Anneke Padolina

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Pictures Show a Mysterious Planet Get More Surreal Over Time

Since arriving at Jupiter last July, the Juno spacecraft has been beaming back artistic and unusual views of the “king of the solar system.”<p>A spinning, solar-powered spacecraft has captured new images of the neighborhood’s largest planet—and wow, are they spectacular.<p>Since entering orbit on July 4 …

If you're ever questioning your self-worth, just watch this short video from Alan Watts...

How do you define yourself?<p>If you’re like most people, you probably answer that question by explaining your job, your name, your background….<p>But in …

Too much too young: is nursery stressing my 
child out?

As Donna Pattison-Reid sat in her GP’s surgery, she reeled off a list of the ways her three-year-old son Lewis’s behaviour had changed over recent weeks. There was the return of Lewis’s bedwetting, even though he’d previously been dry for six months. He’d also stopped sleeping through the night, …

25 Alan Watts Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Alan Watts was a British philosopher who spoke about Asian philosophies for a Western audience. He wrote over 25 books and was an excellent orator on …

Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs In a 'Supercharged' Evolutionary Surge

"This one lineage of dinosaurs that became ever-more-birdy over time happened to hit on something successful."<p>Bird evolution is like a <i>Legend of Zelda</i> puzzle: the pieces may take a while to come together, but once they do, it's next-level.<p>Paleontologists have created what they claim is the most …

Why Crocodiles Look Like Whales

We still don’t know why a raven is like a writing desk, but, according to anatomist Matthew McCurry and colleagues, we know a bit about why a …

San Diego Zoo

The Super Bowl halftime show drones weren't flying live

Due to FAA regulations<p>Drones were a big part of this year’s Super Bowl halftime show for the first time ever. Hundreds of the devices helped this year’s performer, Lady Gaga, kick her show off, presenting a colorful, swirling backdrop as she stood on the roof of Houston’s NRG Stadium. But as Gaga …

Trump adviser Steve Bannon thinks there’s “no doubt” the US is headed for war in the South China Sea

Many observers were already alarmed over the increasing power of Steve Bannon, US president Donald Trump’s top political adviser, in the White House. Then came the recently surfaced comments he made on the radio last March about war in the South China Sea being inevitable.<p>After winning the …

Donald Trump

US confirms Yemen raid 'likely killed' civilians

The US military has confirmed the reports of civilian casualties in the Yemen raid. The news comes the same day President Donald Trump paid tribute …

9 Reasons You Should Eat Dark Chocolate Every Single Day

That nightly indulgence is actually good for you.<p>Those of us who love chocolate don’t really need an excuse to eat it every day ― having a bar stashed in the kitchen is reason enough. But if you’re one of those chocolate lovers who feels a little bad about your habit, we have great news for you: …

Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

Quantum Mechanics