Adrian Paul Demedia

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Last Time The Ocean Was This Hot, Sea Levels Got Up to 9 Metres Higher

A glimpse of what's to come?<p>More than 100,000 years ago, a period of unusually warm sea surface temperatures saw the oceans rise up to 9 metres …

Global Warming

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Iceland

Northern. Lights.<p>Iceland is one of my favorite countries to visit and here are my top 10 reasons why I love this country so much:<p><b>1 | Waterfalls Galore</b><p>There are waterfalls everywhere in Iceland. Not only is there Gullfoss, Detifoss, and Godafoss, but there’s tons more throughout the country. I love …

7 Ways To Perfect Your Email Newsletter

In an era dominated by cutting-edge platforms like Instagram and SnapChat, email may seem like an archaic digital medium (an oxymoron, to many of us). Yet, thousands of marketers continue to claim that email marketing isn’t just effective—but that it’s the highest-ROI strategy they use. In a recent …

Marketing

How to stop being annoyed by life

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you get easily annoyed? At times, does that emotion quickly escalate to anger? You are not alone.<p>You shouldn't live with it, though.<p>Beyond improvements to your general mood and happiness, taming your anger can have important benefits to your health. Constant stress and aggravation is …

Anger Management

Joking About A North Korean Cooking Show Just Isn't Funny

A cooking show has reportedly dominated the recent television ratings in North Korea.<p>Of course there's just one broadcaster. And it's the government.<p>The show featured Kim Jong Un, North Korea's Supreme Leader — and he is on North Korean television a lot more than the Kardashians, "Duck Dynasty," …

North Korea

Kwamboka Mokoro

Never judge a book by its cover.....☺😊..wait until she opens her mouth

The Jewish story is under assault

Who are the Jews? A religion? A people? The question has taken on a special urgency in our time. At the heart of the anti-Zionist assault is the notion that the Jews aren't a people but only a faith. That premise is normative throughout the Arab world, and especially in the Palestinian statehood …

Israel

God Is Not Dead — but Our Ability to Be Aware of God Might Be

TIME’s 1966 cover story—which provocatively asked “Is God Dead?”—was and remains an ethnocentric proposition with …

The Future Happened 56 Million Years Ago

History has a way of repeating itself. Humans are currently conducting a grand experiment with Earth’s climate, but the outcome of that experiment …

Morgan Freeman has been traveling around the world learning about how we see God

The man famous for his godly voice and portraying God in “Bruce Almighty” doesn’t believe in God — at least in the traditional way.<p>Morgan Freeman believes that man invented God. But that doesn’t mean he is an atheist.<p>“My opinion does not question the existence of God, merely how we arrived at the …

Morgan Freeman

7 Habits That All Great Leaders Have | Inc.com

There's the popular image of great leaders involving lots of stern-faced seriousness and pointing confidently into the future, and then there's real-life great leadership. According to a host of experts, the two often look nothing alike.<p>The charismatic and ever-confident giver of rousing speeches …

Leadership

NYC Could Drown In Less Than a Century, Climate Change Map Shows

Are you freaked out yet? You should be!<p>Have you been thinking about leaving New York City and moving somewhere that's less expensive? You may want to consider somewhere that's at a high elevation, too: According to an absolutely terrifying new report in the <i>New York Times,</i> climate change has sped up …

The 20 photographs of the week

Migrants struggle in the Balkan winter, the first flower grown in space, Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Australian Open (Tennis)

This Timeline Shows The Entire History of The Universe, And Where It's Headed

This is how we'll die.<p>And just like that, it's December again - a time to reflect on the good, the bad, and the disproportionately long things that …

Universe

These 10 marketing truths will flip your brand

Traditionally, companies created brands and then attracted customers, who, if they came in sufficient numbers and remained loyal, sustained the company. But smart companies these days flip that approach, according to bestselling marketing author Marty Neumeier. They create customers, not brands. …

7 Mindfulness Habits That Lead To 365 Days of Happiness

Would you like to become smarter, healthier, be in better shape, feel more relaxed, and have more energy than you thought possible? Of course you …

Why these Americans are 'done' with church, but not with God

An estimated 30 million Americans are former churchgoers who nevertheless keep faith in God. Here are some of their stories.<p>Kyle Rice pretty much …

9 crazy things that could happen after the singularity, when robots become smarter than humans

Futurists say that our destiny will be shaped by the Singularity, the moment when artificial intelligence surpasses human intelligence.<p>Scholars don't agree on the details, but they say it will happen between 30 and 1000 years from today, with most predicting it will emerge in the next century.<p>It …

This Icelandic hotel was designed for optimal Northern Lights viewing

Iceland's ION Luxury Adventure Hotel is one of the best places in the world to see the Northern Lights.<p>The swanky hotel was made from an abandoned building that belonged to a nearby geothermal power plant, and has won many awards, like the 2014 World Boutique Hotel Award for Europe's best …

Northern Lights

onEarth Stories

The myth of the eternal war between science and religion

For the last several years, starting long before I was appointed auxiliary bishop in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, I've been posting short commentaries on YouTube. I've covered movies, music, books, cultural trends and more. But I've given special attention to New Atheism, a social and political …

Religion

20 weird psychological reasons someone might fall in love with you

Love is mysterious, but it's probably not destiny.<p>According to the research, your hormones, interests, and upbringing all help determine who you fall for — and who falls for you.<p>Since your partner plays a significant role in your long-term health, happiness, and even your career prospects, we've …

Airpocalypse now: China pollution reaching record levels

In some areas level of harmful particles in the air were 56 times the levels considered safe by the World Health Organisation<p>Residents of north-eastern China donned gas masks and locked themselves indoors on Sunday after their homes were enveloped by some of the worst levels of smog on …

Pollution

See how our megacities will 'slip under the waves' with two degree rise in temperatures

Study shows how large parts of New York, London, Shanghai and other cities will be submerged as a result of rising sea levels<p>Large swathes of Shanghai, Mumbai, New York and other cities will slip under the waves even if an upcoming climate summit limits global warming to two degrees Celsius, …

Climate Change

Ancient Martian civilization was nuked by alien invaders, argues physicist at Secret Space Conference

According to Dr. John Brandenburg’s theory, which he presented at this year’s Secret Space Conference, a primitive Martian civilization had been …

Germany

God Over Everything: Black Spirituality and the Paradox of Religion

During his powerful eulogy for Clementa Pinckney, the former South Carolina State Senator and beloved Reverend of Emmanuel A.M.E. Church who was tragically murdered in a vicious mass shooting, President Obama spoke passionately to Pinckney's embodiment of spiritual principles.<p>"We are here today to …

What Is the Smallest Thing in the Universe?

The answer to the enduring question of the smallest thing in the universe has evolved along with humanity. People once thought grains of sand were …

Rare Bible encouraging people to commit adultery is set to fetch a big price in London auction

LONDON — A famously controversial (and very rare) edition of the Bible that features an awkwardly placed typo is going up for auction in London next …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm3 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

Christianity was the only way out, says North Korean defector

Joseph Kim revered the Great Leader as a child, but on arriving in China he realised that if he embraced Jesus missionaries would help him escape<p>The first time Joseph Kim heard the words “Christian” and “church”, he had no idea what they meant. He had never seen a church and Christianity was as …

North Korea