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The Rise of Dating-App Fatigue

Services like Tinder and Hinge are no longer shiny new toys, and some users are starting to find them more frustrating than fun.

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Kidney disease linked to air pollution

There is no safe level of air pollution, according to a new study.

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Even low levels of particulate matter correlate with kidney damage, writes Dyani Lewis.

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The Search for a New Humility: Václav Havel on Reclaiming Our Human Interconnectedness in a Globalized Yet Divided World

Illustration from Alice and Martin Provensen’s vintage adaptation of Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey

“Our respect for other people… can only grow from a humble respect for the cosmic order and from an awareness that we are a part of it… and that nothing of what we do is lost, but rather becomes part of the eternal memory of being.” 883 altre parole

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THE ALCOHOL INDUSTRY DOESN’T WANT YOU TO UNDERSTAND THE LINK BETWEEN DRINKING AND CANCER

by Alex PietrowskiStaff Writer Waking Times

The alcohol industry doesn’t want you to understand that alcohol consumption, even in moderate degrees, is strongly linked to the development of a number of cancers. 643 altre parole

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Modern Media Is a DoS Attack on Your Free Will

How the attention economy is subverting our decision-making and our democracy.

BY BRIAN GALLAGHER

It’s not that James Williams, a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute’s Digital Ethics Lab (motto: “Every Bit as Good”), had a “God, what I have I done?” moment during his time at Google. 989 altre parole

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This Scientist Believes Brain Zapping May Be the Key to Curing Cocaine Addiction

Just a few brief sessions could eliminate cravings altogether

by Ian Lecklitner

Cocaine use in the U.S. is skyrocketing once again: The number of Americans aged 18 to 25 who admitted to trying cocaine for the first time increased by a whopping 61 percent from 2013 to 2015, according to the most recent  638 altre parole

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WHAT EXACTLY DO WE REALLY HAVE OWNERSHIP OF?

by RJ Spina, Contributor Waking Times

With the horrific weather anomalies and natural disasters currently happening across the globe, it moved my attention towards all the challenges these Souls are being forced to accept in working with these situations and the subsequent effect it has on their lives. 832 altre parole

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