8 Weird Phobias You’ve Never Heard of
We are all scared of something. It may be spiders, heights, or scary movies. That doesn’t sound too weird, right? In fact, it’s normal to fear things, animals, and people that might hurt us. But what about phobias that seem inexplicable? Phobias that most people cannot relate with at all?
If I’ve piqued your interest, be sure to keep reading. Here are 8 weird phobias you’ve never heard of!
Digital Detox – Why You Should Take a Break From Technology
In today’s fast-paced world, we are more connected to technology than ever before. But while technology can be incredibly helpful and convenient, it is also incredibly easy to get addicted to the constant barrage of notifications and updates. So, it is essential to take a step back every once in a while. That’s where the concept of digital detox comes in.
Things To Know Before Traveling to South Korea
South Korea is a country unlike any other. Rich traditions, fascinating culture and an appetizing and aromatic cuisine Not long ago, it was a largely agrarian economy- until it unleashed the tiger within. And today, we have a global cultural and economic leader.
So what are some customs and traditions worth knowing before visiting to Korea?
False Retirement Promises- Why Millenials Won’t Get Their Pensions
Pension systems are increasingly a hot topic for debate in European countries in the aftermath of COVID-19, especially given the systemic trends- most notably population ageing- and their impact on pension systems. The challenge remains, how will pension systems provide financially and socially sustainable pensions in the future? Without significant reforms, pension systems are heading towards a cloud of chaos and uncertainty.
What Can We Expect from Generation Alpha?
Each generation- from the Baby Boomers, Generation X, Millennials, and Generation Z- grew up in a radically different social, technological, and economic setting. But there’s one generation that goes under the radar. Well, it’s the generation that succeeds the infamous Gen Z – Generation Alpha (2013-2025). What will Gen Alpha bring to our world?
THE BENEFITS OF PRACTICING YOGA
Yoga is becoming an increasingly popular practice in the realm of physical and mental health. It not only has a positive effect on our body and condition, but also on the mind and emotional well-being. But is it worth it? Check out the details in the article below.
It’s Allergy Season- But Not With an Air Purifier
We take the air we breathe for granted. Without it, our bodies would wither away and humanity would promptly die out. And yet, most people seem to attach little value to this precious resource. In fact, we live in a world of pollution, especially when we talk about densely populated urban areas. The air we inhale and fill our poor lungs with is loaded with all kinds of noxious pollutants (also known as HAPs), including but not limited to: benzene, lead, chromium, and methylene chloride. Taken aback? Scared? Well, worry not. Air purifiers- while not a solution to the environment’s core challenges- can at least shield you from some of that pollution so that you can sleep well at night. These ingenious little devices are designed to improve the air quality in your home by removing pollutants and other harmful particles from the air. How? Well, it’s quite simple. Air…
THE BEST SHOWS ON NETFLIX
What is the best series on Netflix? Yes, we’re talking cold and long evenings and a raging desire for entertainment. Enter Netflix. Do not waste your time scrolling through infinite listings, here are the best shows on offer right now. Warning: I’m biased!
5 Weird Yet Very Real Obsessions
Obsessions are no joke, especially if (or rather when!) they turn into full-fledged addictions. Alcoholism, excessive smoking, and uncurbed drug use can not only ruin an addict’s life, but also can emotionally and mentally maim their loved ones. But not all obsessions are as.. “mundane”. Some, indeed, are so bizarre, so seemingly devoid of any sense that they will undoubtedly baffle even the most open-minded folk. Intrigued? Of course you are. Keep reading to learn about 5 weird yet real obsessions. CONSUMING DIRT We live in a consumerist society, but that doesn’t mean we should consume anything that we happen to lay our eyes on. Well, some people would disagree. Geophagia – or the obsession with eating dirt – is weird but it’s also as real as you and me. Of course, those affected by this rather peculiar condition do not feel any genuine pleasure from feasting on this earthly delight. As…
PAPER OR ELECTRONIC BOOK? THE DIFFERENCE EXPLAINED
In the era of rapid technological advancement, the approach to many aspects of life is changing. This also applies to books and the realm of reading. The growing interest in electronic books and e-readers is not to be ignored. However, paper books are not dead yet! So what to choose?