Ivan

/Ivan I.

About Ivan I.

With a degree in programming, Ivan loves anything that can engage his thinking. He explores topics ranging from particle physics to religious debates. In his free time, he likes to think about the fundamental questions of our existence, purpose and the future.

This Weird Phenomenon Can Increase IQ by 12 Points, According to a Study

By | 2017-05-03T15:34:39+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

A training programme focused on the phenomenon of synesthesia was found to increase IQ with an average of 12 points. Used to express the intellectual capabilities of an individual, an IQ score is often regarded as the ultimate number that expresses your intellect and creativity. Having this in mind, it's not surprising that people all [...]

Nail Biting Can Reveal That You Have This Personality Trait, Recent Study Finds

By | 2017-04-24T23:09:05+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

According to a recent study, people who have the habit of nail biting tend to be perfectionists. Nail biting is a bad habit which is typically associated with anxiety and nervousness. You might have an array of excuses of why you are biting your nails, but according to a new study, it doesn't say that [...]

What You Post on Facebook Reveals Something Important about your Personality

By | 2017-08-04T20:38:51+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

New study reveals that what you post on Facebook and other social media can reveal personality traits such as self-esteem and narcissism. Posting on Facebook has become a seamless action performed by almost everyone on a daily basis. Even though we tend not to put a lot of thought into what we are sharing with [...]

This 12-Year-Old Girl Has a Higher IQ Score Than Stephen Hawking and Albert Einstein

By | 2017-08-27T18:44:08+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , |

It may seem unbelievable, but the girl in the picture has a higher IQ score than Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. On the surface, Nicole Barr looks like just an ordinary 12-year-old girl. She enjoys playing soccer, performs in Shakespeare plays in schools and loves singing. However, she's also the talk of Roma community for [...]

This Character Trait Is More Important for Smart People Than Intelligence Itself

By | 2017-04-09T23:11:29+00:00 April 9th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

If you ask someone on the street what the most important character trait is, you will receive more than a few different answers. While for some would speculate that being generous towards others is prevailing, others will state that intelligence should come first. The answer pretty much depends on the subjective nature of the group [...]

The Cause of Phobias and Other Mental Disorders May Be Hidden in the DNA Memory, Study Suggests

By | 2017-04-07T14:48:17+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

What if the cause of phobias has to do with the fact that our ancestors' fears are passed down to us through the DNA memory? The more we understand about the world around us, the more baffled we are. Even though scientists have previously speculated on the existence of genetic memory, a new study might [...]

The Sahara Desert May Have Been Created by Early Humans, Study Suggests

By | 2017-04-04T18:17:08+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Earth, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Majestic in its sandy beauty, the Sahara Desert has always been an iconic image of the beauty and power of nature. Even though difficult to imagine, just a mere 12,000 years ago, the endless heat and lifeless sands were a vibrant resort filled with lakes, grassland and rain. With this in mind, it's not surprising [...]

Struggles Only the ENTP Personality Type Will Understand

By | 2017-08-27T17:01:52+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Having an ENTP personality type often means that you are easily able to put yourself in someone else's shoes. What's more, with analysis skills off the charts, you can find the problem of pretty much anything and are also further confident and prepared that you can take on the world. However, the debtor also has [...]