Multicultural brain-wiring: the psychological effects of learning a new culture

Multicultural brain-wiring: the psychological effects of learning a new culture

How multicultural inputs interact with the brain and the behavioural consequences that follow are still poorly understood matters. Notably, they are of great importance for health, educational, team management, and legal purposes, especially given that cultural admixture has been increasing. The aim of the present work is to provide a multidisciplinary review on the subject, […]

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Stand Up to Cancer Day

Beauty Standards in our society Without giving it a deeper thought, people have a vision in their heads of what is considered beautiful and what not. There is a term for this – beauty standards. Although this concept has existed for a long time, it’s recently heavily influenced by social media and celebrities. We are […]

Saving our beaches: a day cleaning in Neoi Epivates

World Environment Day, celebrated on the 5th of June, is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is Ecosystem Restoration. Litter, plastics, and other pollutants cover our beaches. They affect the environment, destroy marine life, and even make people sick. It is important […]

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A new arm to start a new life!

The campaign Second arm, second life for Khuram, is trying to help Khuram Shahzad getting a prosthesis A lot of small actions can make a big difference in the world we are surrounded by and in other people’s lives. We do not necessarily need to travel a thousand kilometers to help. We can contribute to […]

Eight books to fight racism

Books become a window to other worlds. We can travel a hundred kilometers away from our home. We can become the shadows of characters that somehow become a part of us. But books can also become magnifying glass and make a radiography of our own world. They can help us to make visible the invisible […]

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The race for Humanity: Thoughts on the marathon

Older it may seem, the discussion about the use of racial categorization in our species is ongoing. Such is, to a great extent, due to the lack of objectivity of race as a concept and the need for a holistic approach to examine it. Even if no definitive answer may be provided on whether its […]

The race for Humanity: cover image

The race for Humanity: Race as a biological construct

Older it may seem, the discussion about the use of racial categorization in our species is ongoing. Such is, to a great extent, due to the lack of objectivity of race as a concept and the need for a holistic approach to examine it. Even if no definitive answer may be provided on whether its […]

The race for Humanity: cover image

The race for Humanity: Race as a social construct

Older it may seem, the discussion about the use of racial categorization in our species is ongoing. Such is, to a great extent, due to the lack of objectivity of race as a concept and the need for a holistic approach to examine it. Even if no definite answer may be provided on whether its […]