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A Neuroscientist Explains What Happens To Your Brain When You Meditate

Meditation is becoming very popular lately. Perhaps it’s the anecdotal evidence friends are sharing with each other or the fact that more and more …

health

Health

Transform Your Life in 7 Days: Guided Meditation

What can you do to transform your life? Many things. And meditation is one of them. Meditating on the changes you would like to experience in your …

Meditation

This Simple Habit Will Help You Make 2017 Successful and Fulfilling | Inc.com

One of the best ways to get moving in the right direction following the New Years celebrations is to reflect on the previous year.<p>While this is no secret, the odds are good that in combing through your previous shortcomings and successes, your perspective was biased--and that jaded perception …

Happiness

8 Sources of Strength Powerful Enough to Overcome the Fears Holding You Back

To avoid failure, acknowledge and compensate for your weaknesses. To achieve great success, discover and build on your strengths.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What are your powers? Few of us are focused on what our powers are, let alone practicing or leading from …

Mexico: Fifty Anarchist Groups at War Against Capitalism and the State - It's Going Down

<i>From</i> <b>Contralínea</b> <i><br>Translation submitted to</i> <b>It’s Going Down</b> <i><br>* all footnotes by translator</i><p>In Mexico there is an ongoing anarchist insurrection, with 50 …

12 Authentic Buddha Quotes on Mindfulness That Will Change Your State of Mind

If you’ve spent any time on the Internet, you’ve probably heard some wise quotes from Buddha. However, seldom are these his authentic quotes.<p>When I …

Bitcoin tops $1,000 for first time in three years as 2017 trading begins

Bitcoin has started 2017 with a bang, with its value hitting a three-year high of more than $1,000 (£815).<p>The nascent digital currency, which has been criticised as a vehicle for a range of nefarious characters from drug dealers to tax evaders to operate, outperformed all its central-bank-issued …

Cryptocurrency

Osho Reveals the Most Simple Strategy to Settle a Busy Mind and Live in the Present Moment

Modern day life can be tough. There are exams to ace, bills to pay, diapers to change, and annoying co-workers to contend with. And unfortunately, we …

Donald Trump followed 'emergency kittens' on Twitter - then quickly unfollowed when people noticed

Donald Trump doesn't follow a lot of people on Twitter - currently just 42 lucky accounts have been blessed with the attention of the next leader of …

4 reasons not to completely despair about climate change in 2017

The end of 2016 has not been a sunny time for climate activists.<p>As the Trump administration takes shape, it has become crystal clear that the …

Climate

How to travel the world with no money – by people who have done it

<b>Laura Bingham: 7,000km cycle across South America, July 2016</b><p><b>What was the high point of your trip?</b><br>When my sister joined me for a short while in Argentina. We’d been there for two days and a man stopped on the side of the road and began speaking to us. He told us how he’d cycled around Spain last …

Budget Travel

Japanese white-collar workers are already being replaced by artificial intelligence

Most of the attention around automation focuses on how factory robots and self-driving cars may fundamentally change our workforce, potentially eliminating millions of jobs. But AI that can handle knowledge-based, white-collar work are also becoming increasingly competent.<p>One Japanese insurance …

Artificial Intelligence

Meditation for Beginners: 7 Tips For Those Who Say They Can’t Meditate

One of the most healthy habits you can develop for yourself is meditation, hands down. Countless research studies have shown its benefits, ranging …

Meditation

The 20 best destinations to visit in 2017

From the charms of Chile to glorious Granada and the beaches of Bermuda, our experts select the 20 best destinations to visit in the coming months.<p>1. Chile<p>If Brazil owned South American travel last year, Chile takes over for 2017. Slowly, methodically, the continent’s most overlooked wonderland has …