The Emotional Life of Your Brain – Book Review

Are you feeling gloomy and miserable? Neuropsychologist Richard Davidson and science writer Sharon Begley book “The Emotional Life of Your Brain” may provide you with some insight into your emotions and even give you some inspiration about ways to challenge and change your outlook on life. One hundred years ago, psychologists and biologists were interested …

World Thinkers’ Ideas

World Thinkers’ Ideas 1.  Fitness Club for the Brain 2.  Lawyer for the Animals 3.  Believe in the Impossible 4.  Shape your brain 5.  Look for Similarities 6.  Creative Machines 7.  Degrees of Impossibilities 8.  Examine No- Difference Results 9.  Do What You Love  10. Rethink and Re-examine 11. Mixing Art , Science and Dreams …

Growing Up with Connected Private Watson Machines – Meaning of Life

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is characterized by a range of new technologies that are fusing the physical, digital and biological worlds, impacting all disciplines, economies and industries, and even challenging ideas about what it means to be human. In our post The 4th Industrial Revolution and the Meaning of Life we suggested some thinking steps …

Relationship between Architecture and Healthy Living

Think of ways to ascend or descend a building? Did you think of stairs, elevators or ramps? What about climbing, sliding, crawling or rolling? The last suggestions are rarely used. Why have architects become so restricted by what is expected of a building? Photo: Frankjuarez What is the relationship between architecture and the body? What …

T29 – Day 1

  Focus and Awareness Focusing the attention is a form of athleticism. Like swimming, it requires training and practice. What aspects are important to focus on when you are solving a problem, or looking for new ideas? Do you need to refocus your attention? When do you need to refocus? And how do you know …

“Let’s Design New Truths” by “Playing with Ideas”

Please welcome a new guest blogger on Thinkibility who will share his exciting story about supporting women, men and young people in Pakistan. Shamir Faraz is a student who is currently doing two masters, one in English and the other in Sociology. He is the CEO of a charity called Hope Welfare Society. Shamir is …

If-Then

Great athletes create amazing performances with unbelievable consistency. Composed, mentally tough, emotionally controlled or simply determined and focused. Have you set your goals? Do you know what you want to achieve? Sharp and clearly defined goals are valued by athletes, business-people and achievers from all sorts of fields. So, goal setting must be a great …

Creativity

When and Why You may want to have creative ideas for all sorts of reasons. You may want to improve something that already exists – like making a noiseless vacuum cleaner. Or you may want to design a new product. Write a book, or start a business. Many of us want to change things and …