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Breath Counting Meditation: How to Build Mental Power

So let me introduce you to Breath Counting Meditation. This is an ancient mental training technique traditionally used by monks to build their power of concentration. First, we have to learn Abdominal Breathing.<p>You know what's funny? Nearly everything we buy or use comes with instructions. Not just …

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17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

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The Masters 2016: how do you become a member at Augusta, the most exclusive golf club in the world?

Staged at the Augusta National Country Club each year, the Masters is the world's premier golf major in the sporting calendar.<p>Not only is Augusta one of the most beautiful courses in the world, it is also the most iconic. From Amen Corner thorough to Eisenhower Pine; every inch of the 18-hole …

Howard The Duck arrives in Marvel Puzzle Quest

Howard The Duck has taken over comics and even movies…and now he’s taking over mobile gaming. EW can exclusively announce that beginning April 7 in a …

Can you see the hidden images in this tricky vision test? (Flip Cards)

Sometimes optical illusions mess with our heads and make us question everything we know, and things get weird. Other times they tell us something …

Best DSLR Cameras to buy in 2016

Photography is passion and a hobby for many. It is both an art and a science. It captures moments in a beautiful way and helps you to appreciate the …

Travel Photography Tips For Beginners

<b>Choosing a camera.</b><p>You’re going travelling and you need a camera. Or, you just need a camera for any situation, including travel. Possibly. …

How many people are in this photo?

Another optical illusion is frustrating viewers and dividing internet opinion.<p>An image posted to Instagram by Swiss photographer Tiziana Vergari …

'Masters of Illusion' magicians perform in Portland

Prepare to be amazed, by illusions, sleight of hand, escapes, and more. Four magicians are coming to Portland to perform for one night only.<p>Masters …

This Optical Illusion Reveals How Stressed You Are in 2 Seconds!

When you think your day’s going just fine, it’s there, creeping up behind you.<p>When you’re snuggled in front of that television and your brain’s …

5 Challenges of Freethought

Keeping an open mind may be one of the hardest things a human being can do. Our brains are wired to categorize and seek out patterns. As social …

Aristotle, Metacognition, and Why You Should Think About Thinking

Thinking about thinking. Sounds a bit convoluted, but the premise is an intriguing one.<p>Understanding how we think, why we think, and using that …

How Emotions Can Support Critical Thinking

Ask “what role should emotions play in critical thinking?” and you get an unsurprising response from almost everywhere: They shouldn’t. This response …

Rules for the Direction of the Mind: Descartes’s 12 Timeless Tenets of Critical Thinking

“We ought to give the whole of our attention to the most insignificant and most easily mastered facts, and remain a long time in contemplation of them until we are accustomed to behold the truth clearly and distinctly.”<p>In the late 1620s, about a decade before he coined <i>Cogito ergo sum</i> (“I think, …

Critical Thinking, Science, & Pseudoscience – Lack and Rousseau Nail It!

Critical Thinking, Science, & Pseudoscience – Lack and Rousseau Nail It!<p>April 2, 2016 by Jonathan MS Pearce<p>Caleb Lack is a good friend of mine. …

Quickies: Snarky Responses to Things Men Say, Movie Review of “Vaxxed”, and the Failure of “High/Low Functioning” Labels

• Is There Wood Pulp In That Parmesan? How Scientists Sniff Out Food Fraud – “Earlier this year, Wal-Mart was sued for stocking tubs of Parmesan cheese …

10 Soulistic ways to get past a breakup

<i>We have all been there; that place where no one wants to be. We go from being part of a couple to suddenly being alone. For some of us, it becomes</i> …

I Went on an Orgasm Course to Find Out What’s Left to Learn about the Clitoris

According the the people behind "Orgasmic Meditation", no eye contact and a lubed-up hand in a glove are key.<p>Full disclosure: sex ed was awful and inaccurate at my all-girls' school. I remember that our biology teacher said that when a man (and only a man) climaxed, it was called "achieving …

#1 Positive Thinking & Self Help Community

HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY More HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY<p>weight loss<p>Read More<p>8 Ways to Lose Weight That Don’t Require …

If you struggle to meditate, try this

I was on vacation last week, and I spent a few days in Cape Cod. In March, it's a gray place. Most of the things that make it "the Cape" in the eyes of folks who visit in the summer — the warm weather, the clam shacks, the traffic — are absent. Rather than being a tourist paradise, it's just a …

When Gratitude and Mindfulness Really Count

The people who threw me under the bus can think whatever they want about me, but here's the thing. At the end of the day, THEY don't define me. I do. I know my value. I know my worth. I know what I bring to the table when I work with a great group of people and am truly engaged.<p>A few weeks ago I …

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