• examples of sublimation

4 Examples of Sublimation That Demonstrate How It Works in Daily Life

By |2020-07-08T22:58:00+03:00January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

We all have thoughts and feelings which we know are 'not okay' by society's standards. It's a natural element of the human condition. What sets humans apart from animals is not a lack of animal impulses, but rather how we manage our animal impulses. One of the techniques we subconsciously use is sublimation. Following is [...]

  • Benefits of Handwriting

5 Benefits of Handwriting Compared to Typing, According to Science

By |2020-07-08T22:50:54+03:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

In the modern world, the prominence of smartphones, tablets, and computers means that we communicate via typing rather than the written word. The art of writing by hand is fast becoming a tradition of the past. Yet, according to science, handwriting benefits our brain in multiple ways. In this post, we explore the 5 benefits [...]

  • Christmas Spirit

7 Ways to Truly Tune into Christmas Spirit During the Holiday Season

By |2020-06-02T00:04:34+03:00December 24th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

The holidays are here again. Are you doing something fun or fulfilling this season? It's time to get into the Christmas spirit! It’s cold outside, but inside it’s cozy and warm, at least for the fortunate ones of us. The winter season is here and it’s brought one of our favorite holidays - Christmas. While [...]

  • famous people with Asperger’s

7 Famous People with Asperger’s Who Made a Difference in the World

By |2020-06-02T00:11:16+03:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Asperger’s is a common disorder that affects over 37 million people. However, some of those sufferers with Asperger's are famous people who have made a profound difference in the world. It can be a worry when someone we care about has something which makes them a little different. Asperger’s is a common mental disorder that [...]

  • Written Language Skills

How to Improve Your Written Language Skills with 13 Science-Backed Tips

By |2020-06-02T00:35:43+03:00December 11th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

I think the written language is underrated. Speaking is excellent, but well-written statements can get the point across even better at times. I call myself a writer, but boy, do I have a lot to learn. Every day of my life, I do learn new things about written language. Sometimes, I get frustrated during this [...]

  • benefits of boredom

6 Surprising Benefits of Boredom, Backed by Scientific Studies

By |2020-03-15T16:57:25+03:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

You may not remember the last time you were bored. Probably because many lifestyles barely give you the chance for breathing space let alone the opportunity to feel bored. However, scientific studies suggest that we may be missing out on the benefits of boredom which can facilitate greater productivity, imagination and better mental health. Let’s [...]

  • diffuse thinking

How to Practice Diffuse Thinking to Supercharge Your Creative Power

By |2020-06-09T22:53:54+03:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Focused thinking gets us straight to the point when trying to find an answer. With diffuse thinking, our creativity takes the lead. Both focused thinking and diffuse thinking have pros and cons. Both mindsets bring about quality results, just in different ways. It all depends on how creative you want to get with a project [...]

  • Weltschmerz

Weltschmerz: a Vague State That Affects Deep Thinkers (and How to Cope)

By |2020-06-11T13:53:09+03:00September 22nd, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Have you ever felt a deep sadness and frustration with the world and all the ugly things that are happening in it? You may have had weltschmerz. What Is Weltschmerz? The Definition and Origins Weltschmerz is a German word that literally means 'world' (welt) + 'pain' (schmerz) and defines an emotional state when someone is [...]