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How I discovered there are (at least) 14 different kinds of love by analysing the world's languages

No emotion, surely, is as cherished and sought after as love. Yet on occasions such as Valentine’s day, we can often be misled into thinking that it …

Relationships

Set a Reminder for the Biggest Space Events of the Year With Just a Click

Things may not go the way you plan in 2018. Maybe you won’t get that promotion, or stick to your New Year’s resolutions but the universe will keep …

North America

Seven things deeply intuitive people do differently

Steve Jobs once said that intuition is more powerful than intellect. As it turns out, Jobs was onto something, and the scientific community backs him …

Emotional Intelligence

Delving Into Islamic Mysticism: An interview with Writer & Spiritualista Jehan Mansy

Columnist and editor Jehan Mansy writes about spirituality, Islamic esotericism, alchemy, and her dating life in multiple columns for women-run media site Miss Muslim, described as the “halal Cosmo.” Candid about her journey traversing the dating scene in Los Angeles as a Muslim woman and …

30 Ways to Tell the Future

It seems humans have for a very long time been troubled by the opacity of the future. They'd like to have a better sense of what lies ahead, and …

This is How You Can Unlock Your Telepathic Abilities

Do you believe in telepathy? Telepathy is a form of communication that surpasses the common sensory perception we are all used to. It requires no …

A Spell to Bind Donald Trump and All Those Who Abet Him: June 11th Mass Ritual

Grounding and Disposal<p>Afterward, ground yourself by having a good, hearty laugh, jumping up and down, clapping your hands, stomping your feet, and …

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Cooking

Drop everything and try this delicious hair growth smoothie

We always get so excited when there are new products to try for our hair. Whether it’s a new sulfate-free shampoo or moisturizing conditioner, …

Ask A Witch: A Guide To Modern Witchcraft

Find your path<p><i>In "Ask a Witch," Gabriela Herstik answers your questions about channeling ancient wisdom in the modern age. From spellcraft to finding your path, explore what it means to be a millennial witch.</i><p><b>Question:</b> How do you figure out which practice is the right one for you? I’ve been invited …

Spirituality

Tantra 101 – Sex and Spirituality

Voodoo(Vodun), Hoodoo(African American Folk Magick), Native American Herbalism

PRINCIPLES OF THE 7 VOUDON LOA

Magical Paintings Bring an Ancient Art Form Back from the Dead | City of the Seekers

Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman shows us why egg tempera is still a viable medium.<p><i>In the late 19th century, Southern California attracted misfits, idealists, and entrepreneurs with few ties to anyone or anything. Swamis, spiritualists, and other self-proclaimed religious authorities quickly made their way</i> …

The Hidden Dangers Of Highly Emotional Intelligent Coworkers

Employees who are in complete control of their emotions can also manipulate the emotions of those around them.<p>You’ve probably heard by now that emotional intelligence is in hot demand. There’s research to suggest that high levels of emotional intelligence can lead to greater career success than can …

Emotional Intelligence

Nietzsche on Dreams as an Evolutionary Time Machine for the Human Brain

“Dreams carry us back to the earlier stages of human culture and afford us a means of understanding it more clearly.”<p>We spend a third of our lives in a parallel nocturnal universe and the half-imagined, half-remembered experiences we have there are in constant dynamic interaction with our waking …

Edgar Allan Poe: the master of horror writing

<b>The Murders In The Rue Morgue by Edgar Allan Poe, considered to be the first modern detective story, was published in the USA on April 20, 1841. In this article, first published in January 2009, author Joanne Harris celebrates the psychological complexity of his Gothic tales.</b><p>I first became …

6 Iron-Rich Food Combos—No Meat Required

If you’ve been considering cutting out or cutting back on red meat, you may be wondering if you’ll wind up depriving your body of iron. Sure, …

Nutrition

Five Ways the JFK Assassination Changed the World

John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th President of the United States of America, was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, 52 years ago. JFK's murder on November 22, 1963, might be the most significant, singular event that shaped modern history. Have you ever wondered how different our world would be if Lee …

The Rise of the Cultural Creatives

<i>The following was written in 1997. It’s been almost 20 years since the idea of Cultural Creatives was introduced. With the rise of Internet social</i> …

Spirituality

Quick And Easy Home Hacks Every Renter Should Do

<i>By: Alex Robinson</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Renting a new home or apartment can be an invigorating opportunity to start anew -- but moving all your crap out of boxes and into piles on the floor is only the first step (fortunately, we've got you covered with a bunch of apps that can help you with the …

The Top 10 Things Children Really Want Their Parents To Do With Them

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

Productivity

Paul Allen Just Got One Step Closer To Mapping The Human Brain

The Allen Institute for Brain Science, founded more than a decade ago and backed by $500 million from Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, said today it has launched a new database that marks a major step towards creating a comprehensive map of the human brain. It’s called the Allen Cell Types …

People with Depression and Bipolar Disorder Feel Sadness Differently

Depression and bipolar disorder can both cause people to go through periods of extreme sadness and despair, and even mental health experts may find …

The Brain

With rescue near, Boko Haram stoned Nigerian girls to death

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Even with the crackle of gunfire signaling rescuers were near, the horrors did not end: Boko Haram fighters stoned captives to …

Watch Jay-Z's "Picasso Baby" Performance Art Video, Featuring Marina Abramović, Judd Apatow, and More

As you may recall, Jay-Z recently hung out at New York City's Pace Gallery and performed the <i>Magna Carta Holy Grail</i> track "Picasso Baby" over and over... for six straight hours.<p>The event was attended by a variety of big names, including Judd Apatow, Alan Cumming, Fab Five Freddy, George Condo, Rosie …

Music Videos

40 Foreign Films to Watch Instantly

In the golden age of the so-called “art cinema”, college-aged cineastes and middle-aged professorial types needed only to congregate at the local …