Monthly Archives: February 2019

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The Psychology of Ethical Decision Making or Why We Make Immoral Decisions

By |2019-02-18T21:24:56+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What goes on in our minds during ethical decision making? How do we justify ourselves when we make immoral decisions? There are several areas of research that can give us insight into ethical decision making. Ethical Decision Making and the ‘Meat Paradox’ I’d like to ask you two questions. Is animal torture morally wrong? I’m [...]

5 Unanswered Questions about the Human Mind That Still Puzzle Scientists

By |2019-02-18T14:54:17+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

It’s little wonder that we have so many unanswered questions about the human mind. Our minds are the most powerful computers in the world. They encase not only a whole personality but also run every part of the body. All this allows us to move around and feel emotions. Yet, as far as scientists have [...]

6 Signs Your Resistance to Change Ruins Your Life and How to Overcome It

By |2019-02-17T16:58:42+00:00February 17th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Resistance to change may ensure your comfort and familiarity. But resistance to change can also ruin your life by limiting your potential. I’ll be honest. I have always hated change. It seems that just when I’ve become comfortable, something threatens to take that comfort away from me, forcing me to re-evaluate the course of my [...]

How Do Dreams Work and Why Do We Have Them, According to Science?

By |2019-02-16T21:26:51+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

How do dreams work? This and other questions about dreams have been a source of wonder for ages. Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychology, was convinced that dreams were an expression of unfulfilled fantasies. More pragmatic theorists after him saw dreams as a reflection of life. But neither Freud nor those who came after [...]

4 Common Stressful Situations Most People Face and How to Cope with Them

By |2019-02-16T20:04:59+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , |

Stressful situations are events that disturb the body’s equilibrium state. Stress can be a form of our body’s reaction to both positive and negative events. Those events in our life that affect the normal routine our body is adapted to are referred to as stressful situations. Research suggests that stress isn’t always bad, in fact, it [...]

5 Excellent Communication Skills Introverts Didn’t Know They Had

By |2019-02-15T19:06:48+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Extroverts may be known for being gifted communicators, but introverts have some excellent communication skills they may not even know about. Communication is key in most workplaces and excellent communication skills are a powerful tool in personal relationships. Many people see introverts as lacking in social skills, but this is not necessarily the case. Introverts may [...]

What Is Holiday Depression and 10 Simple Ways to Cope with It

By |2019-02-14T19:18:54+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Holiday depression is a feeling of lowliness and despair felt during the holiday months or on holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving. Holidays come with a whole bundle of responsibilities and pressure. From coping with financial chaos to losing sleep over loneliness and awkward family gatherings, holidays and vacations cast a murky spell upon many teenagers [...]

 6 Suspense Thriller Movies That Will Mess with Your Head

By |2019-02-14T15:28:54+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Sometimes movies do a bit more than provide entertainment. Sometimes suspense thriller movies leave us changed and with even more questions. I love watching movies, all sorts of them. In fact, I kind of have a small addiction to films. The interesting part about myself is that I watch different types of movies while in [...]