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Experiences of ‘God’ Confer Lasting Benefits to Mental Health

People over the millennia have reported having deeply moving religious experiences either spontaneously or while under the influence of psychedelic substances, such as psilocybin-containing...

Simple Way to Massively Improve Crop Loss Simulations

Droughts or heat waves have consequences that spread beyond farmers anxiously watching their fields; these fluctuations in crop yields can send shockwaves through local...

People Can Sustainably Share Resources, Under Some Conditions

Sometimes, there is no “tragedy” in the tragedy of the commons, according to a new analysis that challenges a widely accepted theory. Scientists have...

The Real Power of ‘We’

A healthy relationship starts with the word "we." Past research by UC Riverside psychologist Megan Robbins has emphasized the power of first-person personal pronouns...

Here’s Why It Is Important to Acknowledge Adolescents’ Perspectives

Across very different cultures — Ghana and the United States — when parents acknowledge the perspectives of their adolescent children and encourage them to...

Why You Also Need to Be Intelligent and Not Just Nice

New research has revealed how people's intelligence, rather than their personality traits, leads to success. Researchers at the Universities of Bristol, Minnesota, and Heidelberg...

Clowns Visiting Refugee Camps to Help the Children Play

The Flying Seagull Project is a collective of clowns, musicians, dancers, play-workers, and play-specialists who work in the harshest of refugee camps across Europe...

Sui Dynasty Army Officer Enjoyed Doing Good Deeds and Saved Many Lives

Li Shiqian, also called Ziyue, was born in Zhaojun County during the Sui Dynasty. Li had an inborn nature of filial piety, i.e., respecting...

Why Do People Follow Orders Even When It’s Against Their Own Judgement?

Back in the 1960s in a Yale University basement, some interesting and controversial experiments were carried out by psychologist Stanley Milgram. His findings showed people...

9 Short Stories With Big Lessons

These short stories show how a father raised his son with reason, so he could grow up to be a good person. Read these...

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Important Tips to Enhance Your Immunity

 Like a protective umbrella and defense army, the immune system can enhance the body's resistance to diseases and reduce one's susceptibility to infections. As...

The European Custom of ‘Telling the Bees’

Do you know that there is a European tradition called "telling the bees"? This is a custom according to which beekeepers tell the bees...

Space Worms Experiment Reveals Gravity Affects Genes

Living at low gravity affects cells at the genetic level, according to a study of worms in space. Genetic analysis of Caenorhabditis elegans worms on the International Space...

New Knowledge About What Causes Thunderstorms and Cloudbursts

Thunderstorms often provoke violent cloud bursts that can result in devastating flooding. But what actually spawns thunderstorms and cloud bursts? This question has spurred...