How to create your own virtual reality?

Have you ever heard about people who can control their dreams, like their own little virtual reality? It may sound spiritual, but according to scientific research everyone should have the ability to do it. Scientists have termed this event ‘lucid dreaming’ and supposedly it occurs during the so-called ‘rapid eye movement’ phase of dreaming. When…

Japan: a sneak peek

I’ve always thought that sightseeing on short holiday trips are fun but not as satisfying, real and exciting as a long trip, where you get to immerse yourself in the culture, meet people and spend time with the locals. The best kind of travel involves not just buying souvenirs, but actually talking to people, listening…

Is digital media creating more democracy?

Technology and digital media are inseparable part of contemporary society. Most of the activities in industrialized countries today are digitalized or implemented through technology or a computer. Some see this as a simplification of work, but others criticize the uncertainties and challenges that technology and digital media might bring. A controversial digital phenomenon is the…

Freedom of speech: Do we use it right?

Freedom of speech is a phrase that appears often in contemporary society. According to definition, freedom of speech is a political concept that gives citizens the right to express themselves, mainly in order to defend themselves in an unfair situation, without being punished. It is about the relationship between the individual and the state. However, freedom…