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Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Synaesthesia: The Crossing of the Senses
"We interpret one sense by another." William Hazlitt "Although medicine has known about synaesthesia for three centuries, it keeps forgetting that it knows. Richard Cytowic, in "Synaesthesia: Phenomenology and Neuropsychology a Review of...
Modern Science >> Synesthesia
Hyperspace Reality
Despite the fact that the 'new' physics, a godchild of the Einsteinian revolution has taught us that the Universe we perceive is a mere shadow of a vastly more unpredictable one, most of us still view the world in a distinctly materialistic way. A world where...
Modern Science >> New Physics
Everyday Earth
When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
Baba Yaga
An aged crone, often described as a witch or an ogress, who dwells in the forest and appears in several Russian folktales. In some sources She is solitary, in others She is any of three sisters, each having the same name. She/They dwell in a marvelous hut,...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
(Gift-Lord, The God of Gifts) East Slavonic A God of sun and warmth, son of Svarog and one of the eight primary Slavonic deities. He is regarded as the ultimate ancestor of the Russian people, and even today a poetic reference to Russians can be made using...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic

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Tourists can see homes of Ukrainian and Russian oligarchs in London
London's newest bus sightseeing tour shows visitors the palatial homes purchased by Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs. The tour has been organized by anti-corruption campaigners in cooperation with two think-tanks, the Hudson Institute and the Henry ...
Instagram reveals the live of The Rich Kids of Russia through photos
Images on the profile feature them with everything from luxury cars through to selfies with expensive boats or famous people. The account, however, is clearly dedicated to mocking the offspring of the mighty men of the Russian Federation, known as ...
Prince William and Kate's skiing holiday: Details emerge about royal family's
It is one of the world's most exclusive skiing resorts, where Russian oligarchs and celebrities come to flaunt their wealth.
London's newest sightseeing tour shows homes of Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs
Dubbed the Kleptocracy Tour, London's newest bus sightseeing tour shows visitors the palatial homes purchased by Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs, many with close links to senior politicians, including Russian president Vladimir Putin. The tour has been ...
The Post-Cold War Neo-Liberal World Order is in Trouble: Here's How to Save It
This was humiliating for the Russians, who went from major superpower to poverty-stricken in less than five years. Oligarchs picked up the pieces and wealth has been primarily held in the foreign accounts of a few Russian families for over 20 years.

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