How did life originate? How did life originate? Living things (even ancient organisms like bacteria) are enormously complex. However, all this complexity did not leap fully-formed from the primordial soup. Simple organic molecules were formed. Multicellularity evolved. You’ve Got Plenty Of Time Yes, you do. I’ve caught myself whispering this in my own ears frequently during the last few days. And it worked. It worked because it is true, despite how everything seems to indicate just the opposite. I am currently in the process of moving and it is amazing to see what little, seemingly unimportant things can trigger stress. I want my new place to be finished as soon as possible. I don’t remember where I read this, or if I made it up myself, but it was something along the lines of ‘the common denominator of stress is the felt experience of not having enough time‘. The more we worry about time, the more time is lost to worrying.Tweet Every single time I got annoyed that something wasn’t going as intended, the will I enforced upon the world seemed to be futile; I felt rushed and powerless. Why? But, I did! Yet, in the midst of this big task I selectively forgot that this was the case. So I started to direct my attention to the fact there was nothing that needed any acute action.
Health Fun Facts Absolutely True! The safest number of times to reuse a disposable razor is only 3. Disposable razors have thinner blades than other razors, and are thus more prone to producing microscopic cuts in the skin. The longer you keep using a disposable razor, the more germs it will collect, and the greater the chance that a nick will become infected. When you walk uphill, the level of harmful fats in the bloodstream goes down. When you walk downhill, blood sugar levels are reduced. 90% of the calories in cream cheese come from fat! Make sure your television set is securely supported if you have young children in your house. If you have an impaired immune system, don't eat alfalfa sprouts. Coffee does not increase the risk of heart attacks. Sweet potatoes contain no more calories than white potatoes, and virtually no fat. As people age, they burn fewer calories. The number one vegetable in the US is the potato. Knuckle cracking does NOT cause arthritis, enlarged joints or any other harm.
60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to make drastic changes in order to notice an improvement in the quality of your life. At the same time, you don’t need to wait a long time in order to see the measurable results that come from taking positive action. All you have to do is take small steps, and take them consistently, for a period of 100 days. Below you’ll find 60 small ways to improve all areas of your life in the next 100 days. Home 1. Day 1: Declutter MagazinesDay 2: Declutter DVD’sDay 3: Declutter booksDay 4: Declutter kitchen appliances 2. If you take it out, put it back.If you open it, close it.If you throw it down, pick it up.If you take it off, hang it up. 3. A burnt light bulb that needs to be changed.A button that’s missing on your favorite shirt.The fact that every time you open your top kitchen cabinet all of the plastic food containers fall out. Happiness 4. 5. 6. How many times do you beat yourself up during the day? 7. Learning/Personal Development 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13.
How Do Human Beings Perceive Reality and What Does it Matter? We are an infant race of seven billion separated by different belief systems of how the planet operates. Imagine a race united in their knowing rather than divided by their belief systems. At the same time we all perceive our physical reality to be the same. If you really think about it, we take a child from a young age and pound them with our version of reality. Many of us have been programmed to believe that it’s a a dog eat dog world, that it’s every man for himself. We literally, scientifically have the ability to manifest any type of reality we desire given the type of energy we all emanate. Become A Health Practitioner Are you ready to take control of your health and help others while making a good living? This course teaches you over 100 health modalities plus business skills so you can become a certified practitioner,be healthyand make a good living at it. We hooked up with the Institute of Integrative Nutrition to bring you a FREE class to get you on your way. Take the FREE class.
Rubik's Cube Fun Facts Finally!!! Someone has given us a chart that show’s exactly how to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle game. I remember hating these things as a kid back in the 1980s. I know, I know… Everyone loved these things back then. (Click image to enlarge.) Rubik’s Cube Facts: Erno Rubik invented the Rubik’s Cube in the Spring of 1974 in the town of Budapest, Hungary.He invented the Cube while trying to find a way to show three-dimensional geometry.The Rubik’s Cube has been one of the best selling toys world-wide since it’s conception.It took Erno himself more than a month to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle for the first time.There are many varieties of Rubik’s Cube available today, including: Edible Cubes, Super Mario Brothers themed Cubes, and even MP3 playing Cubes.The world’s largest Rubik’s Cube is in Knoxville, Tennessee. So, now anyone can solve Rubik’s Cube with this handy chart.
rotten.com: This is rotten dot com Being One With the Moment Adyashanti – “Merge and unite with what is” The image ‘Oneness’ by Barry Stevens – check out his work here Something in me has the idea that I need to speak out. But I realize how futile that is. What is there to speak about? It’s the obvious which has been overlooked all the time. I was always on the guard for complacency, but I never realized it works a little different than I thought it did. So it’s important to stay open to everything. I’ll try to explain this a little by telling a personal experience. I realized that in thought, but never really felt it for real. As Adyashanti says: Become one with the situation.
Dating Fun Facts A great number of people worldwide tend to use the internet to find love and companionship through various online dating sites sending people on casual dates over lunch, brunch, or drinks after work. To attract online daters and contact them to express affection and interest, single men and women place their profile photos, sell their life’s resume, and socialize on various media. This include Facebook which is a place where relationships and breakups are public like this “Facebook Big Bang Theory” on YouTube. Indeed, online dating is social networking but with a different goal in mind. Many claim that the wide geographic reach of online dating also reduces the odds of being humiliated. Easier to endure rejection from afar rather than have someone laugh directly in your face. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. Final Thoughts and Further Readings
The DoveSong Foundation -- The effect of Music on Plants (The Plant Experiments) About Positive Music by Don Robertson The Plant Experiments In 1973, a woman named Dorothy Retallack published a small book called The Sound of Music and Plants. Her book detailed experiments that she had been conducting at the Colorado Woman’s College in Denver using the school’s three Biotronic Control Chambers. Mrs. Retallack placed plants in each chamber and speakers through which she played sounds and particular styles of music. Her first experiment was to simply play a constant tone. For her next experiment, Mrs. Mrs. Next Mrs. She went on to experiment with other types of music. I spoke with Mrs. In these experiments, albeit basic and not fully scientific, we have the genesis of a theory of positive and negative music.
Six Habits of Highly Empathic People, by Roman Krznaric If you think you’re hearing the word “empathy” everywhere, you’re right. It’s now on the lips of scientists and business leaders, education experts and political activists. But there is a vital question that few people ask: How can I expand my own empathic potential? Empathy is not just a way to extend the boundaries of your moral universe. According to new research, it’s a habit we can cultivate to improve the quality of our own lives. But what is empathy? The big buzz about empathy stems from a revolutionary shift in the science of how we understand human nature. Over the last decade, neuroscientists have identified a 10-section “empathy circuit” in our brains which, if damaged, can curtail our ability to understand what other people are feeling. But empathy doesn’t stop developing in childhood. Habit 1: Cultivate curiosity about strangers Highly empathic people (HEPs) have an insatiable curiosity about strangers. Habit 2: Challenge prejudices and discover commonalities