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Elusive red sprites captured in sky near Chile's Very Large Telescope

Capturing sprites might sound like something best undertaken in the pages of a children's book, but a very real photographer for the European Southern Observatory recently did just that. Of course, the sprites he captured were of the atmospheric rather than phantasmagoric variety, but they're still …

Freeing Yourself from the Prison of Depression

<b>“I’m stronger because of the hard times, wiser because of my mistakes, and happier because I have known sadness.” ~Unknown</b><p>I was diagnosed with …

What is Enlightenment?

Thomas Razzeto, <i>GrahamHancock.com</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>My most passionate plea is for you to wake up to your true self as pure awareness. We have all heard it …

25 Ways to Ask Your Kids 'So How Was School Today?' Without Asking Them 'So How Was School Today?'

This year, Simon is in fourth grade and Grace is in first grade, and I find myself asking them every day after school, "So how was school today?"<p>And every day I get an answer like "fine" or "good," which doesn't tell me a whole lot.<p>AND I WANT TO KNOW A WHOLE LOT!!!!<p>Or at least get a full sentence. …

2014 Toyota 4Runner SR5 4×4 Quick Drive

Still Running At The Same Pace<p>I had a couple of friends in high school with first-generation 4Runners. Launched as a mid-1984 model, the 4Runner was little more than a pickup with a roof over the bed, and a backseat. At the time, that pretty much summed up the sport-utility market. 4Runners were …

Understanding the Lives of Lions | National Geographic

5 Fascinating Questions on Quora

Here's a round up of some interesting (and maybe odd) questions and answers on Quora.<p>Since its 2010 launch, Q&A site Quora has used its $61 million in VC funding to probe doozies like "What should everyone know about prison?" (It's "overcrowded...yet it feels like the loneliest place," writes an …

Quarry Rock

As an East Coast city girl, I used to hear the word ‘hike’ and cringe. But living in Vancouver the last year and a half, I learned that hiking isn’t …

Have you visited Bath? This English town is only one of the picturesque, inexpensive weekend jaunts for those looking to escape London's breakneck pace: http://www.bbc.com/travel/blog/20130617-reader-qa-inexpensive-mini-breaks-from-london?OCID=fbtvlimg

5 Sky Events This Week: Mercury Rising, Moon Meets the Lion’s Heart

Changing Planet<p>Mercury, Venus and Mars share the inner solar system with Earth and will be on display in the evening skies this week. Credit: JPL/NASA<p><b>This week skywatchers get a chance to watch the moon strike a pose with bright stars while the most elusive of naked-eye planets puts on its best sky</b> …

3-D Scans Reveal Caterpillars Turning Into Butterflies

The transformation from caterpillar to butterfly is one of the most exquisite in the natural world. Within the chrysalis, an inching, cylindrical eating machine remakes itself into a beautiful flying creature that drinks through a straw.<p>This strategy—known as holometaboly, or complete …

Splendid Landscapes Photography

The weekend is about to begin and it's time to check some super splendid photography, just for fun! I thought it would be great to share with you …

Landscape Photography

Yoga For Anxiety: 10 Poses To Reduce Stress And Support Mental Health (PHOTOS)

Roughly 40 million U.S. adults suffer from anxiety (that's around 18 percent of Americans age 18 and over), making it the most common mental illness in the country. But even those who haven't been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder aren't immune to experiencing stress, tension and anxiety in their …

2014 Toyota 4Runner First Look

No Surprises: All Business Here -- No Unibody or Other Mechanical Shenanigans<p>For the dyed-in-the-wool Toyota 4Runner fans, here’s all the important information you need to know about the 2014 version: The word “new” appears in 16 instances throughout the midsize SUV’s eight-page, introductory press …

Bending Spoons, Bending Reality & Loving Schrödinger’s Cat

Christina Sarich, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p><i>“ . . .The creative advance into novelty – is part of the prehension of each and every being in existence,</i> …