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Elon Musk created a highly secretive school to educate his children, and here's what we managed to find out

In 2014, Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, pulled his five children out of a prestigious school for gifted children and started his …

Australia's oldest scientist chooses to end his life at 104, sparking global outrage

As I write this article, I’m listening to Beethoven’s Ode to Joy. If you have headphones nearby, I encourage you to click the play button below and …

This man donated blood every week for 60 years – saving the lives of 2.4 million babies

As children, we all had our favorite superheroes. We wanted to act like them, pretended to be like them and even talked like them.<p>Nowadays, when …

6 brutally honest reasons why your intentions don’t matter, but your actions do

In the world I live in, intentions mean very little. Your actions do, though.<br>This seems obvious. We’re living during a time of constant propaganda …

International relations expert on chemical weapons in Syria and why the West are hypocrites

On 14 April, Syria was attacked by armed forces from the United Kingdom, the United States and France. They fired missiles to destroy what they …

The surprising secret to happiness in relationships, according to psychologists

As wonderful as it is being in a long-term and committed relationship, it presents its fair share of challenges.In fact, 40 to 50 percent of …

Once you learn these 22 Stoic truths from Marcus Aurelius, you'll be much stronger

Marcus Aurelius, the Emperor of Ancient Rome between 161 and 180 AD. Known commonly as the last amongst the “Five Good Emperors”, Marcus Aurelius …

Researchers reveal a surprising link between intelligence and mental illness

Here is a brutal side effect of being highly intelligent:<p>People with high IQs are more at risk of developing mental and physical illness.<p>A new study …

Dear women – If you don‘t want to be victimized, first stop victimizing yourselves

<i>Editor’s note: We’ve published this article because we believe in sharing many different perspectives about globally relevant issues. It’s important</i> …

Government adviser reveals the greatest threat facing humanity (and it's not nuclear war)

A decade ago, no-one could have predicted the sheer size and impact the Internet has made on our planet. Now that everything including government, …

It Was Only a Matter of Time: Scientists Found a Way to Reverse Signs of Aging | HelloCare

Aging is a crucial part of life. We all have to undergo this phase and we all know the signs such as wrinkles, graying of hair, getting diagnosed …

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A Zen master explains why "positive thinking" appeals to mediocre minds

“Positive thinking is the only bullshit philosophy that America has contributed to human thought – nothing else”, says the spiritual guru Osho. He …

People in Silicon Valley are microdosing LSD to be more productive. And it's probably a bad idea.

What if there was a psychoactive drug you could take while working that increased your productivity? Imagine you could take it in low doses and it …

Starting Work Before 10 AM Is Similar to Torture, Oxford Scientist Says

A scientist at Oxford University, Dr. Paul Kelley, has recently made a discovery that may affect almost all of us.<p>He examined a series of modern day …

The smarter you are, the more you need quiet time. Here are 4 steps to achieve it.

In a recent interview, the journalist and author Ta-Nehisi Coates argues that all serious thinkers and writers should stop using Twitter.<p>He didn’t …

Visualizing Your Goals Doesn't Help You Achieve Them, According to Research

Have you heard about how people walk barefoot over hot coals at Tony Robbins’ <i>Unleash the Power Within</i> events? Apparently 21 people were recently …

There’s only one thing, historically, that has curbed inequality. And it’s not a positive thing

The winds of change are sweeping across the political landscape around the world, but will the new politicians coming into power address one of the …

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Getting through fear is a skill that anyone can learn.<p>The problem is, most of us are scared to face our fears head on.<p>While that’s normal and …

Elon Musk’s business empire is fueled by $4.9 billion in government subsidies. Are his businesses self-sustainable?

Los Angeles based entrepreneur Elon Musk has created a multi-billion dollar fortune running companies that make electric cars, sell solar panels and …

Brain Scans Show The Real Impact Love Has On A Child’s Brain

You comfort them over a skinned knee in the playground, and coax them to sleep with a soothing lullaby. But being a nurturing mother is not just …

Are men or women better leaders? A study of 3,000 managers draws their conclusion

Did you know that there are twice as many men called John as there are women leading the top 1000 companies in the United Kingdom?<p>Moreover, the …

Alan Watts Reveals the Most Crucial Factor in Achieving Your Goals and Living the Life You Want

We all have big goals that we want achieve, however many of us are unsure about how to actually achieve them.<p>It’s not easy. Competition is always …