Uncommon Science

Recent scientific findings and technological advances. Interesting facts and controversial theories about Human, Earth and the Universe

10 Things That Cause Short-Term Memory Loss (and You Probably Do Them Every Day)

By | 2017-05-29T17:49:46+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

You've probably experienced embarrassing moments because of short-term memory loss. It's awkward when you can't remember someone's name when you met only ten minutes earlier. It's also frustrating to find the keys that you put away only five minutes before. You can avoid these situations if you know what causes short-term memory loss. You may [...]

How to Control the Amygdala of Your Brain to Turn off Your Anxiety

By | 2017-05-28T22:06:59+00:00 May 28th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Is there a possibility that you can turn off your anxiety? The part of the brain called the amygdala can function like a power switch, studies show. Most people like to think that depression is a sadness, but in reality, it is about a terrible emotional pain that includes difficulties with concentration and memory.  Anxiety has [...]

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 [...]

5 Classic Horror Movies That Have Changed the Way We Think

By | 2017-05-25T23:39:21+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Since the beginning of filmmaking, horror fiction has always been popular. In many ways, classic horror movies have changed our perception of the world. The genre of horror has given mankind a new outlook on their fears. Classic horror movies of the past few decades have brought our worst nightmares to life. They have given [...]

The Hare Psychopathy Checklist with 20 Most Common Traits of a Psychopath

By | 2017-05-25T23:40:57+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Here is an adapted version of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist, which can help you find out that someone you know might be a psychopath. The term ‘psychopath’ was first coined in the mid- to late 1800s, and comes from the Greek psykhe and pathos, which mean ‘sick mind’ or ‘suffering soul.’ In those days, psychopathy [...]

10 Weird Things That Make You Look Smart, According to Science

By | 2017-05-29T03:59:41+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , |

Most people want to look smart in front of others. Science reveals some weird things that can actually make you appear more intelligent. Everybody tries to look smart and seem like the perfect conversationalist who can discuss anything under the sun. No one knows everything. But what if someone told you that a few simple [...]

What Is Brain Fog and How to Get Rid of It Naturally

By | 2017-05-23T22:00:24+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Brain fog can easily prevent you from enjoying life and its offerings. Learn how to recognize and get rid of it naturally. Have you ever felt a little foggy in your head? Or having difficulty in remembering things that happened in your life? If yes, you may be in a common situation happening to many [...]

10 Signs of Spiritual Illness (and How to Heal Them)

By | 2017-05-22T18:03:52+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Many illnesses have their roots in our spiritual wellbeing. A spiritual illness affects us physically, but to cure it, we may need to work on our spiritual health. From a spiritual point of view, illness comes from an imbalance in our lives. It can often be a result of unhealthy beliefs we have picked up about [...]

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