oldest Artifact Ever Found

By | May 21st, 2016|Categories: History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

This green stone bracelet might be the oldest artifact in the human history. He who understands the past will understand the future and yet the bracelet that belonged to an important member of the Denisovan society remains a mystery despite the newly gathered information. It is not easy to understand the ancient times because the [...]

Are Megalithic Structures Alive Or Just Barren Rock?

By | May 14th, 2016|Categories: History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do megalithic structures all over the Earth have any power, or are they just rocks? The fear of the unknown has plagued humanity since its humble beginnings. We feared phenomena we couldn't understand and created gods and religions in order to explain them. Religion offered much-needed consolation to human beings that lived in fear and [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

Would People Still Work If They Didn’t Need to Work in Order to Survive?

By | May 5th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , |

Does our need to work come from the way society is or is it an inner motivation? In my previous article, I discussed my perspective on motivation and how I try not to worry about the motives behind decisions, as long as they’re invariably geared toward growth and helping people. To recap on the conclusion [...]

5 Seemingly Modern Phenomena You Won’t Believe Are Actually Surprisingly Old

By | May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

Some modern phenomena, which seem to be a product of the 21st century, may not be as modern as you might think. ‘History repeats itself’ may be one of the most overused phrases you’ll ever hear – and rightly so. It’s amazing as to the extent that humanity repeatedly recycles the same concepts and ideas [...]

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