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10 Strange Things You Had No Idea Were Good For Your Brain

By | 2017-06-08T17:04:33+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Strange things work wonders in your brain. You would know that activities like exercise, meditation, and reading do your mind a lot of good. But strange things may play a part in its good health as well. These oddities may take you by surprise. Why all the fuss over the brain? Human beings play more [...]

Dealing with Mental Illness Has Transformed Me in 6 Ways

By | 2017-05-21T16:50:07+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Dealing with mental Illness is a struggle beyond words. It has transformed my outlook on life. Between the time that I woke this morning and the moment right before I typed the first word of this post, my moods changed innumerable times. I’ve visited thoughts of suicide, creative musings and even wondered what I would [...]

6 Struggles Only a Book Lover Will Understand

By | 2017-03-25T14:05:20+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Every book lover knows the thrill of choosing a new book, carrying it home and waiting for a quiet moment to dive in. But being one isn’t always easy. Here are six struggles only book lovers will understand: 1. You want to finish your book – but you don’t want to finish book As you [...]

10 Traits That Separate Book Smart People From Genuinely Intelligent People

By | 2017-03-21T15:06:28+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Intelligence is different from learning. Just because someone is not particularly book smart doesn’t mean they are of lower intelligence. What is book smart? Book smart generally means someone who has had a good education or has chosen to learn independently through educational activities such as reading, documentaries, and courses. Usually, someone who is book [...]

5 Signs the Modern Education System Will Not Change This World

By | 2017-03-07T23:26:01+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Does the modern education system has the potential to change the world as we know it? Let’s find out. Many nations across the world have embraced the importance of the education system. However, little progress has been made to improve it. The lack of progress results from the lack of vision or awareness of the [...]

5 Behaviours That Reveal the Truth about Who We Are

By | 2017-08-12T18:06:27+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Often it becomes such a habit to wear a mask when we face the world that even we forget who we are underneath. But our behaviour can reveal the truth. We often hide who we are out of fear that we are not good enough. Sometimes, we may think that our true selves are unlovable, or stupid, [...]

Ways Society Is Getting Dumber and Dumber (and What We Can Do about It)

By | 2017-03-02T13:12:29+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

We often think that as a society we are getting dumber and dumber. While the subject is controversial, there is some evidence that it’s true. A recent research study suggests that IQ levels are going down. The study is controversial because of the difficulty of finding samples of IQ levels from people of different eras. However, the team [...]

Early Childhood Education: Why the Early Bird Gets (to Be) the Book Worm

By | 2017-02-16T19:45:20+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , , |

Why is early childhood education important? The “gap years” where the child is patiently waiting to start school is vital in their early development. Every state has a different compulsory age for children starting school. The median age is generally around the ages of 5 and 6, though some states have a minimum requirement of [...]