8 Historical Geniuses Who Had Mental Illnesses

Creativity and mental illness have been long known for their connection. Some of the greatest works in history emerged from the minds of those who suffered from (what would now be known as) distinct mental disorders. The question of which came first, the chicken or the egg, is truly relevant…

So You Have a High IQ. Why That’s Only Half the Story.

The above quote is derived from a historical poem about Samson, the bible character whose strength rested only in his hair; once his wife betrayed him and cut his glorious locks, he became weak and impotent. Though a sad story, it is telling that people must have more than one…

6 Ways The Modern World Manufactures Depression & Anxiety

“Consciousness has plagued us and we cannot shake it; though we think we’re in control… questions that besiege us in life are testament of our helplessness.” ~ Bad Religion, No Control   When you think about your grandparents and their ancestors, your memories may not reflect the hardships they endured;…