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7 Special Talents Introverts Didn’t Know They Had

By | February 7th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Introvert's World, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

When we think of introverts, we don’t generally think of special talents. Special talents are usually the realm of the extrovert. If we’re going to be honest, being an introvert in an extrovert’s world has a number of crippling disadvantages. Life is spent trying to justify an explain away our inability to do things that the [...]

5 Intriguing Mysteries of Time Perception Explained

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What do you think about time perception? Does time exist in its own right, or is it just in our minds? The German philosopher Immanuel Kant proposed that time might not, after all, stand outside human perception as part of the external universe, but that it could possibly be, along with space, a product of [...]

5 Unexpected Advantages of Being Anxious, Backed by Science

By | January 4th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Strangely, being anxious has some great advantages, according to recent studies. Anxiety! We hate it, it’s frustrating and nerve-racking! It can be crippling, bringing us to our knees and making us beg for mercy! Yes, anxiety is horrible sometimes, but guess what? We need it! Those who are more anxious have a multitude of good [...]

Fun Brain Games That Will Make You Smarter

By | December 21st, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Fun brain games are becoming more and more popular these days, and there is a good reason why. Today, our brains are working faster than ever but unfortunately, not nearly as efficiently as before. Multitasking and super-fast flow of information that came with the golden age of IT brought us some problems our ancestors didn’t [...]

5 Deep Questions Every Old Soul Has Asked Themselves

By | December 15th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you are an old soul, you may often ask yourself deep questions about what it is to be human, what your life purpose might be and who you truly are. An old soul often feels nostalgic for something they are not sure exists and homesick for a place they can hardly remember. They may also [...]

Meditation, Reading and 5 More Things That Make You Smarter – Backed by Science

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

If you're under the impression there aren’t any things that make you smarter, think again! Scientists once thought that intelligence was genetically determined and that you couldn’t do anything to improve on what you were born with. Neuroscientists have now found that this is false. Now, there's evidence that there are certain things that make you [...]

What Is the Mandela Effect or Why Do Large Groups of People Misremember the Same Things?

By | October 14th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Unexplained Mysteries, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , |

Have you ever heard about the Mandela Effect? Don’t you loathe that feeling you get when you KNOW you remember the progression of a conversation and the conclusion reached by whomever you were talking to, but they remember it completely differently? It can definitely change the tone of a discussion from frustration to: “Wait…should I [...]

7 Everyday Things That Could Be Killing Your Mental Acuity

By | October 10th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do you feel like your mental acuity is being diminished? If you ever find yourself feeling like you haven’t been able to remember important information as easily as you used to, or your memory can’t keep up with some of the things that you’ve been doing, it could be some of the things that you [...]

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