Seth M

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5 Ways to Tell That Someone is Trying to Manipulate You

Having been around many sociopaths during my time here on Earth, I’ve become quite keen to the tactics they use and how capable they are at getting what they want from others.   People who enjoy manipulating others are a special breed, and...

The Genetic Difference Between Early Risers and Late Sleepers

It’s early in the morning, your alarm goes off at 6 a.m., just like it always does.  Time to get up and start the day.  You sit up, slide your legs over the edge of the bed, and rub your eyes groggily as you adjust to being cognitive again...

4 Common Myths About the Human Brain

We know that the human brain is special, how could it not be?  But in what ways is it truly special? Neuroscience is here to debunk some popular myths about the human brain and what makes it so unique when compared to the brains of other...

This is Why Crows Hold Funerals for Their Dead

Crows have long been known for their unusual behavior when it comes to their fallen peers.  A dead crow will often be seen surrounded by anywhere from just a few birds to over a dozen, all seemingly there for to witness the passing of life....

5 Differences Between Existential Loneliness and Interpersonal Loneliness

When one thinks of loneliness it’s easy to visualize a person who does not have any friends, family, or acquaintances; being socially alone, without those connections.  One might also think of emotional loneliness, which stems from feeling like...

Ancient Methods For Curing Depression

If you’ve ever suffered from the condition or know someone personally who has, then you know that it’s one of the most profound and debilitating illnesses one can have.  It leaves you questioning everything while simultaneously caring about...

5 Ways To Spot a Psychopath

Every now and then you’ll meet a person who throws you for a loop. You might think they’re insane, maybe sociopathic or simply a narcissist – maybe a combination of all three? Sometimes it can be hard to tell when you’re dealing with one of these...

Study: People Who Curse Have Better Vocabularies

Okay, finally we have good evidence that cursing isn’t some classless, primitive behavior that most think is indicative of barbarism and heathenism. Alright, maybe it’s not that extreme, but there are people out there who think that cursing is...

Kids Who 'Talk Back' Become Happy, Successful Adults

It’s an interesting phrase that we’ve all heard at one point or another in life, “Don’t you talk back to me!” Usually when we’re young and just starting to figure things out for ourselves, questioning everything and not accepting any answer without...

Everyone in the Developed World Owes This Man Their Life

While living in a developed modern nation comes with a slew of perks and benefits that allow for a certain degree of comfort when it comes to living, one of the unfortunate downsides to having superior technology reveals itself when one looks at...

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