Nicole Settje

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Powerful Black and White Photos of the African Wildlife

Jaco Marx has two very unrelated occupations. He is a dental surgeon and is also a passionate photographer and conservationist. Marx lives in central …

19 Camping Hacks That Might Actually Save Your Life One Day

Be prepared.

The Nature of Mind and the Holographic Brain

Brandon West, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p><b>What is the true nature of mind, and what is the real function of our brains?</b><p>The purpose of this article is to …

Disputes damage hopes of rebuilding Afghanistan’s Bamiyan Buddhas

Plans are afoot to restore giant Buddhist symbols destroyed by the Taliban, but experts cannot agree on best way forward<p>It is always a shock reaching Bamiyan, coming face to face with the two huge cavities in the cliff face. The upright tombs stare out over the valley, a splash of vegetation …

Afghanistan

Why do we run so slowly in our dreams?

You know how to run.<p>You've done it thousands of times, swishing your arms back and forth, tackling ground one leg at a time. And yet, when you enter …

The Brain

Animal photos of the week - Telegraph

Animal photos of the week: 9 January 2015

Nahanni National Park Reserve

<b>Location: Northwest Territories<br>Date Established: 1972<br>Size: Over 413,000 acres</b><p>In the summer of 1928, American adventurer Fenley Hunter paddled up the South Nahanni River hoping to find a huge waterfall that seemed largely the stuff of Dene legend at the time. Hunter thought he would never make it. …

National Parks

Book Review: 'Mindfulness Meditation Made Simple: Your Guide to Finding True Inner Peace' by Charles A. Francis

Mindfulness Meditation Made Simple, by Charles A. Francis<p><i>If you want to change the world, you must first change yourself</i>. This is the guiding …

Meditation

ZooBorns

Aquarium of the Pacific<p>Shelby, a popular Harbor Seal at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, gave birth to a male pup on May 1. The …