Deodorant is an essential ingredient to combat body odour. We all love to smell nice, and perhaps more importantly, we know the social consequences if we don’t. The problem is that most deodorants don’t really do a good job of helping us out. I found out the hard way. About […]
A new study revealed this week shows that in spite of past claims, marijuana use does not affect IQ. The research, performed by the University College of London, was presented on Tuesday at the European Conference of Neuropsychopharmacology in Berlin. The longitudinal study was performed on over 2,000 students. Researchers […]
You’d have to be blind to have failed to notice how obsessed with sex the contemporary cultural landscape has become. Living in a capitalist, consumer-driven society where “sex sells”, our bodies and sexuality has become a vehicle for nothing less than the commodification of anything with a dollar sign on […]
Tonight a good man died, and I don’t use that adjective lightly. When I met him he had a plump nose, a frizzled patch of thin grey hair, and drooping, peach-grey ears. He wore no glasses, and his eyes seemed to be at least one size too small to match […]
Humans are anxious, tired and distracted; but we don’t need to pay big bucks to learn to relax.
Our brains are brilliant organic machines, capable of firing billions of neurons in synchronized waves every second, incessantly digesting a near-infinite amount of information. This mysterious grey-pinkish blob of matter somehow unconsciously filters out the non-relevant, the noise and static of the universe, and forces our focus instead on our […]