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Don’t let yourself get bored

I recently read an article in the July/August issue of Scientific American Mind on boredom. It seems the definition of boredom came from the novel “Bleak House” by Charles Dickens, set during the time of societal transition. In the novel, … Continue reading

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Reading A Book Is The Perfect Cure For Boredom

It’s difficult to think of a person who doesn’t have the desire to learn – whether the subject is history, sports, politics, cooking or just plain trivia. Research suggests that individuals who are avid learners are likely to be more … Continue reading

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