Derek Beres, a Los Angeles-based author, music producer, and yoga/fitness instructor, looks at a range of issues affecting the world's various spiritual communities in an attempt to sift through hyperbole and find truly universal solutions to prevalent issues facing humanity in the 21st century.
Pascal's Wager has been betted on for three-and-a-half centuries. Was he asking the right question?
With a renaissance going on in psychedelic research, is making us better people included?
We know that both aerobic exercise and meditation help curb depression. What happens when these interventions are combined?
The placebo effect is real. Why don't many people agree?
We know the benefits about positivity. What about grumpiness?
Turns out terror attacks and political grandstanding are not increasing panic. It might just be a cooptation of our memory system.
While cupping hit the mainstream thanks to Olympic athletes, the practice has a religious history in Islam.
The California State Assembly named August Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month.
The GOP wants to repeal the Johnson Amendment, once again uniting church and state.
A new study from the Mayo Clinic revealed that only 2.7 percent of Americans live a healthy lifestyle. Perhaps the problem is their definition of healthy.