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Happiness and Joy Can Lead to Health and Healing

Do you ever catch yourself wondering about the purpose of life, or if there even is a purpose? Not just your life, but life in general? Moving beyond the obvious objective of procreating to ensure the existence of our species, what are we supposed to be doing here?<p>It is my belief that life is meant …

Happiness

We Probably Haven't Found Evidence for the Multiverse

Perhaps you saw the news this week about new evidence that we do, indeed, live in a multiverse. A scientist claims he’s found signs in the cosmic …

How scientists use a giant telescope in Antarctica to study the strangest particle in the universe

There's a telescope in Antarctica that takes science to the extreme.<p>Housed at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, this telescope sniffs out the strangest particles in the universe, called neutrinos.<p>Neutrinos are some of the lightest subatomic particles in existence. They skip across galaxies, from …

Universe

Finally some answers on dark energy, the mysterious master of the Universe

The world's fourth-largest optical telescope has a new experiment coming online.<p>Unless you’re an astrophysicist, you probably don’t sit around …

Dark Matter

Molten iron rain and acid fog: the weirdest weather in the universe

Acid fog, rain made of glass and temperatures ranging from absolute zero to more than 2,700 degrees C -- the universe is a tough place to live if …

Scientists May Have Found Evidence of a Parallel Universe

Who's out there?<p>Ranga-Ram Chary, a researcher at Planck's U.S. Data Center in California, might have found evidence of another universe.<p>Chary …

Live From New York: It's A Saturday Night Trumptroversy

Not everyone finds SNL's choice to have Trump host to be funny, but if Latino activists can mobilize voters, they'll get the last laugh.<p>If you cast your mind back to June of this year, you might remember how it came to pass that the National Broadcasting Company parted ways with the star of their …

When the Rich Took Over Our Neighborhood

The Chinese restaurant across the street from me -- one of the last reasonably priced joints in the neighborhood -- closed last weekend. Their lease was up for renewal and the rent increased from $5,000 a month to $25,000.<p>Such an enormous jump isn't unusual here in the West Village, part of …