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Why Emotional Awareness Is Important and How to Build It

By |2020-06-01T22:19:18+03:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Emotional awareness - or emotional intelligence - will not only connect you better to others but also to yourself. The ability to be aware of the emotions of others can go a long way in creating better connections. Being able to empathize with another person is at the cornerstone of building real intimacy and connection. [...]

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5 George Orwell’s 1984 Quotes That Ring a Bell in Society Today

By |2020-06-27T22:22:36+03:00March 21st, 2020|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , |

The world hasn’t changed a great deal and yet, it has. George Orwell's 1984 quotes can still apply to the political and social norms of today. George Orwell, also known as Eric Author Blair, wrote his famous novel '1984' as a way of shedding light on totalitarianism, or total authoritarianism. He strove to oust the [...]

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Known Unknowns vs Unknown Unknowns: Two Sides of Ignorance

By |2020-06-01T23:05:10+03:00March 14th, 2020|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

If I asked you how a CD worked, how confident would you feel in explaining it to me? Let’s say from 1-10? A 7, 8 perhaps? Okay, go on then, explain it, but in so much detail that I completely understand. Not so confident now? We’re talking about a phenomenon called known unknowns and unknown [...]

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5 Benefits of Slow Thinking, According to Science

By |2020-06-01T23:07:06+03:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

In a world where everything inexorably requires us to speed up, most people’s intuition tells them that being faster is better. However, according to research, our intuition may not always be as good as we think it is. Moreover, thinking slow may have several benefits over fast thinking in a variety of settings. In this [...]

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4 Most Interesting Theories of Intelligence in Psychology

By |2020-06-01T23:09:55+03:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Intelligence and how we gain it has been a puzzle for centuries, but there are four theories in psychology I think you’ll find most interesting. Psychologists have been trying to define intelligence for centuries, but many disagree on what intelligence really is. This has led to the development of many different psychological theories of intelligence [...]

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4 Psychological Skills Truly Smart People Have

By |2020-06-01T23:32:49+03:00February 19th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Some people just seem to sail through life, don’t they? They face problems with determination, successes with humility, and are just all-around likeable, smart and decent folk. Perhaps they are using psychological skills that we don’t know about? There are certainly lots of life hacks that people use in order to get ahead. For instance, [...]

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Mental Laziness Is More Common Than Ever: How to Overcome It?

By |2020-06-01T23:33:31+03:00February 16th, 2020|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

We live in a modern society where information is available constantly. We’re able to instantly access what’s going on in faraway countries and we can immediately see how millions of other people feel about it. This is causing more and more of us to develop mental laziness. Instead of thinking for ourselves, we’re allowing others [...]

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10 Things Parents of Genius Kids Should Do, a 45-Year Study Reveals

By |2020-06-01T23:35:12+03:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Education, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Parents all hope that their children will become the Albert Einsteins of the modern world. But raising genius kids takes quite a bit of effort. Bringing up a child prodigy is no mean feat. The task overwhelms a parent with both fear and wonder. How is a hassled parent to cope with a little brainiac? [...]