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7 Mindsets That Guarantee Enduring Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the business of success there are two types of people - the one-hit-wonders who enjoy short-term success and those who achieve enduring success that sustains them for life. The businessperson who holds the belief that they already have …

Power of Positive Thinking Skews Mindfulness Studies

There’s a little too much wishful thinking about mindfulness, and it is skewing how researchers report their studies of the technique.<p>Researchers at …

Reflections on an Impermanent World

Over 98 percent of all species ever to live on earth are now extinct. Though some of this loss is to be expected as part of the natural cycle of …

56 Mindfulness Quotes From Mahatma Gandhi

<b>“Mahatma Gandhi”</b> one of the world’s greatest soul, an inspiration for millions and billions of people’s, a life of wisdom and celebration. An example …

This Comic Book Cover Features An Optical Illusion Only 1 in 15 People Can See

Perhaps it's only fitting that a comic book centered around time travel has an equally mind-bending feature to its cover. <i>Chrononauts</i>, a new comic …

These 14 Optical Illusions Will Play Tricks With Your Mind

Advertisement<p>Optical illusions have a distinct way of energizing our inner creativeness. Here are some of these illusions that will make you rethink …

Find the Other Girl in This Creepy Illusion. It's Going Viral For a Reason

Here’s an optical illusion that’s been making the rounds on social media websites for some time now. Basically, here’s how it works: Stare at the …

Optical illusion is stumping the whole web (and we guarantee you'll get it wrong too)

Can you tell the colour of the hearts? Clever optical illusion is stumping the whole web (and we guarantee you'll get it wrong too)<p><b>Another optical</b> …

Mockups

Two Identical Pieces of a Toy Train Set Create a Baffling Optical Illusion

My toddler’s train track is freaking me out right now. What is going on here?! pic.twitter.com/9o8bVWF5KO<p>— marc blank-settle (@MarcSettle) April 6, …

Optical Illusion: Black And White Sketch Confuses The Internet

'I stared at this picture for an hour trying to figure out what it was.'<p>In the absence of any clues, most of the people in this office interpreted …

Binding motion illusion of lines moving looks like a spinning square.

Our brains are a mess.<p>They evolved step by step, one function added to another in a million small steps that might help in one way, but that conflict …

This baffling optical illusion tells us something fascinating about how our brains process colour

Take a look at the picture above. It may look like alternating purple and orange hearts, but the hearts are actually all the same color.<p>Not convinced? Check out the video by Bite Size Psych below to see how the hearts look without the striped bars. As they explain, it's all to do with the striped …

Black-and-White Op Art Visualizes Energy, Oscillations, and Frequencies

Aleksander Drakulic's visuals take inspiration from modern science and classical geometry.<p><i>Image courtesy of the artist</i><p>Slovenian artist Aleksander Drakulic spent ten years working with timekeeping technology, the type that helps keep precise synchronizations for industry and governments. The …

Digital Art

Is there anybody out there? On the quest for extraterrestrial life.

Technology still not advanced enough<p>From the simplistic viewpoint of the astronomer or physicist, the Milky Way should be teeming with life, …

Paranormal

Space Explained: does alien life exist?

While the idea of alien life may sound like something out of a science fiction movie, it is becoming more and more of an established scientific theory.<p>In this episode of ‘Space Explained’, Dr Simon Foster, a Solar Physicist at Imperial College London, explains whether alien life could theoretically …

Paranormal

'When the first alien life is discovered, it will not be on a planet'

Kevin Loria / Tech Insider<p>Physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner are teaming up with a host of other physics and cosmology …

Paranormal

'Wow!' signal explained: Astronomer to lay out true origins of mysterious 'alien’ transmission

An American astronomer could be close to discovering the origins of a mysterious space signal which some conspiracists believe came from aliens.<p>The …

NASA finds cosmic dust speeding through our solar system

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA just discovered some special particles floating in our cosmic neighborhood.<p>The Cassini spacecraft, which has been orbiting Saturn since 2004, has detected alien dust that came from outside our solar system.<p>Scientists suspect that this dust is interstellar in origin because it moves …

Astronomy

7. Nazi Base 211 Antarctica

Of course the Nazis had a secret UFO base in Antarctica! That just makes sense. Everyone realises that Iron Sky and Raiders Of The Lost Ark were …

Paranormal

Incredible Views of the Aurora Borealis from Space Makes the Earth Look Like an Alien Planet

We expect the Earth to always be this beautiful blue marble but at some angles and at some times, it glows differently. Like if you just looked at …

Are Aliens Real? If They Are, Science Says They Won’t Look Like What You Expect

Will humanity one day find kindred brethren among the stars? It makes for good books and movies, and recent scientific discoveries have suggested …

China Reveals That a Massive Alien Outpost and Mining Facility is Operating on the Moon

<b>Ever wondered why no one has set foot on the Moon for decades? And why there’s no permanent outpost already established there? Is it because the Moon</b> …

Paranormal

Is NASA trying to cover up an alien sighting? Video feed cut off after horseshoe UFO appears

CLAIMS of an alien cover-up follow NASA's move to cut ISS feed after the sighting of the strange U-shaped object near the International Space Station.<p>…

Alien 'Wow!' Signal Could Soon be Explained

The story behind the famous "Wow!" signal has an eerie quality that has inspired countless science fiction alien encounters and is often lauded as …

Let’s go ahead and make Earth invisible to aliens, just in case

What would it take to hide an entire planet? It sounds more like a question posed in an episode of “Star Trek” than in academic discourse, but sometimes the bleeding edge of science blurs with themes found in science fiction.<p>Of course we’ve been leaking our own position to distant stars via radio …

Star Trek

UFO hunter claims he saw ‘time-traveling aliens’ leaving Earth on ISS live stream

UFO hunter says he saw ‘time-traveling aliens’ leaving Earth through wormhole on ISS live stream, in latest bizarre claim<p><b>Post claims ISS stream</b> …

Paranormal

UFOs hounding the ISS: NASA finally speaks over 'aliens at space station'

NASA•YouTubeThere have been repeated claims UFOs are monitoring the ISS<p>The US space agency usually stays tight-lipped on the subject - due to the …

Paranormal

Hillary Clinton tells 'alien abductee' national security could block UFO truth bid

GETTYHilary Clinton wants to open the UFO X-Files<p>Mrs Clinton, and her campaign manager John Podesta, have been claiming for months she will open the …