This post is a personal reflection on happiness. Although not very sciency, it offers a whimsical approach to the philosophical enigma of the infamous door that leads to happiness. For some quite unusual food for thought: go ahead and click!
Self-sufficiency that spirals into a lack of empathy is a growing condition that has been festering within our world, not confined to any particular generation. Sadly, it often takes a lot of time, if ever, to detect it. Although this post has no specific study or article with which it is linked, it focuses more on a quality that can often be misinterpreted. Go ahead and click!
Sleep is not just a delectable topic in regards to the satisfaction that comes from resting, it's also vital for proper brain functioning. In this post I'd like to jog my own memory (and yours) and talk a little about how sleep is crucial for protecting those irreplacable memories we treasure most. Go ahead and click!
Our memory is not only in charge of amalgamating and condensing information, but also encoding the sensory information we receive and retrieving the very information that is stored for later use. In this post I'll give a brief review of memory, the amazing structure that is the hippocampus, and developments in neuroimaging techniques. Go ahead and click!
The changes that are most difficult to accept are often those we never asked for nor desired. As humans we often overestimate the stability of our current moment in life, leading us to feel overwhelmed. Gathering some fascinating ideas from Dan Gilbert's "end of history illusion" and social comparison theory, in this post I'll examine how perception goes hand in hand with accepting the changes we don't ask for. Go ahead and click!
Change is a beautiful, scientific life process. Sometimes it is voluntary, while other times it is not and we must learn to cope and adapt to it. This post focuses on voluntary change, which is composed of various behavioral adjustments that act as catalysts to produce an orchestrated, desired result. Go ahead and click!
This is what the equal, balanced amount of numbers and letters in the title of my blog means. Here lies its purpose. Go ahead and click to read more!