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When Was the First Light in the Universe?

The speed of light gives us an amazing tool for studying the Universe. Because light only travels a mere 300,000 kilometers per second, when we see …

Tomb Of Jesus Found: How Did Christ Die? What Christians, Jews, Muslims Believe About His Death

The potential revelation of Jesus Christ’s tomb last week has brought questions of faith, religious history and the different and intersecting …

Who Is The Buddha? - The Story of Siddhartha Gautama

The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, was born around 567 B.C.E., in a small kingdom just below the Himalayan foothills. His father was a chief of the …

Spirituality

Germany vs. Ukraine 2016 live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch online

Germany may feel a bit battered after some unimpressive recent friendlies, but need to get back on track fast against Ukraine.<p>Germany enter their match against Ukraine to start off their Euro 2016 campaign as a team that was an oft-mentioned favorite during the buildup to the tournament, as the …

I Saw "The Force Awakens" Without Seeing Any Other "Star Wars" Movie And This Is What Happened

Warning: There are SPOILERS in this post (amidst the confusion).<p><b>Will Varner:</b> What do you think <i>Star Wars</i> is about?<p><b>Me:</b> Honestly, I don't know. All I know is that Darth Vader is the bad guy, and there's, like, the Death Star, which I guess is his ship? And, I don't know, does Luke fight against him …

40 Unforgivable Plot Holes in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

<i>Disney/LucasFilms</i><p><b>Warning: major spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens ahead.</b><p>I loved the film. Seriously, I did. And yet it also has more plot holes than any film I've ever seen, which makes the reviews it's getting pretty irksome. Why can't we just admit that BB-8 is adorable, Finn is …

Star Wars

A Pair Of Mickey Mouse Ears Helped Earn This Man Three Years In Jail

A military court convicted an Egyptian man for posting images on his Facebook that were “an insult to national figures.”<p>CAIRO — Amr Nohan, a 22-year-old law graduate, was serving in the military when he decided to share a photo-shopped picture of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi with Mickey …

President Obama's 'Charlie Brown Christmas' Controversy

On 30 November 2015, ABC aired the retrospective <i>It’s Your 50th Christmas, Charlie Brown</i>, featuring performances from celebrities and a brief clip of …