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Terra corre risco de entrar em 'efeito estufa' irreversível

Tampa, Estados Unidos, 6 Ago 2018 (AFP) - O planeta precisa urgentemente de uma transição para uma economia verde porque a contaminação por …

Modern mindfulness is rooted in a racist history

Newspaper articles at the time warned of the “clash of civilizations” developing between “uncivilized” Asian and “civilized” White culture.<p>In January 1902, Reverend Clarence Edgar Rice warned Americans of a religion that “both in theory and practice…degrades women,” practices “crass brutality” …

Mindfulness

Sorry, Arachnophobes: Terrifying New Study Shows Spiders Can Now Fly

And you thought walking into a spiderweb was bad.<p>Spiders are already the stuff of nightmares. These tiny land octopi with venomous bites and …

Research

O poder causa danos cerebrais, mostram estudos

Líderes perdem capacidades mentais como a habilidade de entender o ponto de vista dos outros<p>Se o <b>poder</b> fosse uma droga, viria com uma longa de lista …

Seven ways to deal with post-traumatic stress disorder

What is PTSD?<p>Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop after being involved in, or witnessing, traumatic events. A wide range of experiences can cause it, from being in a car crash, a traumatic childbirth, losing someone close to you in upsetting circumstances, …

Mental Health

A curiosa razão pela qual há insetos homossexuais

A homossexualidade em insetos é tão ampla quanto enigmática, segundo o biólogo Kris Sales, da universidade britânica de East Anglia.<p>"Por que a …

A reação adversa à felicidade

Nada me deixa mais deprimida do que ler sobre felicidade. Por quê? Porque existem conselhos demais por aí sobre como alcançá-la. Como Frédéric Lenoir …

Want To Live a Better Life? Use These 8 Life Lessons To Build Your Personal Philosophy

Discover your personal philosophy and then build your life around it.<p>Following a morning hike among the serenity of red rocks, wildflowers, and mountain views, I sat in conversation with an old friend. We had an important topic to discuss. Mainly, my future career.<p>My friend knows that I'm a …

Happiness

Follow These Ways to Hold Back the Rein of Your Distracted Mind

Learn to determine distractions and find your focus by following these ways<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With so much of digital influence in our lives, the focus has been …

This is the life you are missing (here and now)

Paul McCartney had a dream that would change his life and career forever.<p>In retrospective, it seems it happened at the right moment and time. …

9 home remedies for mosquito bite itch

Following a notably mild winter, insects are worse this year than they have been in recent summers. More specifically, ticks and mosquitoes are out in force, making for a particularly uncomfortable summer for those who seem to attract the blood-sucking bugs.<p>The best method of dealing with mosquitos …

Why Mindfulness Is Your New Secret Weapon

The 2010 Chicago Marathon came down to a duel between two East Africans: Kenyan Sammy Wanjiru and Ethiopian Tsegaye Kebede. The men were ranked one and two in the world, respectively, and their rivalry was fierce. On the line were a prestigious victory and a half-million-dollar purse.<p>Kebede led …

Urban Agriculture Startup Gotham Greens Closes $29 Million Round of Funding

Gotham Greens is growing.<p>The Brooklyn-based urban agriculture startup has closed a $29 million Series C financing round, bringing its total equity …

How Aristotle is the perfect happiness guru

Happiness is not a state as far as Aristotle is concerned, it’s an activity, says Professor Edith Hall, and you just have to decide to become happier<p>You’ve got the Headspace app, know your downward dog from your black dog, and once read something by Freud, so what can a guy who lived 23 centuries …

Happiness

Plantas em casa: Como ter uma horta usando caixas de papelão

Conheça o sistema de cultivo que requer pouca água e quase nada de espaço.<p>Você já imaginou construir uma horta em caixas de papelão? Sim, isso é …

How to Get Started With a Focused Meditation Practice

Many people who turn to meditation for stress relief find focused meditation easier to practice and maintain than traditional meditation practices. …

Meditation

Um guia para você entender, de uma vez por todas, o que é Blockchain

Explicar o sistema que sustenta o bitcoin não é fácil, mas neste passo a passo tentamos resumir os principais pontos que definem a tecnologia que …

How the Enlightenment Ends

Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.<p>Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Rachel Carson Didn't Like the Organic Food Movement

Rachel Carson, who was born on May 27, 1907, and launched the modern environmental movement with her 1962 book “Silent Spring,” was a highly private …

5 TEDx Talks That Will Help You Learn How to Focus

These TEDx talks teach the power of mindfulness and how it can help overcome common obstacles in your business and your life.<p>Although we know it's best to be fully present in everything we do throughout the day--it's tough to do this without practice and guidance on how to stay focused.<p>When we are …

The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Mastering mindfulness: An evening class with Ed Halliwell | The Guardian Members

<b>An evening workshop that will introduce you to mindfulness, and help you to master your thoughts and feelings, rather than be controlled by them</b><p>Being more aware of your thoughts, feelings and surroundings can improve your mental wellbeing. If you want to learn how to live well by paying more …

Study: Religiosity Reduces Boredom, Inhibiting The Search For Meaning And Purpose

Religious individuals tend to feel less bored, which in turn makes them less inclined to search for meaning, study shows.<p>“What worries me about …

Mental noise is hurting us: Why silence is the think tank of the soul

Upon meeting a Zen master at a social event, a psychiatrist decided to ask him a question that had been on his mind for a long time.<p>“Exactly how do …

Why mindful breathing keeps your brain healthy and young

Yogis, non-yogis, long-term meditators, and short-term 'dabblers' alike will all agree that meditation improves focus. But, until now, no studies had …

Take a Mindful Moment: 5 Simple Practices for Daily Life

How often have you rushed out the door and into your day without even thinking about how you’d like things to go? Before you know it, something or …

The many benefits of meditation in the business classroom

The fast pace of the business world — in which competition is the rule and return on investment decides everything — can be challenging for business …

How to Reduce Stress With Deep Breathing

You may have heard that deep breathing exercises can relieve stress. Unlike some stress-relieving techniques, solid research shows that breathing …

The evolutionary paradox of homosexuality

Being gay no longer holds the stigma it once did, but in evolution, why does a non-reproductive trait persist?<p>In 1913 George Levick, an explorer, …

4 Buddhist Tips to help quell Loneliness.

A post shared by Waylon Lewis & Friends (@walkthetalkshow) on Jun 1, 2017 at 12:09pm PDT<p>Bad news, guys. New research (that was recently conducted by …