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What You Can Do When You Can't Stop Thinking About Something

There are only two things you can truly control—your thoughts and your behavior. No one else can choose either one of those for you. But sometimes …

The 3 Most Common Causes of Insecurity and How to Beat Them

Do you find yourself feeling filled with self-doubt and short on confidence? Despite your accomplishments, do you feel like a fraud destined to be …

Must-read list: The best stories on Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking, who died on Wednesday morning aged 76, contributed so much to our understanding of the universe that it's hard to sum up in just a few hundred words.<p>So Business Insider has pulled together its most popular, and important, articles on Hawking into this can't-miss list which covers …

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

12 quick and dirty music theory tips

<b>If you want to take your 'untrained' compositions to the next level, the easiest way to do it is by developing a basic knowledge of music theory.</b><p>If …

Music Theory: Beyond 7th Chords - Utilizing Complex Harmonies

Are you getting tired of using the same old chord types of major/minor/augmented/diminished? There are a lot more than four chord tones out there, …

How to Beat Anxiety, According to Science

So you don't totally freak.<p><b>By Olivia Remes, University of Cambridge</b><p>Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it …

Mental Health

Want to Be Emotionally Resilient? Science Says Do This

Anyone can do it and it doesn't cost a thing.<p>Do you worry a lot? Sometimes over things you absolutely can't control, so that worrying about them serves no practical purpose? Do you think you worry too much? Do you worry that all this worrying may not be good for you?<p>Most of us do at least some of …

Self-help

These 10 powerful mantras will give you a push when life is tough

Life can be hard sometimes. No matter who you are or what your circumstances, we all encounter tough times.<p>During times when life is tough, you may …

25 Tiny Changes That Will Make You a Happier Person

Doing what you like is freedom, liking what you do is happiness.<p>Most of us spend over half our waking days at work. And too many of us consider it a necessary sacrifice, something we're required to do to provide for ourselves and our families and make it possible to enjoy the time we have for …

Happiness

How Crazy Successful People Beat Stress

Stress. Yes, we all have it. And yes, you can manage it like a boss.<p>How's your stress level? Well, whatever it is, know that it's human to stress.<p>But the good news is that we can manage it, and certainly minimize it, by making some positive changes. That is, of course, all dependent on the life …

Self-help

Consonance and Dissonance

If you want to start making up melodies and bass lines from chord inversions, as I promised in the last article, we must first address the thorny …

Music theory for musicians (and normal people), in 50 genius graphics

16 September 2016, 20:45<p>Get to know the rudiments of music in infographic form, thanks to these beauties...<p>Put down those dusty music theory books! …

TED Speakers Want You to Read These Books

Everyone has that one book that they’re thrilled to find out a friend or acquaintance has also read. The experts behind TED talks are no exception. …

Think Less, Think Better

A FRIEND of mine has a bad habit of narrating his experiences as they are taking place. I tease him for being a bystander in his own life. To be fair, we all fail to experience life to the fullest. Typically, our minds are too occupied with thoughts to allow complete immersion even in what is right …

General Hospital

All the Books You Desperately Need to Add to Your 'To Read' Pile This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means there’s no TV on, which means it’s finally time to dig into those books you’ve been saving for your weekends, …

Books

Music Foundations: Understanding the Circle of Fifths

<i>In this guide exploring the Circle of Fifths, we go in depth into the relationships between chords, why certain chords progressions seem to work</i> …

Electric Guitar

Spectacular sci-fi: the movies with the best future worlds

By David Nield<p>Science-fiction is one of the most popular genres in the movies - loved by both filmmakers and the people who watch the results - and …

Complete Guide: How To Relieve Stress Naturally And Fast

Suffering from stress can be an almighty strain on ourselves both mentally and physically. It depletes a person’s quality of life and affects those …

Music Theory: Stretching Your Ears With Tone Rows

Twelve-tone music was invented in 1921 by Arnold Schoenberg and enthusiastically embraced by his students Alban Berg and Anton Webern among others. …

The Seven Deadly Performance Sins

All sorts of things can go wrong in a performance. A cockroach can scuttle across your pedalling foot (this has happened to me). The music may fall …

Body Language

A Beginners Guide To Wine - Part 1 - Types Of Wine & Basics

If all you know about wine is whether or not you like it, you’re long overdue for an education. A basic understanding of the types of wine is a must …

The Theory of Rhythm in Music

So far we’ve said little about a vital aspect of all music—the rhythm, beat or sense of groove. Listen to any iconic pop or rock tune, and it is that …

Music Theory: Modes, Modes, Modes....What Are They Good For?

<i>In his latest exploration of electronic music theory, Dubspot contributor Michael Emenau a.k.a. MNO investigates the concept of musical Modes. Learn</i> …

Understanding Harmony: Part 1

What is harmony? How do chords relate to one another? How can a chord progression build a framework for a song? In this tutorial we'll answer those …

Music Theory Tips: Learning Modes for Improvisation and Production

Modes can be an intimidating topic of conversation for musicians not used to improvising or taking solos. Getting started with modes might be a scary …

8 Days in North Korea

<b>Welcome to the world's most isolated civilization</b><p>In September 2015, I traveled to North Korea to see, first-hand, what life was like inside the Hermit Kingdom. Much of the country was what I had expected: strange, ersatz, thick with propaganda, and every so often, seriously unsettling.<p>And yet, the …

FYI: Can Anything Move Faster Than Light?

Yes, the universe itself will eventually outpace the speed of light. Just how this will happen is a bit complicated, so let's begin at the very beginning: the big bang. Around 14 billion years ago, all matter in the universe was thrown in every direction. That first explosion is still pushing …

Irregular Webcomic! #3380

One aspect of physics which I've been a little reluctant to discuss here has been the physics of music. This is because music itself is a complex …