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Blindsight: One of the Weirdest and Most Mysterious Phenomena of the Mind

By |2018-09-05T23:05:11+00:00August 26th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

When is it possible to see without looking? When a person suffers from blindsight. Blindsight is a bit of an oxymoron, I mean, if you’re blind, how is it possible to see at the same time? In order to understand the condition of blindsight, we have to explore how the brain actually processes visual information. [...]

Ever Feel Like Being Watched? Science Reveals Why and How It Happens

By |2018-09-05T23:09:57+00:00August 19th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do you ever feel like you are being watched? Ever had a sudden tingling feeling at the back of your neck? You have an unnerving sensation of being watched. Nonetheless, when you look around, there’s no one there? It's unsettling to think that someone is watching you. Some of you might put it down to [...]

Schema Therapy and How It Takes You to the Root of Your Anxieties and Fears

By |2018-09-05T23:25:00+00:00August 4th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Schema therapy was developed as a way to treat patients with longstanding problems that hadn’t responded to other therapeutic methods. Designed to help people with deeply-rooted personality disorders, schema therapy uses a mixture of: Cognitive-behavioural therapy Psychodynamic therapy Attachment theory Gestalt therapy “Schema therapy thus developed into a modality that sees clients understand why [...]

5 Existential Questions with Two Possible Answers (and Both Are Terrifying)

By |2018-09-06T00:06:00+00:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Existential questions have tortured human minds for millennia. Who are we? Where do we come from? What is the purpose of our existence? If you are a deep thinker, you have probably asked yourself these and other existential questions. We are the only species on Earth that wonder about the existence. Unfortunately, these queries rarely [...]

Spiritual Wisdom Comes with Understanding These 6 Uncomfortable Truths

By |2018-09-06T00:08:54+00:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

There are different types of wisdom which influence and guide us through our daily lives. Many of us are familiar with these levels of learning. However, spiritual wisdom may take time and huge amounts of effort to understand. I’m sure you’ve heard people talk about the differences between wisdom and intellect. There are also variances [...]

How to Perform Chakra Balancing Meditation to Awaken Your Body’s Spiritual Centers

By |2018-09-06T00:22:02+00:00June 2nd, 2018|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our chakras are energy centers in our body where the spiritual energies and physical energies meet. Sometimes these energy centers can become blocked or overactive. To restore balance to your chakras, try this chakra balancing meditation. It will leave you peaceful, energized and connected. Before we talk about performing chakra balancing meditation, let's have [...]

5 Mind Control Techniques Used by the Media to Evoke the Worst in Us

By |2018-09-18T23:25:50+00:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

When you think of mind control techniques, do you envisage some shady government agent in an unknown location, using dodgy methods for evil manipulation? It appears that this is quite a common first reaction. The truth, in fact, is a lot more subtle, and disturbing. The mass media have been long using various mind control [...]

How Solar Storms Affect Human Consciousness and Wellbeing

By |2018-09-18T23:47:09+00:00March 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

You may be surprised to learn that solar storms can affect your emotional health and consciousness. However, scientific studies confirm the link between solar activity and our physical and emotional wellbeing. A solar storm or eruption is a massive explosion in the Sun's atmosphere, which can release even more than 6 × 1025 J of [...]