On Friday 27 February, Big Think partner PwC hosted its second global webcast focused on the question, ‘What would you do if you were not afraid?’ The webcast was part of ‘Aspire to Lead: The PwC Women’s...
Arianna Huffington argues that mindfulness meditation is a necessary antidote to America's unhealthy work culture.
Centuries-old mindfulness breathing and meditation practices have become an increasingly popular fad, but do they really have the power to transform lives? A growing body of scientific evidence says they do.
Psychologists who were becoming bored with the internet by the late '90s only had to wait a few more years before the ultimate petri dish of human thought and behavior emerged.
"To be an artist is a blessing and a privilege. Artists must never betray their true hearts. Artists must look beneath the surface and show that there is more to this world than what meets the eye."
The author of a new book on straightening out bad personal habits recently offered a basic glimpse into her anti-sabotage playbook.
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"If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry." - Emily Dickinson (born on this date in 1830)