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NASA’s Rover Photographed Ancient Book On Mars: Weighty Tome Evidence of Ancient Civilization?

YouTube Mars anomaly researchers Mars Moon Space Photo Zoom Club (MMSPZC) have made a startling find on the planet Mars. The researchers announced …

Paranormal

Trump Budget Would Cut Safety Net Programs, Boost Defense Spending

President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal includes sweeping cuts to social spending for low-income Americans, including entitlement programs that the president promised to protect as a candidate, while boosting defense spending.<p>White House budget director Mick Mulvaney briefed reporters on the …

The White House

The weirdest star in space is acting weird again. Is it aliens?

In 2015, astronomers discovered what's become known as one of the strangest stars seen so far in the universe.<p>Weird things are happening around KIC 8462852 (aka Tabby's Star or Boyajian's Star) once again, sending scientists into a panic to get as many big telescopes trained on it as …

The Real Story Behind the Myth of Area 51

There are no aliens at America's most famous top-secret military base, but what is there is just as interesting.<p>In the middle of the barren Nevada desert, there's a dusty unmarked road that leads to the front gate of Area 51. It's protected by little more than a chain link fence, a boom gate, and …

Paranormal

Seven Reasons Why Hillary Clinton Lost and Donald Trump Won

Talk radio. Jobs. Sexism. As the fallout over Trump’s presidential victory rages, here’s a deeper look at what made it happen.<p>During her Saturday …

How to take a smartphone picture of the supermoon that isn't a blurry blob

A supermoon is a majestic sight — a glowing orb that reminds us we are but human, here for a short time in an infinite universe.<p>And yet somehow, it …

7 Of The Strangest Objects Seen On Mars

For thousands of years, people have gazed into the night sky and wondered about the planet Mars. After Earth, Mars is the planet with the most …

Paranormal

The Untold Story of How John Podesta Answered My Question About UFOs

On April 2, 2015, I sent an email to Hillary Clinton's campaign spokesman, Nick Merill, asking for comment about UFOs, specifically about the idea …

Paranormal

Kepler's 'Alien Megastructure' Star to Spill SETI Secrets?

The Breakthrough Listen SETI project will aim one of the world's most powerful radio telescopes at Tabby's Star for three nights in the hope of …

Inside ‘Bill Clinton Inc.’: Hacked memo reveals intersection of charity and personal income

When top Bill Clinton aide Douglas Band wrote the memo, he was a central player at the Clinton Foundation and president of his own corporate consulting firm. Over the course of 13 pages, he made a case that his multiple roles had served the interests of the Clinton family and its charity.<p>In doing …

Bill Clinton

Tics and tricks: Here's what Trump and Clinton's body language reveals

When speaking, he sometimes holds his elbows into his body as if protecting something. He repeatedly gestures with an “A-OK’’-type sign, and waves his open palms back and forth, like he’s playing an accordion. He forces a smile — mouth corners up! — looks self-satisfied and insincere at the same …

11 Apple Recipes That Will Make You Excited For Fall

Soups, salads, and sweets: autumn apples can be added to just about anything. From Apple Rum Raisin Pudding to Curried Cauliflower & Apple Soup, these recipes are perfect for celebrating the return of cozy fall flavors.<p><b>1. Apple Rum Raisin Pudding</b><p>Fall is the perfect time to cozy up to a warm …

The Clinton Foundation You’ve Never Heard Of

The little-known Clinton Family Foundation has spent more than $20 million on smaller goals: supporting their local firehouse, the Arkansas Ballet, …

THE HOAX ALIEN INVASION: HOW WERNHER VON BRAUN REVEALED NASA'S PLAN TO WEAPONIZE SPACE

<b>THE HOAX ALIEN INVASION:</b><b>HOW WERNHER VON BRAUN REVEALED NASA'S PLAN TO WEAPONIZE SPACE</b> <b>By Dr. Carol Rosin</b><b>(Copyright 2016, Carol Rosin - All Rights</b> …

Elizabeth Warren has a great idea for making Tax Day less painful

You shouldn’t have to file your taxes. The government should do it for you.<p>If you’re finishing up your income tax return at the last minute and frustrated by this annual ritual of busywork, you should know about a bill that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) introduced last spring that would make doing …

Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick on End of ‘American Idol’

“Raise your hand if you were born after June 22, 2002,” shouts comedian Jay Flats as he warms up the <i>American Idol</i> audience. If you were, he notes, …

Frank Sinatra Jr., faithful keeper of his father’s flame, dies at 72

Some sons run from their fathers. Others ride their fathers’ coattails. Frank Sinatra Jr., who died Wednesday of a heart attack at 72, charted an even rockier middle course.<p>“I was never a success,” he told The Washington Post’s Wil Haygood in 2006. “Never had a hit movie or hit TV show or hit …

Lady Gaga Delivers an Emotional Performance of "Til It Happens to You"

Prepare to feel ALL the chills.<p>Lady Gaga attended last night's 27th annual Producers Guild of America Awards to give an emotional performance of her Oscar-nominated track, "Til It Happens to You"—the theme song for the 2015 documentary about sexual assault on college campus, <i>The Hunting …

87 Inspiring Quotes for Martin Luther King Jr.'s 87th Birthday

Dr. King was a great civil rights leader, and also one of the most inspiring and quotable people of all time.<p>Each morning, I send a subscription email called <i>Big Optimism</i>. It includes a reflection on a timely motivational quote, plus a few other things to encourage positive thinking during the …

Key points of the landmark Paris agreement

U.N. climate talks reached a milestone Saturday when more than 190 countries adopted the first accord asking all countries to join the fight against global warming.<p>Here are some of the key elements of the deal:<p><b>LONG-TERM GOAL</b>: The long-term objective of the agreement is to make sure global warming …

196 countries approve historic climate agreement

LE BOURGET, France — Negotiators from 196 countries approved a landmark climate accord on Saturday that seeks to dramatically reduce emissions of the greenhouse gases blamed for a dangerous warming of the planet.<p>The agreement, adopted after 13 days of intense bargaining in a Paris suburb, puts the …

Climate

Frank Sinatra’s Drummer Tells the Story of His Final Concert

Gregg Field worked with the legendary singer for the last few years of Sinatra's professional career. In honor of Ol’ Blue Eyes’s 100th birthday, Field reflects back on both the good and the bad.<p>There was no grand announcement, no farewell tour. He had tried that 20 years earlier, and it didn’t …

The head-scratching reason there's no mental health apps

A few weeks ago, director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Thomas Insel announced his departure from public service—and his move to …

An Evangelical responds to Sanders' speech at Liberty U

He was convicting the Christian leaders and the religious leaders in that university, and calling us out for being complicit in the abandonment of …

Hypothyroidism: Overview, Causes, and Symptoms

Hypothyroidism (Underactive Thyroid) Part 1: Too Little Thyroid Hormone<p>Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the body lacks sufficient thyroid …

Thyroid