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17 of The Most Underrated Medicinal Plants In The World

17 of The Most Underrated Medicinal Plants In The World

Mae Chan, Prevent Disease Waking Times Many people are finally becoming acquainted with how plants such as cannabis are effective medicinally. Others are very familiar with the healing abilities of garlic, spinach, ginger and of course echinacea. However, there are so many others whose medicinal potential are rarely if ever mentioned and yet rival and […]

By August 20, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Prescriptions or Plants: Time for a New Medicinal Mindset?

Prescriptions or Plants: Time for a New Medicinal Mindset?

E. Dahl, Prevent Disease Waking Times A word is a thought expressed, and it has been said that our thoughts speak louder than our words. The power of the mind is still virtually unknown. A light switch turns on and off and the differences are apparent, and the same holds true for our perception and […]

Plant Intelligence

Plant Intelligence

Stephen Harrod Buhner, Reality Sandwich Waking Times Stephen Harrod Buhner will be joining Dennis McKenna for the live, interactive video course, “What Plants Can Teach You: Consciousness and Intelligence in Nature.” A new paradigm is emerging that recasts how we relate to and understand nature, supported by new scientific evidence. Plants instruct us through their behavior, […]

Amazing Food Science Discovery: Edible Plants ‘Talk’ To Animal Cells, Promote Healing

Amazing Food Science Discovery: Edible Plants ‘Talk’ To Animal Cells, Promote Healing

Sayer Ji, Green Med Info Waking Times A groundbreaking new study published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research titled, “Interspecies communication between plant and mouse gut host cells through edible plant derived exosome-like nanoparticles,” reveals a new way that food components ‘talk’ to animal cells by regulating gene expression and conferring significant therapeutic effects. With the recent […]

The Physical, Energetic & Spiritual Lessons of Plants

The Physical, Energetic & Spiritual Lessons of Plants

Jefferey Jaxen, Contributor Waking Times Many of the plants we pass in the background of our day are hard at work. They are employed by the planet as construction workers, teachers, security guards, and doctors. Arguably the top performers in each profession and certainly the hardest workers, never wanting or taking a day off in […]

Plants Are Far More Intelligent Than We Ever Assumed

Plants Are Far More Intelligent Than We Ever Assumed

April McCarthy, Prevent Disease Waking Times Like higher organisms, plants appear able to make complex decisions. A new study shows that plants may be able to initiate a survival mechanism by aborting their own seeds to prevent parasite infestation. Plants have previously been shown to draw alternative sources of energy from other plants. Plants influence […]

Better Than Big Pharma: 5 Herbs You Can’t Do Without

Better Than Big Pharma: 5 Herbs You Can’t Do Without

Jill Richardson, AlterNet Waking Times Sometimes herbs can deliver up healing powers that pharmaceutical companies can only dream about. Can’t sleep? Try lemon balm. Suffer from anxiety? Lemon balm. Want to boost your immune system? Lemon balm. Cold sore? Lemon balm. And this lemon-scented mint relative is also antiviral, good for fevers, and great for […]

By December 14, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
Plants Exhibit The Same Senses As Humans And See, Touch, Smell, Hear and Even Taste

Plants Exhibit The Same Senses As Humans And See, Touch, Smell, Hear and Even Taste

Daniel Chamovitz, Prevent Disease Waking Times Have you ever wondered what the grass under your feet feels, what an apple tree smells, or a marigold sees? Plants stimulate our senses constantly, but most of us never consider them as sensory beings too. In fact senses are extremely important to plants. Whatever life throws at them, […]

By November 8, 2013 9 Comments Read More →
Humanity is Waking Up to the Intelligence of Nature

Humanity is Waking Up to the Intelligence of Nature

Paul Lenda, Guest Waking Times There’s a heightening level of awareness within the human race with regards to nature and all that is contained within it. Everything from the discoveries of the rudiments of language in monkeys, metacognition in dolphins, self-awareness of elephants, the ability for animals to tell “right” from “wrong”, to the creation […]

Scientists Discover That Plants Communicate via Symbiotic Root Fungi

Scientists Discover That Plants Communicate via Symbiotic Root Fungi

Dr. Mercola Waking Times Human arrogance has always assumed we are evolutionarily superior to plants, but it appears that modern science may be the antidote to this egocentric view. Researchers in the UK have discovered an extensive underground network connecting plants by their roots, serving as a complex interplant communication system… a “plant Internet,” if […]

By August 12, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
52 Wild Plants You Can Eat – Updated

52 Wild Plants You Can Eat – Updated

Waking Times Editor’s Note: This list is originally from Suntactics, however, Waking Times has added important addendums to this information and has corrected some errors. If you have any additional insight to share, please do so in the comments section below, and we can assemble another version of this article once more input is taken.  In addition […]

By August 3, 2013 39 Comments Read More →
A Message From The Plants..

A Message From The Plants..

Azim Nobeebaccus, Guest Waking Times Do not fear that which speaks to us with unconditional love. It is that fear which restricts our true vision and truth. Respect that of which approach’s with true compassion. Expect nothing to receive the guidance our heart truly calls for. As it is our expectations which displays our ingratitude […]

Accelerating Disappearance of Earth’s Species, Plants and Animals Is Threatening Survival of Humankind

Accelerating Disappearance of Earth’s Species, Plants and Animals Is Threatening Survival of Humankind

April McCarthy, Prevent Disease Waking Times The accelerating disappearance of Earth’s species of both wild and domesticated plants and animals constitutes a fundamental threat to the well-being and even the survival of humankind, warns the founding Chair of a new global organization created to narrow the gulf between leading international biodiversity scientists and national policy-makers. […]

How Plants Help Each Other Grow By Near-Telepathic Communication

How Plants Help Each Other Grow By Near-Telepathic Communication

Michael Forrester, Prevent Disease Waking Times Plants have scientifically been show to draw alternative sources of energy from other plants. Plants influence each other in many ways and they communicate through “nanomechanical oscillations” vibrations on the tiniest atomic or molecular scale or as close as you can get to telepathic communication. Members of Professor Dr. […]

The Forgotten Language

The Forgotten Language

Osho Waking Times The divine language originated in the heartFeeling is the language, the forgotten language. If you understand feeling, you understand the whole. lt is said of Lukman, one of the wisest men ever born — he is the founder of Yunani medicine — that he would go to plants, to bushes and trees, […]

Milk Thistle Protects Against Chemotherapy Toxicity, Prevents Cancer

Milk Thistle Protects Against Chemotherapy Toxicity, Prevents Cancer

Mike Barrett, Natural Society Waking Times Used for nearly 2,000 years as a natural herbal remedy for various ailments, including those related to the liver and kidneys, milk thistle is a highly underrated natural remedy that everyone should know about. The plant is well-known for it’s abilities to promote liver health by strengthening liver cell […]

By March 22, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
The Consciousness of Water and Plants

The Consciousness of Water and Plants

Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest Writer Waking Times How is water and consciousness tied together and related to humans and plants? One of the original pioneers in water consciousness studies, Dr. Marcel Vogel, determined that when bulk water was in the process of freezing, excess energy is extracted from the water. At this point, the molecules start to […]

By March 19, 2013 13 Comments Read More →
Research Finds Aloe Vera May Prevent and Treat Skin Cancer

Research Finds Aloe Vera May Prevent and Treat Skin Cancer

Case Adams, Green Med Info Waking Times Research from the University of Belgrade School of Medicine has confirmed what other recent studies have been finding – that Aloe vera and its constituents inhibit the process of skin cell proliferation that accompanies skin cancer. The researchers tested Aloe-emodin, a constituent of Aloe, with human skin cells – keratinocytes […]

By December 21, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Want Cleaner and Purer Air? Try Air-Cleaning Plants, NASA  Says

Want Cleaner and Purer Air? Try Air-Cleaning Plants, NASA Says

Elizabeth Renter Waking Times NASA knows a thing or two about keeping air clean,  sending astronauts into space with a limited amont of breathable air for months  on end. Afterall, they can’t simply open a window when things get stuffy in  space. What NASA researchers have learned about air quality in the home  concerning air-cleaning […]

By September 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Amazing Singing Plants Phenomenon

Amazing Singing Plants Phenomenon

Message to Eagle Plants are very much alive. Not only do they dislike human noise but they also posses the capacity to learn and communicate. Perhaps even more astonishing is that plants can also make music. Have you ever heard the incredible music of the plants? Plants can actually sing and compose music and listening […]

By May 24, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

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Tuning into Passion and Ambition

Tuning into Passion and Ambition

Video – We all have a little voice inside of our head that tries to hold us back. Sometimes you have to turn down that voice and find passion.

By October 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
If People Are Happy, Nobody Can Drag Them Into a War

If People Are Happy, Nobody Can Drag Them Into a War

Video – Philosopher and spiritual leader Osho talks common sense about the root causes of war, noting how people who are happy, joyous and in love have no reason to be interested in fighting with others.

By October 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Masters of War – You Lie and Deceive

Masters of War – You Lie and Deceive

Audio - A powerful song by Bob Dylan, “Masters of War,” pretty much sums up how many of us feel about the masterminds and corporations that continue to feed the war machine.

By October 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Deprogramming Can Change Humanity’s Course

Deprogramming Can Change Humanity’s Course

Video – Max Igan questions where humanity is heading and what will happen to our freedoms if we don’t pay attention.

By October 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
What if Money Was No Object?

What if Money Was No Object?

Video – Philosopher Alan Watts reminds us that life is invaluable. What would you with yours if money was no object?

By October 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Anna Hunt – Student tuition debt is astronomical in the US, and Germany announces free higher ed for all…

By October 11, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Where the Warrior Comes In: Authenticity vs. Manipulation

Where the Warrior Comes In: Authenticity vs. Manipulation

Ida Lawrence, Contributor Waking Times At this moment in time, as we stand on the precipice of devolution or evolution, what does ‘pay attention’ mean to us? Our hearts seek wisdom and courage, and the justified faith that attention can bring. We came into this, so is attention the price of being born… an obligation? […]

A Call To Hearts Lifting to the Higher Self

A Call To Hearts Lifting to the Higher Self

Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor Waking Times When are we going to stop thinking in terms of religion, country, tribe, town, neighborhood, planet, business and I. When will we begin to think in terms of humanity and helping all people reach higher? Yes. It is natural to think about self, but when are we going to […]

By October 7, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times Brainwave entrainment is a way to train the brain to synchronize to a certain frequency, such as gamma, beta, delta, theta and alpha. Each frequency matches a certain state of consciousness. For example, delta is the brainwave dominant while in an unconscious state such as sleeping; while theta and […]

Dangers of Smart Meters Extend Beyond Radiation Exposure

Dangers of Smart Meters Extend Beyond Radiation Exposure

Waking Times The electro-magnetic radiation given off by smart meters has become a health concern for many, but, millions of people worldwide whose homes have been outfitted with these devices must also be aware of the dangers of overheating and malfunction. Recently, there have been an extraordinary number of smart meter-related fires reported all over […]