The Real Reason for Brains
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The Real Reason for Brains

Ted Talk by Daniel Wolpert Neuroscientist Daniel Wolpert starts from a surprising premise: the brain evolved, not to think or feel, but to control movement. In this entertaining,…

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Top 10 Facts – Psychology
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Top 10 Facts – Psychology

Fabulously informative video created by ● LEMMiNOTV: http://lemmino.net/ytlemminotv ● LEMMiNOMusic: http://lemmino.net/ytlemmino

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Human Consciousness – Mind Science
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Human Consciousness – Mind Science

Science tries to study the origins of human consciousness. Is consciousness only in our physical brains? Or is consciousness something deeper and universal much like many ancient religions…

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The Brain in Love
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The Brain in Love

Helen Fisher gives a Ted Talk on Love. Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more…

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Leonardo da Vinci’s Life and Legacy, in a Vintage Pop-Up Book
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Leonardo da Vinci’s Life and Legacy, in a Vintage Pop-Up Book

This article was written by Maria Popova and taken from her extraordinary website – www.brainpickings.org The legacy of the great artist, inventor, and scientist in illustrated “interactive” paper engineering…

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Legendary Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips on Why the Capacity for Boredom Is Essential for a Full Life
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Legendary Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips on Why the Capacity for Boredom Is Essential for a Full Life

“Boredom … protects the individual, makes tolerable for him the impossible experience of waiting for something without knowing what it could be.” When was the last time you…

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Psychology of Your Future Self & How Present Illusions Hinder Future Happiness
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Psychology of Your Future Self & How Present Illusions Hinder Future Happiness

This article was originally written by Maria Popova and published on her extraordinary web site – www.brainpickings.org ————————— “Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished.”…

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The Theology of Rest: A Modern Sermon About Living with Presence in the Age of Productivity
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The Theology of Rest: A Modern Sermon About Living with Presence in the Age of Productivity

This article was written by Maria Popova and originally published on her extraordinary web site – www.brainpickings.org ★  ★  ★  ★ “Rest, instead of being something passive, is actually…

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