Valerie

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About Valerie

I’m a law student who is fond of reading and writing about interesting topics on science (especially cognitive science and psychology), technology, and different extraterrestrial and paranormal stuff. I’m passionate about movies, travelling and photography.

7 Amazing Facts about the Brain You Need to Know

By | 2017-11-21T20:28:52+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

As you already know, the human mind is a very interesting thing. Here are some amazing facts about the brain backed by studies. While you utilize your brain on a daily basis, you must remember that the human brain is not fully understood. A significant amount of research has been put into this specific subject, [...]

3 Ways the Invasion of Privacy Takes Place Today through Current Technology

By | 2017-11-12T13:07:04+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

You may not be aware of that, but the invasion of privacy takes place every day in the modern world. Current technologies have made it possible to happen. Imagine there were people watching and listening to you every moment of every day. From when you woke up in the morning, during your commute to work, [...]

How a Good Night’s Sleep Is Crucial for Mental Health and Cognitive Performance

By | 2017-11-01T13:37:42+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Multiple studies show that good night’s sleep is essential for maintaining one’s mental health and cognitive functions in shape. It used to be that sleeping was associated with weakness or attributed to being boring. How many times have you heard the sayings, "sleep is for the weak" or "I'll sleep when I'm dead!" Sage advice? [...]

Sleep Research Reveals Scary and Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know about Sleep

By | 2017-09-26T19:38:54+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Sleep research studies a thing we all do every night – sleeping. You will be surprised to learn that there is much more to this ordinary activity than you thought. There are only two things that happen on an average day: sleep, and everything else. And, since we spend our waking lives thinking about everything [...]

How to Deal with a Difficult Boss and Cope in a Toxic Work Environment

By | 2017-05-06T15:46:09+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Working for a difficult boss may be tough. Here are some tips on how to deal with toxic people in your workplace. We spend much of our waking moments engaged in work-related activities. For most of us, we work in an office environment in which we have a superior. If we’re lucky, our bosses are [...]

4 Natural Healing Solutions That Have Proven Health Benefits

By | 2017-04-05T13:03:31+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

More and more people nowadays turn to natural healing methods when seeking help for their health issues. The healthcare industry is made up of millions of people who use countless medications and treatments in an effort to heal others. As we live longer and longer the industry keeps growing bigger. But what if you already [...]

Cryogenic Freezing: the Present and Future of This Futuristic Technology

By | 2017-03-27T19:31:02+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|

Science fiction has long been enthralled with the concept of cryogenic freezing. The genre has used it to facilitate space exploration, dystopian futures, and the machinations of criminal masterminds. Unfortunately, the reality has been somewhat underwhelming due to the limitations of the technology. With that said, 2017 promises to be an exciting time for science [...]

Like Dark Humour? Psychology Reveals Something Interesting about You

By | 2017-03-17T14:30:57+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

  ‘Gallows’ or dark humour? What is it? How does it slantingly crawl in or out, leaving a grease of slime, staining some souls? When there are painful events, unpleasant or serious matters that get dipped in iced flavoring that is satirically punched, it is considered ‘gallows’ humour. Disease, death, war and crime dipped in [...]