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- Meco Reads - Issue 16 🚀
Meco Reads - Issue 16 🚀
How to have an awesome life ✨ Become an excellent gift giver 🎁 Top small towns in the world 🌍
Greetings and salutations!
This week we've got some very interesting, thought-provoking, and inspiring articles coming your way. So sit back, relax and jump in.
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📖 5 Great Reads
Everyone wants to maximize their time on this planet and live a long and fulfilling life but how do you actually do that? Eric Barker from Barking Up The Wrong Tree reveals seven scientific-backed ways to live a long and awesome life. [Read more]
The holiday season is well and truly here and with that comes the daunting task of giving the perfect gift. If you are tired of missing the mark with gifts, fear not, Vox provides some practical advice to turn you into a thoughtful and renowned gift giver. [Read more]
Findings have emerged showing that human beings have been spending more and more time alone. This trend is not new but has seen massive acceleration through the covid pandemic. Turner Novak from The Split newsletter gives us the statistics and his thoughts on why we've been seeing increased isolation in society. [Read more]
Take a journey to some of the most breathtakingly beautiful small towns in the world, from the colorful streets of Italy's Santa Maddalena, to the snow-capped peaks of Austria’s Hallstatt. It might be time to escape the hustle and bustle to one of these gems. [Read more]
As we go through life, it's natural to reflect on the choices we've made and the paths we've taken. And for many of us, the prospect of nearing the end of our lives can bring about a sense of regret for things we wish we had done differently. This article shares the top five regrets that came from individuals in their final days. [Read more]
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🤭 A Bit of Fun
On and off the pitch there have been some ludicrous stories at this year's World Cup. This thread details some of the juiciest drama so far
Can you get sued for using someone else's meme? Dive into meme economics with The Hustle
With the advancements in AI now you can speak to a version of your younger self! This Twitter thread shows how Michelle Huang fed her old journal entries into an AI chatbot to have a conversation with past self
Shower thought: Over the last few million years we’ve evolved a huge brain which increasingly wants to turn itself off
Much love, see you next time!
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