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8 Ways You Can See Einstein’s Theory of Relativity in Real Life

Posted by on April 24, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
8 Ways You Can See Einstein’s Theory of Relativity in Real Life

Want to see Einstein’s most famous theory in every day life? Read this.

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Science Proves What You Suspected: Walking in Nature is Good For Your Mental Health

Posted by on April 13, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Science Proves What You Suspected: Walking in Nature is Good For Your Mental Health

Do not underestimate the power of a walk in the woods: A new study suggests that even a 90- minute stroll in a natural environment can lead to measurable changes in the brain, and may help combat depression.

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Studies Show Psilocybin Causes Hyper-Connectivity in the Brain

Posted by on April 12, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Studies Show Psilocybin Causes Hyper-Connectivity in the Brain

When psilocybin interacts with the neuron-receptors in the brain, it blocks that receptors ability to interact with serotonin, thereby greatly affecting perception, mood appetite, and a number of other factors you take for granted. The end result is a hyper-connectivity between parts of the brain that normally don’t speak to each other. The effect of this is what most people call a trip. It is during these types of psychedelic experiences that one may have the sensation of tasting colors or hearing smells.

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Science Shows What You Think Will Make You Happy Probably Won’t

Written by on April 11, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Science Shows What You Think Will Make You Happy Probably Won’t

Science says there’s a good chance you don’t what really makes you happy. When estimating our happiness, we humans tend to engage in something called “impact bias” where we overestimate the actual effect that different outcomes will have on our life.

When if they think they’d be happier winning the lottery or becoming paraplegic, most people quite understandably respond that they’d be happier with all that money and no handicap.

Still, real life statistics show that one year after winning the lottery or losing the use of their lower body, people in both these groups are equally happy. Yes, really, EQUALLY.

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New Study Shows You Can Use Your Imagination to Effectively Bolster Your Patience – Here’s How

Posted by on April 7, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
New Study Shows You Can Use Your Imagination to Effectively Bolster Your Patience – Here’s How

Want more patience? Read this and learn the importance of engaging your imagination.

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Is There a Science to the ET Contact Experience? One Neuroscientist says “Yes!”

Is There a Science to the ET Contact Experience? One Neuroscientist says “Yes!”

ET contact may be linked to other “paranormal” related encounters. Is there a science to explain it all?

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A Scientific Look At How Soda Destroys Your Body (video)

Posted by on April 2, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 26 Comments
A Scientific Look At How Soda Destroys Your Body (video)

Are you a soda lover? This video shows the effect that pop has on your body!

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Doing Something Creative Can Boost Your Well-Being

Posted by on March 30, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Doing Something Creative Can Boost Your Well-Being

Researchers discovered that people who were engaged in more creative activities than usual on one day reported increased positive emotion and flourishing the next day.

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What Would YOU Do If You Knew The World Was Ending? Video Game Study Finds We’d Stop Worrying and Become More Sociable

Posted by on March 30, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
What Would YOU Do If You Knew The World Was Ending? Video Game Study Finds We’d Stop Worrying and Become More Sociable

In a study published to arXiv, researchers analyzed 270 million records of player behavior in the fourth closed beta test of the video game ArcheAge. It’s long been thought that people faced with the impending fall of humanity may abide by the adage ‘Even if I knew the world would go to pieces tomorrow, I would still plant my apple tree.’ But, the study suggests people will instead give up on the future, and focus on personal relationships before it’s too late.

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What Fruits And Veggies Looked Like Before Humans Domesticated Them [Watch]

Posted by on March 22, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
What Fruits And Veggies Looked Like Before Humans Domesticated Them [Watch]

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.

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Big Breakthrough MIT Physicists Create an ‘Impossible’ New Form of Matter

Posted by on March 19, 2017 in Futurism & Inspiring Inventions, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Big Breakthrough MIT Physicists Create an ‘Impossible’ New Form of Matter

Physicists at MIT have created a very strange and exciting new form of matter. Read about it now.

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Study Shows Loving Eye Contact Between Dogs & Humans Benefits Both

Posted by on March 15, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 3 Comments
Study Shows Loving Eye Contact Between Dogs & Humans Benefits Both

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.

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How Colors Can Affect Your Mood

Posted by on March 12, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
How Colors Can Affect Your Mood

Certain colors are associated with certain emotions. Use this information to your advantage.

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Newly Discovered Very Bright Nebula With No Obvious Power Source Is a Big ‘Cosmic Mystery’

Posted by on March 6, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Newly Discovered Very Bright Nebula With No Obvious Power Source Is a Big ‘Cosmic Mystery’

An ELAN – a glowing blob of gas – is a very rare thing to see, but this one is one of the rarest, because Astronomers can’t find its power source.

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Science Has Found the Emotion You Need to Stay Healthy

Posted by on March 5, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Science with 6 Comments
Science Has Found the Emotion You Need to Stay Healthy

Researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, have tracked emotions such as compassion, joy, love, and so on versus the levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6). The researchers found that those who regularly have positive emotions have less IL-6—and they noticed the strongest correlation with one particular emotion: awe.

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