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Politics, Culture, Philosophy
  • Rachel Maddow
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North American bird population down billions over 50 years: studyJoy Reid reports on the a new study that finds that the bird population in North American has droppe [...]

Climate strike brings millions around the world into the streetsJoy Reid reports on the modest beginnings of Greta Thunberg's climate change protest in 2018, a [...]

Trump sending troops to Saudi Arabia; military funds sent to wallJoy Reid reports on an announcement by the Pentagon that a "moderate" number of U.S. troop [...]

Democratic constituents frustrated at inaction on Trump scandalsKarine Jean-Pierre, chief public affairs officer for MoveOn.org, discusses the frustrations of Democ [...]

Whistleblower process breaks down against covering for TrumpMatt Miller, former Justice Department spokesman, talks with Joy Reid about the extremely perilous p [...]

Trump corruption mars U.S. relationship with Ukraine: McFaulMichael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia, talks with Joy Reid about how yet another Donald T [...]

Rachel Maddow 9/20/19Watch the full episode of Friday night's The Rachel Maddow Show. [...]

Rachel Maddow 9/20/19Watch the full episode of Friday night's The Rachel Maddow Show. [...]

Friday's Mini-Report, 9.20.19Today's edition of quick hits. [...]

Trump's response to the whistleblower scandal comes up short (again)The whistleblower scandal is a week old. Trump still can't figure out what to say about it. [...]

ICYMI, I was on AM Joy on MSNBC with the great John Fugelsang talking about Jerry Falwell Jr. and hi [...]

After years of a hateful lunatic in the presidency, how do we make our way back into love, beauty an [...]

Via Politico: ‘Someone’s Gotta Tell the Freakin’ Truth’: Jerry Falwell’s Aides Break Their Silence M [...]

Dozens of supporters of Donald Trump have carried out or threatened acts of violence. Here, the Guar [...]

Like all evangelical children, I grew up while being told that “the return of the Jews” to Israel in [...]

ICYMI, I was on AM Joy on MSNBC talking about Trump’s white supremacy and anti-Semitism and his dang [...]

If there were no evangelicals Trump would not be president of the USA, nor would Jair Bolsonaro be p [...]

by Benjamin L. Corey I’ve reviewed every prophecy on the Antichrist, and what I read blew my mind: D [...]

By Gregory Paul | 11 October 2003Free Inquiry magazine “You know what happens when atheists take ove [...]

By Mary Papenfuss Read at HuffPost The mother “had this lost look,” an immigrant rights advocate tol [...]

After having been unjustly convicted of the bogus charges brought against him in that most infamous [...]

The Philosophy of Christopher NolanEver since I first watched Memento and its fascinating exploration of the philosophical question of [...]

Voltaire - CandideThe philosophical problem of evil—the question of how the existence of unnecessary suffering is poss [...]

Arrow - A Celebration of LoveLife is hard enough as it is. Existence, in many ways, is suffering. Obviously, some have it much wo [...]

If 'Despacito' Were Written by an Evo-Devo BiologistIf you are a geek, you are likely to get excited over things others might find boring, laughable, la [...]

James Baldwin Debates William F. BuckleyJames Baldwin, the great essayist, poet, civil rights activist, writer and orator, would have turned [...]

Genius of the Ancient World - SocratesFew figures have been more important and influential in the history of civilization than the ancient [...]

The PresocraticsAnyone who's ever contemplated Raphael's celebrated painting The School of Athens knows th [...]

President Obama's Farewell AddressAs his presidency sadly comes to an end, President Obama delivered last night what is sure to become [...]

John Berger - Ways of SeeingArt critic John Berger's recent death has left a huge void in the world of art appreciation. Wh [...]

Right Living, Thinking, Etc
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In our Weekend Reader newsletter, Buddhadharma deputy editor Koun Franz says it’s time to see how bi [...]

Do you have a Buddhist-inspired tattoo?If so, please send us a photo to themoment@lionsroar.com and [...]

In the third issue in our 40th anniversary series, Melvin McLeod look at what how Western Buddhists [...]

It takes intensive meditation practice to wear away your habitual patterns and discover the enlighte [...]

University courses can help even committed practitioners expand their knowledge of Buddhism’s histor [...]

Study and practice work together, says Judy Lief, to undermine ego. They’re the great disrupters. Th [...]

Nisha R. Shah of Spirit Rock Meditation Center looks at how to support the development of the season [...]

We can’t just blindly meditate, says Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche. Our practice must be illuminated by deep [...]

Throughout her life, GaBrilla Ballard has often vacillated between the extremes of grasping and push [...]

David Loy makes clear what Buddhism offers in the face of climate change. From the Spring 2019 issue [...]

(Natural News) Your body contains four main macromolecules: carbohydrates, fats, nucleic acids, and [...]

(Natural News) Black cumin (Nigella sativa), also known as black seed or fennel flower is a commonly [...]

(Natural News) Bacteria represent just one part of a large and thriving community of microorganisms [...]

(Natural News) Are you baffled by the sudden aggressiveness of the push to confiscate your guns and [...]

(Natural News) The mainstream media has made a radical departure away from vehement chemtrail denial [...]

(Natural News) Leftist politicians in California are aggressively trying to stamp out Christianity, [...]

(Natural News) During a recent “town hall” event hosted by CNN, Democratic presidential contender Be [...]

(Natural News) Sweating is a perfectly natural process that your body needs to do on a regular basis [...]

(Natural News) Opioid drugs have laid waste to the United States, there is no doubt about that. Over [...]

(Natural News) If you’ve been watching the Democratic “debates” recently, you probably know that mos [...]

Science News
  • The Universe Today
  • Perimeter Institute
  • Science Daily
  • Sky and Telescope

It seems that comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko is not the stoic, unchanging Solar System traveller th [...]

JAXA recently released photos of their Hayabusa2 mission deploying target markers to the surface of [...]

Radar evidence shows that geysers on Enceladus are ejecting water that turns to snow. The snow not o [...]

Elon Musk just released new images that showcase the progress being made on the Starship prototypes [...]

About 466 million years ago, there was an asteroid collision in the asteroid belt between Mars and J [...]

The JunoCam onboard NASA’s Juno spacecraft continues to provide we Earthbound humans with a steady s [...]

Jupiter’s moon Io is in stark contrast to the other three Galilean moons. While Callisto, Ganymede, [...]

Hosts: Fraser Cain (universetoday.com / @fcain) Dr. Brian Koberlein (BrianKoberlein.com / @BrianKobe [...]

Photographer Eric Brummel has created a stunning time-lapse of the Milky Way. Time-lapses of the Mil [...]

Remember the asteroid Psyche? It’s the largest known asteroid in the asteroid belt between Mars and [...]

Perimeter researchers win Breakthrough and New Horizons PrizesThursday Sep 05, 2019Perimeter researc [...]

Inaugural program invites undergrads to experience life as researchersWednesday Sep 04, 2019This sum [...]

ISSYP demonstrates power of collaboration in physicsThursday Aug 15, 2019At Perimeter’s Internationa [...]

New grads, alumni, and instructors celebrate 10 years of Perimeter Scholars InternationalFriday Jun [...]

Perimeter mourns the passing of a brilliant rising star in cosmologyFriday Jun 14, 2019Chiamaka Okol [...]

Lena Funcke earns Max Planck Society award Friday Jun 14, 2019Perimeter postdoctoral researcher Lena [...]

Perimeter initiatives lauded by CCAEThursday Jun 13, 2019The Canadian Council for the Advancement of [...]

Perimeter Teacher Network educators honoured for outstanding pedagogyWednesday Jun 12, 2019Karen Ken [...]

Jaume Gomis wins CAP-CRM PrizeFriday Jun 07, 2019Longtime Perimeter Faculty member is recognized for [...]

Anna Golubeva wins NSERC Brassard PrizeTuesday May 07, 2019Perimeter PhD student Anna Golubeva is ho [...]

Electric tech could help reverse baldnessReversing baldness could someday be as easy as wearing a hat, thanks to a noninvasive, low-cost hair [...]

Antimicrobial resistance is drastically risingResearchers have shown that antimicrobial-resistant infections are rapidly increasing in animals in [...]

Plasma flow near sun's surface explains sunspots, other solar phenomenaA new model for plasma flow within the sun provides novel explanations for sunspots, the 11-year sun [...]

Harnessing tomato jumping genes could help speed-breed drought-resistant cropsOnce dismissed as 'junk DNA' that served no purpose, a family of 'jumping genes' [...]

Atlantic Ocean may get a jump-start from the other side of the worldA key question for climate scientists in recent years has been whether the Atlantic Ocean's mai [...]

Most massive neutron star ever detected, almost too massive to existAstronomers have discovered the most massive neutron star to date, a rapidly spinning pulsar approxi [...]

Carp aquaculture in Neolithic China dating back 8,000 yearsResearchers analyzed fish bones excavated from the Early Neolithic Jiahu site in Henan Province, Chi [...]

New route to carbon-neutral fuels from carbon dioxideA new way to convert carbon dioxide into the building block for sustainable liquid fuels was very ef [...]

Transplanted brain stem cells survive without anti-rejection drugs in miceIn experiments in mice, researchers say they have developed a way to successfully transplant certain [...]

Antibiotic resistance surges in dolphins, mirroring humansScientists obtained a total of 733 pathogen isolates from 171 individual wild Bottlenose dolphins in [...]

Jupiter is the white dot shining in the south-southwest as twilight fades away. Saturn glows far to [...]

Scientists are flying instrument-laden drones through whirlwinds on Earth to better understand their [...]

Loki, a faraway volcanic feature on Jupiter’s moon Io, is acting up and planetary scientists want to [...]

See what the November 2019 issue has to offer. The post Inside the November 2019 Issue appeared firs [...]

The post Conjunction Comet 260P with C/2018N2 appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post The Elephant’s Trunk Nebula appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post A Lunar Corona appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post The Elephant Trunk Nebula in LRGB appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post MOON IN COLOR 93,6% appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

Only the second object thus far to visit the solar system from interstellar space, Comet Borisov is [...]