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7. Conscious of the Present; Conscious of the Past: Language
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7. Conscious of the Present; Conscious of the Past: Language

Professor Paul Bloom: Two follow-ups on yesterday’s–I’m sorry, on Monday’s lecture. One is that somebody came up after class and asked when the preference for your own language emerges in development and fortunately, studies pretty much exactly this sort of

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East vs west — the myths that mystify | Devdutt Pattanaik
Why It Is So Hard to Live in the Present
The Sex-Starved Relationship
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The Sex-Starved Relationship

Being in a relationship where it doesn’t feel like there’s enough sex sounds like a trivial and somewhat comedic luxury problem As though someone were complaining there wasn’t enough tennis or yoga between a couple. But an absence of sex

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An Intimate Encounter with Your EGO: Ahankara in Advaita Vedanta
The Fear of Intimacy
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The Fear of Intimacy

Nowadays we’re pretty tough on people who have a certain kind of fear. People who are afraid of getting close. People who need to sit alone for quite a long time everyday. People who don’t always find it easy to

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POP CULTURE: Why We Love Disaster News
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POP CULTURE: Why We Love Disaster News

In another incident today ten people died in a terrible (inaudible) crash there was a huge fireball… Female Reporter: After days of torrential rain the landslide completely buried the house killing the inhabitants, 32 Male Reporter 2: Shortly after take-off

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Great Ideas from Sikhi (Sikhism) • What can we learn from this Young Religion From India & Pakistan?
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Great Ideas from Sikhi (Sikhism) • What can we learn from this Young Religion From India & Pakistan?

How’s it going everyone? I’m Nick and you are listening to the Fresh Perspective Podcast. Welcome to all of our new subscribers and listeners! Our episodes on science and logic really draw a crowd! It’s true that the freethinkers of

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Stay in – or Leave – a Relationship?
PHILOSOPHY – René Descartes
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PHILOSOPHY – René Descartes

René Descartes was a French 17th century philosopher, famous above all for saying ‘I think therefore I am’, but worthy of our attention for many reasons beyond this. What makes him stand out is that he was a fierce rationalist.

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