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The Science of Awe And Why It Matters At Work
This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Awe has been getting increased press lately. Along with mindfulness and compassion
Space: (Still) The Final Frontier of Our Imaginations
My fascination with the white spaces on maps began before my earliest memories-- on an adventurous family trip to see Apollo 14 launch from the Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A in Merritt Island, Fla., on January 31, 1971--exactly two weeks before my second birthday.
Why So Many Americans Are Leaving Their Religion
We all know the stats, but what's behind the numbers?
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Pixar Animator Reveals The Magic Ingredient That Adds Soul To Stories
This is movie magic in all its splendor.
Americans May Be Getting Less Religious, But They're Feeling More Wonder
Do we need religion to feel wonder and awe?
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5 Things Your Kids Will Always Remember About You
Chester Goad, Ed.D.
Dr. Chester Goad is an author and speaker on learning, leaders...
Every moment is another chance to make a memory, and whether or not we realize it, we're creating good or bad memories every day, while indifferent moments just fade away. We all have regrets. It's never too late to make an unforgettable impact.
5 Vital Signs of Spiritual Life on a College Campus
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush
Former Executive Editor Of Global Spirituality and Religion, T...
"What is honored in a country will be cultivated," Plato said, and this is true for spirituality within the university setting. It cannot just be talked about on the margins, spirituality must be at the heart of the campus.
GPS FOR THE SOUL
How to Stimulate Your Sense of Wonder
Writer and researcher. Author of "Ring of Conscience", "A Para...
We are all motivated by different triggers. Creative people can find wonder in art, music or a book; spiritual people can find it in their faith or search for personal enlightenment but it's often found in something as simple as the conclusion to a good film, video game or personal achievement.
Billy Bob Thornton Says We've Lost Our Sense Of Wonder. Here's How To Get It Back.
"We need to slow down, take the good parts of the old days, leave the bad parts behind, and start to live moment-to-moment again."
Have We Boomed the Ocean?
President, Blue Frontier; Author, "The Golden Shore"
Overfishing and other environmental disasters have cut the population of the ocean's most evolved creatures (those with spines) nearly in half, according to a new report from the World Wildlife Fund.
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Daily Meditation: A Sense Of Wonder
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that theseDaily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness
Is Google Killing Wonder?
Dr. Jim Taylor
Adjunct faculty, University of San Francisco
Yes, you may have gotten the answer to your question, and wasn't that so nice and tidy? But at what cost? The question, and any conversation or subsequent mental gymnastics that it might have generated, dies an immediate and unfortunate death.
Chaos vs. Control
Lead singer and guitarist of Switchfoot
The Death Of Awe In The Age Of Awesome
The Secret To A Meaningful Life In Just 7 'Magic' Words
How Mindfulness Meditation Expands Awareness
5 Ways to Have 'Wonder Moments'
President, Leslie Boyer Consulting
When we experience wonder we are open to discovering the joy and beauty of life. I think that wonder can happen in a matter of seconds. Here are some of the things you can do to have "Wonder Moments" at any time during the day.
This Is How You Transform Stress Into A Beautiful Moment
A Sense Of Wonder May Be Good For Your Health
Experiences Of Art, Nature And Spirituality May Help Prevent Disease, Study Finds
Letters to Hadley: Little Things
Marathon runner. Bacon lover. Former head of New Biz @ Ogilvy ...
My favorite little things are these: The way your sweaty skin feels right after you wake up from a nap, the way your little kid breath smells when you come in close for a nose kiss, the way you inspect my whole face -- pushing on my nose, noticing everything with your curious eyes.
How The Rewilding Movement Can Renew Your Sense Of Wonder
Simple Gifts to Make Your Holidays More Joyful
Combining science and design to help people thrive
First, let others tell their stories. Rather than plunging headlong into a recitation of the world from our perspective, we simply commit to listening to others first, curious about what leads them to their perspective.
Believing in Santa
Cathy Cassani Adams
Zen Parenting Radio Host, Author, Self-Awareness Teacher
Receiving toys and opening presents is great, but it's fleeting and only a small piece of the big picture. Santa reminds us to reconnect to our childlike awareness so that we notice the love and magic in our everyday lives.
12 Gifts Ancient Greece Gave To The World
3 Ways to Live Like a Child (And Why You Should)
Therapist, Coach. Writer. Creator of the #InstahappyProject. H...
Today as adults, we focus so much on other people's opinions when choosing what to do, that we forget we can make choices that will allow us to have more fun in our lives. Take the time to think about how something is going to make you feel when you do it.
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