Sheila Minor

26 Flips | 3 Magazines | 69 Likes | 1 Following | 2 Followers | @Shenay65 | Enjoying life and the wonderful awesomeness of nature, animals and our universe.

15 Things You Might Not Know About Yellowstone National Park

Celebrated for its flora, fauna, geological structures, and sprawling landscapes, Yellowstone National Park is undoubtedly one of the country’s …

NASA Releases New Image of Earth

NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite on Monday.<p>The image shows a sunlit Earth from one million …

Imaging

The "To Kill A Mockingbird" Sequel Is Insane

A lot has changed in Maycomb County.

Best Space Stories of the Week – June 7, 2015

Scientists announced surprising discoveries about Pluto's moons, a spacecraft beamed home amazing images taken from a comet's surface, and the United …

United Arab Emirates

Jockey Victor Espinosa celebrates winning the #belmontstakes and #TripleCrown aboard #AmericanPharoah in New York #newyork #newyorkcity #instagramnyc @instagram #igersofny #ig_northamerica #ig_americas #belmontpark #upi

Photo by @shonephoto (Robbie Shone) - Light at the end of the tunnel. Rays of sunshine radiate warmth upon a cave explorer in the entrance of Dao Zhu Qian in Houping, China

This is what happens after you die

Standfirst: <i></i>Most of us would rather not think about what happens to our bodies after death. But that breakdown gives birth to new life in unexpected …

Immune System

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Spark of Life and Crossroads

Aristotle, a world renowned philosopher and scientist once said that "Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all." This blog today is all about just that, education. We all know that education is a hot topic and it's big. It is an important topic, its fundamental, its …

Dust rises as a herd of camels arrive for the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. #APPhoto by Deepak Sharma #India #Rajasthan #Pushkar #camelfair #camel #dust #beamoflight

The Medinah Athletic Club (left, now the hotel InterContinental Chicago) and the Tribune Tower in April 1944, as fog rolled in off Lake Michigan. #chicagoweather #tribunetower #chicagoarchitecture #1940s #inafog

What If The Narrator In The New ‘Star Wars’ Trailer Isn’t Luke?

<b>Spoiler Warning</b>: If this theory is right, it could be considered a spoiler.<p>Today has been a beautiful day of joyous unity for <i>Star Wars</i> fans everywhere thanks to the release of the second Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer and the first glimpse of some old and familiar friends. Basically, we’re …

Beautiful pictures from launch of Nasa's Orion spacecraft - Telegraph

Animal photos of the year 2014: Part 2 - Telegraph

Photographer’s Hustle: When Recklessness Meets Responsibility

In early 2007, a 24-year-old Bryan Derballa arrived in New York City with little cash and big ideas. “I flew into La Guardia with two suitcases, a …

Hack lets you run Linux kernel on Canon EOS DSLRs

Of the well known operating systems in the world, Linux has had the distinct reputation of being installed almost anywhere there is a processor to be …

Announcement: Canon EOS C300 Mark II. Full Coverage and Videos Here.

United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, 8 April 2015 – Canon today unveils the EOS C300 Mark II, a new 4K video camera allowing filmmakers and broadcast …

Ten Tips for Taking Great Digital Photographs

Shooting great digital photographs is getting easier all of the time with the great improvement being made in the area of photographic technology. …

NASA Chief Scientist Is Sure We'll Find Alien Life Within 20 Years

The truth is out there<p>NASA is certain: We’re not alone in this universe.<p>Speaking at a public panel on Tuesday in Washington D.C., NASA scientists discussed the likelihood of finding organic life in our solar system. Given the surprising number of oceans residing throughout our celestial home, they …

Astronomy

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

Freedom Regained by Julian Baggini review – the question of free will

Men and women aren’t sole authors of themselves, but neither are they slaves, as some theorists argue, to neural firings and inherited genes<p>Two or three centuries ago, most of the common people of Europe believed in God, while a small bunch of intellectuals were convinced this was a delusion. For …