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Are You in Your 20s and Do You Often Feel Bored? You Are Not Alone

By | September 4th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Are you 20-something-year-old and do you often feel bored? Psychology says you are not alone. Turning 20 marks the beginning of your life as an official adult. By this time, most people expect to know exactly what it is that you want out of life, and by that time most people still don’t know. By your [...]

6 Reasons Why More and More Parents Choose Homeschooling over Public Education

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Nowadays, more and more parents seem to choose homeschooling over public school education, and there are some good reasons for this. What’s the purpose of education? What methods and techniques work best for children? The honest answer will be none and every. Clearly, it means that “one size fits all” approach is far from being [...]

What Is an Old Soul and How to Recognize If You Are One

By | July 6th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Have you ever been told that you are an old soul? Everyone knows at least one person who was considered an outcast, an antisocial - that one person (or perhaps child) who always stood out from the rest. Someone who would somehow always find themselves isolated. Maybe you were that person who did not share [...]

Teaching Philosophy to Kids Makes Them Smarter, Study Finds

By | May 16th, 2016|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , |

Teaching philosophy in schools has shown amazing results for children's cognitive and social skills. When one thinks of philosophy, children do not usually come to mind. After all, it’s a field of study that requires deep thinking and understanding of life. However, a “large, well-designed study” conducted by the Education Endowment Foundation has suggested positively amazing [...]

5 Insider Lucid Dreaming Techniques to Get You Started

By | April 25th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

In today's article, I’m going to have a look at an interesting subject: lucid dreaming techniques. What lucid dreaming means is that you know you're dreaming and that you can control what you're doing in the dream. It might seem hard at first, but with patience and practice, it can be done. Here are five lucid [...]

The Dark Side of Education: Former Teacher Reveals How Schools Create Empty Children

By | April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Education, Education & Technology, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , |

A former teacher emphasizes the potential damage of the school system and reveals how it creates empty children. Over the years, the school education system has been colorfully criticized by many. From authors to activists, and philosophers to artists, more and more personalities are voicing concern over the potential damage being caused to children growing [...]

16 Powerful Ways to Use More of Your Brain

By | March 30th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If knowledge is power, then so is the brain. Brain power is not something that should decline over the years. You should exercise your brain daily to improve your cognitive abilities and gain knowledge about different things, ideas and experiences. Here are 16 ways to use more of your brain and boost its power. 1. [...]

4 Most Disturbing Artificial Intelligence Advances of the Recent Years

By | February 26th, 2016|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Artificial Intelligence has been an endless source of fascination for decades, prompting moral and philosophical debate on what it means to sentient or self-aware, and what rights should come with those states of mind. We see potential quandaries fictionalized in popular TV and literature, from Data the loveable android in Star Trek: The Next Generation [...]

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