Martina Oh

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9 People On The Alternative Type Of Therapy That's Working For Them

While the jury is still out on <i>why</i>, it’s pretty clear that mental illness is on the rise in the United States in recent years. Titles like "The …

Mental Health

Why Basic Income Is a Mental Health Issue

Canadian researcher Dr. Evelyn Forget says guaranteed income “works as an antidepressant.”<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>Across the Western world, there is a rising epidemic of depression and anxiety—one that disfigured my life for over a decade. For years now, the United Nations …

World Health Organization

Want to Become Successful at Anything? Start With These 6 Words

There are many tips and strategies to help you become world class. But none of that matters without understanding these six words.<p>Much has changed between 1956 and 2018. However, while everything has changed on the surface, at the core, we're still very much like the people who lived in 1956.<p>One …

Self-improvement

How do you change your mindset to be more positive?

<b>Excellent question!</b><p>There are so many reasons for not having a positive mindset. We fail at something, we don’t achieve what we set out to do, we …

The 10 things confident people won’t ever do

In <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i>, when Yoda is training Luke to be a Jedi, he demonstrates the power of the Force by raising an X-wing fighter from a swamp. …

5 Things Successful People Do Every Sunday

Don't wake up Monday without doing these five things.<p>Successful people know that the week starts the moment their alarm sounds on Monday - and they're ready to get after it. It's not hard to realize that elite performers, and the people who live full lives, maximize all the different moments that …

What Are the Jungian Archetypes?

Archetypes were a concept introduced by the Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung, who believed that archetypes were models of people, behaviors, or …

Spirituality

As a doctor, I didn’t think much of acupuncture. Then the opioid crisis arrived

In 1986, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a new visual guide for pain management known as the “pain ladder.” Each rung on the ladder represented a different set of pain medications. On the bottom rung were over-the-counter medications like Tylenol, while opioids like morphine appeared …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

4-year-old N.B. art prodigy is taking the art world by storm

When he’s not playing with dinosaurs or reading a book, four-year-old Advait Kolarkar uses paint, canvases and his imagination to create …

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life<p>In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> …

'There is no such thing as past or future': physicist Carlo Rovelli on changing how we think about time

How do I know that the usual perception is right, and this is wrong?<p>In the elementary grammar of things, there is no distinction between ‘cause’ and ‘effect’<p>What do we know about time? Language tells us that it “passes”, it moves like a great river, inexorably dragging us with it, and, in the end, …

Quantum Mechanics

Surrealist Collages by Amanda Durepos

By collecting and cutting up vintage copies of Vogue, LIFE, Harper’s BAZAAR or National Geographic, the Montreal-based visual artist Amanda Durepos …

Tibetan Master Patrul Rinpoche Outlines Three Unique Paths to Enlightenment

The great Tibetan lama Patrul Rinpoche was a widely revered and much respected teacher, and people gathered around him to receive his wisdom and …

Polaroid's new gadget turns your phone into an instant camera

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

This Surreal Shot of Jupiter’s Clouds Is Exactly What We Need Right Now

Just look at this incredibly detailed photo of Jupiter’s clouds as captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. It’s an otherworldly distraction to keep our …

Rose Wylie: Quack Quack review – crude, joyous spontaneity

Grand, ungainly and defiantly young – this is the art of Rose Wylie. It is a strange and anomalous combination, especially since she is now 83. Looking at her enormous canvases, which might show a park bench, a film star surrounded by flying ears or a biscuit on its way into someone’s open mouth, …

Nicole Kidman

The Best and Worst Butter from the Grocery Store

Is there anything in your kitchen more useful and universally beloved than butter? From your morning toast to your afternoon pasta to your evening …

An exhibition so powerful it makes you cry - Living with Gods, British Museum, review

When was the last time you cried in an exhibition? I can tell you when I did. It was last Thursday afternoon, inside Living with Gods, a new exhibition of around 160 objects at the British Museum, which complements Neil MacGregor’s ongoing Radio 4 series about the history of religious belief.<p>In …

Chemist of Mysteries: Man Ray’s Dream Photos

Minimalist and modern-sounding, Man Ray is the sort of name that seems as if it should be outlined in buzzing neon. Born Emmanuel Radnitzky in …

12 Books That Will Improve Your Self-Knowledge

Every piece of personal or professional growth you achieve in life starts with one thing: Self-knowledge.<p>Lao Tzu, the ancient Chinese philosopher, …

This Number Will Text You a Work of Art Based on What You Want to See

If you’re in a creative slump, then the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is here to get you back in the groove. The museum recently rolled …

What do you do after the Louvre? Here are 10 little-known museums in Paris

The Louvre, the Pompidou and the d’Orsay in Paris are giant “must-sees” and, of course, you must visit them.<p>Smaller gems such as the Musée de l’Orangerie and the Jeu de Paume are top destinations too.<p>But I had visited them on past trips, so I was up for discoveries. What I found was an assortment …

The 8 coolest buildings in Japan

Limited space and high land prices have prompted Japanese architects to think well outside the box. Surprise is the watchword - vegetables sprout …

What Are The Best Lights For Still Life & Product Photography?

Still life photography can be one of the most demanding in terms of gear. As a portrait photographer, you may covet some ludicrously expensive, …

How to increase mental toughness: 4 secrets of 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? …

How to Memorize the F-Stop Scale With Simple Math

Off the top of your head, do you know how much more light f/2.8 lets in compared to f/5.6? Do you know the f-stop number that comes after 11? This …

The 8 Coolest TED Talks on Psychology

Humans, we all know, are strange, irrational, beautiful creatures who often act in weird and wonderful ways. That makes us hard to deal with …

Jason Shulman photographs entire movies with ultra-long exposures, creating impressionist photo masterpieces in the process

Final Cut

Artist Captures Otherworldly Photos by Dragging a Mirror into a Lake

Murray Fredericks stages kaleidoscopic landscape photos in Australia's largest lake.<p>One of the most famous lines in literature comes from the classic fairy tale <i>Snow White</i>. "Mirror, mirror, on the wall," the evil queen purrs to an enchanted looking glass. "Who is the fairest one of all?" Obsessed …