July 24, 2014 9:07 AM EDT
San Diego Comic-Con International
Worldcon and Nine Worlds land
Ancient Aliens New Season
July 22, 2014 8:44 AM EDT
Happy Birthday to the Crystalinks readers born in Leo.
- Sun in Leo: Lion and Lioness Create
- Fibonacci Number: Lipstick Plant
- Cave with Aurora Skylight
- Afterimages, Visualization
- Light Bending
- Midnight Sundogs
- Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
July 22, 2014 6:00 PM EDT
Oversleeping feels so much like a hangover that scientists call it sleep drunkenness. But, unlike the brute force neurological damage caused by alcohol, your misguided attempt to stock up on rest makes you feel sluggish by confusing the part of your brain that controls your body's daily cycle.
Your internal rhythms are set by your circadian pacemaker, a group of cells clustered in the hypothalamus, a primitive little part of the brain that also controls hunger, thirst, and sweat. Read More ...
July 22, 2014 9:09 AM EDT
Scientists have uncovered 80 previously unknown genes which may put people at risk of developing schizophrenia. The team says the world's largest genetic study of the disease shows it can have biological causes - putting it on a par with other medical conditions. The international group believes this could be a launch pad for new therapies and that holistic approaches to the illness must continue. Read More ...
July 22, 2014 9:49 AM EDT
Taller, Fatter, Older ... Is this evolution via natural selection at play here? Not in the sense of actual genetic changes, as one century is not enough time for such changes to occur, according to researchers. Most of the transformations that occur within such a short time period "are simply the developmental responses of organisms to changed conditions," such as differences in nutrition, food distribution, health care and hygiene practices. Read More ...
July 15, 2014 8:10 AM EDT
Did you ever pay attention to the friends you attracting into your life? If reality is a programmed hologram - and everything we do is based on our DNA codes - it would stand to reason that the friends we attract are here for the same learning lessons and experiences. For as long as we are programmed for the experience, these friends will stay in our lives. They may drift away and we attribute that to the changes in our lives as DNA codes update. Sometimes, for some inexplicable reason, they are suddenly gone and we are left to wonder why. Read More ...
Decide on a peaceful place anywhere in the world, or above, that you would like to visit to relax and meditate. It may be a location you visited in the past or something you've seen in media. Find this image on a tablet, cell phone, or computer, and bookmark it. You might also want a hard copy to carry with you. In the future, whenever you feel stressed, find the image, relax, close your eyes, and go there. Your brain will get conditioned to finding balance and peace within that image. Meditate now ...