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Asking questions, seeking answers. I write articles that help you better understand the Universe and your place in it. MA Philosophy @ Durham University.

And how it might affect your submission to us.

My matriculation into University College, Durham. 29/09/21.

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been inundated with emails from people expressing an interest in writing for The Apeiron.

It still amazes me that something I started as a philosophy undergrad grew to the size it has today. …


Simple and effective ways to visually express your feelings.

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We know how we feel about the people around us. But do they know it too? Do your friends believe you when you say you care about them? Are they just words, or do you show that you really mean it?

It’s important that your friends and family know how…


How to filter out the unimportant stuff and focus on what matters.

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We’re living in a world of information overload. We face so much noise that it can be difficult to switch off. And when it’s not being exposed to new stimuli, you’re mind is probably reflecting, processing, and ruminating about the data you’ve been exposed to.

But having a foggy, overloaded…


Tips for getting everything done without sacrificing your mental well-being.

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Depending on where you live, your work could be your life. In America, for example, up to 85.8 percent of males work over 40 hours per week. They work 260 hours more than British workers, and 499 more hours than French workers every year.

Factor in sleeping, eating, and the…


Steps for avoiding bad habits and achieving your goals.

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Most of us have hopes and dreams. We have a rough idea of the person we want to be in the next 10 years. Most of us are well-intentioned, too. …


Avoid its destructive nature and use it to help you grow.

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Most people view jealousy as a negative emotion. But it’s a natural feeling that we all experience. When we work hard and always fall short, we might wonder how other people achieve so easily. What are we doing wrong? Why them and not me? Do they really deserve it?

Researchers…


Practical ways to shift your thinking and achieve your goals.

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Remember when you couldn’t tie your shoelaces? Or when riding a bicycle was terrifying? These are now mundane tasks that you do every day.

I’m going to make a controversial claim. With the right amount of effort, anyone can master any skill. As an advocate of the psychological interactionist approach


Despite the technology around you, here’s why you should stick to ancient hobbies.

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The first known books originated in Rome around 23 B.C. Since then, reading has become a central component of human life. With nothing but a pen and paper, an author can bring joy, entertainment, and laughter to thousands of people.

Reading has played an instrumental role in human knowledge and…


Should we use the people around us?

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The relationships we form drastically impact our quality of life. They offer someone to laugh and share our experiences with, or a shoulder to cry on when things get tough.

But nobody wants to get used by a friend. So we put our guard up when talking to a stranger…

Jon Hawkins

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