Why Preteen Boys Who Play Team Sports Have Less Depression
Why Preteen Boys Who Play Team Sports Have Less Depression
by Gerry Everding
New research links participation in team sports to larger hippocampal volumes in kids and less depression in boys ages…
5 Other Animals Besides Humans Who Take Cleaning Seriously
5 Other Animals Besides Humans Who Take Cleaning Seriously
by Sophia Daoudi and Jan Hoole
A house proud mouse, considerately tidying up the workbench of the shed in which it lives, has been captured on video…
Why Some People Are Wired To Be More Spontaneous Than Others
Why Some People Are Wired To Be More Spontaneous Than Others
by Parashkev Nachev
“Why can’t you just relax into it?” is a question many of us have asked in frustration with ourselves or others – be it…
6 Simple Ways To Fill Your Wardrobe With Sustainable Clothing
6 Simple Ways To Fill Your Wardrobe With Sustainable Clothing
by Sarah Lees
The environmental impact of fashion waste is overwhelming. Every year the UK alone sends 350,000 tons of clothing to…
A Family Breakfast Can Give Kids Good Body Image
A Family Breakfast Can Give Kids Good Body Image
by Sheena Rice
Eating breakfast as a family can help promote a positive body image for children and adolescents, a new study suggests.
Students walk on the Stanford University campus in Santa Clara, Calif. Stanford has a $24 billion endowment.  (the real scandal of american universities is subsidized privilege)
The Real Scandal Of American Universities Is Subsidized Privilege
by Neil McLaughlin
Scandal has thrust the troubling inequality of higher education in the U.S. into the spotlight. News media have…
Freedom of Being: Heed the Call and Dare to Live
Freedom of Being: Heed the Call and Dare to Live
by Randi B. Noyes
Viktor E. Frankl, in his book, Man's Search for Meaning, recounts his experiences in a concentration camp during World…
Horoscope Current Week: March 25th to 31st, 2019
Horoscope Current Week: March 25th to 31st, 2019
by Pam Younghans
This weekly astrological journal is based on planetary influences, and offers perspectives and insights to assist you…
Act with Kindness, Considering Everyone and Everything
Act with Kindness, Considering Everyone and Everything
by Darren Cockburn
Kindness towards people means being considerate, friendly and generous. The opposite to kindness is intentionally…
The Ongoing Search for Love
The Ongoing Search for Love
by Sonja Grace
The search for love is one all humans, throughout lifetimes, have experienced. We search for those connections in each…
New Zealand Shows What Real Action to Stop Gun Violence Looks Like
New Zealand Shows What Real Action to Stop Gun Violence Looks Like
by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams
"On 15 March, our history changed forever. Now, our laws will, too," said New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
New Evidence Suggests We Should Eat Fewer Eggs
New Evidence Suggests We Should Eat Fewer Eggs
by Marla Paul
Adults who eat more dietary cholesterol—such as that in eggs—have a significantly higher risk of cardiovascular disease…
How A Doula Helps Women Giving Birth?
How A Doula Helps Women Giving Birth?
by Meghan A. Bohren
Women have traditionally been supported by a companion during childbirth, and there is good evidence this benefits both…
How Compassion Can Triumph Over Toxic Childhood Trauma
How Compassion Can Triumph Over Toxic Childhood Trauma
by Sheri Madigan, et al
In a piece on the television show 60 Minutes, Oprah Winfrey discussed childhood trauma — shining a public spotlight on…
The Climate Solution Right Under Our Feet
The Climate Solution Right Under Our Feet
by Michaela Haas
The ideas behind regenerative farming are simple and ancient. The way to stop climate change might be buried in 300…
Coming Out of the Cocoon: It's Time to Face Reality & Help Others
Coming Out of the Cocoon: It's Time to Face Reality & Help Others
by Chögyam Trungpa
Shambhala training is based on developing gentleness and genuineness so that we can help ourselves and develop…
What Works For Me: Love Is All There Is
What Works For Me: Love Is All There Is
by Marie T. Russell, InnerSelf
Years ago, I knew someone who used to say "Love is all there is". This was his "mantra" and he repeated it often to…
From Enlightenment to Romance in One (Not So) Easy Step
From Enlightenment to Romance in One (Not So) Easy Step
by Cate Montana
As I hiked up the old E4 trail above the temple complex at Delphi, romance was the last thing on my mind let alone a…
Why The Unspoken Violence Of Border Walls Should Also Be Considered
Why The Unspoken Violence Of Border Walls Should Also Be Considered
by Nour Halabi
Ever since his days on the election campaign trail the US president, Donald Trump, has assured voters of his intentions…
Blind Mice Get Their Sight Back After Gene Insertion
Blind Mice Get Their Sight Back After Gene Insertion
by Robert Sanders
Scientists inserted a gene for a green-light receptor into the eyes of blind mice and, a month later, the mice were…
How A Team Approach Makes Full-day Kindergarten A Success
How A Team Approach Makes Full-day Kindergarten A Success
by Janette Pelletier and Christina Moore
Our youngest learners benefit when educators with complementary skills combine their expertise.
Why Rich Parents Are More Likely To Be Unethical
Why Rich Parents Are More Likely To Be Unethical
by David M. Mayer
Federal attorneys have arrested 50 people in a college admission scam that allowed wealthy parents to buy their kids’…
Are We Too Busy For Our Own Good?
Are We Too Busy For Our Own Good?
by Alexander J. Berardi
Those of us who inhabit the more industrially developed nations of the world seem to believe that doing more will…
The Secret To Ovulation Is In Women's Faces But Men Can't See It
The Secret To Ovulation Is In Women's Faces But Men Can't See It
by Robert Burriss
It’s not difficult to tell when a female chimpanzee is in heat. As she nears ovulation — the point in her cycle when…
The Countdown To Peak Tick Season Is Here
The Countdown To Peak Tick Season Is Here
by Rosa da Silva
With spring comes glorious sunshine, warmer weather — and ticks. Ticks and some insect pests can carry bacteria,…
Is Out of Body Intimacy Possible?
Is Out of Body Intimacy Possible?
by Lynn B. Robinson, PhD
What happens after death? Do deeply loving feelings exist when we are no longer in physical bodies?
The Dangers Of Your Pet On Pot, Or Even CBD
The Dangers Of Your Pet On Pot, Or Even CBD
by John P. Buchweitz
My family and I were on vacation in Florida recently and took advantage of a free afternoon to do some gift shopping…
How To Move Beyond Simplistic Debates That Demonize Islam
How To Move Beyond Simplistic Debates That Demonize Islam
by Edwina Pio
New Zealand is a religiously and ethnically diverse country with an almost negligible global terrorism index. Muslims…
Don't Wait For A Crisis – How To Start Planning Your Aged Care Now
Don't Wait For A Crisis – How To Start Planning Your Aged Care Now
by Alison Rahn
Most people prefer to die at home but few adequately plan for it. Consequently, just one in seven Australians dies at…
The Perfect Teacher Who Is Always With Us
The Perfect Teacher Who Is Always With Us
by Pema Chödrön
Generally speaking, we regard discomfort in any form as bad news. But for practitioners or spiritual warriors — people…
How Failure Helps Build Kids' Resilience
How Failure Helps Build Kids' Resilience
by Nicole Racine and Sheri Madigan
Bubble-wrapping children doesn’t work. They need to experience mild adversity, to know how to overcome it when they…
Having One Mental Health Disorder Increases Your Risks Of Getting Another
Having One Mental Health Disorder Increases Your Risks Of Getting Another
by Christine Bear, et al
New studies reveal that most psychiatric illnesses are related to one another. Tracing these connections, like the…
Big Gods Came After The Rise Of Civilizations, Not Before
Big Gods Came After The Rise Of Civilizations, Not Before
by Harvey Whitehouse, et al
What came first – all-seeing Gods or complex societies? When you think of religion, you probably think of a god who…
How The US Is Turning Back Progress On Access To Birth Control
How The US Is Turning Back Progress On Access To Birth Control
by Melissa Haussman
Last month, the U.S. administration officially announced its intention to block federal family planning funds for…
Why See China's Latest Sci-fi Blockbuster The Wandering Earth
Why See China's Latest Sci-fi Blockbuster The Wandering Earth
by Hiu Man Chan
As China demonstrated its space credentials by landing a lunar probe on the far side of the moon in January 2019, a…
How to Recognize and Develop Awareness and Intuition
How to Recognize and Develop Awareness and Intuition
by Nancy C. Pohle and Ellen L. Selover
Our physical senses -- hearing, sight, taste, smell, and touch -- are powerful receptors, able to retrieve immense…
How To Talk To Children About Terrorism
How To Talk To Children About Terrorism
by Sarah Parry and Jez Oldfield
Distressing events like terrorist attacks affect us all in different ways.hile adults often have enough life experience…
Study Suggests A Link Between Sleep Disorder And Parkinson’s
Study Suggests A Link Between Sleep Disorder And Parkinson’s
by Shawn Hayward
A large study of more than 1,200 patients provides important predictors of Parkinson’s disease progression, report…
New Research Shows Even Light Physical Activity Has Health Benefits
New Research Shows Even Light Physical Activity Has Health Benefits
by Richard Metcalfe
Most people probably don’t think of everyday activities – such as hanging out the washing or putting away the groceries…
How You Can Stand Out From The Crowd In A Very Competitive Job Market
How You Can Stand Out From The Crowd In A Very Competitive Job Market
by Amy Irwin and Gabi Lipan
The employment market is saturated with graduates who have good degrees and the right qualifications. So the question…
Should You Stand Or Walk On A Escalator? Left Side, Right Side?
Should You Stand Or Walk On A Escalator? Left Side, Right Side?
by Lesley Strawderman
Love them or hate them, traffic laws exist to keep people safe and to help vehicles flow smoothly. And while they…
Why We Must Narrate A History Beyond The 'Triumph Of Humanity' To Find Solutions To Climate Change
Why We Must Narrate A History Beyond The 'Triumph Of Humanity' To Find Solutions To Climate Change
by Amanda Power
One reason why people find it difficult to think about climate change and the future may be their understanding of…
Do You Have A Magnetic Compass In Your Head?
Do You Have A Magnetic Compass In Your Head?
by Shinsuke Shimojo, et al
Do human beings have a magnetic sense? Biologists know other animals do. They think it helps creatures including bees,…
Unscrambling Whether Eggs Are Good For You
Unscrambling Whether Eggs Are Good For You
by Tom Sanders
It’s hard to keep up with the message on eggs. Are they good for you or not? In the 1960s, people were told: “Go to…
Why You Shouldn't Bury Your Pet In The Backyard
Why You Shouldn't Bury Your Pet In The Backyard
by Rachel Allavena
Companion animals are part of our families, but inevitably the time comes for us to say goodbye to them due to old age…
A Parent's Guide To Protecting Your Kids From Online Hoaxes
A Parent's Guide To Protecting Your Kids From Online Hoaxes
by Joanne Orlando
It’s a parent’s responsibility to protect their children from harm, no matter where that threat of harm comes from. But…
How Driverless Cars Will Free Up Time For Work And Rest
How Driverless Cars Will Free Up Time For Work And Rest
by Zia Wadud
One of the most attractive things about driverless cars is their potential to free up the time spent driving from A to…
Food Allergies: What You Need To Know About The Role Your Skin Plays
Food Allergies: What You Need To Know About The Role Your Skin Plays
by Sara Brown
Food allergies are on the increase worldwide, ranging from minor inconvenience to possible sudden death, and leading to…
Listen to Your Body: It Knows What It Needs
Listen to Your Body: It Knows What It Needs
by Zoosh
If you are seeking someone to lead you to physical mastery, seek no further than your own physical body. Look to your…
Why The Meat Industry Could Win Big From The Switch To Veggie Lifestyles
Why The Meat Industry Could Win Big From The Switch To Veggie Lifestyles
by Malte Rödl
One of the largest meat processors in the UK, supplying supermarkets across the country with beef, pork, and lamb, has…
Women Can Build Positive Body Image By Controlling What They View On Social Media
Women Can Build Positive Body Image By Controlling What They View On Social Media
by Rachel Cohen, et al
Social media use is often described as being problematic for mental health and body image. But is all social media use…
Boys' Attention And Prosocial Behavior Linked To Earnings 30 Years Later
Boys' Attention And Prosocial Behavior Linked To Earnings 30 Years Later
by Francis Vergunst
New research, published in the medical journal JAMA Pediatrics, shows that boys from low-income backgrounds who were…
How You Can Help A Friend With Depression
How You Can Help A Friend With Depression
by Lowri Dowthwaite
Depression is a common mental health problem that can affect people at many different stages in life. How bad it gets…
Thich Nhat Hanh, The Buddhist Monk Who Introduced Mindfulness To The West, Prepares To Die
Thich Nhat Hanh, The Buddhist Monk Who Introduced Mindfulness To The West, Prepares To Die
by Brooke Schedneck
Thich Nhat Hanh, the monk who popularized mindfulness in the West, has returned home to Vietnam to enjoy the rest of…
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