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Rational Belief vs Open Minded Skepticism

07 Sep 2015 by John Uncategorized<p>Belief and skepticism are constantly at odds with each other. For many of us, an extreme of both can lead to an …

A Powerful Habit I Learned From A Shaman

A few years ago, a shaman in Honduras taught me an extremely useful technique to dissolve stress and anxiety. It’s had a pretty profound effect on my …

Documentary of The Month – ORIGINS Our Roots, Our Planet, Our Future

Origins is a stunningly ambitious new documentary that challenges us to reevaluate our existence in the modern world, and embrace the simplicities …

Map of Consciousness: A Powerful Framework For Your Personal Growth

In this article, I’m very excited to share with you the map of consciousness, developed by Dr. David Hawkins in Power vs Force. The reason I’m so …

Spirituality

Keeping A Wisdom Journal – Writing To Relieve Stress

The benefits of writing extends beyond the way it creatively engages the intellect. Writing can be an emotionally rewarding way of letting go of pent …

Have you ever asked yourself, What is my purpose? Awakening Your Potential with Corey Sheikh

This year we are pleased to announce our collaboration with a unique individual who is helping people on their path to ascension. About a month ago …

Spirituality

Heart Roots: Energy, Love, and Resonance

Being a free moving organism (within the confines of gravity, humanness, and my understanding of space-time), I am not rooted in any physical way …

6 Illustrations That Show What It’s Like In An Introvert’s Head

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com,</b><p><i>illustrations by Liz Fosslein and Mollie West</i> <i><br>Dear Extroverts,</i><p><i>We love your energy and excitement. But as</i> …

The Best Way to Break a Bad Habit

Even the most virtuous person has a bad habit (or two) they'd like to break. Whether it's picking at your skin, grabbing something sweet after every …

Eating Chocolate Regularly Is Good For Your Brain, Says Science

Those with a sweet tooth will be pleased to hear that eating chocolate regularly ‘improves brain function’ according to science.<p>A new study found …

Gut bacteria and their connection to the brain

The presence of gut bacteria improve a persons health. This is not news. They become conspicuous by their absence because the body goes out of …

15 Ways to Boost Your Confidence Before a Big Presentation | Inc.com

You have to give a big, important presentation in just 15 minutes. Your heart is racing, your palms are damp--you're starting to panic.<p>It's completely normal. In fact, most speakers, beginners and veterans alike, readily admit to feeling nervous in the moments leading up to a big speech or …

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6 Illustrations That Show What It’s Like In An Introvert’s Head

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>Dear Extroverts,<p>We love your energy and excitement. But as introverts, we sometimes feel misunderstood. We wish you could visualize what’s going on inside our brains—you might be surprised! Here are six illustrations of what it’s like to be in our …

Your Brain’s Memory Capacity May Be as Big as the World Wide Web

In an attempt to understand and measure the brain’s synapses, whose shape and size have remained mysterious to scientists, researchers at the …

What Happens When You Look at Someone?

<b>What happens when you look at someone?</b><p><i>The Practice:</i><p><b>See beings, not bodies.</b><p><i>Why?</i><p>When we encounter someone, usually the mind automatically slots the person into a category: man, woman, your friend Tom, the kid next door, etc. Watch this happen in your own mind as you meet or talk with a co-worker, …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

The Reasons People Don’t Follow Their Passions, and What You Can Do

Pursuing your passion can mean different things to different people, but no matter your definition, it seems people always have a reason why they …

Psilocybin in brain scans: Magic mushrooms mimic sleep and enhance associations.

<i>This</i> <i>article</i> <i>originally appeared in</i> <i>The Conversation</i><i>.</i><p>Psychedelic drugs alter consciousness in a profound and novel way that increases the breadth and …

How Steve Jobs' Acid-Fueled Quest For Enlightenment Made Him The Greatest Product Visionary In History

You can see it in the Jobsian products that now surround us: the MacBook, iPhone, and iPad.<p>They may not be the most technically powerful devices in their class — any Android nerd will gladly bash the iPhone 6's resolution— but they have the cleanest lines, the most exquisite user experience.<p>It's …

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Meet the Only Doctor in the World Legally Allowed to Use LSD to Treat Patients

Last year, Swiss psychiatrist Peter Gasser received permission from his government to use acid in his practice, which he says can help people deal with anxiety and fear of death, among other things.<p>It's not hard to get acid in 2015. A lot of people sell it and a lot of people do it. But there's …

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

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The Secret Energy Game

In the video above Jenna explained what energy vampires are and how the process of energy exchange works. We are going to dive even deeper into to …

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Fire and Water: The Deeper Meaning Of What We Unleash

When I was deep into my spiritual awakening, I had startlingly prescient dreams; in one, the words, “violent emergency” reverberated through my mind. …

Beyond the Brain to Inner Wisdom

In my last essay, <i>The Evolutionary World Inside Our Brains</i>, I explained briefly the amazing complexity of our brains as they regulate our internal …

Catalyst

It’s dinnertime, and as I pull my car into my unpaved country driveway, Gaia is waiting for me, nine pounds of sienna fur and intelligent eyes that …

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