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# mind - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Stephen Hawking: A brief history of his genius

“My goal is simple … it is complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.”

# mind - Saturday 30 December, 2017

'I don't hear anything or see anything in my head': Aphantasia... A life without mental images

Researchers believe that 2% of the world’s population could unknowingly suffer from it.

# mind - Monday 17 April, 2017

Here's how to build your self-belief for sports, work and all aspects of life

Mental skills coach Jason Brennan outlines how we can reframe self-belief into ability-belief.

# mind - Monday 9 November, 2015

Could gut bacteria actually help reduce stress?

This scientist thinks so – and he’s not the only one.

# mind - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Irish people want to be more mindful, if book sales are anything to go by

‘The pressures of the recession have created a real need for peace and reflection.’

# mind - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Opinion: 9 ways to reduce stress now

Don’t let modern life get you down – reduce your stress with these easy lifestyle changes.

# mind - Monday 14 April, 2014

Column: What is the psychological impact of spending so much time in 'cyberspace'?

There are serious legal, ethical and philosophical challenges to protecting children in this technological age, writes Mary Aiken.

# mind - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Tesco and Asda withdraw 'psycho ward' and 'mental patient' costumes

The two supermarket chains came under fire yesterday over the Halloween costumes that were described as “staggeringly offensive”.

# mind - Sunday 21 October, 2012

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier Happiness This post contains images

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier

Weirdly, the colour blue makes the list…

# mind - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Skinny dippers miss out on world record In Pictures This post contains images

Skinny dippers miss out on world record

Warning: images in slideshow contain nudity.