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Politics, Culture, Philosophy
  • Rachel Maddow
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May you find a nice balance this Palindrome WeekRachel Maddow points out that the dates this week, written out American-style, are the same forwards [...]

Mueller document details lies of Trump campaign aid PapadopoulosRachel Maddow reports on the sentencing recommendation document submitted by Robert Mueller's t [...]

Brennan: Russian intrusion did not end with Trump inaugurationJohn Brennan, former CIA director, talks with Rachel Maddow about Russia's continued efforts to [...]

Brennan: Trump drunk on power, abusing the powers of the officeJohn Brennan, former CIA director, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's apparent using [...]

Brennan: I gave Trump a year to live up to the office. He didn't.John Brennan, former CIA director, talks with Rachel Maddow about his criticisms of Donald Trump and [...]

Friday's Mini-Report, 8.17.18Today's edition of quick hits. [...]

Rachel Maddow 8/17/18Watch the full episode of Friday night's The Rachel Maddow Show. [...]

Trump names his next target at the Justice DepartmentBruce Ohr - the only current official on Trump's enemies list - appears likely to lose his secu [...]

Facing backlash, Trump touts 'tremendous response' on security clearancesIf Trump sees the response to his retaliation against John Brennan as "tremendous," he [...]

Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.17.18Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. [...]

Dear Republicans: Now would be a good time for you who are Trump’s staffers to exit and get as far a [...]

78% Of White Evangelical Trump Voters Support Trump’s Sellout to Putin So We Now Know: The Evangelic [...]

Here’s proof Trump’s supporters are members of a cult, not thinking Americans: 79 percent of Republi [...]

You can be rich and stupid. It has become increasingly obvious that the fortunes of the 1 percent ha [...]

From McCain (R): “Today’s press conference in Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances [...]

As the world rejoices, remember how Donald Trump and Stephen Miller really feel about brown children [...]

 Vote Common Good Bus Tour, Sept. 6 – Nov. 6. Learn More. How do we make our way back into love, be [...]

I would ask Trump’s evangelical supporters, Was it ever about the children, or was it only about whi [...]

This new leg of my Road Trip took me to the beautiful mountain hamlet of Ouray, Colorado to speak at [...]

If Republicans let Trump roll them by using innocent children as hostages, he will learn the lesson [...]

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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When Diana Reynolds Roome brought home a thangka of Manjushri from Nepal she wondered, “How could I [...]

A 1997 interview with composer and performer Philip Glass. The post Philip Glass and the Exquisite M [...]

Shortly after Lao-American chef Seng Luangrath opened a Thai restaurant, she found herself asking, “ [...]

It can be hard to do things you know are good for you. In this 2001 instruction from the Lion’s Roar [...]

We take a closer look at the art featured in the Fall 2018 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s [...]

Gina Sharpe and Larry Yang share how the most diverse Buddhist teacher-training program in American [...]

Konda Mason, Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel, and José Shinzan Palma discuss the difficulty of aligning our [...]

Matteo Pistono takes a close look at how some Buddhist teachers are not only turning toward psychede [...]

In this commentary from the Fall 2018 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly, Roshi Joa [...]

The Fall 2018 issue of Buddhadharma is available now. Preview the magazine contents and sample artic [...]

(Natural News) An exciting new prepping channel has uploaded 103 videos (so far) to REAL.video. It’s [...]

(Natural News) The Chinese government has admitted that hundreds of thousands more doses of children [...]

(Natural News) Many of us feel that society will collapse eventually, but lots of people don’t think [...]

(Natural News) As it becomes more apparent that Democrats are increasingly lurching to the extreme L [...]

(Natural News) Plastic products are a considerable part of modern civilization, but disposing of the [...]

(Natural News) By now, most people realize that Google profits by collecting as much information as [...]

(Natural News) Kitchen towels may seem harmless, but a new study suggests that they may be housing p [...]

(Natural News) Senate Democrats are already planning the next steps for the path to full-blown censo [...]

(Natural News) It’s laughable to hear the Big Tech titans complain about issues like discrimination, [...]

(Natural News) Researchers from the Fujian University of Traditional Medicine in China have found th [...]

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

According to a new study by an international team of scientists, the gas giant KELT-9b is so hot tha [...]

A periodic comet may put on a fine show for northern hemisphere viewers over the next few months. Co [...]

A new study by a team from the University of Pennsylvania suggests using maps of the Cosmic Microwav [...]

A team from the University of Manchester recently tested their prototype for a spinning heat shield, [...]

This week’s Carnival of Space is hosted by Allen Versfeld at his Urban Astronomer blog. Click here t [...]

The Parker Solar Probe, which will spend the next seven years getting closer to the Sun than any pre [...]

The Martian dust storm that has been raging for months finally appears to be subsiding, though it wi [...]

Before commencing its mission to find exoplanets, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite took som [...]

170 years after the star Eta Carinae erupted and became the second brightest star in the galaxy, ast [...]

In a new study, a team from Caltech recently used the Very Large Array to confirm that a rogue plane [...]

Dirac Medal winners share close ties with PerimeterWednesday Aug 15, 2018Subir Sachdev, Dam Thanh So [...]

Figuring out physics with newfound friendsMonday Aug 13, 2018A group of 40 high school students from [...]

Simons Investigator Award to support Ue-Li Pen's researchTuesday Aug 07, 2018Theoretical astrop [...]

Four PhD students awarded Vanier ScholarshipsFriday Aug 03, 2018They came to Canada chasing big ques [...]

Teachers become pupils at immersive physics campMonday Jul 16, 2018Fourty-four teachers from around [...]

Quantum researcher honoured with KnighthoodMonday Jul 09, 2018Perimeter Associate Faculty member Mic [...]

Neil Turok appointed to Order of CanadaThursday Jun 28, 2018Perimeter Director “surprised and very h [...]

From learners to creators: Perimeter’s ninth PSI class graduates Wednesday Jun 20, 2018Class of 30 s [...]

ELIZABETH GOULD EARNS W.B. PEARSON MEDALTuesday Jun 19, 2018Perimeter PhD graduate earns top honours [...]

ELEVEN PERIMETER RESEARCHERS AWARDED NSERC DISCOVERY GRANTSTuesday Jun 19, 2018A record number of Pe [...]

Astronomers observe cosmic steam jets and molecules galoreA team of scientists using the highest-frequency capabilities of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submil [...]

Ants, acorns and climate changeThe relatively swift adaptability of tiny, acorn-dwelling ants to warmer environments could help sci [...]

Moderate carbohydrate intake may be best for health, study suggestsA new study has found that diets both low and high in carbohydrates were linked with an increase in [...]

Astronomers identify some of the oldest galaxies in the universeAstronomers have found evidence that the faintest satellite galaxies orbiting our own Milky Way gala [...]

Novel sensors could enable smarter textilesA fabric coating with thin, lightweight and flexible pressure sensors that can be embedded into shoe [...]

99-million-year-old beetle trapped in amber served as pollinator to evergreen cycadsFlowering plants are well known for their special relationship to the insects and other animals that [...]

More workers working might not get more work done, ants (and robots) showFor ants and robots operating in confined spaces like tunnels, having more workers does not necessar [...]

Reverse osmosis membranes with tunable thicknessResearchers used electrospray technology to create ultra-thin, ultra-smooth polyamide membranes for [...]

Under pressure, hydrogen offers a reflection of giant planet interiorsLab-based mimicry allowed an international team of physicists to probe hydrogen under the conditions [...]

Autism linked to egg cells' difficulty creating large proteinsNew work reveals that the genetic factors underlying fragile X syndrome, and potentially from other [...]

Lined up nearly vertically below the Moon August 18th are the stars marking the head of Scorpius. Lo [...]

It’s summer time, and the Milky Way is beckoning. Here are a few tips to help get you started photog [...]

The post PLEIADES AND THE MOUNTAINS OF MUNHOZ appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

Using only binoculars, we explore a host of inky dust clouds, the dark nebulae that smudge the Milky [...]

The post Comet 46P/Wirtanen Gif appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post Comet 46P/Wirtanen now Brightening as Expected appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post Perseids upon a life appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post IC 1283 appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post Lone Perseid appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

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