This Common Herb Could Bring Bees Buzzing To Your Garden

This Common Herb Could Bring Bees Buzzing To Your Garden

Karin Alton and Francis L. W. Ratnieks, University of Sussex
Here Are The Best Ways To Tell If You Are 'Overfat'
Here Are The Best Ways To Tell If You Are 'Overfat'
by James Brown, Aston University
About 90% of men and 50% of children in developed countries are “overfat”, according to a new study published in…
Walking a Mile in Someone Else's Religion by Steven Greenebaum
Why We All Need To Walk a Mile in Someone Else's Religion
by Steven Greenebaum
I was for a number of years the choir director of a First United Methodist choir while all the while remaining, in my…
Why Apartment Dwellers Need Indoor Plants
Why Apartment Dwellers Need Indoor Plants
by Danica-Lea Larcombe, Edith Cowan University
The change in urban environments because of development, associated with a rapid increase in chronic disease, is a…
5 Ways That Hypnosis Notably Improves Weight Loss
5 Ways That Hypnosis Notably Improves Weight Loss
by Erika Flint
If you have trouble losing excess weight, it's likely that your body and mind are conspiring to keep that extra weight…
Can You Solve The Lions And Lambs Classic Game Theory Puzzle?

Can You Solve The Lions And Lambs Classic Game Theory Puzzle?

Amirlan Seksenbayev, Queen Mary University of London
Rising Carbon Dioxide Is Making The World's Plants More Water-wise
Rising Carbon Dioxide Is Making The World's Plants More Water-wise
by Pep Canadell, CSIRO; et al.
Land plants are absorbing 17% more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere now than 30 years ago, our research shows.
The Future: It's Not Here and It's Not Now
The Future: It's Not Here & It's Not Now
by Thubten Chodron
We are spend a lot of time thinking about the future. We create idealistic dreams. "The Right Man/ Woman will appear.…
What To Do About The 9 Things That Can Affect Whether You Get Dementia
What To Do About The 9 Things That Can Affect Whether You Get Dementia
by Gill Livingston, UCL
Dementia is by no means an inevitable result of ageing. In fact, one in three dementia cases can be prevented,…
5 Reasons Besides Sex And Violence That Game Of Thrones Satisfies Our Needs
5 Reasons Besides Sex And Violence That Game Of Thrones Satisfies Our Needs
by Tom van Laer, City, University of London
Game of Thrones has become something of a TV event over the past six years – the last season attracted more than 5m…
3 Ways To Help Your Teenage Kids Develop A Healthier Relationship With Alcohol
3 Ways To Help Your Teenage Kids Develop A Healthier Relationship With Alcohol
by Jacqueline Bowden, South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute and Robin Room, La Trobe University
What parents say, how they behave and the messages they send to their teenagers can help delay when their teenage kids…
Why Our Global ‘Age Of Rage’ Is Entering A New Phase
Why Our Global ‘Age Of Rage’ Is Entering A New Phase
by Richard Youngs, University of Warwick
Protesters have recently been out in force in Russia, Poland, Hungary, northern Morocco and Venezuela; sizeable…
Self-Realization: A Total and Absolute Level of Fearlessness & Integrity
How To Attain A Total and Absolute Level of Fearlessness
by Rashmi Khilnani
I observe that most of humanity is feeling a vast amount of fear, stress, and worry in this ending of the Kali Yuga,…
How We Think About Our Past Experiences Affects How We Can Help Others
How We Think About Our Past Experiences Affects How We Can Help Others
by Adam Gerace, Flinders University
Have you ever told a friend experiencing a troubling situation “I know exactly how you feel”? This empathic response is…
When It Comes To Kids And Social Media, It's Not All Bad News

When It Comes To Kids And Social Media, It's Not All Bad News

Joanne Orlando, Western Sydney University
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Could You Be An Optimistic Radical Solarpunk?
by InnerSelf Staff
Solarpunk imagines a sustainable future, and what it might be like to live in it. Solarpunk’s optimism towards the…
Can Our Immune System Really Cause Heart Disease?
Can Our Immune System Really Cause Heart Disease?
by Rahul Kurup, Heart Research Institute
Many suffer from heart disease despite the fact they don’t smoke, have healthy diets, and are of a healthy weight.
Does Life Gives You Exactly What You Ask For?
Does Life Gives You Exactly What You Ask For?
by Michelle-Jeanne Noel
Someone said to me recently; "I'm not asking for much!" Well, her mind has given her exactly what she wanted...she…
Just One Night Of Bad Sleep For Middle-aged Adults Can Have Negative Repercussions
Just One Night Of Bad Sleep For Middle-aged Adults Can Have Negative Repercussions
by Tamara Bhandari, Washington University in St. Louis
Disrupting just one night of sleep in healthy, middle-aged adults causes an increase in amyloid beta, a brain protein…
Why A Community’s Vulnerability To Drought Is More Important Than The Drought Itself.
Why A Community’s Vulnerability To Drought Is More Important Than The Drought Itself.
by Lina Eklund and Darcy Thompson, Lund University
Our worry is that putting too much emphasis on the climate overlooks the role of political and socio-economic factors…
Why Your Subconscious Makes You Crave Naughty Foods
Why Your Subconscious Makes You Crave Naughty Foods
by Dr Heidi Seage, Cardiff Metropolitan University
The diet industry is thriving to say the least. More than half of British adults try to lose weight by controlling…
Are You Hiding? Come Out Come Out Whoever You Are!
Are You Hiding? Come Out Come Out Whoever You Are!
by Baron Baptiste
A big clue that you’re caught up in the concern for looking good is if you’re burned out, stuck, deadened, resistant,…
InnerSelf Newsletter: July 23rd, 2017
InnerSelf Newsletter: July 23rd, 2017
by InnerSelf Staff
There are many expressions and idioms that suggest how to best deal with life. One that comes to mind is "when life…
Organizing Human Chain Saves Drowning Family: Can A Similar Approach Save Our Drowning Human Family?
Organizing Human Chain Saves Drowning Family: Can A Similar Approach Save Our Drowning Human Family?
by Steve Bhaerman
We always feel heartened by tales of heroism, and we celebrate the individual hero or "shero". It's even more…
How Wildfires Could Radically Change Our Forests And Your Life
How Wildfires Could Radically Change Our Forests And Your Life
by Merritt Turetsky, University of Guelph
Multiple lines of evidence are now telling us a convincing story that boreal fires are changing — they are getting…
front yard garden
Farming The Suburbs and Why Can’t We Always Grow Food Wherever We Want?
by Jennifer Kent, University of Sydney
Some local governments are more tolerant than others in allowing residents to grow food where they want.
tyranny
To Defeat Tyranny Today Look To The Past
by Waller R. Newell, Carleton University
Democracy is under assault. Vladimir Putin’s authoritarianism, ISIS terrorism, the nuclear threat from North Korea and…
Twelve Steps to Abundance and Prosperity
Twelve Steps to Abundance and Prosperity
by Mark Thurston, PhD.
Something extraordinary emerges when we piece together Edgar Cayce’s statements made to many different people on the…
Breast Cancer And Drinking May Be Linked For Black Women
Breast Cancer And Drinking May Be Linked For Black Women
by Laura Oleniacz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Black women who drink more than 14 alcoholic drinks per week have a significantly higher risk of invasive breast cancer…
I've Studied Larsen C And Its Giant Iceberg For Years and It's Not A Simple Story Of Climate Change
I've Studied Larsen C And Its Giant Iceberg For Years and It's Not A Simple Story Of Climate Change
by Adrian Luckman, Swansea University
One of the largest icebergs ever recorded has just broken away from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
5 Power Tips for Women in the Workplace
5 Power Tips for Women in the Workplace
by Marja Norris
Women are imbued with the powers of relationships, mindfulness, and inspiring trust. While we don't think these are a…
Dump Your Parent Issues: They Are Messing Up Your Life!
Dump Your Parent Issues: They Are Messing Up Your Life!
by Meg Blackburn Losey, Ph.D.
Parent issues are some of the worst and most longstanding issues we can have. When children do not have what they need,…
4 Achievable Steps for Turning Burnout into Brilliance
4 Achievable Steps for Turning Burnout into Brilliance
by Denise R. Green
We're all born with a spark, and then life piles on. But it's possible to clear off the muck so you can shine…
How Building Your Child's Spoken Word Bank Can Boost Their Capacity To Read
How Building Your Child's Spoken Word Bank Can Boost Their Capacity To Read
by Signy Wegener and Anne Castles, Macquarie University
Children’s oral vocabulary – their knowledge of the sounds and meanings of words – is strongly positively associated…
Are Low Calorie Sweeteners Really Better For You?
Are Low Calorie Sweeteners Really Better For You?
by Rachel Adams, Cardiff Metropolitan University
Drinking beverages containing low-calorie sweeteners may not help you lose weight and may even be bad for your health,…
How to Get the Best Out of a Black Moon!
How to Get the Best Out of a Black Moon!
by Sarah Varcas
A black moon is a particularly powerful new moon which augurs a significant new phase. We can use its energy to prepare…
Learning Life Lessons by Playing Dice
Can You Learn Life Lessons by Playing Dice?
by Joseph Gallenberger, Ph.D.
I started this journey feeling that miracles were rare and wonderful events. I felt mostly that we prayed for them and,…
Life Is A Circle, Not A Straight Line
Life Is A Circle, Not A Straight Line
by Nora Caron
When we look at nature, we can clearly see how everything is related to cycles. We have lunar cycles, tide cycles,…
5 Steps To Deal With Loss
5 Steps To Deal With The Many Types of Loss
by Jude Bijou, M.A., M.F.T.
Somewhere, we got the idea that losses should be avoided at all costs because they are too painful. The result: no one…

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