Andrea Krahn

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A Weird Psychological Cure For Back Pain And Tiredness

Back pain treatment could also help treat depression, fatigue and common digestive disorders.• Try one of PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy …

Writers recommend great books you've (probably) never heard of

A new book app is challenging the notion that reading “well” necessarily means falling back on the same old classics, from Trollope to Tolstoy. Each week, Alexi, a “digital book club”, turns to writers for inspiration, asking them to rout out hidden gems which are then offered to members to read on …

It's a mod, mod world: See some of our favorite Midcentury Modernism photos

It's a mod, mod world.<p>Led by visionary architects such as Walter Gropius, John Lautner, Richard Neutra, and Le Corbusier, the groundbreaking designs that defined the Modernist movement (1930s-1960s), are characterized by sleekly styled minimalism and a notable absence of ornamentation.<p>Homes built …

Writing Is Facing Your Deepest Fears and Failures

Writing is facing your deepest fears and all your failures, including how hard it is to write a lot of the time and how much you loathe what you’ve …

iOS 11 lets you scan a router’s QR code to quickly join a network

Apple has added yet another new feature to make configuring wireless networks on iOS even easier. As first noticed by u/EzDzO on Reddit, iOS 11 users will be able to use the native camera app to scan a router’s QR code and quickly get connected.<p>Built into iOS 11’s native camera is a QR code reader. …

The Five Apps For The Best Summer Photography

Summer means road trips, barbecues, vacations, and, therefore, photos. Piles and piles of photos. If you want yours to stand out from the flood of others, or you want your Instagram to be that much better, try these five apps.<p><b>VSCO</b><p>Think of VSCO as a fancier, more powerful version of Instagram’s app. …

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Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

Emulating Film Looks and Analyzing Your Color Grading

When I first started out, I always used to see color that I wanted to replicate. It seemed there was some magic preset or tool that helped. There …

You Might Have To Break Up With Your Parent(s) To Live Your Best Life

If you read that headline, and your first thought was something along the lines of:<p><i>Are you kidding? They birthed you, and raised you, and did the</i> …

It has a reputation as a party drug, but some patients say it has transformed their lives after no other treatments helped<p>When depression takes hold of Helen it feels like she is drowning in a pool of water, unable to swim up to the world above. The 36-year-old former nurse has had mental health …

Depression

Mental Health Resources for Teens

Taking the first step in seeking support for any issues you’re dealing with deserves major props: It’s brave, it’s smart, and it’s an act of self-love. For adults, it can be tricky to navigate what those next steps are, and it can be even tougher for teens.<p>What if you’re afraid to talk to your …

Mental Health

Outdoor Fire Pit Seating Ideas That Blend Looks And Function In Crazy Ways

Having a fire pit out in the backyard is simply genius. It gives you the perfect entertainment setting for outdoor. The fire pit is an excellent …

Productivity Is All About Mastering These 4 Mental Tricks, According to Psychologists | Inc.com

My family and I recently celebrated the life of my grandmother. While reminiscing, I ran across a yearbook from her senior year of high school. Next to everyone's picture was a section where they could indicate future ambitions upon graduation. Next to hers was something that I would have never …

Time Management

A new J.R.R. Tolkien book hits shelves, 100 years after it was conceived

Good news for "Lord of the Rings" fans: A new book by J.R.R. Tolkien hit shelves Thursday, a century after the fantasy author first started working on it.<p>"Beren and Lúthien," a story that Tolkien recounted in a chapter of his posthumously published "The Silmarillion," was edited by his son …

Chronic nerve pain: Sensory neurons switch roles to transmit pain signals

Breaking research, published in the journal <i>Science</i>, demonstrates that touch-sensitive nerves switch teams and generate pain in chronic pain …

Neuroscience

Your Brain Is Trying to Show You The Future - And It Might Save Your Life

We're living in fast-forward.<p>Our brains are pretty good at filling in the blanks when it comes to our sense of perception - often to the point we …

Where Art Thou, ‘Cardenio’? Shakespeare’s Lost Play

Inspired by 'Don Quixote,' Shakespeare's 'Cardenio' is believed to have been performed in 1612. But all written copies of the comedic drama have been …

Literature

6 Lessons I’ve Learned After Shooting All the Expensive Cameras

Dear friend, I want to write you a letter about the lessons I’ve learned after shooting pretty much all the expensive cameras out there. 1. If your …

Virtual reality technology is making great advances, but it has also helped popularise a theory long debated by philosophers and now gaining supporters in Silicon Valley – that the outside world is itself a simulation<p>Have you ever wondered if life is not exactly what it’s cracked up to be? OK, …

Singularity

Buddhist Monk Breaks the Scales of Brain Activity While Meditating in a Laboratory

Mattheui Ricard is a writer and a photographer, but he is also a Buddhist Monk who has spent countless hours meditating. He describes meditation as …

Hillbillies who code: the former miners out to put Kentucky on the tech map

As Highway 119 cleaves through the mountains of eastern Kentucky, exposed bands of black gold stretch on for miles – come get us if you can, they tease. And for years, miners did: they had good employment that earned them upwards of $70,000 a year and built a legacy of blue-collar pride in the …

Panama Canal

Retired marine was abruptly let go from position informing relevant White House officials about covert operations following clash with NSC official<p>When the history of Donald Trump’s war with the US intelligence community is written, the name of the conflict’s first casualty is unlikely to be …

Donald Trump

Google may be quietly tracking everywhere you go — here's how to turn it off

You probably don't know the answers to these questions — but Google might.<p>How? It's thanks to a feature nestled away in your Google account called Location History. If you care about your privacy, you should probably check it out.<p>Location History is exactly what it sounds like: It's a comprehensive …

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Increased spontaneous MEG signal diversity for psychoactive doses of ketamine, LSD and psilocybin

Altmetric: 841<p>Citations: 8<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Michael M. Schartner<br>• , Robin L. Carhart-Harris<br>• , Adam B. Barrett<br>• , Anil K. Seth<br>• & Suresh D. …

First evidence for higher state of consciousness found

Scientific evidence of a 'higher' state of consciousness has been found in a study led by the University of Sussex.<p>Neuroscientists observed a …

Teenage Photographer Captures Life In Hong Kong In The 1950s

Street photography is nothing like shooting in the studio, because you're capturing life in the moment and shooting from a bystander's perspective …

This camera captures crazy detail with no long lens - Futurity

Speckles and lasers, not a long lens, let a prototype camera take detailed micron-resolution images of faraway objects—like a fingerprint or a $2 …

Women in Photography: 34 Voices From Around the World

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Why do some of us find it easier to forgive? Neuroscience sheds light

Whether we condemn the villain in a movie or feel that somebody has wronged us personally, many of us make moral judgments on a daily basis. From a …

Experts say findings are ‘astounding’ and could help understand the purpose of dreams and predict whether people are dreaming<p>Scientists have unpicked the regions of the brain involved in dreaming, in a study with significant implications for our understanding of the purpose of dreams and of …

Consciousness