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6 Shocking Social Psychology Experiments That Show How Far People Go to Fit in

By | 2017-06-20T19:27:27+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Social psychology experiments can give us great insight into how we think, behave and act. They help us to explain how our thoughts are influenced by others, how group dynamics work, and how we perceive others. Here are six of the most important social psychology experiments: The Milgram Experiment After the atrocities of WW2, scientists [...]

Why Victim Blaming Is So Common in Today’s Society

By | 2017-06-12T22:53:41+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Victim blaming happens when society deems that the victim of a crime is either partially or fully responsible for the circumstances in which they now find themselves. Examples of victim blaming include rape victims who find that their past sexual activity is being called into question, homeless people being regarded as lazy, and addicts not [...]

11 Signs You Are Not as Spiritually Awakened as You Think You Are

By | 2017-06-08T18:29:11+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Many of us like to think we are spiritually awakened. But spiritual awakening is a journey, not a destination and we may have further to go. Becoming spiritually awakened is a lifestyle decision rather than something we can tick off our to-do list. Understanding this helps us to forgive ourselves for any mistakes we make. [...]

7 Reasons Being Socially Awkward Might Be a Real Super Power

By | 2017-06-07T14:28:31+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Being socially awkward is seen as weakness, but maybe we’re wrong about that. Maybe the lack of social finesse means something else. Small talk has never been easy for me, in fact, I cringe when it comes to “breaking the ice”. I rather just start the conversation in the middle somewhere, between spirituality and gender [...]

Who Are You When No One Is Watching? The Answer May Surprise You!

By | 2017-06-03T22:27:47+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Beyond the assumptions and the mask that you wear, who are you? Are you the same person that you show to everyone else? It’s a rare thing to encounter a human being that is the same in all surroundings. There’s usually a persona for work, a character for home and one for the club, parties [...]

9 Common Stereotypes about Anxiety We Are Sick of Being Labeled with

By | 2017-06-02T15:26:47+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

There is a lack of understanding when it comes to anxiety. Common stereotypes are enabling mental health stigma. While dealing with a mental disability, which includes the debilitating symptoms of anxiety, I have learned how common stereotypes govern how I'm viewed. It’s not just about calling people “crazy” or labeling them as dangerous. Sometimes these [...]

5 Signs You Are Dealing with a Fake Person

By | 2017-06-01T21:46:45+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Could there be a fake person in your life? We’ve all met someone before who seems really kind at first... keywords: at first. Quickly this nice facade they have constructed fades away and you see them for what they really are, a fake person. Fake people often manipulate everyone around them, from family and friends [...]

8 Examples of Butterfly Effect That Changed the World Forever

By | 2017-05-27T16:14:44+00:00 May 27th, 2017|Categories: History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , |

The Butterfly Effect is a theory that a butterfly flapping its wings in one part of the world can cause devastating consequences in another part. Previously, the term was weather-related, but nowadays it is a metaphor for how a small and insignificant event can cause a major change in circumstances. It is virtually impossible to [...]

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