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Movie Stills Juxtaposed Against Their Real-Life Locations

Canadian photographer Christopher Moloney brings the magic of cinema to life with <i>FILMography</i>, an ongoing art project that matches scenes from movies with their real-life, present-day locations. After printing out a black-and-white still from a film, Moloney holds up the print and snaps a photo of …

HBO Releases 'Game Of Thrones Ice And Fire: A Foreshadowing' Special Online

It's only 15 minutes long, but the "Game of Thrones" featurette really packs it in.<p>Last night before the latest episode of "True Detective," "Game of Thrones" fans were treated with "Game of Thrones Fire and Ice: A Foreshadowing." The short special had everything a fan could ask for (aside from an …

16 Fiction Book Characters' Myers-Briggs Personality Types

You may remember the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator from your high school homeroom class, or that crazy ex who said your opposite psychological preferences made you doomed to fail. If not, here's the run-down:<p>It's a personality quiz based on Carl Jung's typological theories that divides people into 16 …

Brené Brown: The Fast Track To Genuine Joy

By Brené Brown<p>I used to stand over my two kids while they slept, and just as a profound sense of love and joy washed over me, I'd imagine horrible things happening to them: car crashes, tsunamis. "Do other mothers do this," I'd wonder, "or am I unhinged?" I now know from my research that 95 percent …

When Life Feels Crazy: Questions for Cracking Up and Breaking Through

<b>“Every really new idea looks crazy at first.” ~Abraham H. Maslow</b><p>Once, when I was in a painting workshop, I hit a wall of resistance, totally stumped …

SEED OF SELF RESPECT

Iyanla Vanzant: 4 Ways To Stop Comparing Yourself To Others

By Iyanla Vanzant<p><b>Q: How do I stop comparing myself with others?</b><p>1. Get clear about you.<p>A sense of self lets you see others' successes and become better, not bitter. List words that describe you: smart, strong, kind; mother, friend, visionary. Value yourself and you won't want to be like anyone …

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

Study finds that a subset of children often considered to have autism may be misdiagnosed

Children with a genetic disorder called 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, who frequently are believed to also have autism, often may be misidentified …

psychology jobs | Guardian Jobs

• London (Central), London (Greater)<br>• Salary from £34,736 to £42,019 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £45,212 pa inclusive of Lo<br>• LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE<p>The Lab Technician will play a key role in the success of the laboratory’s development and operation, and therefore …

The incredibly annoying psychology of Christmas holiday regression

In a characteristically serene post at Zen Habits, Leo Babauta points out that holiday family gatherings can be "the ultimate mindfulness training ground": if you can remain centred and calm in the middle of Christmas dinner, you can presumably do so anywhere.<p>True, I'm sure. But for any of us …

What Is Memory and How Does It Work?

Have you ever wondered how you manage to remember information for a test? The ability to create new memories, store them for periods of time, and …

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Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures (Updated)

Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has …

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