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12 cheap building materials perfect for a small home

Starting a new build project can be a daunting prospect, especially in terms of how expensive the endeavour could become. But if you could locate …

Amazing

Cognitive science backs up the ancient Indian philosophy that we’re conscious even in deep sleep

Deep, dreamless sleep is often described as unconsciousness. We certainly don’t see distinct objects or have linear and memorable trains of thought, as we do in daily life or while dreaming. But in a meta-analysis published last month in Trends in Cognitive Sciences, cognitive science experts argue …

Ancient Philosophy

Does the Language We Speak Affect Our Perception of Reality?

Ethnobotanist and hallucinogenic scion Terrence McKenna said in one of his lectures that, “Culture is your operating system.” Through hallucinogenic …

A 70-year-old existential text captures the psychology behind the alt-right troll

The emergence of a white supremacist “alt-right” movement is a deeply disturbing moment in US politics, and commentators are struggling to make sense of what motivates and how to define the group. But for insightful analysis on the psychology behind the alt-right’s trolling and bigotry, some of the …

Jean Paul Sartre

7 Things Deeply Intuitive People Do Differently

Steve Jobs once said that intuition is more powerful than intellect. As it turns out, Jobs was onto something, and the scientific community backs him up. It seems that we've been giving intuition far too little respect.<p><i>"Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next." - Jonas Salk</i><p>In a …

Self-improvement

The New Black Atheists

Christianity has played a central role in African-American life from the late 18th century to the present. Black churches raised funds for fugitive …

Tesla-Stealing Hack is about Much More than Tesla

An often-asserted downside of internet-connected vehicles is that they’re subject to various forms of hacking, including theft. On Wednesday, a …

10 Books Every Christian Teenager Should Read

A reader recently asked the question: Do you have a suggested list of books for teenagers, something like a “Ten best books every Christian teenager …

Evangelical Christianity

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2 factors affect whether antidepressants will work for you — and scientists have finally put them together

But even when my depression threatened to cut me off completely from the world around me, I struggled with the decision to take antidepressants. It wasn't just that I'd been taught to believe that "going on meds" was giving up. No, what really worried me was how I'd cope if the drugs didn't …

Psychology

Anti-gay Duck Dynasty star threatens to run for President to tackle ‘depravity’, gay marriage

Anti-gay Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has threatened to mount a Presidential bid to challenge “depravity”.<p>Robertson was suspended from his A&E …

LGBTQ

listen to the amazing new youth voices in gender activism

At The Representation Project's Global Youth Summit in San Francisco last weekend, young activists met to discuss gender equality.<p><b>Name:</b> Shaun Ross<p><b>Occupation:</b> model and activist<p><b>What's your definition of gender?</b>Of course gender exists. It's something that your parents tell you. But as I grow older, I …

Feminism

5 Habits of Exceptionally Emotionally Intelligent People

What's different about people who have emotional intelligence and those who don't?<p>There's been quite a bit of talk surrounding the topic of emotional intelligence, or EQ. What is emotional intelligence? What's different about people who have it from those who don't?<p>According to <i>Psychology Today</i>, EQ …

Self-improvement

Why Elizabethan England was obsessed with Islam

<i>At war with Catholic Europe, Elizabethan England turned to the Ottomans, finds Jeremy Seal</i><p>On a May morning in 1570 a papal bull, nailed to the door of the Bishop of London’s palace, sealed Protestant England’s break with Catholic Europe. But the excommunication of Elizabeth I had another …

World History

Gay couple in fight to bring 'triplings' home to New Zealand

Friends of the couple set up crowd-funding page to help pay for hospital fees and travel to obtain passports so they can leave Mexico<p>Friends of a gay couple from Auckland are raising money to help them bring “triplings” home from Mexico to New Zealand.<p>Triplings are three babies born from the sperm …