Rebekah Hann

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5 Dystopian Books That Will Really Make You Fear the Future

Dystopian fiction is everywhere lately, especially with books-turned-movie-franchises like <i>Hunger Games</i>, <i>Maze Runner</i>, and <i>Ender’s Game,</i> but sometimes it …

A tumor stole every memory I had. This is what happened when it all came back

My brain tumor introduced itself to me on a grainy MRI, in the summer of 2009, when I was 28 years old.<p>It had been with me from the day I was born. Tumors like mine develop in utero. They are usually discovered in children, but no one could tell me why mine had only been found once I was an adult. …

7 Ways to Learn from Your Negative Thoughts

<b>“The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.” ~Plutarch</b><p>I remember when I first learned about positive thinking. I was to observe …

Self-Care Sunday: 500 Things to be Happy About

I recently bought a sweet book called <i>Happiness Is…500 Things to Be Happy About</i> by Lisa Swerling and Ralph Lazar. (The above and below images are from …

Happiness

Warner Bros to expand UK studio

From the first talkie, <i>The Jazz Singer</i>, to the Humphrey Bogart classic <i>Casablanca</i>, Warner Bros has produced some of cinema’s greatest masterpieces. Now the Hollywood giant is planning an ambitious expansion of its UK studio, giving a huge boost to film-making on this side of the Atlantic.<p>It is to …

Film Industry

13 Cats Who Are More Adventurous Than You

Whoever said you can't take your cat hiking was sourly mistaken!

8 Proven Indicators Someone is Lying To You

32 Video Games You Have To Play Before You Die

What's life without Blue Shells?<p>The games are not listed in any particular order.

9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

8 Thriller novels every novel lover must read

Whenever we talk about reading, we talk about printed form of media, i.e. Books and Novels. Novels cover a wide range of genre and in fact for any …

Inside The Duggars' Deep Ties With A Once-Powerful, Now-Scorned Ministry

On May 21, the gossip magazine <i>In Touch</i> published an explosive, career-crushing report about a beloved figure in the religious right: Josh Duggar, the …

Cat Pile Exists And You Need It Right Meow

In one of the most unexpected combinations we’ve ever seen, a Taiwanese game publisher has published a game called Cat Pile that allows you to build …

People with these rare brain disorders have a disturbingly skewed perception of reality

These are just a few of the strange brain disorders that have plagued a rare set of people over the years. Oliver Sacks' classic book "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat" introduced us to some of the strangest brain disorders people suffer from, but that's only the tip of the iceberg.<p>Here are a …

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Google's search now lets you play puzzles, find trivia and give to charity

Google now lets you play with search more than ever, with new tools that let you explore Google doodles, weird trivia, and trending topics.<p>The search …

AdWords

How to Make Engaging Small Talk (And Avoid the Awkward Silences) | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice</i><p>Coming from someone who just graduated from business school, it may seem strange to focus on the skill of small talk. Next to more formal business skills, such as networking and building …

What the Church Must Learn from Josh Duggar

While the world was busy laughing at John Oliver's expose on sex-ed, I sat on my couch and cringed. I, and others who spent their teen years steeped in purity culture, were all too familiar with the metaphors that leave a person feeling used up and worthless.<p>I was lucky enough to have parents that …

Inside The Criminal Mind: 10 Fascinating Findings About The Brains Of Criminals

Celebrities: they’re just like us! <i>OK,</i> you think, <i>I buy that, they just have more money.</i> Criminals: they’re just like us! <i>Wait, really?</i> Just how …

Psychology

How to tell if someone is lying

For those of us that aren't in that camp, lying can be one of the most confusing, least understood parts of human nature.<p>The Ashley Madison incident prompted lying expert Paul Ekman, Ph.D. to send us a list of the 8 myths about lying.<p>Ekman is famous for his research on lying. The television series …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Psychology