Overcoming Approval Addiction: Stop Worrying About What People Think


By Derek Doepker “What you think of me is none of my business.” ~Wayne Dyer Do you ever worry about what people think about you? Have you ever felt rejected and gotten defensive if someone criticized something you did? Are there times where you hold back on doing something you know would benefit yourself and […]

Lucid dreams and metacognition: Awareness of thinking—awareness of dreaming


Via: medicalxpress.com To control one’s dreams and to live out there what is impossible in real life – a truly tempting idea. Some persons – so-called lucid dreamers -can do this. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin and the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich have discovered that the brain […]

Training the Mind Is Like Taming a Wild Animal


People come to practice at the monastery in order to attain peace. But for many, the result of the practice is often the opposite and rather disappointing, because all they experience are restlessness, discomfort and a drifting mind. If there is no understanding, we will get confused and despair, Wondering why we are there. Training […]

Asking Strangers For Food! (Social Experiment)


Several strangers are asked to share their food with a starving member of the public – played by an actor

Nothing is solid: This is the world of Quantum Physics


Nobel Prize winning physicists have proven beyond doubt that the physical world is one large sea of energy that flashes into and out of being in milliseconds, over and over again. Nothing is solid. This is the world of Quantum Physics.

Social Science Says Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits


By Derek Lovell | Via: themindunleashed.org In her article, “Master of Love” author Emily Smith states that of all the couples that get married, only 3 in 10 remain in healthy, happy marriages, as psychologist Ty Tashiro points out in his book “The Science of Happily Ever After.” Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of […]