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Shakespeare was massive stoner known as 'Chilliam Bakespeare', claim historians

<b>William Shakespeare was a massive stoner known to friends as ‘Chilliam Bakespeare’, historians have claimed today.</b><p>The claims emerged after a huge …

17 Things That Happen When You Have An Anxious Mind But A Laid Back Personality

There’s really no such thing as having an “anxious mind.” There is only having your anxiety fueled by your thoughts (which is something that everyone …

Revealing the secret behind Gayatri mantra

OPEN TO OPINION<p>Most probably, the first god that humans recognised and worshipped was the sun.<p>LIFE<p>| Commonsense Karma | 5-minute read | …

This Breathing Exercise Can Help You Stay Focused At Work

Think you know how to breathe? Think again. Here’s a method to help you keep calm and carry on.<p>What if there were something you could do right this minute to improve how engaged, productive, and creative you are at work? As it turns out, there is, and you’re already doing it—breathing.<p>Breathing …

The Long And Twisted Path To Productivity

We need to work harder to connect discovery, innovation and transformation. Productivity never comes easy, but it can come a lot faster. Related …

Physics Behind the Akashic Records and Stress on the Mental Body

<b>Can modern science help us understand what is behind an esoteric term “akashic records” and how it is related to what most people know as their</b> …

Facebook's Aquila Aircraft, Which Can Beam Data At 10Gb/s Using Laser Beams, Is Complete

Earlier today, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company had completed construction on its first, full-scale aircraft, dubbed Aquila. Facebook has talked about Aquila before—it’s essentially a solar-powered, unmanned aircraft that can beam data to the ground using lasers, while …

Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men

On the Road<p><i>by Jack Kerouac –</i> Considered the magnum opus of the beat generation this is the novel of living beyond society, outside of the law, in a …

Is The Singularity Truly Near? A Deeper Look Into Synthetic Life Forms

I'm in!<p>Watching the new AMC series Humans and Mr. Robot, and considering my reaction to Ex Machina, I thought it might be worthwhile to investigate …

What photographing 100 pairs of naked breasts taught me about women

<b>Warning: article contains nudity: Laura Dodsworth has photographed and interviewed 100 topless women - from streakers to Holocaust survivors and Buddhist nuns - for her new book Bare Reality. Here, she tells Claire Cohen how it's changed her forever</b><p><i>Video courtesy Laura Dodsworth</i><p>“You can’t judge a …

ScienceCasts: Summer Blue Moon

30 Quotes From Buddha For Wisdom and Peace

How many times have you said to yourself that you’re going to do something but you end up not following through with it because you weren’t motivated …

Motivation

There is something very, very strange going on inside the heads of people using this fast-acting psychedelic

Aliens? Elves? Cosmic elder gods? All three?<p>Have you encountered stick men, machine elves or other discarnate entities while tripping brains on DMT? If so, you're not alone. The use of the powerful, fast-acting psychedelic dimethyltriptamine (DMT) generates reports of such entities on a regular …

12 Surprising Ways to Improve Your Focus When You Have ADHD

It’s frustrating, isn’t it? You have trouble filtering information. You constantly feel scattered. You can’t seem to manage and plan your time …

20 Funny Things Everyone Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

What does being “smart” look like to you?<p>Hanging out at the library, nose buried in books? Staying up late into the night programming the next killer …

Startups

Get Out of Your Own Light: Aldous Huxley on Who We Are, the Trap of Language, and the Necessity of Mind-Body Education

“In all the activities of life, from the simplest physical activities to the highest intellectual and spiritual activities, our whole effort must be to get out of our own light.”<p><b>Aldous Huxley</b> endures as one of the most visionary and unusual minds of the twentieth century — a man of strong …

Our Highest Selves?

Brain technology is about to radically change the way we live and work<p>At Stanford University in the 1960s, two research labs on opposite ends of the …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Insightful Books Steve Jobs Would Have Recommended

It’s been said again and again that Steve Jobs was a visionary, but it wasn’t because he focused only on growing Apple and designing the iPhone. How …

Sounds True Presents: Body and Mind are One, Part 1

Kelly McGonigal: How to Turn Stress Into an Advantage

About this presentationIn her book, <i>The Upside of Stress</i>, McGonigal asks, “If you could choose how stressful tomorrow will be, would you hope for a …

This Steve Jobs quote perfectly sums up the key to success

Jobs held a staff meeting and explained the role passion would play in revitalizing the brand:<p>The simple phrase — "people with passion can change the world" — holds the secret to entrepreneurial success.<p>Nearly a decade later, in 2005, Jobs returned to the theme in his famous commencement speech at …

Creative Minds: Meet a Theoretical Neuroscientist

Sean EscolaMost neuroscientists make their discoveries in a traditional laboratory or clinical setting. Sean Escola, a theoretical neuroscientist at …

12 Books You Should Steal From Steve Jobs' Bookshelf (or Just Buy for Yourself)

Toward the end of his life, Steve Jobs was open to the idea of an afterlife. Not long after his untimely death, a Buddhist sect claimed that Jobs had …

The 38 coolest startups in Silicon Valley

But which are the coolest?<p>Pulled from our recently published Silicon Valley 100 list, meet the coolest startups in Silicon Valley.<p>All the companies on this list are private tech companies that have raised venture-capital funding.

A Curated List of Awesome Machine Learning Frameworks, Libraries and Softwares - MoData

Link to Joseph Misiti (click on this link to get to the page with the full set of hyperlinks): A curated list of awesome Machine Learning frameworks, …

Machine Learning