Charles Randall Barnett

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Accessing the Universal Energy of Qi

Mainstream science does not yet acknowledge the existence of qi (chi), the invisible life energy of the universe that is said to flow through all things. Qi, also called prana by yoga practitioners, seems to exist somehow between the worlds of mind and body. The ancient masters speak of it as a …

My Morning Jacket to Reissue 'It Still Moves,' Unveil Unreleased Songs

My Morning Jacket have announced that a rework and reissue of their third LP <i>It Still Moves</i> will arrive this May. The deluxe reissue of the 2003 album …

Vinyl Records

Why Tom Hiddleston's Loki could be Marvel's next great supervillain movie

The success of Deadpool and the hype surrounding Suicide Squad prove audiences have an appetite for baddies; should the Norse trickster be next?<p>The last time we saw Tom Hiddleston’s Loki on the big screen, the shapeshifting supervillain was revealed to be masquerading as his dear old dad Odin at …

Marvel Universe

Jared Leto Wanted to Reinvent the Joker in Suicide Squad

When Jared Leto was first announced as The Joker in <b>Suicide Squad</b>, the Oscar-winning actor wasn't who fans were expecting to take over the iconic …

Why Obi-Wan Deserves His Own Solo Movie

Ewan McGregor and fans have been talking about returning to his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for a while, but with the recent news that we’re getting a new Star Wars movie every year, fans are speculating what’ll come down the pike. And a story about Obi-Wan would not only fit with the idea — it’s …

Here’s The Surprising Way Oscar Isaac Saved Poe Dameron From Death In ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Poe Dameron was never supposed to make it out of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> alive. But, as we all know, he does, and it turns out we have Oscar Isaac to thank. Not because he campaigned for his character, but, it turns out, just because he idly mentioned an annoyance to J.J. Abrams.<p>It turns out …

Bowie Tribute Organizer Responds to Roots Dropping Off Benefit

City Winery founder and organizer of two upcoming David Bowie tribute concerts Michael Dorf said he hopes the Roots will still perform after the …

Music

Live Review: Edward Sharpe at the Old Town School of Folk Music (3/29)

<i>Photography by Amanda Koellner</i><p>Within the friendly confines of Chicago’s Northside Old Town School of Folk Music, one can satiate just about any …

Rooftop solar panels could power nearly 40% of the US

They're great at keeping snow, rain, and harsh sun from getting to us, day after day.<p>Sure, sometimes they have their issues, but whether flat or gabled, generally roofs are always there, providing us with shelter. They might also be an untapped resource for electricity production.<p>The Energy …

Earth - Legendary dinosaurs that we all imagine completely wrong

Like many children, I had a severe dinosaur phase. There was a period of my life when I cared more about prehistoric reptiles than pretty much anything else.<p>However, it turns out that much of what I thought I knew is wrong. That is because the prevailing image of dinosaurs has always been a little …

Dinosaurs

Newly Discovered Star Has an Almost Pure Oxygen Atmosphere

But good luck breathing in the bone-crushing gravity.<p>A newly discovered star is unlike any ever found. With an outermost layer of 99.9 percent pure oxygen, its atmosphere is the most oxygen-rich in the known universe. Heck, it makes Earth's meager 21 percent look downright suffocating.<p>The strange …

Keith Moon's 10 Wildest Pranks

The Who's Keith Moon was not only (as he loved to boast) "the world's greatest Keith Moon-type drummer," he was also the greatest prankster in the …

The Who

The Roots, Bilal, Kimbra Pull Out of Bowie Tribute Concerts

It seems the David Bowie tribute concerts taking place at Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall in New York, on Thursday and Friday respectively, …

Music

100 Greatest Drummers of All Time

Bruce Springsteen once said of Max Weinberg, his impossibly reliable drummer for over four decades, "I ask and he delivers for me night after night." …

Music