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Invasive Brain Hacking Software May Soon Become a Reality

By |2017-06-12T20:51:27+03:00March 15th, 2015|Categories: Science & Technology|Tags: , , |

In the near future, it may become possible to extract sensitive information from the brain with the help of invasive software or spyware. It is not really important if you want to share this information with anyone or not because this software will force you to do it against your will. Your thoughts will no longer be only yours! At USENIX Security conference, scientists showed that it is really possible to "program" your mind through software to force you to reveal information that all people would prefer not


Words Can Change Your Brain

By |2017-12-03T15:16:10+03:00December 14th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words can change your brain. That’s right, according to Andrew Newberg, M.D. and Mark Robert Waldman, words can literally change your brain. In their book, Words Can Change Your Brain, they write: “a single word has the power to influence the expression of genes that regulate physical and emotional stress.” Positive words, such as “peace” and “love,” can alter the expression of genes, strengthening areas in our frontal lobes and promoting the brain’s cognitive functioning. They propel the


Human and Brain Centers: Two Ways Of Knowing

By |2019-04-20T16:18:27+03:00October 27th, 2014|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

The mind that does the thinking has to interact with the body and control it. The body is controlled via two brain centers. Let us consider a right-handed person, and make the necessary adjustments in terms of left-handed people. A person's right-hand controls fine detailed movement, such as writing, adjusting mechanisms, controlling tools, or doing anything, which requires sequential action as such. Whereas the left hand establishes an anchor point or reference point. It may hold on to something that we are working on, so


5 Vital Tips for a Better Memory

By |2018-10-17T06:55:28+03:00August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The older we get, the less we are able to remember (unless you’re so young you can’t remember anything, but whose keeping track?). This is not uncommon and becomes more apparent through old age. So, there may be times where you go to do something, and suddenly forget what you were going to do, or maybe you learned something, and within an instant, that information was lost. This is not uncommon but becomes more of an issue as your age increases (apparently). As a result, here


3 Breathtaking Things to Know About Your Brain and Memory

By |2019-06-07T17:16:58+03:00August 7th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Have you ever been in a situation where you question what you ate for dinner last night, and literally cannot recall? After minutes of pondering, sometimes it may click whereas other times a friend or family member may have to remind you of the food you ate, or you have to think of something which symbolizes the food. For example, maybe you ate roast lamb (sorry vegans!) and see a lamb on television which triggers your memory of you eating lamb – only if, for whatever


Your Subconscious Mind is the Book of Your Life

By |2019-03-05T01:18:48+03:00July 20th, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Your subconscious mind holds the key to your unique life story. It’s a magic place where miracles can happen. All manifestations of events and circumstances are first imprinted upon the subconscious mind. They start as thoughts, beliefs, and theories which are born in the conscious mind and passed back to the “crew of the ship”. Understanding how the subconscious mind works The ship is basically you as a whole person, the captain is the conscious mind, which is the thinking and reasoning center, and the


8 Surprising Ways Music Affects and Benefits our Brains

By |2019-06-20T00:21:58+03:00July 19th, 2014|Categories: Life Hacks, Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life, Social life|Tags: , , , |

Music is everywhere we turn, playing a big part in all of our lives – but how does it really affect our brains and our bodies? “Without music, life would be a mistake” – Friedrich Nietzsche 1. Happy or sad music affects our ability to see neutral faces: Generally, when we hear a sad song, we can identify that it sounds sad and the same goes for happy compositions – but this isn’t because it makes us feel particularly happy or sad, it’s because our brain

Science Explains What’s Different About Highly Sensitive People

By |2018-12-10T15:28:17+03:00June 27th, 2014|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

Are you the type of person who cannot ignore heartache? If so, then you are one of many highly sensitive people. Do you find yourself crying over "little things"? Do you have a strange gift for perception, especially when it comes to social situations? Highly sensitive people have the ability to notice everything, and in turn, everything brings an emotional response. Be it sad or happy, sensitive people feel it much deeper than all the rest. This doesn't make you a freak or outcast, or