There is a lot of external stimuli that has the potential to do more harm than good.
In the 30th installment of Stuff Explained, Aristidis Marousas walks listeners through some examples of tuning out in daily life and why he has found it very beneficial to his mental health.
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It is highly likely that all of us have at least one pair of denim jeans in our wardrobe.
In this episode, learn about the history of this favorite piece of clothing as well as the damaging environmental impacts of manufacturing it.
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The cacao plant is known as the “gift of the gods” and it seems like people across the world agree.
Continue reading “Stuff Explained Ep28: Chocolate”
This Big Idea episode was inspired by the upcoming Valentine’s Day holiday.
Let’s talk about how to healthily give and receive the four types of love (agape, philia, storge, and eros).
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The coronavirus has become the latest global pandemic. With all the strong government responses and media frenzy, concern and fear have been stoked across the world.
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But what is the coronavirus? This episode of Stuff Explained gives you everything you need to know about the virus.
In this episode, we discuss the ingenious way in which a pair of brothers created a restaurant rating system to drive (pun intended) sales for their tire company.
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This episode explores the Big Idea of being Undefinable.
It is ok to not fit into a box, to have many layers, to like different things, and to be different people.
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Eau de what?
In this episode of Stuff Explained, learn about the history and types of fragrances, as well as the different notes involved.
With all the hype and marketing in the fragrance industry, it can be difficult narrowing down the options that work best for you.
Feel free to use this episode as a guide for future fragrance purchases.
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If you are interested in physical and mental wellbeing, aromatherapy could be a great activity to consider.
In this episode, we provide an Aromatherapy 101 explaining the history, methods, risks, and benefits of using essential oils.
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To prepare for the New Year and Decade, Aristidis take a look at the concept of renewal.
Additionally, he shares a list of 12 steps heavily influenced by Christine Hassler and Marie Forleo.
If you haven’t already, go check them out. They have definitely served as inspirations for Aristidis’ personal development, as well as the creation of this podcast.
Continue reading “Stuff Explained Ep21: Renewal (Big Idea)”