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IMDb Founder Col Needham’s 10 Favorite Movies

The Internet Movie Database is an online database of information about motion pictures, television movies, movie stars, and TV series from all countries and eras. In 1990, British compu...

10 Inspirational Quotes From Tennis’ ‘His Majesty’ Roger Federer

First of all, I must say that we are very lucky to still be able to watch Roger Federer on the courts. He is a 36-year-old tennis player with 20 Grand Slam titles. At the age of 19, he ...

10 Quotes from Leaders Who Left Mark on History to Inspire Your Career

Throughout history, leaders have determined the fate of societies and set an example for them, sometimes good and sometimes bad. Every word they said was considered important, every act...

Why Everyone Should Have a Professional Passport Photo

If you think that a professional passport photo will not be necessary in your career, you are wrong. Blurred and inappropriate profile photos, or worse, no photos at all will set you ba...

The Name Who Changed Art History with a Urinal: Marcel Duchamp

French artist Marcel Duchamp is one of the names that changed the history of art. The artist, who lived between 1887-1968, is undoubtedly one of the most important artists of the 20th c...

13 Facts Showing That Being Single Contrary to Predictions Also Helps You

Numerous studies show that people are not happier when they are married than when they are single. This brings to mind the question: Why? Unmarried people naturally have different exper...

10 Tips for Getting a Better Perspective

The environment we live in and the conditions we live in can sometimes push us to pessimism and pessimism. In such cases, we can criticize everything too much and ignore good things. Bu...

On the Surprising Science of Motivation (TED) with Dan Pink

Dan Pink is an American writer, born in 1964. Dan Pink, who has books on business, management and behavioral sciences, has 4 books on the New York Times bestseller list; “When: Th...

5 Surprising Benefits of Listening to Classical Music with Scientific Explanations

Maybe you have heard somewhere before that listening to classical music is beneficial. So, is listening to classical music really a useful activity for us? If we look at scientific rese...

The Harms of Social Media in 5 Items with Scientific Explanations

The harms of social media are among the biggest problems in today’s world. Because social media now has a significant place in all our lives. It would not be wrong to say that we ...

The 4 Most Stunning Episodes of Black Mirror on the Trend of Technology and Social Media

Black Mirror, a British television series that started broadcasting in 2011, is one of the most watched TV series worldwide today. This masterpiece, which tastes like a movie, has 19 ep...

Elon Musk’s Tesla Challenged: Simone Giertz Builds The First Handmade Tesla Pick-Up Pickup Truck

Simone Giertz, also known as the ‘Crazy Inventor’, who makes strange inventions on his YouTube account, got tired of waiting for the pick-up truck that Elon Musk announced a...

25 Thoughtful and Inspiring Quotes from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethe, the most significant name of German literature, was not only interested in literature but also in many subjects, including education, law, philosophy and natural sciences. Kafka...

12 Quotes from Voltaire on Life and Human Nature

The real name of the French writer and philosopher Voltaire was François Marie Arouet. He made a significant contribution to the French Revolution and the Enlightenment movement. In ad...

Why Is It So Hard To Stay In The Moment We Live In?

From time to time, we all complain that we can’t stay in the moment we live in. Whatever we do, we feel like we can’t get into that moment. Our perceptions of our surroundin...

The Type of Human We Must Become: Homo Bene

Although human, as it is called in classification science, “Homo sapiens (aware human)”, emerged anatomically in Africa 200,000 years ago, it took a long time (about 150,000...

Steve Jobs Books: 7 Books That Inspired Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs, who managed to change our lives with his vision, passed away in 2011. Apple, which he is the founder of, successfully leads the industry and it is estimated that more than o...

6 Benefits of Owning a Cat for Human Health According to Research

Cats are the most popular pets in the world. I seem to hear the objections of dog-owning friends, but let me state that the source of this information is Scientific American magazine, n...

4 Things You Need to Adopt to Become Nietzsche’s Superman

“Man is a rope stretched between the animal and the superman. A rope over the cliff. A dangerous crossing, a dangerous journey, a dangerous look back, a dangerous shudder and paus...

15 Simple and Realistic Quotes About Life by Anton Chekhov

One of the first names that come to mind the genre of story is undoubtedly the Russian writer Anton Chekhov. He produced the first and most influential works of this genre with the situ...

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