Do you wonder what difference you can make outside of your own sphere? Read this to understand impact that you can make at various levels.
A few months ago, I was incessantly googling resilience and looking for like-minded people who were also researching it and developing programs. I found Anne Browning, who also lives in Seattle and created the University of Washington Resilience Lab. After talking with her about resilience research, I created a survey based on the University of … Continue reading Part One of You in The Community: Resilience Survey Responses
If technology is taking over anyways, what is the use of creating resilient communities. Here are answers from some of the greatest minds of the 19th and 21st centuries.
Are you a real or resilient optimist? Read this to find out what the truth is and how you can develop your optimism to be resilient with the art of self-strengthening.
The dawn of neuroscience traces back to the movie The Mummy. Okay, kidding, but it does trace back to Egyptian mummification practices, which removed the brain, assuming it was the heart. In a sense, they were not entirely wrong, since there is an undeniable harmony between the two. The functions of our heart are inextricably … Continue reading How can you tell if your brain is as resilient as Einstein’s?
One hundred years ago, the hills of Norway fell silent. If you walked along the hillsides into the villages, you’d notice that everyone was in their home, waiting. What could they have been waiting for? An answer? It was the outbreak of the Spanish flu in Norway and residents were asked to stay inside their … Continue reading What Makes Communities Resilient? And Three Ways You Can Help
How it Bloomed If you’re wondering why it’s the sunflower project, no, it’s not just because they are bright, pretty and look good on Instagram. The sunflower has gone on quite the world journey— they have even helped communities with the effects of nuclear waste. However, before we dig into more sunflower history, I’ll quote … Continue reading How The Sunflower Became My Secret to International Relations