Tammy Griffith

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France appeal over 'virulent' Riviera and Corsica fires

<b>France has asked its EU neighbours for more help fighting fires raging in the south-east.</b><p>It has requested two additional Canadair water bombers to add to the 19 aircraft currently battling the flames.<p>The regional head of security Stephane Bouillon described a fire in La Croix-Valmer near …

Corsica

Going Bananas: The Real Story of Kepler, Copernicus and the Church

<i>Paul Sutter</i> <i>is an astrophysicist at</i> <i>The Ohio State University</i> <i>and the chief scientist at</i> <i>COSI Science Center</i><i>. Sutter is also host of</i> <i>Ask a Spaceman</i>,</i> …

Universe

Why famed atheist Stephen Hawking is on a pontifical academy

Vatican City, Dec 2, 2016 / 03:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Stephen Hawking’s visit to the Vatican this week has raised curiosity, with some asking what …

Physics

The Truth About Astrological Signs

Sometimes, when there is a slow news day, I think the mainstream media likes to recycle a story that previously caused some controversy in order to …

Queen Elizabeth Wore Not One, But Three Neon Suits for Her Birthday

General reminder: It's never <i>not</i> a good time to wear neon. Over the weekend, Queen Elizabeth, she of the corgis and sometimes a crown, wore a literal parade of shockingly bright coats and matching hats, because when it’s your 90th birthday, not only do you celebrate it for months on end, but you get …

Queen Elizabeth II

More magnesium may lower risk of pancreatic cancer - Futurity

Data on more than 66,000 people suggests there's a link between magnesium and pancreatic cancer, a disease with a low 5-year survival rate.

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

Castles

The End of the Tour - Trailer 1

A magazine reporter recounts his travels and conversations with author David Foster Wallace during a promotional book tour.

David Foster Wallace

Stop Making 'Workaholics' a Dirty Word

I’ve been saddened, okay angered, by the change in how we treat our hard workers.<p>When I was growing up in the 1950s, people who worked long hours …

Success

13 Ways to Après-Ski Around the World

There's no denying it: Sometimes the best part of a ski day is the après-ski. From laid-back to lascivious, there are all sorts of après opportunities around the world. We know how it works in our own backyards, like New England and Utah, but what about in far-flung locales? It's possible to ski …

Skiing