Amanda Latchaw

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The Scientific Reasons Why Introverts And Extroverts Are Different

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>I’m standing in the crowd in front of the stage at the small gritty music club. My two friends—both extroverts—are on either side of me, swaying along with the crooning Indie singer and smiling. I was having fun for a while, but now I’m ready to head home …

Psychology

Earth stole water and more from the young Moon

Earth may have stolen away water that would otherwise have gone to the moon.<p>New research suggests that after the impact that formed the Earth and its moon, our planet may have snatched up easily vaporized material known as volatiles, including water and other molecules. As the newly formed moon …

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

General relativity at 100

In November 1915, Albert Einstein put the finishing touches on his radical reinvention of space, time, gravity and the Universe itself. Throughout …

Physics

Relativity's Long String of Successful Predictions

When he unveiled his general theory of relativity, Albert Einstein wasn’t exactly met with applause. Almost no one else could do the math necessary …

Physics

The Sacral Chakra: The Key to Creativity and Sexuality

Creativity

Latest breaking news from Nigeria & world

Africa

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Do You Know Your 7 Chakras?

Want to know a little more about your 7 major energy centres?<p>Check out our Chakra infographic to learn each Chakra’s position, purpose, and how to …

Understanding the Significance of ‘OM’

“OM! This Imperishable Word is the whole of this visible universe. Its explanation is as follows: What has becOMe, what is becOMing, what will becOMe …

Spirituality

Universe A Matrix Computer Game Designed By Aliens, Say NASA

by Sean Adl-Tabatabai<b>British philosopher Nick Bostrom says he believes that the reality we perceive around us may be the product of a highly-advanced</b> …

Singularity

Sculpt a Head-Turning Butt with This 15-Minute Workout

Exercise 1 Squat to Press<p>Stand in the middle of a resistance band, feet hip-width apart, and hold the handles at shoulder height, palms facing forward. Slowly sit your hips back to lower into a squat <b>(A)</b>. Press through your heels to stand, and extend the handles directly overhead <b>(B)</b>. That's one rep. …

What If ‘God’ Is a Metaphor for Energy?

This article contains opinions which may be viewed as controversial. My intention is not to offend anybody, only to explain my beliefs in theology …

Why do we get sleep in our eyes?

Our eyes fill up with gunk as we sleep, but what is it? As Jason G Goldman discovers, the stuff has a more important job than it seems.<p>The first thing I do when I wake up each morning is look at the long list of notifications that have silently accumulated on my phone as I slept. The second thing I …

Marine Mammals

Does the language you speak change your view of the world?

Bilinguals get all the perks. Better job prospects, a cognitive boost and even protection against dementia. Now new research shows that they can also …

New Research Suggests That Our Universe Could Be a Giant Hologram

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?<p>As far as mind-melting ideas go, the 'hologram principle' is right up there. It predicts that, …

Quantum Mechanics

Why People See That Dress Differently: Your Brain Creates Its Own Color Palette

The most striking thing about the Dress That Ate The Internet is that no one has come up with a definitive explanation for why some people see the colors one way (white and gold) and others another (blue and black). The dress is actually blue and black, but most people don’t see the photo that way. …

InterAct

World War II Should Not Be Forgotten, Japan's Prince Naruhito Says

Japan’s Crown Prince has spoken about the need to “correctly” remember World War II in an extremely rare public statement that comes amid a chorus of calls to play down the country’s war crimes.<p>“It is important to look back on the past humbly and correctly,” Crown Prince Naruhito said during a …

Japan

How Can We Explain The Mystery Of Consciousness?

<i>Part 5 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> The Unknown Brain<p><b>About David Chalmers' TED Talk</b><p>Philosopher David Chalmers asks why humans have a sense of self, a constantly running movie full of sensation and internal chatter. He offers two ideas about the nature of consciousness.<p><b>About David Chalmers</b><p>David …

Consciousness

Getting out of my mind: drugs, yoga, meditation & me.

Pull up a comfy chair my friend, I’m going to tell you a story.<p><b>Once upon a time there was a strait-laced middle class girl completely opposed to</b> …

The Ultimate Guide To Meditation

Meditation. What is it? We’ve all heard of it. Maybe you’ve tried it a few times, or if you’re truly dedicated to it, you do it every day. Meditation …