Body clock scientist calls for massive societal changes to move the start of the business day to 10 a.m.
Employers worldwide have been “torturing” their employees with sleep deprivation since the industrial revolution by making them come to work when they should be sleeping, says Dr. Paul Kelley of Oxford University’s Sleep and Circadian Institute. The same goes for schools and their students.
The typical 9-5 workday and 8-3 school-day – which requires most of those trapped in the grind to wake before the sun – is out of tune with our natural circadian rhythms.
Hunter-gatherers make no distinction between work and play, neither should we
In our capitalistic culture, our worth as individuals is measured by how hard we work. From a young age, we learn our value is determined by our productivity.
The only time it is acceptable to not work is on Sundays or vacation. And even then, there’s very little rest and relaxation happening. By the time we finally unwind, it’s time to jump back into the rat race.
It’s no surprise that America’s Dairyland isn’t thrilled by the increasing popularity of a foreign competitor, but the depths to which the State of Wisconsin has stooped to outlaw Kerrygold Irish butter are outright un-American:
Man, our consciousness is expanding so fast right Now, I couldn’t decide whether to write about it or just experience it.
I was just lying in bed with my daughter and my cosmic husband, my twin flame, feeling like we were the holy trinity.
I felt so tempted to drift into the 5th or 6th dimension (or whatever dimension we’re in in our “dreams”) with them just Now, but I stopped myself and told myself – “no, you need to be Here now, in the third or fourth dimension (or whatever dimension it is when we are “awake” and able to feel ourselves pinching ourselves.)
A photo showing droplets of breast breastmilk fending off armies of harmful bacteria in Petri dishes is going viral on Facebook.
The photo, posted by a biology student in England, features nine Petri dishes completely colonized with the bacteria M. Luteus, except in the center, where tiny puddles of breastmilk have created what looks like a “wall” of protection around themselves.
A few weeks ago, a Facebook friend I’d never spoken to before sent me a private message saying she found the answer to every question that’s ever been asked, and that somehow she knew I wouldn’t think she was crazy.
A former Russian lawyer named Yuri Alexeev got sick of his busy, high-stress life in the city. So one day, he quit and dug himself a “rabbit hole” 60 miles outside of Moscow.
He lives there with a pet white rabbit and now refers to himself as “a human living on planetEarth.”