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Spinal nerve function. Heal Yourself By Harnessing Your Mind - The Crux. We tend to think of medicine as being all about pills and potions recommended to us by another person—a doctor.

Heal Yourself By Harnessing Your Mind - The Crux

But science is starting to reveal that for many conditions another ingredient could be critical to the success of these drugs, or perhaps even replace them. That ingredient is nothing more than your own mind. 10 Awesome Online Classes You Can Take For Free. 1. 7 of them are available via YouTube. 2. iTunes is free.

10 Awesome Online Classes You Can Take For Free

It's clunky, but who cares? 200 Free Online Classes to Learn Anything.

Stuff to learn with the kids

The Benjamin Franklin Effect. The Misconception: You do nice things for the people you like and bad things to the people you hate.

The Benjamin Franklin Effect

The Truth: You grow to like people for whom you do nice things and hate people you harm. Benjamin Franklin knew how to deal with haters. Born in 1706 as the eighth of 17 children to a Massachusetts soap and candlestick maker, the chances Benjamin would go on to become a gentleman, scholar, scientist, statesman, musician, author, publisher and all-around general bad-ass were astronomically low, yet he did just that and more because he was a master of the game of personal politics. Like many people full of drive and intelligence born into a low station, Franklin developed strong people skills and social powers. All else denied, the analytical mind will pick apart behavior, and Franklin became adroit at human relations. Fall Quarter: The Dynamics of Human Health - Stanford Mini Med School - Stanford Medicine. Stanford Mini Med School begins with a journey inside human biology.

Fall Quarter: The Dynamics of Human Health - Stanford Mini Med School - Stanford Medicine

Starting with a close look at DNA, stem cells and microbes, this quarter moves out from the building blocks of the human body to take a more global view of human health, pandemics and the delivery of health care. The Physician in Society (71:32 min.) Free video lectures,Free Animations, Free Lecture Notes, Free Online Tests, Free Lecture Presentations.

Science

Elizabeth Gilbert on nurturing creativity. 10 Disturbing Episodes from Norse Mythology. Most people have some passing familiarity with Norse mythology and legend. Even the days of our modern week are named after its gods and goddesses. But there is a dark side to the Nordic mythos that few people are aware of. Some of the episodes described below reveal uncomfortable truths about the cosmos. Some exhibit the jaundiced eye with which the Norse viewed life and death.

Books

Mythical Creatures List, Mythical Creatures A-Z. Writing. Brain. How to. Language.