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Fact-checking Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech at the 2016 DNC

Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech was the highlight of the Democratic National Convention, but it was relatively sparse in terms of facts and figures that could be checked. (We don’t fact-check opinions.) Here’s a roundup of some of the most noteworthy claims that were made. As is our practice, …

Private Sector

Why This ‘God’s Not Dead 2’ Billboard (With Melissa Joan Hart) Was Nixed From the Republican National Convention

Not mixing politics and religion. A billboard advertising the DVD release of the film <i>God’s Not Dead 2</i> was banned from Cleveland in the week leading …

Scientists Just Detected Matter Wobbling Around a Black Hole For The First Time

The final dance.<p>An international team of scientists has observed matter wobbling in a gravitational vortex around a black hole for the first time.<p>The …

Black Holes

Inspiring Norwegian Family Lives in a Sustainable Glass Dome in the Arctic Circle

Inspired by a vision to create a sustainable and healthy home and way of life for their family, Benjamin and Ingrid Marie Hertefølger have built a …

Can You Solve These 5 Riddles Without Getting Caught Up In The Drama?

<i>See if you can solve the following five riddles without getting caught up in all of the drama!</i><p>The Man in the Elevator<p>A man lives on the 10th floor of …

Pool Table

Here's What The Sun Looks Like From Every Planet In Our Solar System

Our Solar System is a seriously beautiful place. Whether it’s the pockmarked volcanic surface of Mercury, the dusty crimson plains of Mars, the …

Astronomy

Israeli military’s new chief rabbi implied soldiers can rape in war, as government lurches to far-right

Eyal Karim, who previously suggested rape is justified in war, joins numerous other far-right figures in government<p>The man chosen as the Israeli military's new chief rabbi has previously implied that soldiers would be permitted to rape women in war.<p>This comes at a time when the Israeli government …

Israel

Daily Bible Reading Devotional – July 13th, 2016

Scripture Reading(s) Luke 11:1-13 11:1 He was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach …

Bread

Astronomers discover new planet on the edge of the solar system

Astronomers have discovered a brand new dwarf planet in the distant reaches of our solar system, with an orbit that takes it far beyond even …

How Technology From the 50s Could Answer Our Growing Energy Problem

Most of the talk today centers around clean energy, and whether ramping up solar and wind initiatives will produce enough energy to replace the dying coal industry...and save us from the consequences of fossil fuels.<p><i>Photo Source</i><p>While the idea of nuclear power conjures images of three-eyed fish, …

If the Conservative party’s doing God again, what sort of God is it?

Theresa May, Andrea Leadsom and Stephen Crabb are all active Christians – but there’s little correlation between faith and policy positions<p>Is the Conservative party moving back to God – and what would it mean if it were? Both Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom are unashamed Christians; Stephen Crabb …

Faith