Archive for September, 2013

Measuring the Scientific Method Against the Wisdom of Esoteric Insight

Measuring the Scientific Method Against the Wisdom of Esoteric Insight

Christina Sarich, Staff Writer Waking Times Pseudoscience is defined as a belief or idea, accepted as true, that has not been proven by the scientific method. While science has been invaluable in helping to promote our ever-expanding knowledge of the Universe, it cannot be held as a hard-and-fast rule to determining Truth. In many instances […]

By September 30, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
The 10 False Assumptions of Modern Science (and How to Set Science Free With New Paths to Discovery)

The 10 False Assumptions of Modern Science (and How to Set Science Free With New Paths to Discovery)

Mike Adams, Divinity Now Waking Times Much of modern science remains stuck in an endless inward spiral of false paradigms. That’s why “scientific” medicine, for example, offers no real answers to the really big diseases: cancer, diabetes, heart disease, Alzheimer’s, and so on. More importantly, modern medicine will never solve these problems unless it abandons its false […]

By September 30, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Total GMO Ban To Be Considered By Russia Within Weeks

Total GMO Ban To Be Considered By Russia Within Weeks

Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease Waking Times As one of the few nations in the world with a GMO-free platform, Russia does not allow any cultivation of GMOs for commercial purposes. Their regulatory agencies recently suspended the import and use of an American GM corn following a study suggesting a link to breast cancer and organ damage. […]

By September 30, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
A Mom’s View of Vaccinations: The Flame That Fuels The Debate

A Mom’s View of Vaccinations: The Flame That Fuels The Debate

Sarita Coren, GreenMedInfo Waking Times “You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.” ~Friedrich Nietzsche To vaccinate or not to vaccinate that is the heated debate. Regardless of what position you hold, the vaccination topic carries weighted emotions like anger, […]

By September 30, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
The Lazarus Paradox

The Lazarus Paradox

Ida Lawrence, Contributor Waking Times One of our finest challenges is to experience life consciously, with ears open to the truth, eyes open to what is, mind open to ask why, and heart open to love. And here’s the big one: if it’s in your heart, ask permission to serve the highest good. I can […]

By September 29, 2013 6 Comments Read More →
Our Dual Nature – The Arrow Within the Circle

Our Dual Nature – The Arrow Within the Circle

Ben Naga, Contributor Waking Times I invite you to perform a small experiment with me. Take a moment to become as aware as you can of yourself, your body, the words in front of you, your immediate surroundings. Now imagine that, instead of perceiving in the normal way a number of discrete objects – hands, […]

By September 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
The Way of the Tao

The Way of the Tao

Paul Cavel, Contributor Waking Times Taoists Have Trained In Nature throughout the Ages Human beings, with all our complexity and potential, have diversified, populated and thrived around the globe. Since the breakthroughs of the Industrial Revolution, we have spent 200 years becoming specialists in manipulating our environment and making radical changes to the way in […]

By September 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
This Is Your Brain on Meditation

This Is Your Brain on Meditation

Rebecca Gladding, M.D., Guest Waking Times I realized today that in all my posts regarding the brain and how to sculpt it with mindfulness, I’ve never actually explained how and why meditation works. Specifically, the science behind how your brain changes the longer you meditate. I think this is important for many reasons, but one of the most salient is that this […]

By September 28, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Introverts & Spirituality

Introverts & Spirituality

Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest Waking Times Why do introverts tend to be highly spiritual? Society dictates that we follow specific images projected by the main stream media, so why do introverts tend to rebel from these stereotypes? Introverts tend to look within for answers versus having the need for societal approval.  Often, extroverts will […]

By September 27, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
Spirituality & Social Change

Spirituality & Social Change

Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor Waking Times  Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself. Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love. -Kahlil Gibran Looking Back As I sit around watching my grey hair turn whiter, I keep seeing the same social and political problems occurring […]

By September 27, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Gratitude – Happiness Made Easy

Gratitude – Happiness Made Easy

Dylan Charles, Editor Waking Times What makes you happy? Happiness is rather elusive for many people, if not for most people in our society. This is a remarkable statement about the world we’ve created, which offers unprecedented access to food, shelter, health, entertainment, convenience, mobility, wealth, safety, security, and so on. With all this going for […]

By September 27, 2013 6 Comments Read More →
Video of Amazon Gold Mining Devastation Goes Viral in Peru

Video of Amazon Gold Mining Devastation Goes Viral in Peru

Rhett A. Butler, Mongabay Waking Times Video of illegal gold mining operations that have turned a portion of the Amazon rainforest into a moonscape went viral on Youtube after a popular radio and TV journalist in Peru highlighted the story. Last week Peruvian journalist and politician Güido Lombardi directed his audience to video shot from […]

By September 27, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
Why Over 400 Species of Bacteria In Your Belly Right Now May Be The Key To Health or Disease

Why Over 400 Species of Bacteria In Your Belly Right Now May Be The Key To Health or Disease

Karen Foster, Prevent Disease Waking Times Trillions of bacteria are hostile and can cause disease, while many others are friendly and have established a symbiotic, mutually beneficial relationship with us over the millennia. These friendly bacteria have also been referred to as “probiotics” and are being used increasingly by mainstream clinicians for both preventive and […]

By September 27, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Understanding the Global Economic Collapse

Understanding the Global Economic Collapse

Mike Molyneaux, Contributor Waking Times A key to the great prosperity, technological advantage and military supremacy of the United States is the system of global commerce and finance that places absolute trust in the value of the US dollar and the credit-worthiness the Federal Reserve Bank. Essentially the system relies on the willingness of workers […]

By September 26, 2013 8 Comments Read More →
10 Traits of Emotionally Resilient People

10 Traits of Emotionally Resilient People

Brad Waters, Guest Writer Waking Times Ten years ago this month, Hara Estroff Marano, Editor-at-Large for Psychology Today, wrote in her article “The Art of Resilience”: “At the heart of resilience is a belief in oneself—yet also a belief in something larger than oneself. Resilient people do not let adversity define them. They find resilience by moving towards a goal […]

By September 26, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
Government Report Offers More Evidence Cannabis is a Wonder Drug for Cancer and Good Health

Government Report Offers More Evidence Cannabis is a Wonder Drug for Cancer and Good Health

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times As the world’s most beloved herb, Cannabis, continues to be liberated from the persecution of the government and the pharmaceutical-industrial complex, research continues to validate the many health benefits of Cannabis. This time, The National Cancer Institute, a government-funded organization has released a report indicating that cannabis and cannabinoids […]

By September 26, 2013 6 Comments Read More →
Cancer Officially Number One Cause of Childhood Death in U.S.

Cancer Officially Number One Cause of Childhood Death in U.S.

Melissa Melton, Guest Waking Times The number one reason blamed for childhood deaths in America used to be accidents; now it’s cancer. ABC News is reporting today that cancer has officially outranked every other cause of childhood death in this country: Cancer is the leading cause of childhood death in the United States, with 13,500 new […]

By September 26, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
The Real Armageddon: Learning how to be Alone!

The Real Armageddon: Learning how to be Alone!

V. Susan Ferguson, Contributor Waking Times We can all see that life on planet Earth is moving towards some inexorable, perhaps unknowable massive change. Years ago I decided my best path was to follow the tradition of ancient primordial metaphysical teachings and find Wisdom Truth within me. Here is what I learned. We have to […]

By September 25, 2013 23 Comments Read More →
Culture is Not Your Friend

Culture is Not Your Friend

Linda George, Contributor Waking Times Culture is not your friend – said Terence McKenna. He was right of course. Our culture is not our friend. Our culture is the canvas on which we find ourselves trying to paint the picture of who we are. Some seed of awareness within knows we are here to create […]

By September 25, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
The Amazing Ways Your Thoughts Create Your Brain

The Amazing Ways Your Thoughts Create Your Brain

Deane Alban, Contributor Waking Times Of course you know that your thoughts are generated by your brain. But you may not have considered that in many very real ways, your thoughts create your brain, too. Let’s see how this can be so. How Thoughts Change Your Brain Every thought creates a neural connection. If you think a thought […]

By September 25, 2013 16 Comments Read More →

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