The breasts we can’t live without. Or can we? (teaser)

Breasts. They are so important to us! We can’t live without them. We want them on display in videos and on billboards. We want them big, round and firm. And we really don’t want to be reminded of their primary function. 1,649,271 breast augmentation operations were performed in 2016* 583 197 breast lifts. 465 665 breast reduction. Compared to the previous number in 2015, the … Continue reading The breasts we can’t live without. Or can we? (teaser)

„Ирационалността не ни изхвърля от пазара. Проф. Дан Ариели

Интервюто е публикувано в брой 80 на сп. Икономика. Дан Ариели е професор по психология и поведенческа икономика в Масачузетския технологичен институт (MIT), гост лектор в топ университетите на САЩ и основател на Център за закъсняла преценка на събитията за напреднали. Той е носител на докторска степен по маркетинг от университета Дюк, докторска и магистърска титла по когнитивна психология от Университета на Северна Каролина в … Continue reading „Ирационалността не ни изхвърля от пазара. Проф. Дан Ариели

Behavioural economics – a legitimate tools for setting public policies? Professor Dan Ariely

Dan Ariely, the James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics, currently teaches at Duke University and is the author of the bestsellers Predictably Irrational and The Upside of  Irrationality. His  TEDx lectures have over 12 million views and counting. Prof Ariely is the founder of The Centre for Advanced  Hindsight.  His work has been featured in a variety of media including The New York Times,  Wall Street Journal, … Continue reading Behavioural economics – a legitimate tools for setting public policies? Professor Dan Ariely

Infidelity & Economics. Esther Perel and prof. Dan Ariely

This one question is for my own personal pleasure – I saw on social media that you were with the “relationship gurus” amongst who Esther Perel, who I really like to get in touch with and have been failing to do so. Did anything come out of this meeting that will engage economics and relationships in a brand new hybrid? I think that Esther is … Continue reading Infidelity & Economics. Esther Perel and prof. Dan Ariely

Knowledge and education are key to building empathy and tolerance. Dr. Neel Burton

“Depression: the healthy suspicion that modern life has no meaning and that modern society is absurd and alienating.” Dr Neel Burton is a psychiatrist and philosopher who teaches in Oxford and is also a writer (“The Meaning of Madness”, “Heaven and Hell – the Psychology of Emotions”, “For better, for worse” – to mention a few), a blogger for Psychology Today, associate follow of the … Continue reading Knowledge and education are key to building empathy and tolerance. Dr. Neel Burton

Animated love. Yehuda Devir.

(…) Everyone defines their own happiness bar. I consider myself a very happy person. I have a roof over my head, food, water to drink, an amazing wife that supports me, a loving family, the freedom to do whatever I want and the strength to do so, what else does a person need? Yehuda Devir is an Israeli illustrator and graphic designer, who took over the … Continue reading Animated love. Yehuda Devir.

Нова страница. Исабел Алиенде.

Непълното интервю с Исабел Алиенд излиза в брой 12 на списание “Amica”, март 2017 г. Чилийската писателка Исабел Алиенде е издала над 20 книги, преведени на повече от 35 езика и продадени близо 70 милиона копия. Нейните най-известни творби включват романите “Къщата на духовете”, “Ева Луна”, “Приказки на Ева Луна”, “Дъщеря на съдбата”, “Портрет в сепия”, “Паула”, “Бележникът на Мая”. Творбите й до голяма степен … Continue reading Нова страница. Исабел Алиенде.

Photo: Victoria Zeoli

Родена съм да съм създател. Създател на живот. Мелани Гайдос.

Интервюто с Мелани Гайдос излиза в списание “Жената днес”, брой 07, 2017   Мелани е родена с генетично заболяване, което не прави кариерата й на модел очевиден избор. Полусляпа, беззъба и плешива, предя няколко години обаче Мелани влиза в модния бизнес и го помита. Освен на подиума, можете да я видите във филмите “Un Ciel Bleu Presque” (2016), “The Third Sister” (2013) и “Saint Frankenstein” … Continue reading Родена съм да съм създател. Създател на живот. Мелани Гайдос.

Photo: Sylwia Makris

I was meant to be a creator and creator of life. Melanie Gaydos.

  Melanie Gaydos was born with a condition that wouldn’t necessarily predict her career as a model with worldwide fame. Half-blind, toothless and bald, Melanie stormed the fashion world a couple of years ago and has been changing the game ever since.  She can also be seen in the movies “Un Ciel Bleu Presque” (2016), “The Third Sister” (2013) and “Saint Frankenstein” (2015) and Rammstein praised … Continue reading I was meant to be a creator and creator of life. Melanie Gaydos.