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The Eye Floater Phenomenon: Between Science and Spirituality

In the mid-1990s, I met a man named Nestor living in the solitude of the hilly Emmental region of Switzerland. Nestor has a unique and provocative …

10 Ways to Get Better Sleep

You’re so tired, and all you want is a restful night of sleep. So what's stopping you? We asked a couple of sleep experts: Sam Sugar, MD, director of …

How to Have a Full-Blown Orgasm in Your Sleep

Make your time in dreamland ahhh-mazing.<p>Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night all hot and bothered and wondered, “<i>Did I just orgasm in my sleep?</i>” If so, the answer is probably yes. “Women can have sexy dreams that end in orgasm, just like men,” says Michael Krychman, M.D., ob-gyn and …

Washing Machines

How to Fall Asleep Fast: 9 Expert Tips

You know the drill: You have a 7 a.m. client meeting or class. You find yourself tossing and turning the night before, wondering how the heck you’ll …

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The Science Behind Cannabinoids is Clear: Cannabis helps brain achieve breakthroughs in learning, consciousness and understanding

A great misunderstanding regarding the therapeutic value of the cannabis plant persists, even within some reform circles. Marijuana is often lumped …

Sex on the brain: Orgasms unlock altered consciousness

<i>Our intrepid reporter performs an intimate act in an fMRI scanner to explore the pathways of pleasure and pain</i><p>WITH a click and a whirr, I am pulled …

New Jersey

The Science Behind Shamanism - Non-locality.

What if there was concrete scientific proof that shamans, energy workers, psychics, and other traditional healers were truly tapping into a higher …

Quantum Mechanics

Sculpt a Head-Turning Butt with This 15-Minute Workout

Firm every inch of your booty—fast.<p>Search #belfie on Instagram and you'll notice an obvious trend: Butts are big right now. Literally. We're talking round, tight, and shapely.<p>To get one, you'll need this workout, created by strength and conditioning specialist Jim Smith, owner of Diesel Strength in …

Workouts

You can follow the money, or you can...

...follow the growth. GDP growth does not always correlate with equity gains. In an ideal world, it would. But today's investing climate has money chasing central bankers. Wherever central banks are actively cutting rate and following loose money policy, equity investors are buying. However, those …

Top 10

17 Problems You Can Fix Right Now

These easy remedies will eliminate all of life's little annoyances—and improve your wealth, health, and sanity<p>These easy remedies will eliminate all of life's little annoyances—and improve your wealth, health, and sanity.<p>Drill sergeants know it. So do mothers and psychologists. Take care of the …

6 Strategies to Boost Your HDL Cholesterol

We've come up with these six strategies for making your HDL its level best<p>The Fountain of Youth may be fiction, but there really is a magic gene pool in northern Italy. Thirty years ago, researchers discovered that, despite unhealthy cholesterol levels, 40 inhabitants of the village of Limone sul …

How Meditation And Psychedelics Can Go Hand In Hand

What is the relationship between psychedelics and meditation? Experientially, they seem to cover similar ground and have significant overlap, …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

10 Ridiculous Movie Sets Created For A Single Scene

These days, it’s hard to be impressed by movie set pieces. While watching films like <i>The Hobbit</i>, <i>World War Z</i>, and <i>The Avengers</i>, we’re all too aware that …

10 Famous Writers With Unsavory Second Careers

Writers lead crazy lives. Some, like Hunter S. Thompson or Graham Greene, even make this real-world insanity an integral part of their public image. …

How to Be Someone People Love to Talk To

When do we really learn good conversation skills? Well, we don’t. We’re just kind of expected to pick them up…<p>And we wonder why people aren’t better …

2 Natural Philosophers Discuss the Mind

In the Dutch countryside, a tall, older man, dressed in a maroon sports coat, his back slightly stooped, stands out because of his height and a pair …

Consciousness

Why -- and how -- we should legalize psychedelics

One reason for psychedelics to be legalized is to open the gates of consciousness to wider scientific and general investigation, and to get beyond …

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

I am one of those people who will be unlikely to finish writing this paragraph without checking my Twitter account, staring out the window blankly, …

Mindfulness

Lessons From "The Dress": The Ambiguity of Visual Perception

<i>This article originally appeared on Pascal’s Pensées. Click here for the original article from author Pascal Wallisch or continue reading below:</i><p>The …

Consciousness

Inside the Shop of the Last Great American Watchmaker

The greatest timepieces in the world come from Switzerland. And Amish country.<p>On the corner of a nondescript block in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is a bank, or what used to be a bank. Now it is the home of Roland G. Murphy Watch Company, the country's only truly independent elite watchmaker. …

‘Father of cognitive neuroscience’ explains two brains, one body research

The patient sits in front a partitioned screen so that only the left eye can see the word "car" and only the right eye can see the word "key." When …

Neuroscience

Scientists Find a Black Hole 12 Billion Times More Massive Than the Sun

A team of international astronomers has discovered a black hole of almost unimaginable proportions.<p>At 12 billion times more massive than the sun, it …

10 People Who Claim To Communicate With A Greater Consciousness

For some people, hearing voices is a scary thing (often diagnosed with something from the DSM-V). But not for all. These 10 individuals claim to …

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5 Healthcare Trends You Could Cash In On

The baby boomer generation continues to impact the healthcare field as the sizable population rapidly passes retirement age.<p>The baby boomer generation continues to impact the healthcare field as the sizable population rapidly passes retirement age. But a growing population of senior citizens isn't …

Long-Term Care