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 [...]

Light Reading VS Deep Reading: What You Read Matters More Than You Realize

By | October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Nowadays, we have moved to the light reading of websites and have left behind the deep reading of books and journals. As information becomes more and more web-based, so too does the attention of the younger generations. We rely on the internet to give us everything, from news to research, and it is having a [...]

Lazy People Have One Mental Advantage, Studies Show

By | September 14th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Are you one of those lazy people? Well, then you probably have a mental advantage over your active peers! Personally, I’m quite a lazy person. Sort-of. I like being productive and getting things done, but I also like the tasks that allow me to stay in my pyjamas in bed all day – such as [...]

8 Foods That Will Help You Stay Focused

By | July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Do you find it difficult to concentrate on one task? These foods will help you stay focused and develop mental clarity. Whether you’re a student or someone in the workforce, maintaining a high level of focus during the day can be a challenge. In today’s world, there are too many distractions, like the internet, social [...]

How To Deal With Intrusive Thoughts – Suppress, Repress or Accept?

By | July 16th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Everyone is subject to intrusive thoughts on a daily basis. They are ideas, or images which occur spontaneously in the person’s mind, against their will. Most of the times, these thoughts are merely annoying. However, if they are coupled with a deeper, underlying issue, such as OCD or depression, intrusive thoughts can become more of [...]

Study Reveals the Real Reason Why Keeping a Secret Is So Hard

By | June 27th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Keeping a secret is probably one of the hardest things to do, and a recent study shows the reason why, which may surprise you. Can you keep a secret? Chances are, you cannot. I know, I know, you are one of the most trustworthy people around, keeping every confidence down to what your best friend [...]

10 Dangerous Things Suppressing Emotions Can Lead to

By | June 26th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Suppressing emotions is something that all of us, at some level, are accustomed to doing. It could be for any number of reasons – it shows weakness, gives us a sense of control or quite simply, we feel nobody would understand or care. While all of these reasons are completely valid and understandable, many of [...]

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