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A Map Of How Emotions Influence Our Lives, Commissioned By The Dalai Lama

When the Dalai Lama teams up with a top psychologist, who teams up a top data viz firm, you get the Atlas of Emotions.<p>The five circles slowly pulsing on my screen are meant to visualize the entire core of human emotion. Fear. Disgust. Anger. Sadness. Enjoyment.<p>Reductive? Yes. But that’s exactly the …

7 dumb things you do every day that are not your fault

Despite the best efforts of scientists, the human mind is still an enigma.<p>What we do know is that our brains are crammed with absurdly complex wiring, leading us to ask ourselves almost daily, "why did I do that?" and "how could I forget that?" and "what the heck is wrong with me?"<p>Below are seven …

3 Mindfulness Practices That Blow Meditation Out Of The Water

Michael Singer, author of <i>The Surrender Experiment</i>, tells the story of a conversation he had when he was a young man. At a pause in the conversation, …

My 6-Year-Old With Autism Creates Stunning Art And Angelina Jolie Just Bought Her Painting!

The story of Iris Grace and her best friend Thula has been told on Bored Panda before but what came afterwards was incredible.<p>Iris, a six-year-old …

Man Combines Random People’s Photos Using Neural Networks And The Results Are Amazing

If you're not sure what you're looking at when you look at the pictures below, don't worry, you're probably not alone. But rest assured, your eyes …

Deep Learning

20 Lesser Known Psychological Facts That Will Make You Re-think Your Life

Neuroscience says that psychology has just made up words, conditions, and treatments without connecting them to reality, (neurological …

Schizophrenia and subvocal speech: Why people with schizophrenia hear the voices of God, spies and supernatural entities.

<i>Excerpted from</i> <b>NeuroLogic: The Brain’s Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior</b> by <i>Eliezer Sternberg, M.D. Out now from Pantheon.</i><p>My first …

This Incredible Drawing Pen Lets You Scan And Pick Colors From Objects Around You

An artist’s tool is only as good as the artist. But a great tool can help an artist see things in a different light. Introducing Scribble, a color …

Women On Instagram Are Showing How Easy It Is To Be Deceived With ’30 Second Before And After’ Photos

It doesn’t matter how many fitness apps you download, or Starbucks sugar-coffees you don’t drink, or healthy foods you eat — sometimes you’re going to feel bad about you’re body. Particularly after a spin around Instagram. It’s one thing for Dwayne Johnson to look like, well, The Rock, but then you …

Fitness

31 Things That Will Happen When You Finally Decide To Live Your Dreams

Commit to living intentionally.<p>506<p>SHARES<p>You’ve been thinking about this for a long time, haven’t you?<p>You’ve reveled in shallow friendships, numbed …

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23 Acts Of Smartass Vandalism That Made The World A More Hilarious Place

As we all know, vandalism is a CRIME, and 99 percent of the time it's ugly and dumb. But sometimes, vandalism can actually be hilarious. I mean, that …

6 Ways To Harness The Incredible Power Of The Mind-Body Connection

<i>Can our thoughts heal us? Skeptics insist the idea is deluded, but science journalist Jo Marchant travelled the world to discover what the latest</i> …

9 sneaky psychology tricks companies use to get you to buy stuff

And marketers may not be scientists, but they've mastered the art of using your psychology against you. By exploiting your vulnerability to different style of propaganda, companies can trick you into buying more stuff and paying more for it.<p>We've scoured the research on some of the strategies …

When Daydreaming Replaces Real Life

Should elaborate fantasies be considered a psychiatric disorder?<p>When I was 8 years old I had a game I liked to play in my front yard in suburban New Jersey. My siblings were older and mostly out of the house, my parents worked long hours, and when there was nothing much to do, I’d walk in circles …

Sixteen Reasons to Campaign for Women's Rights in 2016

Cows are given more rights than women in many parts of the world. Even though they constitute half the population, women's very existence can be under threat from the time they are in the womb, especially in regions where people kill or abandon baby girls. Here are sixteen reasons why empowering …

Fine art hair transforms your tresses into famous masterpieces

Looks like hair-dye trends can't stop, won't stop. Kansas stylist Ursula Goff has begun reinterpreting famous works of art as hairstyles, so your …

Hair

This computer can tell what people are thinking instantaneously

A new computer program can decode people's thoughts almost in real time, new research shows.<p>Researchers can predict what people are seeing based on …

The Brain

Trending: Parody group proposes 'Canada for President'

It’s an idea so simple, it needed an American to think of it.<p>Chris Cannon, an American living in Canada, is proposing Canada run for president. Not a …

21 Times Tumblr Was An Absolute Disaster

Tumblr Logic can be beautiful, but it can also be as fearsome and dangerous as a giraffe.

It’s the relaxation technique of choice, popular with employers and even the NHS. But some have found it can have unexpected effects<p>I am sitting in a circle in a grey, corporate room with 10 housing association employees – administrators, security guards, cleaners – eyes darting about nervously. We …

Mental Health

TrumpScript Is Donald Trump in a Programming Language

A group of computer science students wants to make Python great again.<p>TrumpScript, tagline "making Python great again," is Donald Trump in a programming language. The creation of four computer science students at Rice University—who put it together in a 36 hour hackathon—it's surely a novelty …

This Guy Built a Robot to Write New Episodes of <i>Friends</i>

Miss <i>Friends</i>? Don’t settle for yet another rerun of the classic ‘90s sitcom. Given the text of every <i>Friends</i> episode ever, a recurrent neural network …

How to Stop Thinking During Meditation: 10 Tips to Calm in 10 Minutes

Have you tried meditation only to get frustrated because you can't stop thinking or worrying?<p>Maybe you worry so much that you feel more stressed after meditation than when you began! If you struggle with constant thoughts during meditation, don't give up yet!<p><b>With these 10 tips, you'll get calm,</b> …

5 Signs You Went Deep Into Meditation

When you meditate, do you ever wonder whether or not it’s working? Often, meditation can feel like you’re just sitting there going over your to-do …

Meditation

27 Powerful Images That Sum up How Smartphones Are Ruining Our Lives

3.2M<p>SHARES<p>Thanks to smartphones we have never been so connected to people that can be as far as the other side of the world, whilst being left …

Walsh

Artist Used LSD And Drew Herself For 9 Hours To Show How It Affects Brain

Countless artists have experimented with the effect drugs have on their work. User whatafinethrowaway, inspired by the “Nine Drawings” series which …

Lsd

7 truths that will transform how you think about yourself

"The essence of knowledge is self-knowledge," claimed the Greek philosopher Plato. But how do you go about learning <i>actual</i> new truths about yourself when it's so easy to get caught up in comforting confirmation biases and pleasant patterns that only support what we already know?<p>Well you could try to …

South Korea uses loudspeakers to blast North Korea with boy-band music

Giant amplifiers set up on border play hits by South Korean singers and pro-democracy messages<p>South Korea blasted North Korea with loud-volume pop music broadcasts on Friday, in a novel twist on its propaganda war against its nuclear-armed neighbour.<p>Two days after Pyongyang caused outrage by …