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The Truth About Introverts And Their Brain Chemistry, According To Psychology Expert

Introverts aren’t shy or lazy and they don’t necessarily suffer from social anxiety, reveals doctor of psychology Perpetua Neo.<p>Introverts are …

Psychology

Newfound neurological mechanism explains how breathing can sharpen your focus

Researchers at Trinity College Dublin have uncovered a neurophysiological link between respiration and cognition, offering a fascinating anatomical …

Neuroscience

What Are the Limits of Manipulating Nature?

INNOVATIONS IN<p>By reaching down into the quantum world, scientists are hoping to gain more control over matter and energy.<p>Neil Savage<p>Neil Savage is a …

Quantum Mechanics

Inside photos of Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s star-studded wedding

Inside photos of Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja’s star-studded wedding<p>Viral Bhayani, Instagram<p>Sonam Kapoor is marrying Anand Ahuja in what promises to …

Bollywood

This 3D Optical Illusion Will Make You Question The Shape of Reality

The impossible exists.<p>Things are not what they seem. If you ever needed proof, there's an arrow we could show you, one that points to a different …

Optical Illusions

Asus ZenFone Max Pro is a crazy affordable phone for India

Running stock Android and powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 636, the $165 Asus phone is ridiculously good value for money.<p>Watch out Xiaomi, Asus is eyeing your top spot in India with its new ZenFone Max Pro, and it's making a pretty good case to do so.<p>The 10,999 Indian rupee phone (which converts to …

Mobile Technology

The illusion of time

BOOKS AND ARTS<p>Andrew Jaffe probes Carlo Rovelli’s study arguing that physics deconstructs our sense of time.<p>Andrew Jaffe<p>Andrew Jaffe is a cosmologist …

Quantum Mechanics

How Syria Came to This

A story of ethnic and sectarian conflict, international connivance, and above all civilian suffering<p>Seven years of horrific twists and turns in the Syrian Civil War make it hard to remember that it all started with a little graffiti.<p>In March 2011, four children in the southern city of Der’a …

Middle East

New Scientific Theory Suggests That The Universe Is Conscious And We Are A Part Of A Giant Mind!

<b>WE ARE THE UNIVERSE BECOMING CONSCIOUS OF ITSELF!</b><p>Science and technology have relatively bridged the gap between man and the universe throughout the …

What Happens After Death? New Theory Suggests Consciousness Moves To Another Universe?

A book titled “<i>Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the Nature of the Universe</i>“ has stirred up the internet, because …

Scientists Discover that Everything — from Rocks to Molecules — Is Conscious

Tweet<p><b>Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe,</b> …

Breakthrough study reveals how LSD dissolves a person's sense of self

A fascinating study led by scientists at the University of Zurich has uncovered key insights into the mechanisms behind how our brain generates our …

20+ Science Facts We Didn't Know at The Start of 2017

It's been an incredible year for science.<p><b>1.</b> The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, …

Relatives of Japanese abducted by North Korea decades ago place hope in Trump

Shigeo Iizuka always refused to believe that his sister had walked out on her young son and daughter in the summer of 1978 to start a new life.<p>The discovery, a decade later, that he had been right meant little when he learned the grim truth behind her disappearance – that she had been a victim of …

North Korea

Immunology, one cell at a time

Analysing the DNA, RNA and protein of single cells is transforming our understanding of the immune system, say Amir Giladi and Ido Amit.<p>Subject terms:<p>…

What Exactly is Reality?

Is the reality we know may simply be an illusion?<p>“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.” <br>- Albert Einstein<p>Sometimes when we …

A Unique Look at Our Obsession With Wealth

Rich, poor, and everyone in between. Lauren Greenfield captures the vague and never-satisfied desire to have more.<p>People say that if you grow up in LA, you grow up fast. That was true in the '90s, when Lauren Greenfield started using her camera to excavate the notion of wealth. There was no better …

Walt Disney World Resort

The Virtues of Boredom

What’s going on under the surface when people feel bored?<p>Boredom is in many ways an emotion of absence. The absence of stimulation, of interest, of excitement. But as Mary Mann reveals in her new book, <i>Yawn: Adventures in Boredom</i>, what’s lacking when we feel bored is often something much deeper than …

15 Albert Einstein quotes that reveal the mind of a true genius

Albert Einstein died on this day 63 years ago, but he remains one of the greatest minds of the 20th century. His contributions to human knowledge are unparalleled.<p>The physicist conducted groundbreaking research on how our universe functions, formulated the Theory of Relativity, and predicted the …

Albert Einstein

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Zanshin: Learning the Art of Attention and Focus From a Legendary Samurai Archer

In the 1920s, a German man named Eugen Herrigel moved to Japan and began training in Kyudo, the Japanese martial art of archery.<p>Herrigel was taught by a legendary Kyudo master named Awa Kenzo. Kenzo was convinced that beginners should master the fundamentals of archery before attempting to shoot at …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

New life, apart: Conjoined twins separated in marathon surgery

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> After 27 hours of surgery, twin boys Anias and Jadon McDonald -- born joined at the head 13 months ago -- began a new life apart on Friday.<p>The round-the-clock operation at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx began Thursday morning and ended Friday. The …

Parenting

The Viruses That Made Us Human — NOVA Next | PBS

The rise of the mammals may be feel like a familiar tale, but there’s a twist you likely don’t know about: If it wasn’t for a virus, it might not …

Biology

The Playful Mind

The Playful Mind• By Bernard De Koven | September 21, 2016 | 0 <i></i><br>We have a mind. Not just a brain. A mind. And the one thing it likes doing most is …

Meditation

Fill Your Mind with Truth, Not Poison

<b>“A wise person is hungry for knowledge, while the fool feeds on trash”</b> <b>(Proverbs 15:14 NLT, second edition).</b>If you want to become wise, the first …

Old Testament

Anil Ananthaswamy’s analysis of the self

In a science journalism workshop at the National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru, Anil Ananthaswamy demonstrated to us—a motley batch of …

India holiday: Best Himalayan retreats, spas, lodges, hideaways | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When it comes to the Himalayas, Nepal gets the most attention from travelers looking to conquer its towering peaks.<p>Chief among these, of course, is a certain little mound of dirt and rock called Everest.<p>But this 2,400-kilometer stretch of mountains, which also shares borders with China, …

National Parks

7 Steps to Overcoming the Overactive Mind

Our over active mind seems as if it is our normal state-of-being. It isn't. It is learned, re-enforced, and rewarded from early age onward. It's a mental habit. We cannot imagine getting through daily life and work without ceaseless mind talk - without creating lists and crossing things off, …