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Health & Self Defense: The Art of Eight Limbs

Health & Self Defense: The Art of Eight Limbs

Muay Thai, also known as Thai Boxing, only gained international recognition from the late 20th century. Its meteoric rise coinciding with the rise of UFC, Muay Thai is characterized by its combined use of fists, elbows, knees, and shins in combat. However, despite it...

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Winners!

Winners!

In light of winning the People's Choice Award at the ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards, we a little trip down memory lane leading up to the award since our official launch.⁠ So let us share our story! First and foremost, just so you know, the name Kalpha is the...

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Hypnosis: It’s All in Your Mind

Hypnosis: It’s All in Your Mind

Having gone through a near-death experience at the age of 20, McKing pulled himself out of depression through the use of hypnosis and Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP).  Despite being portrayed as mind control (especially in Hollywood films), hypnosis is a state...

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Six Decades of Photography

Six Decades of Photography

At the age of 75, Peter is the owner of his own consulting company for International Business clients. He plays the role of a consultant by day that advises businesses on their development on weekdays but still finds time on the weekends to enjoy his passion,...

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The Mind is Magic

The Mind is Magic

Mentalism, the power of reading minds, seems like a supernatural power but local mentalist Mark Wong does not claim to have any such powers. Instead, he relies on psychology and showmanship (among others skills) to dish out his performances with flair and style. ...

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Sign Language: Speaking to The Deaf

Sign Language: Speaking to The Deaf

While most Ngee Ann Poly students will remember them for their pizza bombs, Puzzles cafe was an initiative co-founded by Ms Suzana Slemat for a purpose that few might know about. Together with her friend from secondary school, Ms Shazlina Sulaiman, the idea of Puzzles...

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The New Way to Get Rich: Digital Marketing

The New Way to Get Rich: Digital Marketing

Just kidding, but digital marketing is becoming one of the most sought-after jobs in the age of increasing digitization. With every app, website, and company seeking out ways to reach consumers online and/or spread brand awareness, digital marketing is one of those...

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Stranger Danger

Stranger Danger

Technology has changed the way we live.   We quite literally hold the world in our little electronic devices and we have (almost) unbridled access to almost anything we want or need. We have global apps such as Facebook, Uber, Amazon, and Tinder that exists for a...

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Compound Interest: The simplest way to get rich

Compound Interest: The simplest way to get rich

The financial sector is one that has garnered much occupational prestige over the last few decades. While it has and can be argued that much of this prestige is misattributed, it remains one of the most difficult industries to enter and its products seem unnecessarily...

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