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The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered – And It’s Not What You Think. By Johann Hari, Guest Writer for Wake Up World, where this was originally featured.

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered – And It’s Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned, and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It seems manifestly true. Les deux natures de l'être humain, la personnalité et l'individualité. Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov - Etre simple. ‫مشهد من مسلسل Mr Robot - Zeitgeist Arabic زايتجايست العربية. The Dark Side of Creativity. Few psychological traits are as desirable as creativity — the ability to come up with ideas that are both novel and useful.

The Dark Side of Creativity

Yet it is also true that creativity has been associated with a wide range of counterproductive, rarely discussed qualities. Why I Am No Longer a Light Worker - Transcending Duality. No, I haven’t turned to the dark-side, but rather I am transcending sides. This article is probably the most important piece I have written to date, and in order to convey the full message, a bit of back-story is necessary. Hang in there with me, and by the end you will understand why I will never call myself a “lightworker” again. Abha Dawesar: Life in the "digital now" 209955 1000 1447160785d v a a 1000 1446452908.jpg.crdownload. The 12 Biggest Life Secrets Forgotten By Mankind. Bruce Lipton and Organic India - Mission to Heal The Ganges River.

Lloyd Pye Everything You Know Is Wrong. Story building. Autistic By Choice. Life 2 is easier than Life 1 with all its unreasonable demands.

Autistic By Choice

Social media, as it has evolved from tin cans and walkie talkies to Facebook and Twitter in my lifetime, has become the conduit through which many participants create a virtual community that becomes a life separate from the physical reality of day to day existence. I hear the whispers of “Thanks, Captain Obvious,” but bear with me. For some, it is a convenient way to stay in touch with friends and family. Others wage revolution. The Link Between Leaky Sensory Filters and Your Inner Genius. Delhi Gang Rape - Sadhguru Speaks. More than 110 environmentalists killed in 2014, a '20% spike on previous year' - Global Witness report. Environmental activists are being killed at a rate of two a week, with 116 confirmed murders around the world in 2014, according to a new report by campaign group Global Witness.

More than 110 environmentalists killed in 2014, a '20% spike on previous year' - Global Witness report

According to the report, "How Many More? ", known perpetrators have included members of the police, private security firms, paramilitary groups and the military. About 40% of the victims were members of indigenous groups, often protesting against hydropower/dams, agriculture and mining. Global Witness claims environmentalists are now twice as likely to be victims as journalists around the world, and that the true number of murders may be far higher.

"Globally, it's likely that the true death toll is higher," states the report. Central and South America is the most dangerous region for defenders of the environment, with Honduras the most dangerous country. However despite the risks, which have also seen two of her children forced to leave the country, Cáceres remains defiant. Hemispheres of one's world. The two hemispheres see reality in fundamentally different ways and this is expressed in the very different perspectives of the humans and the blue-skinned Na'vi in the Avatar movie.

Hemispheres of one's world

The right-side of the brain connects us to 'out there', the infinite realms beyond the confines of the five senses and 'visible light' where everything is experienced as 'One'. The Na'vi represent an open right-brain which understands that everything is connected to everything else. Jill Bolte Taylor, an American brain scientist, experienced right-brain reality very powerfully when she suffered a haemorrhage that stopped the left-side functioning - dominating - as it usually does. Mark Passio - Natural Law Seminar - New Haven, CT - Part 2 of 3. The Power of Human Energy: Angela Ahrendts at TEDxHollywood. Huffingtonpost. The New Sacred Geometry of Frank Chester, The Chestahedron The Wonder of Seven. J.K. Rowling Handwritten Notes. Source: Getty / Ben A.

J.K. Rowling Handwritten Notes

Pruchnie Every time I reread the Harry Potter series, something new jumps out at me. The plots are so saturated with twists and turns that it's hard to keep up with all of the details in one go. I imagine writing the actual story is just as complicated. Author J.K. Source: Open Culture. Genetic Link Found Between Mental Illness & Creativity: Here Are The Details. A new study published in the journal Nature Neuroscience has discovered a genetic link between mental illness and creativity.

Genetic Link Found Between Mental Illness & Creativity: Here Are The Details

The research was conducted by scientists from deCODE genetics and the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King’s College, located in London, UK. (source) How Twin Souls Can Heal Each Other. Spirit Science ~ Water. Water… What is it?

Spirit Science ~ Water

We all interact with water, we’re all made of water, and yet in science today we don’t even really understand what it is. Can Science and Spirituality Co-exist? Fear leads to anger - بحث Google‏ Allan Watts - What am I supposed to do in life?