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8 Stephen Hawking Quotes about Life, Humanity and the World

By | 2018-04-15T17:02:50+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Physics & Natural Sciences, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , |

While Stephen Hawking's death on the 14 March 2018 saddened the whole world, his life has been an inspiration in so many ways. The following Stephen Hawking quotes sum up his attitudes to science, life, the universe, relationships and living with a disability. Before we present our list of inspirational Stephen Hawking quotes, let's talk about [...]

People with Rh-Negative Blood Type Could Have Alien Origins, Controversial Theory Claims

By | 2018-04-08T01:03:08+00:00 April 7th, 2018|Categories: Extraterrestrials & UFOs, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , |

Have you ever felt that you never really belonged in this world? Do you have a fascination with space and the universe? Do you feel that you have some sort of mission in life to seek the truth and help mankind? Do you also have Rh-negative blood? Before we go any further, it is important [...]

The Stoned Ape Theory Offers an Unconventional View of Human Evolution

By | 2018-01-16T20:10:43+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Stoned Ape Theory was founded by none other than the American author, lecturer, ethnobotanist and psychonaut Terence Kemp McKenna. Before we discuss the Stoned Ape Theory itself, let’s talk about its author. Terence McKenna was born on November 16, 1946, and died on April 3, 2000. He had a hobby of fossil hunting in [...]

Humans Express Only Four Primary Emotions, Study Finds

By | 2018-01-13T15:51:48+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

A recent study has found that we express just four primary emotions.  It also revealed some remarkable evolutionary mechanisms behind our emotions. Human beings are extraordinary creatures as we are the only species that express our emotions through our facial expressions. It is generally accepted that there are six primary emotions, as first proposed by [...]

The Effects of Anxiety and Fear on the Brain: What Exactly Happens When We Are Afraid or Worried

By | 2018-01-17T22:40:51+00:00 April 16th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

What does science say about the effects of anxiety and fear on the brain? What happens on the physiological level when we experience these nasty sensations? From a religious perspective, fear is a product of ignorance. People are not aware of their true nature. They don’t know that they are not dying. They don’t disappear; [...]

The Sahara Desert May Have Been Created by Early Humans, Study Suggests

By | 2017-04-04T18:17:08+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Earth, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Majestic in its sandy beauty, the Sahara Desert has always been an iconic image of the beauty and power of nature. Even though difficult to imagine, just a mere 12,000 years ago, the endless heat and lifeless sands were a vibrant resort filled with lakes, grassland and rain. With this in mind, it's not surprising [...]

People Change Drastically During Their Lifetime, a 63-Year-Long Study Has Revealed

By | 2018-01-17T22:33:41+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Do people change that much between teenage years and old age? Yes, they do, and you might be surprised by the difference! Remember seeing that friend from high school and noticing how much he's changed? Maybe not, maybe you happened to see someone who hadn’t transformed at all. Well, if those high school friends are [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Worry about Being Normal in a Sick Society

By | 2017-08-27T00:22:46+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Many of us struggle with the idea of being normal. But if it's actually society that's not normal, we can let go and find our own path to happiness. Our society has certain expectations of people. This is often nothing to do with the health and well-being of the general population. Rather, it is because [...]