By: Elton Gahr
Over the last decades something disturbing has began to happen in America. It started at first with politicians using class warfare to manipulate voters. They speak of things like winning life's lottery and the top 1% in ways that make it feel that by succeeding...
By: Elton Gahr
If you have ever worked in a gas station you have met them, people who come in every day and buy as many lottery tickets as they can afford. Even when you simply stand in line you see them. Often covered in grease from a...
Why mankind might be millions of years older than once thought
By: James Johnson
Mankind has often been accused of being much older than suspected by most scientists. There are all sorts of theories and speculation about where man originated. Some claim we travelled from the stars thousands of years ago and were "planted" on Earth by aliens as...
By: Elton Gahr
In the modern information age the ability to adapt, retain information and understand how to use that information is becoming increasingly important and one of the tools that we have to help us measure a person's ability to do those things is the IQ...
By: Elton Gahr
We all make mistakes. It is part of being human and so the most important thing is not in completely avoiding those mistakes but in learning from them, then getting up and moving on to a better place. But, how to you assess those errors...
How do you define alienation
By: Bob Seery
Alienation is an often tragic form of dislocation in the social sphere. It is a condition which entails a dissonance between oneself; one's hopes, dreams and aspirations and the wider social whole, which seems to be moving in a direction contrary to one's own...
Male initiation ceremonies
By: Jishi Santos
A never before published, eye witness account. I write here a 'first hand account' of a male initiation ceremony I stumbled upon in 1964, in the highlands of Papua-New Guinea, amongst the Huli people of Tari, in the Southern Highlands of that island; the...
Psychological reasons why some individuals are more prone to stress than others
By: Adekunle Adeyemo
Living a stress free life starts from your disposition in life. Life gives back to you what you give to it. It is like a mirror that shows you your reflection without any form of distortion. We need to understand the important things in life...
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
The Excavations at Ohalo II The excavations of Ohalo II, situated in northern Israel, provide us with a remarkable insight of Epipaleolithic lifestyles in this area. The site has been dated 18,000 BCE and was first discovered in 1989 when the Sea of Galilee...
By: Janet Grischy
There does seem to be a connection between the state of a local economy and the childbearing rates of its citizens. Populations increase with increasing prosperity in a developing society, at least at first. Fewer babies die, and more children live to grow up...

 

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