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Teachings of the “happiness teacher”: what differentiates the happiest people in the world?

Teachings of the “happiness teacher”: what differentiates the happiest people in the world?

Education
The psychologist and philosopher Tal Ben-Shahar is also known as "the guru of happiness of the 21st century". Dictates Positive Psychology classes in the most convening subject in the history of Harvard University. What are the two concepts that distinguish happy people Tal Ben-Shahar founded his academic education in a holistic, existential concept. He addressed a philosophical question that humanity pursues from time zero, without discrimination of epochs, cultures, and politics. He said and signed: "Happiness is the meaning and purpose of life, the whole purpose, and purpose of human existence." Doctor in psychology and philosophy, born in 1970 in Tel Aviv, teaches Positive Psychology classes at Harvard University, where he was raised as " the teacher of happiness ." Ben-Shahar has the record of presence in the subject with…
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The importance of the interaction between humans and animals

The importance of the interaction between humans and animals

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Human-animal interaction has always been present, from the beginning of human evolution. Throughout history, animals have lived with a man sharing the same environment. Animal domestication is the pioneering activity of the relations of conquest and domination of man over nature. Animals, from a human perspective, have an important role assigned to them. The most popular of these is the dog. Known and acclaimed worldwide as man's best friend. Do you also consider him your best friend? Several studies show that children raised with pets have a happier childhood, show greater empathy for other people and a higher percentage of good treatment for animals. Human-animal interaction and communication contribute to physiological improvements. There is a significant positive association between having pets and improving health in one year. People who have…
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The color of eyes: a study with application in forensic sciences

The color of eyes: a study with application in forensic sciences

Education
The applications of genetics in the field of forensic sciences are well known, but that does not mean there is still much to be explored and new lines of related research continue to be opened. This is the case of the determination of the color of the eyes, a topic that historically has not aroused greater interest because it is considered that any study aimed at defining the phenotypic aspect of people - that is, their characteristics and traits - was stigmatizing. In the last decade, however, it was gaining more and more momentum, summoning a large number of experts. In this favorable context, two scientists from the Multidisciplinary Institute of Cell Biology (IMBICE, CONICET-UNLP-CICPBA) (Argentina) have just published a paper in the journal Genetics and Molecular Biology. The study…
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Why study Big Data is a guarantee of job success?

Why study Big Data is a guarantee of job success?

Education
The Big Data profession is fashionable. There are already many companies from different sectors looking for specialists in data analysis and Big Data. Moreover, this professional profile has even become the most demanded job profile in 2017, which is why many students choose it with the aim of achieving a successful professional future in the coming years. But what is Big Data and what does an expert in this area really do? What kind of studies have to be done to become a Big Data professional? What is the big data It is not something new, but it is a novelty if we think about its application in corporate environments. Big Data represents the massive analysis of data, but at a higher level than the different types of software have…
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If you are a student, these are the savings accounts that are most convenient for you

If you are a student, these are the savings accounts that are most convenient for you

Education
When you are a student, there is often a fear of starting a credit life. The most important thing is that you know that there are options available for you to have savings for the future and for your expenses. When you are a student or have just graduated and are learning how to manage your own money, many times you will want to copy your financial behaviors from your parents or friends. But keep in mind that the best savings account for a parent does not necessarily translate into the best savings account for young people. As a student, you need an adequate account for the spending and saving habits of someone who does not yet have a stable income. To begin with, it is very important that you…
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Numerical curiosities (Liz Strachan)

Numerical curiosities (Liz Strachan)

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The publication of a book of the popularization of mathematics is always a reason for celebration. There are few examples that can be found in bookstores, so any new work that goes into this field should be necessarily welcome, especially if it is written by a disseminating expert like Liz Strachan, who has the rare ability to make perfectly understandable concepts that otherwise (and hopefully) would require more than our full attention. "Numerical curiosities", the book that Alianza Editorial has just published, is in any case, by itself, a true magnet for the interest of readers. Its title says it all. If mathematics is interesting, even more so if we go into it, and never better said, innumerable numerical curiosities. The book has a particular structure. The author has written…
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Goethe and France: a love-hate relationship rescued in an exhibition in Switzerland

Goethe and France: a love-hate relationship rescued in an exhibition in Switzerland

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The exhibition "Goethe and France" rescue, in an underground space in Geneva reminiscent of an underground cellar, the love-hate relationship between the German and the Gallic culture, faithful companion of the poet throughout his life. It is widely known that, in his training as a universal writer, Goethe was influenced by other cultures besides the German - especially the Greek, the Arabic, the English or the Italian - but the impact on his work of the events in the neighbor France is less recognized. "The relationship between Goethe and the French culture was one of love-hate," said Jacques Berchtold, professor, and director of the Martin Bodmer Foundation, a museum-library dedicated to the conservation of universal thought in books in Geneva. the sample until April. Although his artistic production was very…
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Guinness World Records 2018 (Various authors)

Guinness World Records 2018 (Various authors)

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The new annual edition of the book "Guinness World Records" is already available, corresponding, in this case, to 2018. Endowed with a spectacular cover, it is the Spanish edition, and therefore, it also contains national records that undoubtedly will interest the reader. This year, the introduction is dedicated to superheroes, fictitious characters capable of doing what no one else could, authentic record holders, if they were real. In fact, many of the people who manage to capture their achievements in this book are, in a way, superheroes, because, although they do not necessarily have to be ready at all times to save humanity, they can do many of the things that The rest of us could not. In addition to its own section dedicated to the superheroic theme, the book…
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Hundreds of Galician biologists work in the area of ​​health without being considered health professionals

Hundreds of Galician biologists work in the area of ​​health without being considered health professionals

Education
These professionals claim that all those who have completed the specialty of health biology, or a specific masters of two years in the same field, are recognized as health professionals The General Council of Official Colleges of Biologists of Spain has asked the central government to amend the Law on Health Professions (LOPS) to include biologists working in the field of genetics, human reproduction or forensic field, Since this group is not considered a health professional. Only those who have passed the BIR, that is, the resident internal biologist exam, similar to the MIR of Medicine, are included. This means, say those affected, not being able to access the career, or that their work is always subject to another degree. In Galicia, says the dean of the Galician school of…
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Are you looking to recruit staff in Norwich

Are you looking to recruit staff in Norwich

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How To Recruit Staff in Norwich Norfolk Are you looking to recruit staff in Norwich? You have landed on the right website! Finding staff in Norwich can be a timely and costly process. When recruiting staff in Norwich you don’t have many avenues to consider; you can advertise your job with the local paper, use a local recruitment agency or advertise with a national job board. The problem with these is that if you advertise in the local paper you risk your job not gaining maximum exposure to local job seekers. Who is still buying the local paper to look for jobs nowadays? CONFESSION – with the use of internet people are expecting to be able to do everything online, which includes reading about the new updates.  We have got lazy and basically want…
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