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Politics, Culture, Philosophy
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Pence fundraising not going to own lawyer, but is helping JuniorRachel Maddow reports that Mike Pence is not using inauguration funds, Trump reelection campaign mon [...]

Trump campaign manager has history of working against US abroadAdam Weinstein, senior editor of Task & Purpose, talks with Rachel Maddow about former Donald Tr [...]

Manafort role in 2006 attack on US Marines in Ukraine examinedRachel Maddow reports on a 2006 civilian protest against U.S. Marines in Ukraine and the role of for [...]

Protesters against Republican Obamacare repeal make it personalRachel Maddow reports on protests and activism around the United States against the latest Republica [...]

Post-Maria flooding strains Puerto Rico residents, infrastructurePatricia Mazzei, reporter for The Miami Herald, and Luis Rivera Marin, secretary of state for Puerto [...]

DHS begins notifying states about 2016 Russian hack attemptsRachel Maddow reports that even though the election was months ago, the Department of Homeland Secur [...]

Rachel Maddow 9/22/17Watch the full episode of Friday night's The Rachel Maddow Show. [...]

Friday's Mini-Report, 9.22.17Today's edition of quick hits. [...]

McCain cannot 'in good conscience' vote for GOP repeal billIf Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) goal was to play a consequential role in the fight over health [...]

GOP 'moderates' give up on concessions they once deemed importantThere doesn't appear to be any meaningful connection between what these senators said they want [...]

On Friday, Sept 22, I’ll be doing my first video with Randy Bryce, the Democratic Party candidate ru [...]

It’s a war for national survival. Here’s my first shot in that war for a sane, good, and decent Amer [...]

It’s because the truth in the movie “It’s A Wonderful Life” is what Millennials long for and they ar [...]

The son of a famous theologian and evangelist ripped into “prosperity gospel” pastor Joel Osteen, sa [...]

Then tar and feather them and defeat Trump’s deluded white Evangelical anti-science voters by voting [...]

No matter what. Photo credit: Gage Skidmore The post VIDEO: Let Me Explain Why Trump’s Core White Su [...]

Republicans have been enabling Trump’s agenda and that of the white Nazi militias for a very long ti [...]

I’m trying to save America from Trump… Let me explain. The post VIDEO: Here’s Why I’m Lying on the F [...]

BUT his craven theocratic Evangelical advisory board remains 100% pro-fascism/oligarchy hoping to tu [...]

In Charlottesville, Heather Heyer, was murdered. She died only yards away from heavily militarized a [...]

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 [...]

Some Thoughts and Feelings on the Aftermath of the ElectionWhen I saw that anger, hate and bigotry were going to win two nights ago, I had to unplug for a whil [...]

The Philosophy of Marvel's DaredevilEveryone is familiar with the most obvious tropes of superhero comics: exciting action sequences, sk [...]

How the Republican Party went from Lincoln to Trump, and the Democratic Party went from White Supremacy to ObamaWhen accused of promoting racist beliefs of policies, Republicans usually argue that it was their pa [...]

Simon Blackburn - Plato's RepublicThe term Utopia wasn't invented until 1516, when Thomas More published his now classic renditio [...]

Introduction to Symbolic & Philosophical LogicAlthough almost every activity human beings engage in requires some degree of reasoning, we're [...]

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Joan Sutherland shares why we must learn to trust the ebbs and flows of awakening — agreeing to all [...]

The writer's job, says Pico Iyer, is to watch his moods and thoughts, as captivating yet passin [...]

Our editor-in-chief, Melvin McLeod, talks to evolutionary psychologist and the author of "Why B [...]

Karen Maezen Miller on how the domestic practice of ancient Zen masters can lead us to intimate enco [...]

An introduction to the life and teachings of the Dalai Lama, teacher, educator, science enthusiast, [...]

More than 70 Buddhist teachers and community leaders have signed a letter to Myanmar's Buddhist [...]

Pema Khandro Rinpoche on a bodhisattva’s love. The post Open Your Heart Further appeared first on Li [...]

To commit to another person is to embark on an adventurous journey. You must be wise and patient to [...]

The new​ video for the late Leonard Cohen's "Leaving the Table" begins with what one [...]

Great meditators before us have laid out the path, but how can we be sure we’re following it genuine [...]

(Natural News) Blueberries are miraculous natural medicine. If they were prescription medications, t [...]

(Natural News) Researchers from Italy have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can detect si [...]

(Natural News) According to researchers from the University of Tasmania, taking two-week-long breaks [...]

(Natural News) A Harvard/University of British Columbia (UBC) study unmasked a serious emotional def [...]

(Natural News) Jimmy Kimmel thinks he’s funny and unfortunately, so do far too many Americans. But t [...]

(Natural News) Some Republican lawmakers have embarked on a last-ditch effort to begin the dismantli [...]

(Natural News) The cost of mining Bitcoin is quickly outpacing the dollar value of Bitcoin itself, n [...]

(Natural News) There is no doubt that the intense stresses and pressures of modern life have left ma [...]

(Natural News) A survey carried out by SimplyHealth revealed that the U.K.’s excessive sugar consump [...]

(Natural News) Hypochondriacs and extreme worriers, take heed of this advice: Taking the time to wri [...]

Science News
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The Hyperloop One Global Challenge recently wrapped up, and one of the winners was a team who propos [...]

At the European Planetary Science Conference in Riga this week, scientists urged Europe to remain co [...]

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL - Barely a year after NASA’s OSIRIS-REx robotic asteroid sampler launched o [...]

A new study by a team of researchers from the CfA argues that a Fast Radio Burst happens with every [...]

A new study from Brown University reveals that there may be a lot more surface ice on Mercury than p [...]

Hosts: Fraser Cain (universetoday.com / @fcain) Dr. Paul M. Sutter (pmsutter.com / @PaulMattSutter) [...]

Researchers are proposing a fleet of tiny electric sail powered satellites to explore over 300 separ [...]

A new study by a team from the University of Bordeaux has turned the Asteroid Belt's origins on [...]

A new study from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, with the support of NASA, has found evidence [...]

Aerospace giant Northrop Grumman will acquire Orbital ATK for approximately $9.2 billion, in a deal [...]

Quantum information pioneer Raymond Laflamme takes on new ChairWednesday Sep 20, 2017 Former IQC Dir [...]

Physics with a side of summer friendshipsThursday Aug 03, 2017 High-schoolers from across the globe [...]

EinsteinPlus: Come for the fun. Stay for the physics.Monday Jul 17, 2017 How Perimeter Institute’s a [...]

Perimeter voted among top Canadian workplacesThursday Jun 22, 2017 The inaugural Employee Recommende [...]

PSI celebrates another adventure in research and discoveryFriday Jun 16, 2017 Eighth class of Perime [...]

A new generation of NoethersTuesday May 30, 2017 Four talented physicists have been recruited as the [...]

Inside the Perimeter Magazine: Spring/Summer 2017Thursday May 25, 2017 For more than 150 years, Cana [...]

Raymond Laflamme wins CAP-CRM PrizeMonday Apr 24, 2017 IQC Executive Director's work in quantum [...]

Myers Named Among World's Most Influential Scientists for Third Straight YearWednesday Feb 22, [...]

Perimeter achieves double-hat-trick at Buchalter Cosmology PrizeTuesday Jan 17, 2017 For the third t [...]

Winter cold extremes linked to high-altitude polar vortex weakeningWhen the strong winds that circle the Arctic slacken, cold polar air can escape and cause extreme wi [...]

Flint's water crisis led to fewer babies and higher fetal death rates, researchers findAn estimated 275 fewer children were born in Flint, Michigan, while the city was using lead-contamin [...]

Babies can learn that hard work pays offA new study reveals babies as young as 15 months can learn the value of hard work. Researchers found [...]

Unique gene therapy prevents, reverses multiple sclerosis in animal modelMultiple sclerosis can be inhibited or reversed using a novel gene therapy technique that stops the [...]

Ancient DNA data fills in thousands of years of human prehistory in AfricaBy sequencing the ancient genomes of 15 individuals from different parts of Africa, researchers repo [...]

Scientists sequence asexual tiny worm whose lineage stretches back 18 million yearsA team of scientists has sequenced, for the first time, a tiny worm that belongs to a group of exclu [...]

Detecting cosmic rays from a galaxy far, far awayWhere do cosmic rays come from? Solving a 50-year-old mystery, a collaboration of researchers has di [...]

Jellyfish, with no brains, still seem to sleepThe discovery that primitive jellyfish sleep suggests that sleep is an ancient, evolutionarily conse [...]

Why poison frogs don't poison themselvesPoison frogs harbor some of the most potent neurotoxins we know, yet scientists have long wondered - [...]

Reconstructing how Neanderthals grew, based on an El Sidrón childHow did Neanderthals grow? Does modern man develop in the same way as Homo neanderthalensis did? How [...]

Can you spot September's Binocular Highlight from Mathew Wedel — spiral galaxy NGC 7331? Grab y [...]

If you loved seeing August's solar eclipse and are eager to see another one, don't miss th [...]

  Friday, September 22 • Low in the west-southwest during twilight, spot the thin waxing crescent Mo [...]

The post Orion rising among clouds appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

Researchers have found that a football-shaped, ultra-hot gas giant that’s being devoured by its host [...]

Astronomers have detected more extremely energetic cosmic particles coming from one side of the sky [...]

The post OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft 2 days before Earth Gravity-Assist Flyby appeared first on Sky & [...]

The post Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN (Sep.18,2017) appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

The post Details of Venus Atmosphere appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]