Can you measure happiness among a population? The World Happiness Report thinks so.
The typical human strategy to problem solving is to think about the problem. To strategize, to discuss, to write pros and cons lists. However, thinking about our problems only amplifies the “problem!”
So, the next time you’re not sure how to solve a problem at work, the next time you’re in conflict with a friend or the next time you’ve lost something you can’t find, try this instead:
The capacity of the mind is much greater than we can ever fathom. Learn to channel your brain power for its creative capacities and you can succeed at many different levels.
“The stress and fear my mother felt didn’t paralyze her. It motivated her to action.”
Learn how the experiences and challenges early in the writer’s life helped him to overcome stress and challenges.
Stress manifests when someone experiences excessive levels of emotional or mental pressure.
The population of Denmark is roughly 5.5 million people, and that’s how many women are expected to die worldwide from cancer by 2030 – a 60% increase from 3.5 million deaths in 2012
Learn how music, an extremely effective natural stress management tool, offers you healing peace.
So-called “preventative” colon cancer tools like colonoscopies can actually greatly INCREASE your risk of colon cancer. Read this and be informed.
Frend named his koala water stations Blinky Drinkers. 10 of these water stations were set up at different ground and tree levels, along with surveillance equipment, back in April 2016 in an area that contained sizeable populations of koalas. After examining the recorded footage of the drinking koalas, the researchers were shocked at the findings…
Want to know the US cities that are leading the way in committing to renewable energy? Read this.
The Dutch have a lot of good ideas. And since they ride a lot of bikes, a solar bike path seems like a good one. Check out this interesting source of energy.
Peter Tans, the lead scientist at NOAA says, “The rate of CO2 growth over the last decade is 100 to 200 times faster than what the Earth experienced during the transition from the last Ice Age.” Read more about this…
From carrots to corn, plants have evolved with human intervention so that they are now drastically different than they once were when our Paleolithic ancestors consumed them. This intriguing video highlights these things and more.
Physicists at MIT have created a very strange and exciting new form of matter. Read about it now.
A 95-year-old professor has come up with a new, affordable battery that charges faster than your average lithium ion battery and provides more electricity.
University of Texas Professor John Goodenough along with Maria Helena Braga, a senior researcher from his department, have come up with a cheap, long-lasting, and powerful battery that is made of non-combustible components — meaning that your cell phone won’t explode in your pocket with this new battery.
This Studies show that the same positive feedback in oxytocin release occurs when a mom gazes at her newborn infant, occurs when dogs make the so-called puppy eyes at their owners.
When you learn about the Law of Attraction, you are likely to bump up against some friction, especially with friends and family. Suddenly making the shift to be more positive can create some unique dynamics within your personal relationships. I’ve found that in a number of my relationships, others have come to believe I’m delusional (btw, they’re right!). Perhaps you’ve had a similar experience.
According to Quantum Theory, if we simply rely on “common sense” to understand the nature of reality, we refuse ourselves the chance to see the whole picture; which takes a bit of being open to…well, a little bit of weirdness. It says that our rational minds simply cannot perceive the ultimate truth of reality and to even begin to understand, we need to expand, go deeper and think outside of the box.
Do you know your birthstone – and what it means? Find out here – and discover how to tap into the benefits inherent in your particular stone.
The more we self-observe, however, the more we give ourselves an incredible amount of control over our beliefs & feelings and allow ourselves to act less impulsively. We are creating a space for ourselves to consciously act rather than subconsciously react and giving ourselves the freedom of choice, rather than continuing to be a slave to our emotions, experiences and previous neural connections.
Privacy and consumer advocates—and a seemingly endless chorus of Internet users—were expressing outrage on Thursday after the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate passed a bill that will allow powerful media corporations to collect personal data of internet users without their consent and sell that information to the “highest bidder” for profit.
Whistleblower Goode was told about Trump issuing a Presidential Memorandum to declassify over 1000 patents, most of which deal with anti-aging and health technologies. Yet some deal with material science and biochemistry and a few involve free energy inventions. These technologies are widely used in a number of secret space programs, and the patents dealing with these have been repressed under national security orders.
Ron Paul: “It’s deeply troubling that so many in the news media and in both political parties attack the efforts of whistle-blowers and those who publish their revelations. These individuals risk it all, not for their own wealth and glory, but to inform us of what is being done to us and in our name. Their releases are both heroic and pro-American.”
The ruling came from U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson, who explained that the travel ban proposed by Trump violates constitutional protections because “a reasonable, objective observer—enlightened by the specific historical context, contemporaneous public statements, and specific sequences of events leading to its issuance—would conclude that the Executive Order was issued with a purpose to disfavor a particular religion”—specifically Islam.
More than 3,500 stores are expected to close. Some stores, like Bebe and The Limited, are closing all of their locations to focus more on online sales. Other larger chains, like JC Penney, are “aggressively paring down their store counts to unload unprofitable locations and try to staunch losses,” Business Insider notes. Sears and K-Mart are following a similar trajectory moving forward.
Do you know your leadership style? Find out now…
The bottom line is that poor Americans pay about 25 percent in total taxes, while the 1% pays anywhere from 18 to 23 percent. Surprisingly, the middle 40% receives more government assistance than the bottom 50%, with a benefit equivalent to 23 percent of national income. More surprisingly, the richest 10% as a group receives almost as much government assistance as the poorest 50%.