psychology

Topics in psychology presented by Futurism.

Ele Duda10 days ago
Who Is Really in Control of Your Actions?
Do you ever wonder what would have happened if you had given a different answer in a conversation, or if you had made a different choice in a certain situation? Was the course of events predestined, o...
Aurora Laurant21 days ago
Embracing Abnormality
The definition of what is abnormal varies from person to person. Personally, an abnormality is anything that varies from my personal bubble of normal. Anything that varies from my day-to-day, I’d cons...
How Cognitive Biases Help Us
Our brain has pre-loaded rules which help us to navigate the world in order to survive and transfer our genes to our next generations. We often consider these pre-loaded rules as our biases.
Outis Sofós2 months ago
Unlocking the Silence
The human mind is the root of humanity itself. It is indeed true that having opposable thumbs is a very valuable accommodation to our physical design as human beings, but it is our intellectual capaci...
Chiara Marullo3 months ago
What Makes People Happy? Discuss the Relative Contributions of Genetical and Environmental Factors
There is an important goal that every person would like to achieve in their life called "Happiness." Happiness is an attitudinal state in which people feel peaceable with their life and have satisfact...
Geoffrey Musera3 months ago
Understanding Human Thoughts
Many of us can’t imagine that there are vibrations which are invisible to our own eyes and are always found around us. You will notice that there are so many things happening in your vicinity, amongst...
Peter Rose4 months ago
Self-Determination or Destiny?
Self determination or preordained destiny? Do we have free will? Or are we manipulated by some cosmic force? Can we be individuals free from control by events and other people? Or are our lives so int...
Nigel Boney7 months ago
The Adjustment Bureau or the Law of Distraction
Much has been written about positive thinking and The Secret's Law of Attraction. Similar concepts which, apparently if used correctly, can 'get you everything you want.' Far be it for me to play the ...
Josh Gibbons7 months ago
What It Means To Be "Conscious"
I am currently writing a book that describes 50 of my most life changing experiences on different psychedelic drugs, entitled (for now) "Trip Report: Five Years of Psychonautic Activity". This is the ...
Scorpio 7 months ago
The Boy With the Dead Eyes, Part Two
Chapter one: Your Past Never Leaves You It's been ten years since Dylan was killed publicly. That was one of the toughest moments of my life. I knew he had problems, I knew that all the bullying and a...
Scorpio 7 months ago
The Boy With the Dead Eyes
Chapter 1: Life Before In the year of 2050, I live on edge. Constantly scared of what could happen to me the moment I set foot outside my door. My village, Crestmont, is extremely racially diverse. Ho...
Dan Kevin Dalioan8 months ago
Swing Your Arms Like You Don't Care
I was walking one day to work when suddenly a woman hit my arm with hers. Apparently she swings her arms wildly while walking. I asked myself if that was normal. Is that how people normally walk? It p...
Intelligence: Reshaping The Human Brain
The brain is the very center of our humanity, personality, and sense of being, yet we know almost nothing about its massive complexity. With the help of advanced technology, scientists have been able ...
What Exactly is the Point of HSAM Research?
In the year 2000, a woman named Jill Price approached Dr. James McGaugh at the University of California, Irvine. She expressed that she had an unusual memory in which she would involuntarily relive he...
Kate Quinna year ago
Sephro: The Connection
PROLOGUE Sephro is a magical planet, resplendent in beauty and guided by powerful Goddesses and Gods. Earth is broken yet beautiful, enduring, trying to survive. Two different planets which forge a co...
Eric Simpsona year ago
Degradation
On the last day of his life, an alarm clock brings Peter Lindquist from the belly of night up to the stars of consciousness. He thinks, today I die, today I die, today I die. Some chemical response ti...
What Does Being Unable To Forget Feel Like?
Whenever people hear that I’m unable to forget any day of my life, I often receive questions as to how it feels to live with all of those memories, and about whether or not my mind rests at all. My an...
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Ivan Chena year ago
Grey Areas
Open thy eyes. It is said that we only see 5% directly and that we reconstruct the whole image of reality in our conscious and fill it in according to our beliefs. Anyway, this is not an article on reality, that would be outside the scope of The Hypernatural. What is the scope? About the generative principle. The generative is about knowing what to care about and taking action based on the alignment of heart, mind, and guts in the mentioned order. The subconscious is the natural, it is that whic...