15 Plants That Teach Us Sacred Geometry At Its Finest
Plant growth is governed by the Fibonacci sequence, which can be understood as a law of accumulation. The role of the Fibonacci sequence in the growth of plants is a intriguing example of the unifying order behind all creation. These patterns exist at all levels and permeate the universe, reminding us that the same swirling energy is shaping, sunflowers, whirlpools, spinning galaxies, and our own DNA.
10 Ways To Embrace Change: Empower Yourself, Empower our World
Recently many people have been asking me about how changes can work when they feel lost, or stuck. I say that you really are not lost, or stuck, even though it feels like that! Truthfully, you are in transition and as with any shift, even with diets, we hit a plateau. In the world of internal change, although we can feel that we are without direction, recognizing anything is called an "A-HA" moment.
10 Signs You Are Probably An Ambivert (The Most Flexible Personality)
Nowadays, if you identify as an introvert or an extravert, the internet is a wonderful resource for you to affirm your sense of self, find a community of similar individuals and celebrate the personality trait that strongly influences your social life. But what about the people who cannot place themselves squarely into either of the two categories made popular by psychologist Carl Jung?
Canada and Russia Top Deforestation List, More Than Any Other Country In The World
Russia and Canada are leading the world when it comes to tree cover loss according to an analysis of 2013 high-resolution satellite-based data by researchers at the University of Maryland and Global Forest Watch.
Inventor Creates A Human-Powered Vehicle To Take The Treadmill Outdoors
The Lopifit is not an electric bike, itís not a scooter, itís not a treadmill. Itís all three combined and could revolutionize the way we think about electric scooter transport.
Which Path Would You Like To Take In Your Life?
There are so many paths we can take in life. Whether yours is one of freedom, excitement, privacy, or among many others, how we project what we seek defines us. It makes us who we are. Our intention creates our reality and we manifest every second of our experiences. Here are just six of many paths you can take. Which one will you choose?
The Touch Of Others Makes Us Who We Are
Not only does touch seem to signal trust and cooperation, it creates them. Our sense of touch does much more than help us navigate the world at our fingertips. It is becoming clear that touching each other plays a fundamental role in our lives. It isn't just a sentimental human indulgence, says Francis McGlone at Liverpool John Moores University, UK. "It is a biological necessity."
Honey on Tap Directly From Your Own Beehive
A revolutionary beehive invention is making history, allowing you to harvest your own honey without opening a hive and with minimal disturbance to the bees. The crowd-funding campaign surpassed its goal in less than 10 minutes and will soon surpass $6 million.†
Mindfulness Is More Effective Than Drugs For Both Anxiety and Depression
Mindfulness is "the intentional, accepting and non-judgemental focus of one's attention on the emotions, thoughts and sensations occurring in the present moment", which can be trained by a large extent in meditation practices. The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published the results of a ground-breaking study that found that meditation appears to provide as much relief from some anxiety and depression symptoms as antidepressants.
16 Excuses To Transform Into Powerful Affirmations
What would my life look like without these excuses and how would it feel? Dr. Wayne Dyer gives, self-help author, motivational and transformational speaker gives us insight into how to change our excuses into positive affirmations daily to see a change in your thoughts and intention.
Love Has No Labels Transcending All Judgement
While the vast majority of people consider themselves unprejudiced, many of us unintentionally make snap judgments about others based on what we see--whether it's race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, or disability. This may be a significant reason many people report they feel discriminated against. Subconscious prejudice--called "implicit bias"--has profound implications for how we view and interact with others who are different from us. It can hinder a person's ability to find a job, secure a loan, rent an apartment, or get a fair trial, perpetuating disparities in society. The Love Has No Labels campaign challenges us to open our eyes to our bias and prejudice and work to stop it in ourselves, our friends, our families, and our colleagues. Rethink your bias at lovehasnolabels.com.
We Still Live In A World Where Many Believe...
The status quo is reality. People don't question the existing state of affairs, especially if it's been repeated enough times as the norm in the name of social, scientific and economic progress. But how do we define progress in our species? Through advancements in energy, economics, agriculture, technology? All of the above? What about advancements in Humanity?
How Your Thoughts Become Your Destiny
"Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character. Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny." -- Unknown
The World Can Learn A Thing or Two From Children On How To Share
The examples of greed, domination, selfishness and other self-absorbed characteristics of behavior are not innate within human beings. They are learned. As much as society will attempt to instill a belief that humanity is a disgustingly self-indulgent species, our true nature is one of compassion, empathy, benevolence, teamwork and cooperation. That is immediately evident in children and it's about time we start recognizing that wisdom.
25 Powerful Images Of Animal Love Can Teach Us So Much About Ourselves
We can learn so much about love and ourselves by observing animals. Their interactions are a sure sign of that expression through body language without verbal communication. One look at these pictures is all it takes to appreciate not only the love between animals of the same species, but also cross species.
4 Reasons Human Beings May Not Be Mammals
Compared to the length of time the Earth has existed, humans have only been here a very small fraction of that period. One thing that is very confusing about our biological classification is that we are labeled as mammals and part of the animal kingdom. However, mammals do not behave the way we do. I realize that our classification has more to do with our biology rather than behavior, but hear me out. Our behavior is so unique that it aligns with something else--something not living at all.