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5 Classic Occult Books to Bring Out Your Inner Warlock

In the grand scale of things, <i>The Kybalion</i> isn’t what you’d call a particularly ancient text: The first edition of this mystical work appeared on …

Spirituality

8 Meditation Apps to Try Now

Now, with all of the stress around current events and how our personal lives will be affected, it’s important to build self-care into the day any way you can, whether it’s taking three deep breaths every few hours or listening to a guided meditation to soothe you into a very important good night’s …

Here’s Your Brain’s New User Manual For Uncertain Times

When we don’t know what’s going to happen, we tell ourselves stories about what might happen. And they often make us feel worse, not better.<p>Even if you’ve kept only one eye on the headlines lately and the other tightly clenched, you’re probably aware that these are, shall we say, some pretty …

16 Daily Habits That Will Instantly Make You a Happier Person

Motivation is what gets you started, good habits keep you going<p>If you want to improve your life, and you want to improve it right now!<p>You have to to be to develop good habits.<p>These good habits need to be positive, accumulative and directive.<p>Change rarely comes without extensive effort over time, …

9 Books every author should watch out for in 2017

To be a good writer, you need to be an avid reader. It does not matter if you read novels or non-fiction, you need to read frequently to enhance your …

Is There a Link Between Negative Emotions and Disease?

You're reading Is There a Link Between Negative Emotions and Disease?, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Chronic Disease

These IKEA Kitchen Cabinets Are Made Out of Recycled Materials

Feel like an eco-friendly saint with these sleek matte black cabinets.<p>Scandinavian design is known for its staple hue of matte black, but IKEA is going green with its newest line of cabinets (which of course, still comes in matte black).<p>The Swedish retailer recently engineered kitchen cabinets that …

LGBT groups want halt to Utah school laws involving homosexuality talk in schools

A pair of gay rights advocacy groups said Thursday a judge should halt Utah state laws that discriminate against LGBT students by restricting talk about homosexuality in schools.<p>The laws create a "chilling culture of silence that stigmatizes LGBTQ students," Equality Utah and the National Center …

The psychology behind why the never-ending patterns in nature soothe your soul

When Richard Taylor was 10 years old in the early 1970s in England, he chanced upon a catalogue of Jackson Pollock paintings.<p>He was mesmerised, or perhaps a better word is Pollockised. Franz Mesmer, the crackpot 18th-century physician, posited the existence of animal magnetism between inanimate and …

Fractals

International Design Awards Winners 2017: Infographics

<i>HOW International Design Awards recognizes excellence on a global scale. View the winners of the 2016 International Design Awards below, and</i> …

Infographics

Here's a List of All the U.S. Govt's Rogue Twitter Accounts Fighting Trump's Crackdown on Science

As Trump tries to muzzle the flow of information, NASA, the EPA and others fight back<p>Since taking office last week, President Trump has been ordering …

We Might Finally Know What Triggered Living Cells to Evolve For The First Time

Breaking out from the primordial soup.<p>Modern science has advanced significantly over the last couple of decades. We’ve managed to answer several of …

The LGBTQ community is coming to march and werk on Washington

Hundreds of members of the LBGTQ community twerked and booty bounced their way to a dance party outside of Vice President Mike Pence's house in a …

Carl Sagan Predicts the Decline of America: Unable to Know “What’s True,” We Will Slide, “Without Noticing, Back into Superstition & Darkness” (1995)

There have been many theories of how human history works. Some, like German thinker G.W.F. Hegel, have thought of progress as inevitable. Others have …

This Short History Of Comic Sans Will Make You Love Comic Sans

Or at least understand it.<p>Comic Sans gets a bad rap. It got so bad that in 2010, the font took to the site <i>McSweeney’</i>s to redeem itself (“I’m the best thing to happen to typography since Johannes f*cking Gutenberg”).<p>Now, a short video has come to the contentious font’s defense, making the argument …

While Trump grabs headlines, Texas Republicans launch new wave of assaults on LGBT rights

<b>Dan Patrick (AP/Eric Gay)</b><p>Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick sparks new “bathroom bill” and effort to curtail same-sex couples’ rights in Houston<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>January 26, 2017 10:00am (UTC)<p>For understandable reasons, Donald Trump and his cadre of Beltway Republicans are dominating the news cycle. But it's also …