Terrell Thornhill

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Son of pastor killed by snake during sermon is bitten by deadly snake during sermon

A pastor whose father died within seven minutes of being bitten by a snake has himself had to have emergency treatment after suffering the same …

Kentucky

History Professor Destroys GOP Senate Candidate's Racist Myths About Robert E. Lee and the Civil War

Chris McDaniel tried to whitewash the cause of Robert E. Lee. An Iowa professor resoundingly schooled him.Among the numerous white supremacists …

War

Science and Buddhism Agree: There is No 'You' There

There is no consistent self. Here is why that's really okay.<br>Read More

University of British Columbia

Mysterious Neolithic monuments and lost prehistoric villages revealed by heatwave dry spell

Two prehistoric villages are among 1,500 lost landmarks which have been discovered in Britain since the heatwave.<p>Historic England has been taking advantage of the exceptionally dry weather to send up reconnaissance planes to hunt for outlines of long-forgotten monuments, buildings and burial …

Archaeology

The Mysterious Bronze Objects That Have Baffled Archaeologists for Centuries

Of all the human species that once roamed the world, only one remains—us. Why did our primitive cousins go extinct? For <i>Homo erectus</i>, something like …

Archaeology

A terrifying prediction from 1912 is so creepily accurate that people think it's fake. It's not.

A newspaper article in 1912 warned about climate change.<p>The debate over coal continues to rage across America. As recently as the 2016 presidential …

A Confederate veteran on what the monuments honor: White power and the Southern cause

A Civil War veteran left a nine-point list telling us what the Confederate monuments really mean. Item seven: White people shall rule the South forever.<p>“The South will rise again!” chanted white supremacists marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, a year ago this month. But since then the monuments, …

Confederate Monuments

Read This While You’re Waiting For The Storm In Your Life To Pass, Because This Could Be The Moment That Changes Everything For You

While you’re waiting for this storm to pass, whatever it is, I want you to imagine every other storm you’ve weathered.<p>I want you to vividly recall …

How To Make Money As An Artist — The Unedited Truth - The H Hub

So, you’ve decided that you want to follow your passion in life. The next questions are: How to make money as an artist? Making money in a creative …

Online Life

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

The Brain

Why finding a dream client is so hard

The life of a jobbing creative can be filled with problems – from how to network to designing the perfect creative resume – and while there are …

Career Development

How do religious ideologies spread?

Over the last 2000 years Christianity has grown from a tiny religious sect to the largest family of religions in the world. How did Christianity …

Ideology

No one cares about your logo

Let’s take some pressure off logos–they really don’t need to work so hard. Here’s what drives your brand instead.<p>Somehow companies have gotten into the mind-set that a logo–this thing that does nothing more than identify us–is incredibly important.<p>We build our brands around them and when we get …

Graphic Design

A heatwave is the perfect moment to rediscover the joys of being naked | Alice O’Keeffe

Until very recently, I would have gnawed off my own arm more readily than take off my clothes in public. Partly because I am pale, I’ve had two children and my tummy does not resemble a washboard, but primarily because I am British. Public nudity comes about as naturally to me as allowing somebody …

Heat Waves

CIA and NSA know what was actually said between Trump and Putin in Helsinki, but it doesn't matter

Since Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin held a two hour huddle in Helsinki, the contents of that confab have been something of a mystery. But US …

Donald Trump

This new and ‘old’ artist offers a self-portrait in starting over

Nation Jul 23<p>By Joshua Barajas, Harry Zahn, Dan Cooney<p>Nation Jul 23<p>By Amna Nawaz, Lorna Baldwin, Dr. Amber Robins<p>Politics Jul 23<p>By Nasser Karimi, …

Art

Scientist Are Finally Figuring Out Why We Dream, And It's Probably Exactly What You'd Think

Sleep tight.<p>Dreaming is one of the strangest things that happens to us, and for as long as we have been recording history, we have been puzzling over …

Sleep

The 'Over-Parenting Crisis' In School And At Home

<i>A version of this interview ran in 2015.</i><p>Have you ever paid your kid for good grades? Have you driven to school to drop off a forgotten assignment? Have you done a college student's laundry? What about coming along to Junior's first job interview?<p>These examples are drawn from two bestselling books —</i> …

Parenting

Archaeologists have found the remains of one of Jamestown’s early settlers. Now they have to prove he is who they think he is.

By Michael E. Ruane<p>, Reporter<p>JAMESTOWN, Va. — The skeleton was beautifully laid out in a formal English-style burial, hands at the sides, palms down, the body probably pinned up in a shroud.<p>The arms, legs, and ribs were largely intact. But the skull, which was crucial, was gone.<p>So when Mary Anna …

Archaeology

A Sexpert Explains Ancient Greece's Hottest Sex Move, "The Lioness & The Cheese Grater"

I don't know about you, but the vast majority of my historical education was spent learning about two things: war and politics. We learned a lot …

Amazon Fire TV

Grammar rules you were taught at school that are wrong

Do you remember being taught you should never start your sentences with “And” or “But”?<p>What if I told you that your teachers were wrong and there are …

Linguistics

Welcome to the Meghalayan Age - a new phase in history

<b>The official history of Earth has a new chapter - and we are in it.</b><p>Geologists have classified the last 4,200 years as being a distinct age in the story of our planet.<p>They are calling it the Meghalayan Age, the onset of which was marked by a mega-drought that crushed a number of civilisations …

Climate Change

The (mostly) true story of hobo graffiti

What we know about hobo graffiti comes from hobos — a group that took pride in embellishing stories.<p>Hobos, or tramps, were itinerant workers and wanderers who illegally hopped freight cars on the newly expanding railroad in the United States in the late 19th century. They used graffiti, also known …

Not Today by Tony Rubino

Buy the Original Painting<p>Price<p>$900<p>Dimensions<p>20.000 x 24.000 x 2.000 inches<p>This original painting is currently for sale. At the present time, …

The Great Saltee Island Bird Sanctuary in Pictures

Birds

Ask Polly: ‘Who Am I Without My Anger?’

<b>Dear Polly,</b><p>I tried to stop being so angry, and now I don’t know who I am.<p>I’ve been angry for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid, my dad …

Empowering Kids In An Anxious World

Rates of anxiety and depression among teens in the U.S. have been rising for years. According to one study, nearly one in three adolescents (ages 13-18) now meets the criteria for an anxiety disorder, and in the latest results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Youth Risk …

Parenting

Ask Polly: ‘Who Am I Without My Anger?’

<b>Dear Polly,</b>

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

A Look inside the Little-Known Image Library That’s Inspired Artists for over a Century

Files from the Picture Collection at the New York Public Library. Courtesy of the New York Public Library.Tucked into the first floor of the New York …