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24 Interesting Facts about ‘Inception’ that you probably never knew

Inception was a movie that blew everyone’s mind away. The amazing concepts of controlling your dreams, being able to enter other people’s dream …

8 books you must read to become a better writer

All good writers know the best way to improve your writing is to write. And the second best way?<p>Study the craft.<p>Reading books can take you farther  —  and faster  — on your journey toward becoming a better writer. For a few dollars and a few hours of your time, you can absorb the strategies and …

40 Good Habits for Students to Practise Every Day

Why are some students more successful than others?While there are many possible reasons, it often comes down to one thing . . .Good habits.Students …

Cultivating Charisma: 3 Tips For Becoming A More Influential Leader

When it comes to leadership skills, charisma is perhaps the most misunderstood. Many people hold the false belief that charisma is something you’re born with, a trait that cannot be developed or cultivated. In reality, anyone can learn to cultivate charisma, motivate their team, and become a more …

Body Language

9 Things Successful People Do When They Meet Someone

These steps that can put you in control of the results in any first encounter.<p>Preparing for meetings is critical, whether you're having them internally or doing a deal with a critical partner. It's no less important to prepare for a first meeting with anyone.<p>You never know in advance the roles you …

Success

You can't explain the Iraq War without talking about oil

But then again, the commander of the USCENTCOM during the Iraq War, General John Abizaid, came to see things rather differently: "Of course [the Iraq war] is about oil, we can't deny that."<p>So what part did oil really play in the Iraq War? Various members of the US and UK administrations have …

India's Finest Female Graffiti Artist - Kajal Singh in an Exclusive Interview

July 10, 2016<p>Studied Photography at IED in Milan, Italy. Passionate about art, frequent visitor of exhibitions, Widewalls photography specialist and …

Is this square moving? This amazing illusion will hurt your brain

The winner of the 2016 Illusion of the Year has been crowned and it may just leave you a little confused.<p>Take a look at the illusion below and it may appear as if the square is moving, however it’s not actually moving at all.<p>make animated gifs like this at MakeaGif<p>The Motion Integration Unleashed …

GIF Animations

Interesting Facts About Dreams You Probably don't know

Dreaming is one of the most interesting experiences in our lives. Every human no matter what they claim see dreams. Only people suffering from …

4 Proven Secrets to Easily Improve Your Body Language

What is your body language telling others about you?<p>Last week I wrote about how to read other people (you can check that out here.) But being able to …

Wake Forest University

This square isn’t actually rotating. Here’s why.

Many people think of their eyes as operating like a movie camera – capturing everything that happens in front of them and then projecting those images back into the dark room that is the brain.<p>But scientists say that metaphor isn’t accurate. Our brains don’t just watch a rolling film of everything …

Neurophilosophy

How Psychedelic Drugs Could Help Treat Addiction

Several studies are exploring whether drugs such as magic mushrooms could treat addiction to everything from cigarettes to cocaine.<p>Psychedelic drugs have been flirting with mainstream respectability lately, mainly thanks to scientific studies that have used them as tools to do things like …

Drug Addiction

Writing to Find Yourself and Free Your Deep Creativity

<i>“Writing is a path of profound self-awareness.”</i> Mark Matousek<p>How can writing help us learn more about who we are, and release more creativity? One …

Ferrari 458 Italia And Lambo Huracan Show Off Misha Designs Body-Kits

If you’re going to show off your new wide-body design for the Ferrari 458 Italia, bringing out a similarly-dressed Huracan seems like something the …

Sports Cars

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Shy Entrepreneurs Can Use the Power of Silence and More to Master Negotiating

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an introvert, you may feel like you have some disadvantages that your extroverted counterparts don’t have to deal with. However, this isn’t exactly true. In reality, you merely operate best under a different set of …

Self-help

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

These Exercises Will Help You Do More Pull-Ups

Pull-Ups build a strong back and biceps, and they even help create healthy shoulders. But for aesthetic reasons, athletes tend to focus on the …

Workouts

These Charming Optical Illusions Pop Off the Page | Monday Insta Illustrator

Don't look down.<p>Tricking the eye with illustration isn't difficult—it's a simple matter of looking up the techniques on YouTube. But doing it well, with imagination, charm, and panache, is another matter entirely. See the works of Ramon Bruin for inspiration on nailing the genre. Whether he's …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

14 Unexpected Moves That Work Your Abs Better Than Crunches

When it comes to bodyweight abs exercises, crunches aren't always the way to go. In fact, research has shown the classic crunch isn't even that …

Workouts

Science Says People Who Talk To Themselves Are Geniuses

In one study, psychologists Daniel Swigley and Gary Lupyan hypothesized that talking to yourself was actually beneficial. As it turns out, talking to …

10 public speaking mistakes successful people don't make

After interviewing successful professionals such as Guy Kawasaki, Nancy Duarte and Michael Port on my podcast, Improving Public Speaking, I have discovered what high achievers consider these mistakes to be.<p>The mistakes most professionals make in public speaking include:<p>When speaking in public, you …

Public Speaking

The Jesuit Priest Who Believed in God and the Singularity

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s ideas may have been ahead of his time.<p>In 1915, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was serving on the front lines of World War I. Somewhere in the blood, sweat, and death of never-ending trench warfare, Teilhard glimpsed something that would haunt him: the vast …

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Your Dreams

#5: Discover who the ‘strangers’ in your dreams really are<p>Scientists aren’t sure why we dream.<p>No one has cracked the “dream code” yet, says Patrick McNamara, Ph.D., a dream researcher and associate professor of neurology at Boston University. It’s still a mystery.<p>But scientists have discovered …

20 Lesser Known Psychological Facts That Will Make You Re-think Your Life

Neuroscience says that psychology has just made up words, conditions, and treatments without connecting them to reality, (neurological …

Seeing The World Like A 9-Year-Old

Earlier this week, I visited a fourth-grade class at the public school where I live. I try to go every year to different classes, from grade school to high school, to tell students about the universe.<p>The class had been studying the solar system, in particular the planets and their properties. The …

Hyperrealist Tattoos with an Italian Flair: Interview with Silvano Fiato

Inspired by classical Italian art and music, Silvano Fiato channels centuries of history into his hyperrealistic tattoos. His Eternal Tattoo Studio …

3 Habits of Remarkably Focused People

Want to have an edge over others and get more effective? Do these 3 things every day.<p>The ability to focus is a game-changer. The more laser-focused you are, the more you can get done, and the better the quality of your work will be. We all have the same 24 hours every day, but those who are focused …

Time Management

Creatures Morph into Minimalist Ink Crystals | Monday Insta Illustrator

These beasts are not what they seem.<p>Filipino ilustrator Kerby Rosanes' <i>Geometric Beasts</i> series imagines Earth's most majestic creatures breaking out from polygonal crystal chrysalises with a satisifying crackle. Whether you interpret it as a rise against humanity's tendancy to trap and impress …