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It’s Time to Learn to Think Outside the Box: 6 Fun Practical Exercises

By |2018-12-11T18:46:35+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Everyone has had the advice to think outside the box but not what it means to do so, or even how to do it. As we get older, we can easily get stuck in a routine way of thinking and working. This can stunt our professional and personal growth because we stop learning new things [...]

7 Subtle Effects of Depression Most People Are Unaware of

By |2018-11-30T21:13:22+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There are some less known effects of depression few people are aware of. Depression doesn't always look like extreme sadness or hopelessness. Due to a fixed list of the symptoms and effects of depression promoted by the media, this disorder is becoming harder and harder to recognize without medical intervention. But is this image entirely [...]

6 Philosophical Thoughts That Will Shake Your Perception of the World

By |2018-11-26T17:52:17+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

As philosophy has expanded, so too have the philosophical thoughts which plague our existence. We are constantly wondering why we are here and what life means. In search of answers, great philosophers have developed their own philosophical thoughts to explain our existence and how we experience life. These philosophical thoughts have developed into schools of [...]

Why Do Life-Like Dolls, Robots and Zombies Seem Eerie to Us?

By |2018-11-26T14:34:57+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Hands up who is a fan of the Chucky films? How about I, Robot? If you answered yes, you might be in the minority. That’s because most of us find life-like dolls and robots disconcerting and unsettling. But why do life-like dolls, robots and zombies freak us out so much? Even new-born babies are predisposed [...]

3 Signs Your Right Hemisphere Is More Dominant and What It Means

By |2018-11-25T22:07:22+00:00November 25th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

If your right hemisphere is more dominant, you are probably also known as a creative brain! Do you prefer drawing to writing? Are you better with language than numbers? Does the phrase "creative brain" describe you? If so, then you are most likely to have a dominant right hemisphere - or what is known as [...]

Why Personal Boundaries Don’t Make Sense to Some People – Study Reveals

By |2018-12-12T13:56:25+00:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

These space invaders have no idea what personal boundaries are all about! But here are a few ways you can deal with them. We’ve all been there. We all know at least one person who doesn’t have any respect for personal boundaries, or space – or the people who set them. Sound familiar? You’re not [...]

Why You Need Reasoning Skills and 4 Science-Backed Ways to Develop Them

By |2018-11-18T17:00:16+00:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Your reasoning skills can often come in handy! Here’s how you can improve and develop them. The impact of reasoning skills in everyday life Reasoning skills provide fundamental tools for learning and general day to day life function. They provide a solid foundation for critical thinking for analysis and evaluation. Without reasoning skills, we would [...]

4 Child Development Stages According to Jean Piaget’s Theory

By |2018-11-26T14:36:59+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

The best way to understand child development stages would be through the Piaget's theory. It was created by Jean Piaget, a Swiss psychologist known for his work on child development stages. He is known as "the great pioneer of the constructivist theory of knowing". Along with Piaget's theory on children’s cognitive development, we shall look [...]