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The Dalai Lama on Secular Ethics and the Toppling of “Rotten” Buddhist Institutions

The Dalai Lama on Secular Ethics and the Toppling of “Rotten” Buddhist Institutions<p>September 6, 2017 by Justin Whitaker<p>The Dalai Lama gave a talk …

Hurricane Irma responsible for 10 deaths, threatens Miami

<b>(CNN) —</b> <b>[Breaking News Update 11:30 p.m.]</b><p>The National Hurricane Center has issued hurricane and storm surge warnings for South Florida. The warning extends from Jupiter Inlet on the east coast of the state, southward around the Florida Peninsula to Bonita Beach on the west coast. The warning …

Rainfall

Trump: 'Sad day' for North Korea if U.S. takes military action | Reuters

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would prefer not to use military action against North Korea to counter its nuclear and missile threat but that if he did it would be a “very sad day” for the leadership in Pyongyang.<p>Trump again pointedly declined to rule …

North Korea

The Sandwich Effect: Starting and Ending Our Day to Be Our Best Selves

How we show up each day is largely determined by our attitude and outlook. Despite the challenges that we might be facing in the day ahead, what we …

US reveals details of recent 'sonic attack' on Cuba diplomats

<b>A suspected acoustic attack on US embassy staff in Cuba was reported as recently as last month, US officials have revealed.</b><p>It was originally thought that the incidents had ended several months ago.<p>The US State Department also said the number of staff who have reported health problems had increased …

Cuba

New Analysis of This Moon Rock Says Our Satellite Doesn't Actually Have Water Inside

Omg ?<p>Scientists have re-analysed fragments of a Moon rock brought back in 1972, and say that its composition reveals our planet's satellite really …

Lithuania challenges Russia with U.S. natural gas shipment

43277985-3396-4528-ac77-4e22933132cf<p>Lithuania challenges Russia with U.S. natural gas …

Natural Gas

'Cyborg' bacteria deliver green fuel source from sunlight

<b>Scientists have created bacteria covered in tiny semiconductors that generate a potential fuel source from sunlight, carbon dioxide and water.</b><p>The so-called "cyborg" bugs produce acetic acid, a chemical that can then be turned into fuel and plastic.<p>In lab experiments, the bacteria proved much more …

Clean Energy

Dyes detect disease through heartbeat signals

Vibrant tones of yellow, orange, and red move in waves across the screen. Although the display looks like psychedelic art, it's actually providing …

Nanotech

Researchers explore new chapter of physics

Interactions between light and matter are a fundamental unit of modern physics, but recently researchers have started to look beyond the standard …

This World War I tank crew were part of the greatest war story you’ve never heard of

One of the greatest untold stories of heroism during WWI in which a stranded tank crew held off German attacks for three days has recently been …

75 Years Ago, U.S. Marines 'Sealed Japan's Doom' At This Pivotal WWII Battle

Sometime shortly after midnight, August 21, 1942, 200 men of the <i>Ichiki Butiai</i>—or Ichiki Detachment—the 2nd battalion of the Japanese 17th Army, …

Dunkirk film evokes memories of those who made it home, and those who never left the beach

It was quiet in the kitchen but with the normal whispering tick of the wall clock increased in volume to seemingly loud metronomic authority. I can't remember the day but it was some time in late May or early June, 1940. I can remember my mother sitting in her usual armchair at one end of the …

Dunkirk

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

58 minutes ago<p>The big armed west coast quarterback put his talent on display.<p>3 hours ago<p>Equanimeous St. Brown, Courtland Sutton and James Washington …

Wreckage of sunken WWII warship USS Indianapolis discovered, Navy announces

The Navy announced on Saturday that the wreckage of the USS Indianapolis was found in the Philippine Sea at a depth of more than 18,000 feet below …

7 Mindfulness Habits That Lead To 365 Days of Happiness

Adopt this mindful habits into your daily life, I believe you will be happy in the next 365 days.<p>1. Become Mindful in Your Everyday Life<p>To be mindful …

Meditation How-Tos with a Kundalini Guide

<i>In our next installment of the Meditation How-Tos marriage advice series, the Kundalini guide behind Benshen, Desiree Pais, gives you the step-by-step methods you need to practice to stay focused and calm before, during, and after you tie the knot.</i><p>Women go to great lengths to feel and experience …

10 top South African spiritual retreats

<b>(CNN) —</b> South Africa's open spaces and natural beauty make it a good setting for a spot of spiritual self-improvement.<p>Compared with the collective wisdom of these South African mellow centers, what you know about relaxation couldn't fit into an herbal tea cup.<p>Get ready to humble.<p>1. Emoyeni Retreat …

South Africa

Don't Let Unpleasant Sensations Take Control Of Your Mind

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker's weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve …

Three Reasons Why It's Important For Leaders To Find Inner Peace

If you were to ask ten different leaders to name the most important quality a leader can possess, you’d get at least ten different answers.<p>Leadership is a fluid concept that is highly dependent on personality, timing, and circumstance.<p>There are, however, a few timeless qualities that I believe are …

Mindfulness

You Are The Observer: Realize The Power You Have Within

Imagine this…<p>You are walking down the street on your way to the first day at a new job. It’s 80 degrees outside. People are out and about. The humbug …

3 simple, daily practices for living a happy life, according to over 150 psychologists and experts

As Annie Dillard writes in her book "The Writing Life," "how we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."<p>There's no short-cut to a happy life, but there are simple things we can do to help us get there.<p>"We have a choice in our lives, in our behavior, and in our thoughts, as to what we …

UK police stop passing Manchester bombing information to US over leaks

British police have stopped sharing evidence from the investigation into the terror network behind the Manchester bombing with the United States after a series of leaks left investigators and the government furious.<p>The ban is limited to the Manchester investigation only. British police believe the …

Surveillance

Scientists solve mystery of how most antimatter in the Milky Way forms

A team of international astrophysicists led by The Australian National University (ANU) has shown how most of the antimatter in the Milky Way forms.

Universe

New telescope has already found 3 rare mystery signals

The Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder is poised to make history if it helps solve the origin of fast radio bursts.<p>The Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder is already making tremendous leaps forward. Within four days of being switched on, the radio telescope array detected its …

Universe

52 genes associated with intelligence discovered

Anytime discussion of a genetic basis behind intelligence comes up we immediately enter a minefield of social and ethical controversies. What …

Genetics

Frozen 'space sperm' passes fertility test

<b>Healthy baby mice have been born using freeze-dried sperm stored in the near-weightless environment of space.</b><p>The Japanese team behind the gravity-breaking experiment on the International Space Station (ISS) say it shows that transporting the seeds of life away from Earth is feasible.<p>Sperm banks …

Biology