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Girl, 8, discovers trilobite fossils in C.B.S.

'I'm just kind of into dinosaurs,' Isadora Barnes says<p>An eight-year-old girl has assembled her own collection of trilobite fossils, which she dug up …

The Top Ten Weirdest Things People Believe

The Top Ten Weirdest Things People Believe<p>Ever since my book <i>Why People Believe Weird Things</i> was published in 1997 I have been asked about the …

Paranormal

Texas businesses think they’re infuriating atheists by copying town’s ‘Jesus’ sign — but they’re not

Business owners are showing their support for a controversial religiously themed sign set up by government officials in a Texas town.<p>The Freedom From …

Change Negative Thinking Into Positive

Negative thinking can start a downward spiral — we’ve all been through it at one point or another. At some point, you’ve got to haul yourself up and …

Happiness

5 Reasons Why Misunderstanding Mindfulness & Spirituality Is Robbing People Of Their Happiness.

Life Is More Than Spirituality & Being Mindful. Or do we just not understand these two notions? People are confused, living in a fog, they want …

Happiness

5 Things Christians Shouldn’t Say to Atheists

5 Things Christians Shouldn’t Say to Atheists<p>July 27, 2015 by Sr. Theresa Aletheia Noble<p>I recently returned from a trip to Iowa where I met so many …

Faith

Here's How Reiki Can Help Balance Your Chakras

Because of daily life stressors, imbalances in the mind and body can happen in a number of ways. These often show up as physical symptoms, which …

3 Zen Principles That Will Rock Your World (And Make You Happier!)

There’s no guarantee that you’ll wake up tomorrow.<p>You may know this, but are you really living it?<p>I've spent some time ruminating on this and have …

Meditation

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

Happiness

The Sacral Chakra: The Key to Creativity and Sexuality

Creativity

Juno spacecraft to reach Jupiter next year - Unexplained Mysteries

An artist's impression of the Juno probe at Jupiter. Image Credit: NASA / JPL<p>NASA's solar-powered Juno spacecraft will be arriving in orbit around …

Loneliness - The Dilemma Of The Awakening Mind

Today I wish to address to you a certain brand of loneliness. It is perhaps the most debilitating form of the condition. The state is sometimes …

Plate tectonics may have driven the evolution of life on Earth

When Charles Darwin published his theory of evolution by natural selection in 1859, the world hadn’t even heard of plate tectonics. The notion that …

How Mindfulness Meditation Is Transforming Our Society

"Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come." ~ Victor Hugo<p>You've probably noticed that talk about mindfulness meditation …

Mindfulness

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Deep Space Network Now

Welcome to "Deep Space Network Now"<p>At three sites around the globe NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory operates a network of large radio antennas called …

Space Station Crosses Moon's Face in Stunning New Photo

An amazing new photograph shows the International Space Station (ISS) crossing in front of the bright and seemingly enormous moon.<p>We're used to …

Space Exploration

After Three Billion Miles, NASA's New Horizons Will Give Pluto Its First Close-Up

The last of the nine planets we all know by name is finally getting a visit.<p>Its a rare thing for humanity to visit another planet — or in this case a former planet since demoted to a “minor planet” — but this week is one of those times.<p>Sometime on Tuesday NASA’s New Horizons space probe will fly …

Space

NASA’s Fermi Sees Record Flare from a Black Hole in a Distant Galaxy

Five billion years ago, a great disturbance rocked a region near the monster black hole at the center of galaxy 3C 279. On June 14, the pulse of …

Starwatch: Of Pluto and planets

Astronomers of all stripes are poised for a face-to-face meeting with Pluto – a mere point of light in a large telescope, but a familiar mark on our star charts for 85 years. It’s like meeting a lifelong pen-pal for the first time. A concoction of nerves, expectations and raw excitement has swept …

Supermassive black holes are impossibly big – and still growing

“Here be dragons” was a phrase once used on ancient maps, often accompanied by mythical sketches, to highlight an unexplored or potentially dangerous …

Armored Fish Fossils Rewrite Evolutionary Story

A special set of Australian fish fossils just derailed evolution's long-held story of early fish origins. The remarkable fossils preserved detailed …

In Photos: Underwater Cameras Capture World's Sharks

A global shark census called Global FinPrint is getting underway with the daunting task of counting as many sharks as possible over the next three …

Conservation

Coral bleaching threat increasing in world's oceans

El Nino is in full effect in the Pacific Ocean right now, meaning warmer than normal water temperatures are occurring. The vast Pacific is not the …

Global Warming

Viral Video: An Ocean Floor Swim Through the Eyes of a Hammerhead Shark

We've all seen the amazing footage from drone-mounted cameras that give us a bird's-eye view of sweeping landscapes -- now, we have a shark's-eye …

Ocean life looks unreal in this time-lapsed and hyper-focused video

Sandro Bocci, an Italian film and documentary maker who specializes in experimenting with filming nature, shot a hypnotic underwater time-lapse of some strange-looking, alien-like aquatic animals in a marine aquarium in San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy.<p>Bocci used a technique called hyperfocus to …

Nature

How to Explore the Ocean’s Depths Without Leaving Your Desk

Author: Samantha Oltman. Samantha Oltman Science<p>Date of Publication: 07.10.15.<p>Time of Publication: 12:08 pm. 12:08 pm<p>Humans have spent years in space …

Study Shows Rising Ocean Acid Levels Make Toxins Worse For Marine Life

<i>Crab photo from Shutterstock</i><p>From plastic pollution to global warming, the world’s oceans are facing immense challenges. Now a new study from the UK …

Pollution