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What Is Primacy Effect and How It Messes with Your Memory & Perception

By |2019-06-12T18:04:49+03:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

Ever wondered why you remember some things and other things are quickly forgotten? Well, this could be due to the primacy effect. The science behind the primacy effect is simple yet complicated to navigate. I’ve recognized the characteristics of this effect many times in my life. This curious state of mind works in a valuable [...]

27 Types of Dreams about Animals and What They Mean

By |2019-05-19T20:02:35+03:00May 19th, 2019|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are many theories as to why we dream, but dreams about animals are particularly interesting. We use animals in our everyday lives to describe certain aspects of human behaviour. For example, we ‘horse’ around with our friends when we have fun, we call a person a ‘snake’ if we don’t trust them, and someone [...]

4 Ways Social Conditioning Secretly Affects Your Behaviors and Decisions

By |2019-05-15T15:49:09+03:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We all like to think we have free will and make our own decisions in life, but in actual fact, we are programmed at an early age by social conditioning. Social conditioning is a set of rules and behavior dictated to us by society. It’s very easy to see how we as individuals can be [...]

What Do Dreams about Driving a Car Mean and How to Interpret Them?

By |2019-04-14T17:33:15+03:00April 14th, 2019|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Dreams about driving a car can be wonderfully exhilarating or extremely frightening. It all depends on the context. If you were driving a car in your dream and it’s stuck in your mind, it could be a sign from your subconscious. As to why we dream? There are many theories. Freud was the first to [...]

How Word Choice and Language Use Vary among Different Personality Types

By |2019-04-09T17:53:49+03:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Is it possible to tell your personality from the language you use? You’d be surprised how your word choice reveals your character. We know how powerful language can be, but how does it vary amongst personalities? Furthermore, can we tell someone’s personality simply by their word choice? Do open-minded people use more liberal phrases for [...]

What Do Flying Dreams Mean and How to Interpret Them?

By |2019-04-02T19:49:47+03:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

If you are reading this, you probably have flying dreams and want to know what they mean. This comes as no surprise since dreams about flying are pretty common and are in the top 10 most popular dreams. I remember as a child having a weird flying dream. I was a dog driving a flying [...]

How to Overcome Low Self-Esteem: 4 Techniques That Really Work

By |2019-03-31T15:08:50+03:00March 31st, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Self-esteem is something everyone suffers from in their life - some more than others. Yet, few people know how to overcome low self-esteem or make any effort to learn to. Instead, most people tend to believe that every thought their mind tells them is the truth and thus let their negative thinking rule them. The [...]

How Internet Slang Changes the Way We Think, Write and Speak

By |2019-03-24T20:34:04+03:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is no doubt that our language is a powerful tool. As is the internet. So how does internet slang affect us? We spend a great deal of time on the internet. As such, the internet has seen some significant changes in our lives. And so does internet slang. Posting a letter seems ridiculously slow [...]