neurosciencestuff:

New research reveals that bilingualism has a positive effect on cognition later in life. Findings published in Annals of Neurology, a journal of the American Neurological Association and Child Neurology Society, show that individuals who speak two or more languages, even those who acquired the…

(Source: eurekalert.org)

creativesomething:

Do you need to have a set creative process in order to be successful?

I’m not so sure. If I have a process, I am not aware of it.

More often than not, my own “process” for doing creative work (whether it’s programming, designing, or tying sticks together using twine) is simply to tinker…


Salvador Dali, Summer.
Salvador Dali, Summer.

(Source: thegreatage, via yazbukeyloves)

"In a study done by Hewlett-Packard, it was found that women applied for a promotion only when they met 100 percent of the qualifications; men applied when they met as little as 60 percent."

The top 5 reasons women resist investing in themselves (via forbes)

theatlantic:

Access to Good Food as Preventive Medicine

According to a new study, nearly one in three U.S. adults with a chronic disease has problems paying for food, medicine, or both. That doesn’t have to be the case.
Read more. [Image: northcharleston/flickr]

theatlantic:

Access to Good Food as Preventive Medicine

According to a new study, nearly one in three U.S. adults with a chronic disease has problems paying for food, medicine, or both. That doesn’t have to be the case.

Read more. [Image: northcharleston/flickr]

"Your difference - your thing that’s unique to you - is the most valuable thing you have."

Meryl Streep (via vanityfair)

(via vanityfair)

creativesomething:

Creativity may be wildly complex to describe, but when we look over the past few decades of research and historical examples of it at work, some surprisingly powerful insights popup.

One such area: creative development.

In-fact: developing creativity has been a primary topic for…

bbglasses:

nevver:

You only live eleven times

Which life are you in now?