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Cut the bindings off of books found at a used book store. Find poems in the pages by the process of obliteration. Put pages in the mail and send them all around the world. Lather, rinse, repeat.
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People who meditate grow bigger brains than those who don't. Researchers at Harvard, Yale, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found the first evidence that meditation can alter the physical structure of our brains. Brain scans they co...
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TED Talks Sebastian Seung is mapping a massively ambitious new model of the brain that focuses on the connections between each neuron. He calls it our "connectome," and it's as individual as our genome -- and understanding it could open a new way to ...
Out of all the parts of your body, your brain is undoubtedly the strangest. No one really understands exactly what goes on up there, and honestly, there are some things that we probably don't want to know about. But psychologists do! With all the wei...
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This list is a follow up to Top 10 Common Faults in Human Thought. Thanks for everyoneâ��s comments and feedback; you have inspired this second list! It is amazing that with all these biases, people are able to actually have a rational thought every ...
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We all crave it, but can you stand the silence? The longest anyone can bear Earth's quietest place is 45 minutes Orfield Laboratories' 'anechoic...
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Sep. 25, 2012 - The Nintendo Wii U controller is definitely unique, but it's by no means the craziest input device ever made. For as long as people have been gaming,
There are 9 basic principles that underlie Japanese art and culture. They will help you to see Japan in a new light.
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