Many things in this world can make us feel small and insignificant. Corporations grow larger than before. Governments make decisions we disagree with.
But we are not powerless. On the contrary, we hold great power in our hands by how we choose to use the valuable moments of our lives. Maybe you have a cure for loneliness or can ease the suffering of a person. There are many ways to bring joy and healing to our world.
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When a not-yet-powerful 15-year-old environmental activist became alarmed at the predicament of our endangered world, she took it upon herself to shock world leaders with a frank conversation at the UN.
Greta Thunberg decided, Why not me? Harnessing her determination to be informed and heard, she made it impossible for leaders not to pay attention to the urgency of the climate crisis.
Journaling enhances our state of awareness and assists in self-reflection, acting as a compost bin for our mental clutter.
Reading and writing require attention. Journaling, the act of putting your thoughts on paper, is a key to the foundation of mindfulness, and our presence of mind. One doesn’t have to be a great writer to start journaling, and can opt for gratitude journaling, creative journaling, mindful journaling, or simply keeping a diary.
Bionic eyes have been a mainstay of science fiction for decades, but now real-world research is beginning to catch up with far-sighted storytellers. A raft of technologies is coming to market that restore sight to people with different kinds of vision impairment.
Israeli surgeons implanted the world’s first artificial cornea into a bilaterally blind, 78-year-old man. When his bandages were removed, the patient could read and recognise family members immediately. The implant also fuses naturally to human tissue without the recipient’s body rejecting it.
We all have heard the cliche that ‘Good Things Come To Those Who Wait’ but not many of us are really fond of waiting.
Waiting is an institution by itself, imbibed in our very society and culture. The Doctor’s office, for instance, has a ‘Waiting Room’, and we can’t do much in it, besides waiting.
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