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Is Psychic Healing Real? The Science Behind Energy and Chakra Healing

By |2018-12-12T22:15:28+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Is psychic healing real? If so, can science explain how it works? Psychic healing works on the premise that our bodies are out of balance. As such, it aims to restore that balance with the power of touch. It helps if we think about disease being, quite literally, ‘dis-ease’, in that, we are not at [...]

3 Ways Environmental Problems Affect Your Intelligence, According to Science

By |2018-11-30T16:38:46+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Earth, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Is it really possible for environmental problems to alter our brain power? Quite possibly! Have you ever been too hot to work, or maybe even too cold? These are just a couple of examples of environmental problems leading to an impact on our daily lives and our productivity. But, science now says that there is [...]

New Phobia Treatment Revealed by a Study Could Make It Easier to Beat Your Fears

By |2018-11-22T15:06:48+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Having suffered from a phobia for most of my life, I’m always on the lookout for a new phobia treatment. The problem is, most treatments take time and prolonged exposure to the subject of the phobia. As a consequence, it’s much easier to walk away from this kind of treatment than try and keep on [...]

What’s the Deal with ASMR Videos? Or How Whispering Has Taken Over the Internet

By |2018-11-18T22:58:06+00:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Are you one of the millions of people that watch ASMR videos? Or, are you like me, and you’re not sure what all the fuss is about? ASMR videos split people into two camps; those that cannot do without it and those that find it intensely irritating. It has to be said, however, whether you [...]

What Is Confirmation Bias and 3 Signs Your Decisions Are Affected by It

By |2018-11-11T20:00:08+00:00November 11th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Confirmation bias. Is it just wishful thinking? What would you think if a friend stopped returning your calls? Would you think they were ignoring you? Would you think it was something you said, maybe something you did? Could it just be your own confirmation bias coming into play? Are you suffering from confirmation bias? What [...]

6 Non-Obvious Causes of Mood Swings You May Have Neglected

By |2018-11-09T15:07:28+00:00November 9th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Mood swings don’t just happen to those who suffer from mental illness. Sometimes mood swings come from something totally unexpected. Yes, I did suffer from mood swings throughout my life, and yes, it did mostly come from my mental disorders. But, let’s not blame everything on the faulty wiring in our brains. Well, at least [...]

Philosophy of Mind and 3 of Its Most Puzzling & Mind-Blowing Thought Experiments

By |2018-11-05T09:08:32+00:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Philosophy of Mind is the study of the relation between the mind and the body. As one of the oldest branches of philosophy, the Philosophy of Mind examines questions such as the nature of emotion, perception, memory, identity and death. The doctrine studies how we connect to the world around us. It attempts to answer [...]

Personality Change and 5 Things That May Cause It, According to Science

By |2018-11-23T21:20:42+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Once we reach a certain age, our identities are fixed and stable. I mean, there can’t be that many things that can cause a personality change, surely? Experts are challenging this train of thought. They now believe that a number of things can cause a personality change. For example, it is possible to alter [...]