I began studying astrology to understand how the zodiac worked in relation to personal style, our fashion choices and even why we look the way we do. But I soon came across another, equally inspiring theory: how the moon might hold sway over our hair growth. Continue reading
Exploring questions of vulnerability, self-control, and liberation, Park recreates a scene that looks as if it’s been lifted from your favorite Kung-Fu movie or an outtake from Kill Bill. Wearing a futuristic headset embeded with electroencephalography (EEG) sensors, Park moniters her own brain activity during meditation and transposes this energy onto dishes of water to reveal zen-like vibrations. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered why your cat’s eyes have vertical pupils, unlike yours and even those of some other felines, such as tigers? A new study reveals an interesting correlation between an animal’s ecological niche and their pupil shape.
It has been long known that slit-shaped pupils allow animals to easily adjust their eyes to both daylight and darkness, which helps them anticipate danger and find food at any time of the day – abilities that are crucial to their survival. Continue reading
There have been numerous studies detailing what happens to the brain in long-term meditators, but what exactly happens to people who meditate for the first time? Continue reading
It’s clear that we need to redesign our education model. An example that we can all relate to is simply asking ourselves what information do we need to live an honourable, healthy and happy life, and of that, what is provided through the school system? The answer is almost none of it. Continue reading
Plants have scientifically been show to draw alternative sources of energy from other plants. Plants influence each other in many ways and they communicate through “nanomechanical oscillations” vibrations on the tiniest atomic or molecular scale or as close as you can get to telepathic communication. Continue reading