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What Is Situational Awareness and How to Develop It with These 5 Tips

By | 2018-03-27T20:29:32+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Much of the time when we are out and about we are unaware of what is going on around us and this can make us vulnerable. Developing good situational awareness skills can keep us safe. We have all had moments when we felt unsafe or vulnerable or when bad things happened to us because we [...]

7 Signs Your Abstract Thinking Is Highly Developed (and How to Further Advance It)

By | 2018-03-10T14:00:49+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Abstract thinking is the ability to think about things that are not actually present. People who think in an abstract way look at the broader significance of ideas and information rather than the concrete details. Abstract thinkers are interested in the deeper meaning of things and the bigger picture. Is your abstract thinking above average? What [...]

4 Best Thriller Movies of All Time That Will Mess with Your Head

By | 2018-03-09T21:32:57+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , |

Movies are great mediums for taking us on emotionally and psychological roller coasters. Some of the best thriller movies of all time will take you even further and will mess with your head for days after you watch them. We love thrillers because they have us on the edge of our seats as we watch [...]

Sensing vs Intuition: What Is the Difference and Which of the Two Do You Use?

By | 2018-03-05T20:21:13+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

There are two ways to look at any given situation or task: sensing vs intuition. You may have thought they were the same thing, but they’re not. The one you tend to rely on frames how you navigate life. Have you ever taken the Myers Briggs personality test? If you have, you’ve noticed how accurate [...]

Eye Movements When Lying: How Your Eyes Betray Your Lies

By | 2018-02-07T22:49:08+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Can your eye movements reveal whether you are telling the truth or not? Some body language experts believe a person exhibits certain eye movements when lying, but others disagree. It is generally accepted that the left side of our brain is associated with logic and our right side with creativity. Therefore anyone who looks left is [...]

What Is Psychological Splitting and How You May Be Using It without Even Knowing

By | 2018-02-15T23:14:07+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological splitting is also known as all-or-nothing or black-and-white thinking. Psychological splitting is an unconscious process whereby a person tends to view themselves and their life in extremes. Everything is either good or bad, and there are no grey areas. Typically, psychological splitting is about having polarising beliefs. This is where a person will exclusively [...]

4 Types of Schizophrenia and What Is the Difference Between Them

By | 2018-02-06T13:12:09+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

There are four types of schizophrenia and they all affect the sufferer in a different way. Knowing these differences will help you understand this mental disorder better. Going through life with the burden of mental illness on your shoulder is hard enough when you suffer from something that’s easy to pinpoint. But when we’re talking [...]

How to Master The Power of Positive Thinking with These Science-Based Hacks

By | 2018-01-29T17:31:25+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

The power of positive thinking can be an amazing ability. Our thoughts can create and they can destroy, so why not use them for good! As human beings, we downplay the power of positive thinking. This is mainly because we have to witness trauma and heartbreak on a regular basis. Honestly, it seems like negativity [...]