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Ruth has a diverse background in writing and film production. With a degree in English Literature, she has written plays, magazine articles and TV scripts. She has a passion for the arts and healthy living.

3 Ways Environmental Problems Affect Your Intelligence, According to Science

By |2019-10-17T22:50:50+03:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Earth, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Is it really possible for the environment to alter our brainpower? Quite possibly! Have you ever been too hot to work, or maybe even too cold? These are just a couple of examples of environmental problems leading to an impact on our daily lives and our productivity. But, science now says that there is a [...]

The Asch Experiment and the Uncomfortable Truth It Reveals about Human Nature

By |2019-10-17T22:50:58+03:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Asch experiment reveals the true power of conformity. In fact, you might just see yourself in a whole new light! If you’ve ever wondered how your opinions can influence people, as well as how others can influence you, the Asch experiment is worth reading about in more detail. One of the greatest psychologists of [...]

What Does a Dream about Losing Teeth Mean? What Psychology Has to Say

By |2019-10-17T22:51:30+03:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Ever had a dream about losing teeth? You are not alone! It is surprisingly common – and it’s been the topic of study for a number of psychologists. A recurring dream about losing teeth If you’ve ever had the dream about losing teeth more than once, you might want to look at reasons why you [...]

Why You Need Reasoning Skills and 4 Science-Backed Ways to Develop Them

By |2019-10-17T22:51:41+03:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Your reasoning skills can often come in handy! Here’s how you can improve and develop them. The impact of reasoning skills in everyday life These skills provide fundamental tools for learning and general day to day life function. They provide a solid foundation for critical thinking for analysis and evaluation. Without reasoning skills, we would [...]

Why People Who Are Always Right Have Got It All Wrong

By |2019-10-17T22:52:38+03:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We all know a person who thinks they are always right – and they are usually the most challenging! Someone who thinks they are always right could have a number of needs, according to psychological studies. Whether it is for selfish reasons, or perhaps they just cannot be proved wrong – sometimes it is simply useless [...]

3 Signs You Have a Decision Fatigue and How to Get over It

By |2019-10-17T22:52:48+03:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Feeling a bit lost? Lacklustre? You may have decision fatigue. But, if you are suffering any of these signs, here are a few ways you can avoid it. Have you ever heard of decision fatigue? What even is it anyway? In a super-connected world, we should be finding we are more efficient, saving time for [...]

What Is Confirmation Bias and 3 Signs Your Decisions Are Affected by It

By |2019-10-17T22:52:59+03:00November 11th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What would you think if a friend stopped returning your calls? Would you think they were ignoring you? Would you think it was something you said, maybe something you did? Is it just wishful thinking? Or could it just be your own confirmation bias coming into play? Are you suffering from confirmation bias? What is [...]

Why Do People Procrastinate? An Answer That You May Have Never Considered

By |2019-10-17T22:53:05+03:00November 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you procrastinating right now? Why do people procrastinate? Have you possibly considered the solution may lie in intuition? We have all referred to ourselves as the king or queen of procrastination. You know, that report you were supposed to file last week? Getting around to those chores you just hate doing – maybe even that [...]