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How Baby Boomers Broke America

<b>ONE</b><p>Lately, most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, have been asking themselves some version of the same question: How did we get …

What Are the Jungian Archetypes?

Archetypes were a concept introduced by the Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung, who believed that archetypes were models of people, behaviors, or …

Spirituality

Madeleine Albright Warns: Don't Let Fascism Go 'Unnoticed Until It's Too Late'

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright describes herself as an "optimist who worries a lot." And lately, it seems, there has been much to worry about.<p>Albright's new book, <i>Fascism: A Warning,</i> starts by describing how Hitler and Mussolini came to power in the 20th century, then warns about …

Political Science

Could I rewire my brain to lose my worrier mentality? | The Star

A skew to one way or the other is known as a cognitive bias — in other words, an assumption we don’t know we are making. The direction and strength …

Psychology

11 things millennials do completely differently from their parents

Everyone loves to hate millennials.<p>The Pew Research Center recently defined this generation as people born between 1981 and 1996. And boy, are they shaking things up.<p>They're killing industries left and right, from napkins to diamond rings. They're marrying later and starting nontraditional …

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

You should care about the Trump-Russia scandal

It's not a distraction. It's about holding the president accountable to the public and not his bottom line.<p>While the unfolding saga of Donald Trump and his associates’ ties to Russia has riveted millions of Americans for months, millions more find the media’s fascination with it bizarre or even …

Donald Trump

Milky Way is not only being pulled—it’s also “pushed” by a void

Its repulsive "force" is as significant as the attractive one.<p>You may not notice it, but our Milky Way galaxy is cruising along at 630 kilometers …

A Dire Warning – ‘Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet’

When Bruce Schneier writes a post titled, Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet, you better listen.Read his post below and share</i> …

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The Golden Age of Teaching Yourself Anything

Who can resist the romanticism of self-taught achievers? They didn't need school. They didn't need "the system." They needed only their passion and …

31 scientific societies just told Congress to take their climate denial and shove it

Scientists have had enough of Congress' climate denial. On Tuesday, a whopping 31 major scientific groups — representing tens of thousands of …

How to Get High Without Drugs: Holotropic Breathwork, Hypnagogia, and Eye Contact

<i>This article was originally posted on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Jacqueline Ronson</b><p>People take mild altering drugs -- everything from Tylenol to LSD -- because the effects are useful, interesting, or pleasurable. In altering the way we process stimuli, drugs facilitate a change in our thoughts and behaviors. This …

Want to Raise Your IQ? Neuroscience Says to Take Up This Easy Habit

It's probably not what you think, but it's scientifically demonstrated to improve how you think.<p>Most of us think of IQ as a fixed thing, like an SAT score. You take a test, they tell you how smart you are, and that's that.<p>Turns out that's wrong.<p>Neuroscience is demonstrating that brain functioning …

humanbrain

Study Proves Spanking Hurts Your Kids' Mental Health

The negative effects can last (far) longer than you'd think.<p>Chances are you've spanked your child — and even greater that you <i>were</i> spanked as a child — but now more than ever it's time to retire the age-old discipline. Even though about 70 percent of parents agree it's an acceptable punishment, a …

Mental Health

This man had no idea his mind is ‘blind’ until last week

Imagine realising that you’ve spent your whole life unable to visualise anything in your mind. Helen Thomson speaks to a 42-year-old man whose internal world is pictureless.<p>Close your eyes and visualise the face of the person you love the most. The colour of their eyes, the texture of their hair, …

The Brain

The Illuminati Were Amateurs -- The Facts Show These Five Families Rule the World

As you begin to understand world governments don’t have your best interests in mind — that enemies of the State could more aptly be called enemies of …

Star pupil finds lost Mayan city by studying ancient charts of the night sky from his bedroom

A Canadian schoolboy appears to have discovered a lost Mayan city hidden deep in the jungles of Mexico using a new method of matching stars to the location of temples on earth.<p>William Gadoury, 15, was fascinated by the ancient Central American civilization and spent hours poring over diagrams of …

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Presents<p>S2 E10 Picasso: Chapter TenAfter leaving Picasso, Françoise Gilot struggles to escape his shadow. Picasso (Antonio Banderas) withdraws to create the perfect painting.<p>Aired 6-20-18 • TV-14 LV<p>SEASON FINALE<p>Aired 5-29-18 • TV-PG L<p>• • •<p>SERIES FINALE<p>Aired 8-24-16 • TV-PG D<p>• • •<p>New<p>Aired 7-3-18 • …

TV

Start your own business with these 4 great offers

Starting a business takes more than a great idea. The best way to ensure that your small business has a fighting chance in a competitive market is to develop a core set of skills to prepare yourself for every challenge, hurdle or roadblock you’ll find along the way.<p>That’s why we’ve put together a …

Why does the date of Easter move about so much?

Very few people seem to understand how the date of Easter is calculated, or why. I am not among that select group! I am deeply ignorant of the …

This Scholar Says She's Unlocked The Secrets Of The Pyramid Texts

Susan Brind Morrow has developed a new translation of the world's oldest sacred texts.<p>For years, scholars thought that the Pyramid Texts were merely a series of funeral prayers and magic spells intended to protect Egyptian royalty in the afterlife.<p>But renowned classicist and linguist Susan Brind …

10 Ways To Have A Spiritually Refreshing New Year's

Here are some new ideas to mark the beginning of 2016.<p>For thousands of years, humans have marked the beginning of a new year with sacred festivals. January is named after the Roman god Janus, whose two faces looked to both the past and the future.<p>As you consider the many days ahead in 2016, take …

How collective intelligence helps organizations move past hierarchical leadership structures

Conventional wisdom tells us that organizations run best when critical decisions are made by a strong and capable CEO.<p>This is true even if it means calling upon a temporary leader until a permanent replacement can be found (as we saw with Twitter’s recent scramble to bring on Jack Dorsey).<p>Of …

Royal Society Meeting to Discuss Evolution Paradigm Shift, What That Means for Science and for All

<b>PAUL NURSE</b><p>Sir Paul Nurse has just completed his five-year term as president of the Royal Society. The Nobel laureate and molecular biologist has been succeeded by Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman "Venki" Ramakrishnan, who is a structural biologist.<p><b>VENKATRAMAN RAMAKRISHNAN</b><p>But Nurse, who will continue …

Understanding the ancient Hawaiian practice of Forgiveness

When I first encountered the practice known as Ho’oponopono, it was in an interview with Haleaka Hew Len PhD, a Hawaiian psychologist and shamanic …

Spirituality

Sending humans to Mars could uncover a disturbing truth to one of life's greatest mysteries

A theory called panspermia, which dates back to the 5th century BC, posits that certain life forms can hop between planets, and even star systems, to fertilize them with life.<p>Following this theory, some scientists suspect that the first life on Earth never formed on our planet at all, but instead, …