Category: Life

Crazy Tests Reveal if Stoners Really Have More Chill Than The Rest of Us

Recreational marijuana use is now legal in eight states plus the District of Columbia, giving public health researchers more leeway than ever to investigate some of the foundational underpinnings of cannabis culture: How much weed is in a joint? What happens to your brain when you get high? And now: Are chronic marijuana users really more relaxed than […]

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Diamonds Are Not As Great As You Think They Are

For many Westerners, a diamond engagement ring is the go-to item for when you decide to pop the question. However, due to years of ad campaigns, the public believes a massive amount of misinformation about these sparkly stones. So let’s shatter a few of those beliefs, shall we? 10 Traditional? Given how almost 80 percent […]

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Who You Hate Reflects How Smart You Are

It seems that the famous saying by William Hazzlit “Prejudice is the child of ignorance” isn’t true any longer, as the studies have shown that people of all cognitive abilities have prejudice. However, there is still a difference between highly intelligent people and those of lesser cognitive abilities – it lies in the object of their prejudice. […]

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Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World

The reality is not as obvious and simple as we like to think. Some of the things that we accept as true and take at face value are notoriously wrong. Scientists and philosophers have made every effort to change our common perceptions of it. The 10 examples below will show you what I mean. 1. […]

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Being a Successful Student Doesn’t Equal Being Successful in Life

Being a successful student doesn’t mean that you will also become successful in life. In fact, there are many examples that prove quite the contrary. “Go to college, get a degree, and pursue a career in your field – that is the real success!” Most students, both from high school and college, hear it all the […]

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