Science

Your Brain NEEDS Silence: Studies Prove the Incredible Cognitive Value of Peace And Quiet

Written by on July 19, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 3 Comments
Your Brain NEEDS Silence: Studies Prove the Incredible Cognitive Value of Peace And Quiet

Need a little meditation motivation? Here are a bunch of proven ways your brain benefits from silence.

Continue Reading

History-Making 36-Hour Head Transplant to Take Place in China in 2017

Written by on July 18, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 52 Comments
History-Making 36-Hour Head Transplant to Take Place in China in 2017

A successful human head transplant is just a matter of putting the relevant techniques together to carry it out, says doctor performing procedure.

Continue Reading

Scientists Discover That Humans Have a ‘Magnetic 6th Sense’ To Detect Something We Can’t Even See

Written by on July 18, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 10 Comments
Scientists Discover That Humans Have a ‘Magnetic 6th Sense’ To Detect Something We Can’t Even See

Joe Kirschvink, a geophysicist at the California Institute of Technology who is currently testing humans for a magnetic sense, says that “it’s part of our evolutionary history. Magnetoreception may be the primal sense.”

Continue Reading

Bizarre Clouds Form Over CERN’s Large Hadron Collider During New “Awake” Experiment

Written by on July 14, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 22 Comments
Bizarre Clouds Form Over CERN’s Large Hadron Collider During New “Awake” Experiment

Who is CERN and what is their AWAKE experiment? You should know – and you should SEE THESE PHOTOS.

Continue Reading

It’s Nikola Tesla’s Birthday — He Predicted and Helped to Develop the Smartphone and FaceTime

Written by on July 10, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 16 Comments
It’s Nikola Tesla’s Birthday — He Predicted and Helped to Develop the Smartphone and FaceTime

Nikola Tesla was truly amazing man, with such grand visions. In 1922, Tesla predicted FaceTime, and just a few years later, in an interview with Collier’s Weekly, Tesla predicted the smartphone.

Continue Reading

Thinking ‘I can do better’ really can improve performance, study finds

Written by on July 5, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 3 Comments
Thinking ‘I can do better’ really can improve performance, study finds

In the study, people using self-talk, for example telling yourself “I can do better next time” — performed better than the control group in every portion of the task.

Continue Reading

Spying on Subconscious Feelings – Part 1

Written by on July 5, 2016 in Nature, Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 6 Comments
Spying on Subconscious Feelings – Part 1

We spend our formative years in school, developing our rational minds, but our emotions receive no formal attention. High divorce rates, job loss, employment stress, accidents, deaths, personal struggles, changing hormones, financial problems and health issues challenge everyone’s emotional health. Yet, as a society, we stubbornly treat the development of our emotions as a low priority. Since emotions are invisible, they are treated as if they don’t exist. S

Continue Reading

New Study: Researchers Invent Mind-Reading Machine that Reads Thought Process

Written by on July 5, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 6 Comments
New Study: Researchers Invent Mind-Reading Machine that Reads Thought Process

The research team from the University of Oregon, United States, are said to have developed a system that can read people’s thoughts via brain scans, and rebuild the faces they were visualizing in their heads.

Continue Reading

Dutch Inventor Aims to Harness the Waves to Clean Up the Seas

Dutch Inventor Aims to Harness the Waves to Clean Up the Seas

The Dutch inventor [21-year old Boyan Slat] of a ground-breaking project to remove millions of tonnes of plastics floating in “great garbage patches” in the oceans Wednesday unveiled his first prototype to help clean up the seas.

Continue Reading

Are You More Forgetful Than A Fish?

Written by on June 25, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Are You More Forgetful Than A Fish?

Asap SCIENCE looks at an interesting topic related to the brain functioning of fish and how well it relates to that of a human. Watch as they compare attention span, forgetfulness and the presence of pain receptors between humans and fish.

Continue Reading

What’s Causing Mysterious ‘Worldwide Hum?’ Here Are 4 Real Possibilities

Written by on June 23, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 7 Comments
What’s Causing Mysterious ‘Worldwide Hum?’ Here Are 4 Real Possibilities

The classic description of the Hum is that it sounds like a truck engine idling. For some, it’s a distant rumbling or droning noise. It can start and stop suddenly or wax and wane over time. For others, the Hum is loud, relentless and life-altering.

Continue Reading

Where Do Our Facial Expressions Come From?

Written by on June 21, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Where Do Our Facial Expressions Come From?

Our facial expressions convey a lot about our emotions, but why? Hank Green explores how our evolution has helped form how we communicate with our faces.

Continue Reading

Amazing New Machine Turns Food Waste into Energy

Amazing New Machine Turns Food Waste into Energy

The machine, which is temporarily available for $995, is part of an initiative to help create more sustainable energy as well as provide electricity and gas for cooking in parts of the world where it is spotty or lacking. The machine is also portable, and can be easily packed up and moved, which makes it a fantastic invention for those without a permanent home looking to provide electricity and gas to temporary shelters.

Continue Reading

Scientists Say Advanced Alien Civilizations “Almost Certainly Existed At Some Point In Cosmic History.”

Written by on June 14, 2016 in Earth & Space, Sci-Tech, Science with 7 Comments
Scientists Say Advanced Alien Civilizations “Almost Certainly Existed At Some Point In Cosmic History.”

According to new calculations, the odds that we are not the first technological civilization are actually high. Specifically, unless the probability for evolving a civilization on a habitable-zone planet is less than one in 10 billion trillion, then we are not the first.

Continue Reading

What Is 4-Strand DNA & Why Are Scientists So Excited?

Written by on June 10, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 1 Comment
What Is 4-Strand DNA & Why Are Scientists So Excited?

We’ve all learned that DNA is a double helix, but it’s more complex than we may think. What other configurations can DNA have? In this video, DNews discusses some exciting new findings.

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the articles on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. And, if you are a copyright owner who wishes to have your content removed, let us know via the "Contact Us" link at the top of the site, and we will promptly remove it.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top

Send this to a friend