How do we think before we can speak a language?


It’s hard to imagine living in our world without a language, If there were no names for what’s around us or our inner thoughts, would we experience sensations, impressions and feelings in the same way? No one would argue that […]


Why is the smell of lavender linked with relaxation and sleep?


Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia, sometimes known as Lavandula officinalis) is widely appreciated for its fragrance and therefore used in perfumes, soaps, shampoos, lotions and sachets for scenting clothes. The lavender plant thrives in sunny and stony environments and was originally found […]

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The Five Most Anticipated Sci-Fi Franchise Flicks of 2015

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Rarely is a widely-released science fiction film based on just a clever screenplay. The days of innovative films like Gattaca and The Matrix are gone for now. In their place are a seemingly never-ending stream of sequels, reboots, and adaptations from immensely […]