Are We All Related?

Russ Jamieson Random, Science, Spirituality

I love my fellow man!  Maybe it’s because we are all family.  Did you know that we are all at least 50th cousins?  This can be explained by the idea of pedigree collapse.  You can read more about it here – Pedigree Collapse and here – The Straight Dope. What I take away from that is 2 things… 1 – Since we are all related, we should treat each other like family.  The next time you see a stranger, think of them as a distant cousin and your demeanor will change towards them.  Feeling irritated towards someone?  Think of them as that annoying cousin, but you still love them and treat them with kindness.  It changes your whole outlook on strangers. …

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Faith in Humanity Restored – Pay it Forward

Russ Jamieson Random

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30 Things to Start Doing For YOURSELF!

Russ Jamieson Health, Random, Spirituality

Here it is, a positive ‘to-do’ list for the upcoming year – 30 things to start doing for yourself: 1 – Start spending time with the right people. – These are the people you enjoy, who love and appreciate you, and who encourage you to improve in healthy and exciting ways. They are the ones who make you feel more alive, and not only embrace who you are now, but also embrace and embody who you want to be, unconditionally. 2 – Start facing your problems head on. – It isn’t your problems that define you, but how you react to them and recover from them. Problems will not disappear unless you take action. Do what you can, when you …

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Live For 1000 Years?

Russ Jamieson Health, Random, The Strange

Is it possible to live for 1000 years? According to Cambridge University geneticist Aubrey de Grey, it will be, and soon. Ageing is just something that happens to our bodies due to different types of molecular and cellular damage. Science is getting incredibly powerful, and soon, we may be able to address the challenges our bodies face as we get older. Think about this. In 1800, the life expectancy was 35! In 1900, it was 47. Today, it is 78. The methods to repair these deficiencies are already in the works or in preliminary testing. It will take some more time, but within 15 – 20 years, with good progress, we will have the technology to get these methods available …

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55 Ways to Increase Productivity

Russ Jamieson Random, Spirituality

1. Make a list of daily tasks/goals. 2. Shut off your cell phone so you can concentrate. 3. Set short and long term goals. Write them down. 4. Show gratitude towards people. What goes around comes around and when you show them some, Showbox for iPhone the favor will be returned. 5. Educate yourself to become a better person. 6. Be punctual. Showing up on time shows that you care. 7. Bring a small book with you wherever you go and read it when you can, waiting in line, on the bus, etc. Knowledge is power. 8. Visualize success. Visualize the tasks you are about to tackle as accomplished. 9. Reward yourself when you have accomplished something big. 10. Separate the …

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How To Have A Lucid Dream

Russ Jamieson Random, Spirituality

If you have ever had a lucid dream (conscious dreaming), you will agree that it is an experience unlike anything else. Have you ever had a dream where you know you are dreaming? Most people get very excited that they are dreaming and know they are and wake up. Some people go for a flight around the block. These dreams do not happen often to the average individual. But there is a way to harness this skill and do it whenever you want. Image being able to wake up in your dreams and do what ever you want to do. See lost ones, loved ones, travel anywhere, fly! Anything you can think of can be done in your dreams. It …

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Lucid Dreaming

Russ Jamieson Random, Spirituality, The Strange

Lucid: The Benefits of Lucid Dreaming Lucid dreaming is when “the dreamer becomes consciously aware that he or she is dreaming and is able to access the conscious attributes of memory and volition while participating in the events and emotions of the ongoing dream” (Van De Castle, pg. 444). It is becoming aware that you are dreaming, while you are dreaming, and being able to control the outcome of the dream. You can use lucid dreaming to improve the quality of your waking life in many ways. Research has shown that lucid dreaming can enhance and improve skills, problem solving, self growth, and physical health in waking life, as well as overcoming nightmares in the dream world.What is Lucid Dreaming …

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