Saturday, 23 November 2013

Scientific proof of meditation benefits

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Japan's Sexless Youth

I wonder if this is how Nature takes care of overpopulation.
Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis: Japan's Sexless Youth

And a similar story in Germany (link).

Saturday, 9 November 2013

Wien Energie is rolling out one of largest smart charging station networks in Europe

Wien Energie is conducting an ambitious project of building an infrastructure of electric charging stations. Until the end of 2015. it plans to build additional 400 charging stations in the Vienna region, including neighboring Lower Austria.

The payment system for recharging batteries and using the system is being consolidated. It will be possible to pay using QR codes, SMS, or a card. The e-roaming is also being introduced, similar to telecommunications networks, where a customer can use other recharging networks.

Wien Energie  |  400 neue Ladestellen machen Wien zur E-Mobility-Hauptstadt  |  Unternehmen

Bob R. Stockwell - a documentary

For "to-watch" list:

▶ THE PRAETORIAN GUARD: John ''Bob'' R. Stockwell - former CIA case officer (1979) - YouTube

Thursday, 7 November 2013

Funeral in Tibet

Wednesday, 6 November 2013

Is HDL cholesterol really good?

Is Raising HDL Cholesterol A Good Idea After All?

Is There Any Life Left In The HDL Hypothesis?

At the very least, it appears that the simple form of the HDL hypothesis (that increasing levels of "HDL cholesterol" is a good thing) has been disproven.

Nonetheless, here are ways to increase the HDL cholesterol:
  • Raise HDL Naturally (link)
  • Raising Your HDL Levels (link
  • 15 Surprising Ways To Improve Your Cholesterol (link
  • 8 Ways to Raise HDL (Good) Cholesterol (link)

Globalization: 10 corporations control almost everything you buy

Tuesday, 5 November 2013

A Story on Working Hours from Economist

Another interesting story on the topic of working hours. Re-iterating the need to spend time outside the office a bit more. May make you more efficient once in there.

Source: Get a life