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TEDs Controversy – 3 Threatening Talks They Tried to Censor

Nobody can ignore TED, a powerhouse of fast, mind-blowing and paradigm breaking talks that last...

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How Expectations Color Our Beautiful World

The last few months I have been traveling with my girlfriend throughout Middle and South-East Asia....

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Why We Argue

WIthin the animal kingdom, if you’re a lion, and another lion encroaches on your territory, you roar and growl to let the other guy know this is your space. Testing the water, he roars and growls...

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4 Practical Philosophies That Will Empower You

Philosophy is a fascinating branch of wisdom. However these esoteric ideas are sometimes difficult...

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[Video]: The 5 Natural Emotions

In the past I’ve often written about cutting negative emotions out of your life. But, like...

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The Simple Truth About Happiness

“The opposite of happiness isn’t sadness — it’s boredom.” Tim Ferriss Over the past 4...

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Must Watch: ‘My Life As A Turkey’

My Life As A Turkey is a beautiful and thought-proking documentary about a man who is given the rare opportunity to raise a group of wild turkeys from hatchlings to adulthood. Hold on! I know...

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10 Things That Will Make Your Life Better

I have a bunch of things I've been wanting to share with HE for a while, but never found a good way to go about it. So I've thrown them all in this random list! These things have greatly ameliorated...

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10 MEGA Inspirational Zen Pencils Comics

I've handpicked the 10 most inspiration comics from the Zen Pencil's blog. This wonderful comic takes famous, inspirational quotes and turns them into deliciously illustrated comics.

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The Wim Hof Method *Revealed* – How to Consciously Control Your Immune System

We previously published an article about Wim Hof, holder of 20 Guinness World Records for withstanding extreme temperatures. He has climbed Everest and Kilimanjaro in only shorts and shoes, stayed...

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A Story About The Dalai Lama

A friend who I met through HE recently told me a story about a question the Dalai Lama was asked by a reporter. It was something along the lines of: "How are you able to fit in daily meditation...

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A Treatise on Psychedelics Pt. 3/3: The Implications

What are the larger implications of the mystical experience? One aspect of the mystical experience is what psychology calls “ego-death”. If we use the self as an anchor to base our world-view on...

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A Treatise on Psychedelics Pt. 2/3: The Mystical Experience

Where are the liberating effects of these plants and chemicals to be found? Of course in the consciousness of their users and the technologies and wisdom it produced. But outside these well-known...

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How To Follow Your Bliss [VIDEO]

How To Follow Your Bliss “Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you...

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A Treatise on Psychedelics Pt. 1/3: The Stigma

Some time ago I was in the right place at the right time by attending the Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research in Amsterdam orchestrated by Stichting Open. For those who don't know,...

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Productivity Tip: Stop ‘Working So Hard’

In the early 1990s, three psychologists began studying the habits of a two groups of violinists at the Universität der Künste. The first group was hand-picked by the music teacher as advanced...

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