The process of seeing through the eye has an apparent flaw due to biology and structure of the eye. Everyone has a blind spot where vision loss becomes possible. Asap SCIENCE looks at the science behind seeing and examines different tricks that our eyes can play on us.
Shame. Everybody has it. Nobody wants to talk about it. The less we talk about it, the more power it has over us.
Shame goes to the core of a person and makes them feel there is something inherently wrong with them.
Many first-time parents get a little terrified before their first child is born, and rightfully so. All those little insecurities begin to pop into their heads about if they’re truly cut out for parenthood and if they’ve prepared enough for the tough but extremely rewarding journey ahead.
It’s estimated that the number of diabetes sufferers in the world will double from about 190 million to 325 million during the next 25 years. (1) It’s obvious that we need to pay more attention to our lifestyle habits and make some changes. An insulin resistance diet, similar to a diabetic diet plan, helps you lose excess weight and regulate your insulin and blood glucose levels in order to reduce your risk of developing prediabetes and diabetes.
Most of us feel we drink enough on a daily basis to keep hydrated, but the things we drink often dehydrate us instead of hydrate. Coffee, tea, soda and energy drinks often contain caffeine.
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy released the nations first-ever “Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health” on November 16 that includes both alarming statistics and a plan to fix the nation’s opioid crisis.
Laws of The Subconscious Mind. Do you know what Tony Robbins, Brian Tracy, Jim Rohn, Robert Kiyosaki and ALL other successful people have in common? All of them know how to unleash the hidden power of their subconscious mind power. Your subconscious mind is 30,000 times more powerful than your conscious mind.
So, why is it that so many come out of childhood scathed in some way? My parents fed me and sheltered me. I learned how to take care of myself physically and to manage the tasks of adulthood. I was responsible and productive. Yet, I was far from happy and fulfilled.
TED Resident Fawn Qiu designs fun, low-cost projects that use familiar materials like paper and fabric to introduce engineering to kids. In this quick, clever talk from the creator of the “Flappy Bird in a Box Hack,” Qui shares how nontraditional workshops like hers can change the perception of technology and inspire students to participate in creating it.
In the US alone there are about half a billion devices in homes connected to the internet. This is about 5.7 devices per household. So could there be a benefit to not using our cellphones for a while or taking a smartphone vacation? AsapTHOUGHT examines the pervasive nature of cellphones and the practice of taking a holiday from smartphone use.
The lines between fast food restaurants and the ubiquitous chains are blurring, with a new type of healthy chain restaurants emerging across the country: fast casual restaurants. Called ‘The Chipotle Effect,’ Americans spent over $21 billion at fast casual restaurants in 2014.