2004 was the year maverick scientist Andre Geim and his student Kostya Novoselov introduced graphene to the world. Two-dimensional carbon is not only possible, it is promising to usher in a new industrial age. Two hundred times stronger than steel, a thousand times more conductive than copper, tougher than diamond, flexible, stretchable and see-through as […]
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Everyday, people around the world engage in important, possibly life-changing, battles of Rock-Paper-Scissors (RPS). I recently found myself in this kind of a situation last weekend when I was in an argument with my friend Dana over the last piece of pizza. How could we leave the fate of such a pivotal moment to a random […]
Scientists have discovered astounding new evidence that suggests hemp proteins have the capacity to repair damaged DNA — a phenomenon that occurs in all humans as the result of aging. While the majority of people are aware that DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, is present within most living organisms, there is perhaps a larger percentage who […]
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A depressing environment causes addiction, and the Drug War causes depressing environments. “While all the rats who were alone and unhappy became heavy users, none of the rats who had a happy environment did…(After Vietnam) 95% of the addicted soldiers simply stopped…Since total decriminalization (in Portugal), addiction has fallen, and injecting drug use is down […]
Dream telepathy suggests that human beings have the ability to communicate telepathically with another person while they are dreaming. This isn’t a new concept, scientific interest in telepathy dates back to the fathers of the psychoanalytic movement. Freud, for example, considered telepathy and the implications of it with regards to psychoanalytic thought. He also considered […]
Retired Expert Pilot John Lear – No Planes Hit the Towers on 9/11 – YouTube.
To download your search history, go to your Google account’s Web & Activity page, click the cog in the top right, and click “Download.” Google will warn you with a pop-up not to download to a public computer and to set up two-stage verification—and if you don’t take the security of your search history as […]
What has Paul discovered? The mycologist has figured out how to use mother nature’s own creations to keep insects from destroying crops. It’s what is being called SMART pesticides. These pesticides provide safe & nearly permanent solution for controlling over 200,000 species of insects – and all thanks to the ‘magic’ of mushrooms. Paul does […]
There was a time when we went to some good download sites and clicked on the Download button to download software. And what we got was – software. But times have changed now, and things have gotten a bit messy. Now you have to be very careful before you click on any Download button or […]
Testosterone, a hormone produced primarily by the testicles, is often associated with the epitome of “manhood” (although women have testosterone, too). Indeed, it does play a large role in male sexuality and reproduction, impacting such factors as sexual and reproductive function, muscle mass, and hair growth, but also has some less “flashy,” albeit equally important, […]
Be kind and you will be well. It has been the cornerstone of Eastern philosophy for centuries.But what if recognising our shared humanity was more than just a sentimental ideal? What if consciously practising kindness could change the wiring of your brain and make you live longer? via Changing the world and ourselves through compassion.